Publications & Presentations
Alfonzo, P. (2016). Teaching Google Scholar: A practical guide for librarians. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
Alfonzo, P. (2021). A Topology of Twitter Tactics: Tracing the Rhetorical Dimensions and Digital Labor of Networked Publics. Social Media+ Society, 7(2), 20563051211025514.
Alfonzo P. (2021). Getting Granular—Uncovering Actionable Insights for Effective Social Media Management in the Higher Education Sector. Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing.
Alfonzo P & Foust C. (2019). Campus activism in the digital age: A communicative ecology of #ConcernedStudent1950. Journal of Contemporary Rhetoric. 9(3/4).
Invited author: Alfonzo P. (2019). Mastering mobile through social media: Creating engaging content on Instagram and Snapchat. Library Technology Reports. 55(2).
Alfonzo P & Thompson P. (2018). Analysis of university Twitter follower growth using latent growth modeling. In ACM International Conference Proceeding Series presented at the 9th International Conference on Social Media and Society (pp. 231-235). Copenhagen, Denmark. July 18-20, 2018.
Vincent D, Hastings-Tolsma M, Gebhart S & Alfonzo P. (2015). Nurse practitioner clinical decision-making and evidence-based practice. The Nurse Practitioner Journal. 40(5), 47-54.
Alfonzo P & Batson J. (2014). Utilizing a co-teaching model to enhance digital literacy instruction for doctoral students. International Journal of Doctoral Studies. 9.
Alfonzo P. (2014). Using Twitter hashtags for information literacy instruction. Computers in Libraries. 19(4).
Alfonzo P, Sakraida TJ & Hastings-Tolsma M. (2013). Bibliometrics: Visualizing the impact of nursing research. Online Journal of Nursing Informatics. 18(1).
Alfonzo, P. (2020). Measuring the connective action of Black Lives Matter activists: A psychometric investigation into Twitter data. University of Denver's 2020 Virtual Research & Scholarship Showcase.
Top paper: Foust C & Alfonzo P. (2018). “Ashe!:” A Media Ecology of the 2015 University of Missouri Protests. National Communication Association 104th Annual Convention. Salt Lake City, Utah.
Alfonzo P & Thompson P. (2018). Analysis of University Twitter Follower Growth Using Latent Growth Modeling. 9th Annual International Conference on Social Media & Society. Copenhagen, Denmark.
Invited presenter: Alfonzo, P. (2016, June). Using Twitter in Point of Need Instruction. American Library Association Annual Conference. Orlando, FL.
Sakraida TJ, Alfonzo P, Hastings-Tolsma M & Hoffecker L. (2014, April). Bibliometric mapping & social network analysis: Novel approach to determine use of caring theory. Presentation at the Royal College of Nursing 2014 Annual International Nursing Research Conference. Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Alfonzo P, Sakraida TJ & Hastings-Tolsma M. (2014, April). Bibliometrics: A novel method to analyze theory impact in nursing research. Poster presentation at the Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Seattle, WA.
Alfonzo P. (2014, Feb 26-27). Creating an infographic contest at your library. 9th Annual Handheld Librarian Conference. Online.
Alfonzo P, (2013, November). Best tech tools for creating Twitter content. Learning and development session presented at the Annual Texas Social Media Research Institute Social Media Conference, Fort Worth, TX.