Top Fives of 2018

January 23rd, 2019 by Justine Withers Leave a reply »

Take a look back at 2018 with a selection of top 5 lists.

When you need a break from journal articles and data sets or want to keep current with long-form writing, peruse Gleeson’s Popular Reading collection. Titles go out for 30 days at a time to ensure everyone gets a crack at them. Last year’s most popular of the popular were:

  1. Bloodstains with Brontë by Katherine Bolger Hyde
  2. Happiness in this life : a passionate meditation on earthly existence by Pope Francis translated from the Italian by Oonagh Stransky AND Circe : a novel by Madeline Miller (tie)
  3. The female persuasion by Meg Wolitzer AND Calypso by David Sedaris AND The power : a novel by Naomi Alderman AND I’ll be gone in the dark : one woman’s obsessive search for the Golden State killer by Michelle McNamara (tie)

What was on the mind of USF last year? (Or on the syllabi?) The top five search terms in Fusion from October through December 2018:

  1. climate change
  2. social media
  3. globalization
  4. clinical nurse leader
  5. global warming

You searched for these journals most frequently in Journal Finder:

  1. Harvard Business Review
  2. Case Studies in Sports Management
  3. The New York Times
  4. Journal of Nursing Education
  5. Human Relations

You clicked on search results in Fusion most frequently from these resources:

  1. UWIRE Text (collected content from over 600 college newspapers)
  2. Journal of Business Investing
  3. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
  4. The New York Times
  5. The Washington Post

The most accessed databases in 2017:

  1. ProQuest Ebook Central
  2. CINAHL Complete
  3. PsycINFO
  4. EBSCO Ebook Collection
  5. Academic Search Complete

*Due to the way our system is set up, statistics for 2018 are not yet available.


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