Integrated Search Menu

Joseph Buenker

Profile photo
Assoc Librarian (FSC)
Academic Professional, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1006

Joe Buenker graduated with a B.A. in English literature from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in 1994 and a M.S. in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1996. Joe has been reading, researching, and collecting Louise Erdrich books and memorabilia as well as compiling a bibliography of writings by or about Erdrich since the early 1990s. Buenker has been employed as a librarian at Arizona State University since 2000.


Masters of Science (Library and Information Science). University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign, IL), 1996.

Bachelor of Arts (English). University of Wisconsin-Parkside (Kenosha, WI), 1994.

Research Interests: 

American Indian and Canadian First Nations literature

Anishinaabe/Chippewa/Ojibwe writer Louise Erdrich

Academic integrity

Plagiarism prevention and detection


Buenker, John D. and Joseph Buenker, eds. (2005). Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (3-volumes). Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe.
ISBN-10: 0765680513; ISBN-13: 9780765680518.
See library copy or Routledge (M.E. Sharpe) page.

Buenker, John D., Buenker, Joseph and Lorman A. Ratner. (2005). «Bibliographic Essays,» 687-741. In Multiculturalism in the United States: A Comparative Guide to Acculturation and Ethnicity (revised and expanded edition), eds. John D. Buenker and Lorman A. Ratner. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing.
ISBN-10: 0313324042; ISBN-13: 9780313324048.
See library copies or ABC-CLIO (Greenwood Publishing) page.

Buenker, Joseph. «Library and World Wide Web Resources,» 291-324. (2005). In Research Methods for Generalist Social Work (4th ed.) by Christine R. Marlow. Belmont, CA: Thomson Brooks/Cole.
ISBN-10: 0534541593; ISBN-13: 9780534541590
See library copies.