Fred Jenkins

Contact Information

  • Email: Fred Jenkins
  • Phone: 937-229-4272
  • Location: Roesch Library 106A

Fred Jenkins

Associate Dean for Collections and Operations; Professor; Joint Appointment with the Department of Religious Studies

  • Full-Time Faculty

Profile

Fred Jenkins oversees the Library collections, including special collections and the University Archives. He manages the materials budget, coordinates the selection of materials, handles licensing/vendor negotiations, coordinates assessment activities, and oversees building services. As part of his collection responsibilities, Dr. Jenkins is UD's representative on the OhioLINK Cooperative Information Resources Management Committee. He is also the subject librarian for English, Languages, and Philosophy.

Courses Taught

  • REL 492/592 Ecclesiastical Latin
  • REL 502, 504 Biblical Greek I-II
  • CLA 203 Classical Mythology
  • HST 303 History of the Roman Republic and Empire
  • PHL 240 Research Methodologies and Technologies
  • INS 250 Research Methods

Degrees

  • B.A., University of Cincinnati (1979)
  • A.M. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1981)
  • Ph.D. (1985); M.S (1986)

Professional Activities

  • American Philological Association
  • American Society of Papyrologists
  • Association of Ancient Historians
  • American Library Association

Research Interests

  • Greek and Latin prose
  • Later and medieval LatinHistory and
  • bibliography of classical scholarship

Selected Publications

Books

  • Jenkins, Fred W. Classical Studies: A Guide to the Reference Literature. 2nd ed. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2006.

Articles and Book Chapters

  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Fabius Pictor in Cicero’s De divinatione.” Mnemosyne 66 (2013): 129-132.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Nikandros (271-272).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2012. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Gauder, Heidi, and Fred W. Jenkins.  “Engaging Undergraduates in Discipline-Based Research.” Reference Services Review 40.2 (2012): 277-294.  http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?issn=0090-7324&volume=40&issue=2
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Xenomedes (442).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2012. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Horapollo (630).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington.   Leiden: Brill, 2012. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Andriskos (500).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington.   Leiden: Brill, 2012. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred. W. “Collecting to the Core: The Greco-Persian Wars.”  Against the Grain 23.5 (November 2011): 86-87.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Caecilius (183).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2011. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Polycharmos (770).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2011. http://www.brillonline.nl
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Hegesippos (391).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2010. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Menekrates (769).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2010. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Hermogenes (795).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2009. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Artemon (443)” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2009. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Hermogenes (851).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2009. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Metrophanes (796).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2009. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Timaios (848).” Brill's New Jacoby. Ed. Ian Worthington. Leiden: Brill, 2009. http://www.brillonline.nl.
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Ancient History.” Resources for College Libraries. Ed. Marcus Elmore, New Providence, NJ: Bowker, 2006. V. 3, 1-32. http://www.rclweb.net
  • Jenkins, Fred W. “Classical Languages and Literatures.” Resources for College Libraries. Ed. Marcus Elmore. New Providence, NJ: Bowker, 2006. V. 2, 397-450. http://www.rclweb.net
  • Jenkins, Fred W. ""A Lease of Land from the Tebtunis Grapheion Archive (P.Mich. inv. 672)."" Papyri in honorem Johannis Bingen octogenarii. Ed. Henri Melaerts. Leuven: Peeters, 2000. 245-248.