Denise is the library director and has been a librarian at UMHB for over 30 years.

Author Archives: Denise Karimkhani

How to Spot Fake News

Everyone is talking about “fake news” and the word itself was Collins’ Dictionary word of the year for 2017. Why should you care about whether your news is fake or real? Fake news can actually harm you — physically, mentally, or financially. For example, purveyors of false medical advice are rampant online and their bad...
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Fishing in a Landfill

The suggestion of going trout fishing in a landfill sounds both absurd and repulsive, but it provides a graphic analogy for discussion about Google and academic research. Google is popular and probably ranks as the favorite search engine for most people. It quickly and reliably delivers plenty of results, often millions, from a simple keyword...
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