Instruction & Information Services Unit Head
2007, MLIS, University of California, Los Angeles
2005, M.A. Political Science, California State University, Los Angeles
1997, B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
I am Unit Head of Instruction & Information Services at California State University, Fullerton's Pollak Library. I oversee a variety of services. I am subject liaison to the Departments of Nursing, Social Work, and Political Science. I teach information literacy courses in a variety of subjects, provide reference services, provide research consultations, and serve on a variety of teams and committees at the Pollak Library and the University.
Breitbach, W. & Prieto A. G. (2012) Text reference via Google Voice: a pilot study. Library Review 61(3), 188-198.
Breitbach, W. (2012) Web-scale discovery: A library of babel? In M. Popp & D. Dallis (Eds.), Planning and implementing resource discovery tools in academic libraries. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
Breitbach, W. & Lambert, J. E. (2011). Patron-driven ebook acquisition. Computers in Libraries, 31(6), 17-20.
Breitbach, W. & DeMars, M. (2009) Enhancing virtual reference: Techniques and technologies to engage users and enrich interaction. Internet Reference Services Quarterly 14(3), 82-91.
Breitbach, W., Mallard, M., & Sage, R. (2009) Using Meebo's embedded IM for academic reference services: a case study. Reference Services Review 37(1), 83-98.