• Peter Fritzler (he/him) is a Sciences Librarian at UNC Wilmington. His primary duties include information literacy instruction and reference along with teaching and research support for several science departments on campus. He also serves as the Faculty Advisor to the UNCW Surf Club. Website: https://library.uncw.edu/staff/peter_fritzler
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2012-08-01 Four for Four: UNCW Place in Top Four for Fourth Consecutive YearLocal-Sessions.  6:28. 2012-08-01
    2012-04-01 UNCW: East Coast ChampsLocal-Sessions.  5:28. 2012-04-01
    2011-08-01 Dinner with the Champ: An Evening with Tony SilvagniLocal-Sessions.  n/a:12-13. 2011-08-01
    2010-08-01 Surf It, Save ItLocal-Sessions.  n/a:30. 2010-08-01
    2010-06-01 An Invitation to the Lifestyle: Remembering the Record BarLocal-Sessions.  n/a:20-21. 2010-06-01
    2010-04-01 It's not Figure Eight, but it's OkayLocal-Sessions.  n/a:4. 2010-04-01
    2010-01-01 Icons of Surf: Jim SullivanLocal-Sessions.  n/a:34. 2010-01-01
    2009-08-01 Professor’s Point: Michael DurakoLocal-Sessions.  n/a:16. 2009-08-01
    2009-04-01 Professor’s Point: Dylan McNamaraLocal-Sessions.  n/a:8. 2009-04-01
    2009-02-01 Icons of Surf: East Coast Surfboardslocal-sessions.  n/a:36. 2009-02-01
    2009-02-01 Waive if You Surf in FijiLocal-Sessions.  n/a:8. 2009-02-01
    2008-12-01 Professor’s Point: Simone NguyenLocal-Sessions.  n/a:12. 2008-12-01
    2008-08-01 Professor’s Point: Suzy BlakeLocal-Sessions.  n/a:22. 2008-08-01
    2008-07-01 Professor’s Point: John BennettLocal-Sessions.  n/a:10. 2008-07-01
    2008-04-01 Eastern ArchetypeLocal-Sessions.  n/a:10. 2008-04-01


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    2020-01-01 Bonding and building relationships through an academic makerspace -- Makerspaces for adults: Best practices and great projects.  Rowman & Littlefield. 159-164. 2020-01-01
    2020-01-01 Collaborating Across the Institution to Deliver Makerspace Services to Students -- Makerspaces for Adults: Best Practices and Great Projects.  Rowman & Littlefield. 2020-01-01
    2020-01-01 Dewey Decimated! Creating an Immersive Escape Room from Beginning to End -- Games and Gamification in Academic Libraries.  Association of College and Research Libraries. 2020-01-01


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    2010-04-01 Open Access JournalsCenter for Teaching Excellence Newsletter. p. 4. 2010-04-01


    Research Overview

  • information seeking behavior; information literacy; science librarianship; undergraduate research; libraries as place; open access; intellectual freedom; history of scientific communication; history of surfing.
  • Investigator On

  • Makerspace in the Classroom 2019-07-01 - 2020-08-01
  • Teaching Overview

  • library instruction; information literacy; undergraduate research; history of surfing.
  • Full Name

  • Peter Fritzler