The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy

The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy: Skills, Experiences, Practices and Strategies presents the tools that are necessary for the acquisition and development of a scientific culture. The work and profile of the information professional is no longer limited to the world of libraries. In countries with developing and peripheral economies that are seeking to reduce dependence on knowledge generated by rich countries it is necessary to develop and foster new professional profiles with high expertise in knowledge generation and management in order to support such paradigm shifts. This comprehensive book presents the case for this paradigm shift and is an ideal resource for information professionals who are interested in new avenues of exploration. Promotes the idea that an information professional is the right person to offer support in the knowledge economy Provides guidance on how to provide and develop a scientific culture in an institution Identifies information competencies that are important for information managers in scientific communication Redefines the profile of professional information graduates and identifies this new skillset as a job opportunity

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  • Author : Javier Tarango
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 148 pages
  • ISBN : 0128112239
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy

The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Javier Tarango,Juan D. Machin-Mastromatteo
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 16 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy

The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy: Skills, Experiences, Practices and Strategies presents the tools that are necessary for the acquisition and development of a scientific culture. The work and profile of the information professional is no longer limited to the world of libraries. In countries with developing and peripheral economies that are seeking to reduce dependence on knowledge generated by rich countries it is necessary to develop and foster new professional profiles with high expertise in knowledge

Boosting the Knowledge Economy

Boosting the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Francisco Javier Calzada-Prado
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 15 April 2015
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A traditional and often underestimated mission, learning services provision is increasingly being perceived by libraries, archives, museums and companies as an invaluable strategy to facilitate knowledge creation and innovation in the context of a knowledge-driven society. Boosting the Knowledge Economy provides a fresh look at this key area, presenting a comprehensive, international and up-to-date overview of learning services, from the basic concepts to cutting-edge practices and guidance on developing learning programmes. The first chapters introduce knowledge economy and learning services.

Handbook of Research on Records and Information Management Strategies for Enhanced Knowledge Coordination

Handbook of Research on Records and Information Management Strategies for Enhanced Knowledge Coordination
  • Author : Chisita, Collence Takaingenhamo,Enakrire, Rexwhite Tega,Durodolu, Oluwole Olumide,Tsabedze, Vusi Wonderboy,Ngoaketsi, Joseph M.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 15 January 2021
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The convergence of technologies and emergence of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary modus of knowledge production justify the need for research that explores the disinterestedness or interconnectivity of the information science disciplines. The quantum leap in knowledge production, increasing demand for information and knowledge, changing information needs, information governance, and proliferation of digital technologies in the era of ubiquitous digital technologies justify research that employs a holistic approach in x-raying the challenges of managing information in an increasingly knowledge- and technology-driven dispensation.

Recruitment, Development, and Retention of Information Professionals: Trends in Human Resources and Knowledge Management

Recruitment, Development, and Retention of Information Professionals: Trends in Human Resources and Knowledge Management
  • Author : Pankl, Elisabeth,Theiss-White, Danielle,Bushing, Mary C.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 28 February 2010
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"This book offers disparate yet important perspectives of various information professionals pertaining to recruitment, retention and career development of individuals within organizations"--Provided by publisher.

Human Resource Management in the Knowledge Economy

Human Resource Management in the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Mark L. Lengnick-Hall,Cynthia A. Lengnick-Hall
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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This book demonstrates that for businesses to thrive in today's economy, human resource managers must take on four new roles: human capital steward, knowledge facilitator, relationship builder, and rapid deployment specialist. Each role is discussed in detail using examples from leading businesses.

Staff Management in Library and Information Work

Staff Management in Library and Information Work
  • Author : Peter Jordan,Caroline Lloyd
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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This standard text has been fully revised and updated for its fourth edition to reflect continuing technological changes, as well as issues such as social inclusion, lifelong learning and European employment legislation. Chapter 1 on the working environment has been completely rewritten. The present environment brings problems of staff motivation, de-professionalization and the loss of control: Chapter 2 reminds readers of basic motivation theories, now presented in a more logical sequence, and how to deal with such problems. Chapter 3 on workforce planning

Knowledge Management in Libraries

Knowledge Management in Libraries
  • Author : Mohammad Nazim,Bhaskar Mukherjee
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 24 July 2016
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Knowledge Management in Libraries: Concepts, Tools and Approaches brings to the forefront the increasing recognition of the value of knowledge and information to individuals, organizations, and communities, providing an analysis of the concepts of Knowledge Management (KM) that prevails among the Library and Information Science (LIS) community. Thus, the book explores knowledge management from the perspective of LIS professionals. Furthermore, unlike most books on the topic, which address it almost exclusively in the context of a firm or an organization

Handbook of Information Management

Handbook of Information Management
  • Author : Alison Scammell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 September 2003
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This is effectively the eighth edition of Aslib's flagship reference work, Handbook of Special Librarianship and Information Work, which has provided the seminal text on modern information theory, practice, and procedure since 1957. Scammell draws on a substantial background of research and best practice to provide a pragmatic approach to information management in the workplace. This volume covers strategic, legal, management, and marketing issues and highlights the importance of new web-based delivery mechanisms. It includes contributions from outside the UK, mirroring

Knowledge Management in Libraries and Organizations

Knowledge Management in Libraries and Organizations
  • Author : Leda Bultrini,Sally McCallum,Wilda Newman,Julien Sempéré
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 18 December 2015
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The management of knowledge created in an organization not only enables reuse of knowledge, but also adds value to the organization itself. Preventing duplication of intellectual effort, it saves economic and human resources, leading to the creation of new information. This book gathers the wisdom of knowledge managers and researchers in the context of the library and will be a valuable reference source for all libraries.

Knowledge Management

Knowledge Management
  • Author : Ruth Rikowski
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 January 2007
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This book focuses on various aspects of KM - including social, political and philosophical perspectives; practical perspectives; cross-cultural perspectives and theoretical perspectives. It concludes with an alternative view on KM, emphasising how KM helps to ensure the success of the knowledge revolution. Brings different aspects of KM together, in one book Includes contributions from academics, librarians/information professionals, KM consultants and web-designers Emphasises the importance of both theory and practice in KM

Continuing Professional Development - Preparing for New Roles in Libraries: A Voyage of Discovery

Continuing Professional Development - Preparing for New Roles in Libraries: A Voyage of Discovery
  • Author : Paul Genoni,Graham Walton
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release : 02 May 2006
GET THIS BOOKContinuing Professional Development - Preparing for New Roles in Libraries: A Voyage of Discovery

Librarians and information workers the world over are faced with the constant challenge of remaining abreast of developments in their field. Rapid changes in technology and workplace roles threaten to make their skills obsolete unless they undertake constant professional development. This international collection presents a comprehensive overview of current continuing professional development theory and practice for those who manage and work in library and information services. Papers by academics and practitioners describe numerous innovative responses to emerging continuing education and

Managing Knowledge For Global And Collaborative Innovations

Managing Knowledge For Global And Collaborative Innovations
  • Author : Samuel K W Chu,Waltraut Ritter,Suliman Hawamdeh
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 26 November 2009
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In today's networked and interconnected world, improving communication, collaboration and knowledge sharing between people and organization is very important. Collaboration is more than just being connected through the Internet and various forms of social networks. Collaboration through information and communication technologies requires us to “prepare the mind” for partnerships. Many of the traditional business models, organizational structures, and educational systems are not yet ready for the new forms of collaboration that go beyond organizational boundaries. Concepts like “open innovation”, “value