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Maria Kochis
Subject Areas
Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Russian.

Services for Faculty
Course and assignment specific library instruction, Professional Research Consultations, Course Guides, Purchase Requests.

Services for Students
One-on-one and small group research help by appointment or on a drop-in basis. Phone and email research support.

Research Guides
Civil Engineering Online Resources
Civil Engineering Reference Books
Computer Science Online Resources
Computer Science Selected Reference Books
Construction Management Selected Books
EEE Online Resources
EEE Reference Books
Mechanical Engineering Online Resources
Mechanical Engineering Reference Books

Education
Masters in Library Science, University of Pittsburgh
BA, English, St. Mary’s College Maryland

Publications/Presentations
Journal Articles
Kochis, Maria “Banking on the Backlist.” Library Journal 129.17 (2004) 44-45. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. CA State U, Sacramento Lib.6 Feb. 2007.

Almaraz Ruben T. and Maria Kochis. “Microscale Capillary Electrophoresis: a Complete Experiment for Chemistry and the Undergraduate Junior or Senior Level.” 80.3 (2003) 316-317.

Book Reviews
Kochis, Maria. Rev. of Americans in Conversation with Tolstoy: Selected Accounts, 1887-1923 edited by Peter Sekirin. Library Journal 1 Jan. 2007:108.
Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. CA State U, Sacramento Lib.6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of At the Same Time: Essays and Speeches by Susan Sontag. Library Journal 1 Jan 2007:111. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. CA State U, Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of Dostoevsky: The Scandal of Reason, by Maria Nemlova Benerjee.  Library Journal 15 Nov. 2006:71. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of The Horizontal World: Growing Up Wild in the Middle of  Nowhere, by  Debra Marquart. Library Journal 1 Jul. 2006:78. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of Stuart: A Life Backwards. by Alexander Masters. Library Journal, 1 Jun. 2006: 131. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of Chekhov:  Scenes from a Life. by Rosamund Bartlet.  Library Journal, 1 Jun. 2006:117. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Wild Girls:  Paris, Sappho & Art:  The Lives and Loves of Natalie Barney & Romain Brooks. by Diana Souhami.  Library Journal 15 Dec 2005:131. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Diary, 1901-1969. by Kornei Chukovsky.  Library Journal 1 Nov. 2005:76. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of The Year of Magical Thinking. by Joan Didion.  Library Journal 1 Sept. 2005:140-141. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Twilight of Love:  Travels with Turgenev. by Robert Dessaix.  Library Journal 15 June 2005:71.
Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U., Sacramento Lib.  6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Little Chapel on the River:  A Pub, a Town, and the Search for What Matters Most. by Gwendolyn Bounds.  Library Journal 15 May 2005:132. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO.  CA State U., Sacramento Lib.  6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Mistress Bradstreet: The Untold Life of America’s First Poet. by Charlotte Gordon.  Library Journal 1 April 2005:94. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO, CA State U. Sacramento Lib.  6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Break, Blow, Burn. by Camille Paglia.  Library Journal 15 March 2005:86.  Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO, CA State U.  Sacramento Lib.  6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of  Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott.  Library Journal 1 March 2005:84-86. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO, CA State U.  Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of A Bookshelf of Our Own:  Works That Changed Women’s Lives. by Deborah Felder.  Library Journal 1 Jan 2005:111. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO, CA State U.  Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of The Dostoevsky Encyclopedia. by Kenneth Lantz. Library Journal 1 Nov. 2004:124. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO, CA State U.  Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Moscow Memoirs: Memories of Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam, and Literary Russia Under Stalin.  by Emma Gerstein. Library Journal 15 Sept. 2004:57. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U.  Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Dostoevsky: Life & Times. By Richard Freeborn.  Library Journal 15 July 2004:82. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria. Rev. of Never Marry a Woman with Big Feet: Women in Proverbs from Around the World by Mineke Schipper.  Library Journal 15 July 2004:92.
Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Amerika: Russian Writers View the United States by Mikhail Iossel and Jeff Parker.  Library Journal 15 May 2004:84. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO.  CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Sontag & Kael:  Opposites Attract Me by Craig Seligman. Library Journal 1 May 2004:108. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO.  CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of The Gardens of Emily Dickinson by Judith Farr and Louise Carter.  Library Journal 1 Mar 2004:75. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO.  CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Heartbreakers: Violent Women in Modern American Literature and Culture.  by Josephine Hendin.  Library Journal  15 Jan 2004:110. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO.  CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007. 

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Every War Has Two Losers:  William Stafford on Peace and War.  by Kim Stafford.  Library Journal 15 Dec 2003:117. Academic Search Elite.  EBSCO. CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb. 2007.

Kochis, Maria.  Rev. of Teaching with Fire:  Poetry that Sustains the Courage To Teach.  By Samuel M Intratov and Megan Scribner.  Library Journal 15 Dec 2003:135. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO.  CA State U. Sacramento Lib. 6 Feb 2007.

Professional Memberships
ALA
American Society for Engineering Education – Engineering Librarians Division

Current University Service

Library Exhibits Committee
National Library Week Committee
Interdisciplinary Center for Sustainability
Maria Kochis
Maria Kochis
Librarian, Reference
Office: Library 2015
Email: kochism@csus.edu
Phone: (916) 278-6798
Fax: (916) 278-5661