Katie Chamberlain Kritikos

PhD Student

Education

M.L.I.S. (2010), University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science
J.D. (2009), University of Illinois College of Law
B.A., summa cum laude (English, 2006), University of Alabama (Phi Beta Kappa)

Research Interests

Intellectual Freedom
Privacy
Open Access
Scholarly Communication
Information Policy

Professional Societies / Memberships

American Library Association
Association for College and Research Libraries
Freedom to Read Foundation Board of Trustees
Illinois State Bar Association

Awards

2016 IFLA National Committee Fellow.  Awarded by the American Library Association as one of fifty scholarships to attend the World Library and Information Congress of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions in Columbus, Ohio (Aug. 13-19, 2016).  Funded by $50,000 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (grant number RE-00-15-0108-15).

2016 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholar.  Awarded by the Freedom to Read Foundation to attend the Annual Conference of the American Library Association, Orlando, Florida (June 23-28, 2016).  Funded by Freedom to Read Foundation.

Chancellor’s Graduate Student Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2015-2016.

Publications

Kritikos, K. C., & Zimmer, M. T. (2017).  Privacy policies and practices with cloud-based services in public libraries: An exploratory case of BiblioCommons.  Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy2(1).

Kritikos, K. C. (2016).  Thoughts on trigger warnings: Spoiler alerts at best and censorship at worst? (Column).  Journal of Information Ethics25(2), 14-15.

Kritikos, K. C. (2016, July 7).  Balancing free speech and social justice to secure the future of intellectual freedom.  Office for Intellectual Freedom Blog.  Available at http://www.oif.ala.org/oif/?p=6896.

Lipinski, T. A. and Kritikos, K. C. (2016).  Copyright reform and the library and patron use of non-text or mixed-text grey literature: A comparative analysis of approaches and opportunities for change.  The Grey Journal: International Journal on Grey Literature, 12(2), pp. 67-82.

Scholarly Activities

Research Assistant, 2016-2018.  “Mapping Privacy and Surveillance Dynamics in Emerging Mobile Ecosystems: Practices and Contexts in the Netherlands and U.S.”  Center for Information Policy Research, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Funded by National Science Foundation EAGER (Early-Concept Grants for Exploratory Research) Grant.

Research Assistant, Summer 2016.  Center for Information Policy Research, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Conference Presentations

Lipinski, T. A. & Kritikos, K. C. (2017, Oct. 23).  How open access policies affect access to grey literature in university digital repositories: A case study of iSchools.  Paper accepted at GL19 International Conference on Grey Literature, Rome, Italy.

Lipinski, T. A. & Kritikos, K. C. (2017, May 26).  Legal and policy implications of licenses between LIS open access journal publishers and authors: A qualitative case study.  Paper presented at QQML2017 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference, Limerick, Ireland.

Kritikos, K. C. & Zimmer, M. T. (2017, April 21).  Privacy policies and practices with cloud-based services in public libraries: An exploratory case of BiblioCommons.  Presentation at Data and Ethics: Information Ethics Roundtable 2017, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois.

Kritikos, K. C. (2017, May 31).  Privacy and cloud computing in public libraries: The case of BiblioCommons.  Paper presented at Annual School of Information Studies Student Research Day, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Received second place for Best Ph.D. Student Research Paper.

Kritikos, K. C. (2016, June 27).  Balancing free speech and social justice to secure the future of intellectual freedom.  Intellectual Freedom Committee-Association of American Publishers Program.  Invited presentation at Annual Conference and Exhibition of the American Library Association, Orlando, Florida.

Kritikos, K. C. (2016, April 21).  Another dimension: Practical, legal, and ethical considerations of 3D printing in academic libraries.  Presentation at Annual Conference of the Wisconsin Association of Academic Libraries, Green Lake, Wisconsin.

Lipinski, T. A. & Kritikos, K. C. (2015, Dec. 1).  Copyright reform and the library and patron use of non-text or mixed-text grey literature: A comparative analysis of approaches and opportunities for change.  Paper presented at GL17 International Conference on Grey Literature: A New Wave of Textual and Non-Textual Grey Literature, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Kritikos, K. C. (2015, Dec. 2).  Orphan works in the United States.  Poster presented at GL17 International Conference on Grey Literature, Amsterdam, Netherlands.