Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors

Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors: International Perspectives on Library Management presents a series of conversations with the directors of major academic and research libraries. The book offers insight, analysis, and personal anecdote from leaders in the library field, giving a unique perspective on how the modern library operates. Readers will learn about the most up-to-date trends and practices in the LIS profession from the directors of 24 internationally acclaimed academic and research libraries in Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, and the UK and USA. This is the first book focusing on leaders and managers of library institutions to offer a global outlook. Facing the need to respond to the expectations of changing populations that librarians strive to serve, this book aims to develop a new understanding of the core values of academic and research libraries, and asks how librarians can innovate, adapt, and flourish in a rapidly shifting professional landscape. Presents conversations with library leaders from 24 major institutions Offers a global perspective on the operation and management of libraries Discusses the director’s impact on institutional structures and future landscapes Gives insights based on first-hand experience

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  • Author : Patrick Lo
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 524 pages
  • ISBN : 0081027478
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors

Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors
  • Author : Patrick Lo,Dickson Chiu,Allan Cho,Brad Allard
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 01 December 2018
GET THIS BOOKConversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors

Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors: International Perspectives on Library Management presents a series of conversations with the directors of major academic and research libraries. The book offers insight, analysis, and personal anecdote from leaders in the library field, giving a unique perspective on how the modern library operates. Readers will learn about the most up-to-date trends and practices in the LIS profession from the directors of 24 internationally acclaimed academic and research libraries in Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland,

Literacy and Reading Programmes for Children and Young People: Case Studies from Around the Globe

Literacy and Reading Programmes for Children and Young People: Case Studies from Around the Globe
  • Author : Patrick Lo,Stephanie H. S. Wu,Andrew J. Stark,Bradley Allard
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 27 January 2022
GET THIS BOOKLiteracy and Reading Programmes for Children and Young People: Case Studies from Around the Globe

Literacy and Reading Programmes for Children and Young People: Case Studies from Around the Globe presents interviews with over 40 librarians from around the world who tell of their library programs. The volumes are arranged geographically with Volume 1 offering interviews from library professionals from the USA and Europe, and with Volume 2 sharing programs from Asia, Africa, Australia, and the Middle East. The volumes highlight the diversity of the types of programs catering to the varying needs of children and young adults

Intelligent Analytics With Advanced Multi-Industry Applications

Intelligent Analytics With Advanced Multi-Industry Applications
  • Author : Sun, Zhaohao
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 08 January 2021
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Many fundamental technological and managerial issues surrounding the development and implementation of intelligent analytics within multi-industry applications remain unsolved. There are still questions surrounding the foundation of intelligent analytics, the elements, the big characteristics, and the effects on business, management, technology, and society. Research is devoted to answering these questions and understanding how intelligent analytics can improve healthcare, mobile commerce, web services, cloud services, blockchain, 5G development, digital transformation, and more. Intelligent Analytics With Advanced Multi-Industry Applications is a critical

World ́s Leading National, Public, Monastery and Royal Library Directors

World ́s Leading National, Public, Monastery and Royal Library Directors
  • Author : Patrick Lo,Allan Cho,Dickson K.W. Chiu
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 25 September 2017
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General directors who have all made their marks in the field of librarianship report from a variety of perspectives, including economic, social, educational, cultural developmental, and political. This information could increase the understanding of the managerial decisions, and other factors that affect the decisions and determine the library’s overall policy and operations.

Creating Leaders

Creating Leaders
  • Author : Irene M. H. Herold
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 September 2015
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In the past 30 years, the field of librarianship has increasingly recognized the importance of targeted programs for leadership development. The first of these were designed and offered by the Association of Research Libraries and evolved from their Management Skills Institutes. This book describes 18 programs that have been created to fulfill not only a need but also a growing demand for formal education and training programs. The chapters in this book discuss within a common framework the major programs that already

Proactive Marketing for the New and Experienced Library Director

Proactive Marketing for the New and Experienced Library Director
  • Author : Melissa U.D. Goldsmith,Anthony J. Fonseca
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 26 August 2014
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Academic libraries have continually looked for technological solutions to low circulation statistics, under-usage by students and faculty, and what is perceived as a crisis in relevance, seeing themselves in competition with Google and Wikipedia. Academic libraries, however, are as relevant as they have been historically, as their primary functions within their university missions have not changed, but merely evolved. Going beyond the Gate Count argues that the problem is not relevance, but marketing and articulation. This book offers theoretical reasoning

FoolÕs Gold

FoolÕs Gold
  • Author : Mark Y. Herring
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 12 August 2009
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This work skeptically explores the notion that the internet will soon obviate any need for traditional print-based academic libraries. It makes a case for the library’s staying power in the face of technological advancements (television, microfilm, and CD-ROM’s were all once predicted as the contemporary library’s heir-apparent), and devotes individual chapters to the pitfalls and prevarications of popular search engines, e-books, and the mass digitization of traditional print material.

Library as Place

Library as Place
  • Author : Geoffrey T. Freeman,Council on Library and Information Resources
  • Publisher : Council on Library Resources
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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What is the role of a library when users can obtain information from any location? And what does this role change mean for the creation and design of library space? Six authors an architect, four librarians, and a professor of art history and classics explore these questions this report. The authors challenge the reader to think about new potential for the place we call the library and underscore the growing importance of the library as a place for teaching, learning,

Liaison Engagement Success

Liaison Engagement Success
  • Author : Ellen Hampton Filgo,Sha Towers
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 June 2021
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This book prepares academic liaison librarians for successful engagement whether they are new to the profession, new to liaison librarianship, or part of a transitioning organization.

Inside the World's Major East Asian Collections

Inside the World's Major East Asian Collections
  • Author : Patrick Lo,Dickson KW Chiu,Allan Cho
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 03 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKInside the World's Major East Asian Collections

Inside the World’s Major East Asian Collections examines the rise of the “LAM,” an acronym that stands for libraries, archives and museums. In doing so, this book profiles leading experts—librarians, archivists and museum curators—who specialise in East Asian collections from across the world. In examining the dynamically shifting role of the cultural institution in the context of managing information and collections, this book provides important themes offered by these cultural experts in understanding the necessary professional skills,

The Complete Guide to RFPs for Libraries

The Complete Guide to RFPs for Libraries
  • Author : Frances C. Wilkinson,Sever Bordeianu
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 03 August 2018
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This comprehensive book covers the philosophy behind RFPs to prime readers to understand how to most effectively write them and provides instruction on navigating the submission process as it applies to multiple types of libraries. • Teaches readers how to acquire an appropriate product from a vendor at the lowest price • Provides practical examples of questions to use in various RFPs as well as lessons learned • Includes sample RFPs and evaluation materials • Incorporates perspectives of librarians and vendors with experience in

Academic Library Impact

Academic Library Impact
  • Author : Lynn Silipigni Connaway,William Harvey (Software engineer),Vanessa Kitzie,Stephanie Mikitish
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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Best practices developed by the profession in capturing and emphasizing academic libraries' contributions to student learning, success, and experience.

Diversity and Inclusion in Libraries

Diversity and Inclusion in Libraries
  • Author : Shannon D. Jones,Beverly Murphy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 24 July 2019
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This book explores some of the challenges that libraries and librarians face due to diversity and inclusion issues among library staff, as well as the patrons that they serve. Its goal is to increase awareness of and sensitivity to the social, cultural, and educational needs of everyone involved.