Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society

Written By Barbara Dewey
Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 September 2010
  • ISBN : 1780630387
  • Pages : 208 pages
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Download or read book entitled Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society by author: Barbara Dewey which was release on 01 September 2010 and published by Elsevier with total page 208 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society explores critical aspects of research library transformation needed for successful transition into the 21st century multicultural environment. The book is written by leaders in the field who have real world experience with transformational change and thought-provoking ideas for the future of research libraries, academic librarianship, research collections, and the changing nature of global scholarship within a higher education context. Authors are leaders in the research libraries field from a variety of countries Thought provoking chapters will help guide research library transformation globally Contains a diversity of thinking on research librarianship in the 21st century

Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society

Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society
  • Author : Barbara Dewey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Transforming Research Libraries for the Global Knowledge Society explores critical aspects of research library transformation needed for successful transition into the 21st century multicultural environment. The book is written by leaders in the field who have real world experience with transformational change and thought-provoking ideas for the future of research ...

Advances in Library Administration and Organization

Advances in Library Administration and Organization
  • Author : Delmus E. Williams,Janine Golden,Jennifer K. Sweeney
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-06-16
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Volume 33 of Advances in Library Administration and Organization brings together a range of diverse and reflective essays to provide strategies that will be of value in addressing challenges faced by current and future library managers....

Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Author : Janet Crum,Samantha Schmehl Hines
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-04-29
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Libraries have recently begun doing more to support entrepreneurship and innovation within their communities. This volume explores how this has come about, looking at libraries from across North America, Europe and Africa, and helps position readers to better understand what is happening, and how this can be brought to further ...

Open Access and the Library

Open Access and the Library
  • Author : Anja Oberländer,Torsten Reimer
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-04-04
  • Total pages : 142
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Libraries are places of learning and knowledge creation. Over the last two decades, digital technology—and the changes that came with it—have accelerated this transformation to a point where evolution starts to become a revolution. The wider Open Science movement, and Open Access in particular, is one of these ...

Changing Roles of NGOs in the Creation Storage and Dissemination of Information in Developing Countries

Changing Roles of NGOs in the Creation  Storage  and Dissemination of Information in Developing Countries
  • Author : Steve W. Witt
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2008-11-03
  • Total pages : 146
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are growing exponentially. In 1993, the Yearbook of International Organizations listed 16,000 internationally recognized NGOs. By 2004, this number was 63,000. With this increase comes a staggering growth in the activities and intellectual output of NGOs working on a local and international level. As the mission of both libraries and NGOs ...

Developing Knowledge Societies for Distinct Country Contexts

Developing Knowledge Societies for Distinct Country Contexts
  • Author : Lopes, Nuno Vasco,Baguma, Rehema
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-12-18
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Through knowledge societies, people have capabilities to acquire information and to transform that information into knowledge and information, which empowers them to enhance their lives and to contribute to the social-economic development. The practical application of knowledge into innovation and how this process from research to development to application can ...

Access to Knowledge in India

Access to Knowledge in India
  • Author : Ramesh Subramanian,Lea Shaver
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2011-09-30
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : This is the third volume in our Access to Knowledge series. India is a $1 trillion economy which nevertheless struggles with a very high poverty rate and very low access to knowledge for almost seventy percent of its population which lives in rural areas. This volume features four parts on current ...

Building the Knowledge Society on the Internet Sharing and Exchanging Knowledge in Networked Environments

Building the Knowledge Society on the Internet  Sharing and Exchanging Knowledge in Networked Environments
  • Author : Bolisani, Ettore
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2008-06-30
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : "In today's networked societies, a key factor of the social and economic success is the capability to exchange, transfer, and share knowledge. This book provides research on the topic providing a foundation of an emerging and multidisciplinary field"--Provided by publisher....

Data Mining Applications for Empowering Knowledge Societies

Data Mining Applications for Empowering Knowledge Societies
  • Author : Rahman, Hakikur
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2008-07-31
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Presents an overview of the main issues of data mining, including its classification, regression, clustering, and ethical issues. Provides readers with knowledge enhancing processes as well as a wide spectrum of data mining applications....

LASIE

LASIE
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Read online LASIE written by , published by which was released on 2001. Download full LASIE Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Transition to the Knowledge Society

Transition to the Knowledge Society
  • Author : Canada. Human Resources Development Canada,University of British Columbia. Institute for European Studies
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 463
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : This text describes the implications of ICTs, their potential for increased productions, and their impact on jobs, skill development, wages, and income. The authors address issues of distribution and equity - particularly with respect to disparities involving class, gender, ethnicity, and age....

ACRL Publications in Librarianship

ACRL Publications in Librarianship
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1975
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : This volume addresses an emerging yet largely unexamined strategic priority for academic and research libraries: interdisciplinarity in the academy. As colleges and universities chart new areas for knowledge creation, teaching, learning, outreach and service, libraries face challenges in developing their response to these transformational changes in higher education. The global ...

Libraries Without Walls 2

Libraries Without Walls 2
  • Author : Peter Brophy,Shelagh Fisher,Zoë Clarke,Manchester Metropolitan University. Centre for Research in Library and Information Management
  • Publisher : Library Assn Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 177
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : Read online Libraries Without Walls 2 written by Peter Brophy,Shelagh Fisher,Zoë Clarke,Manchester Metropolitan University. Centre for Research in Library and Information Management, published by Library Assn Pub Limited which was released on 1998. Download full Libraries Without Walls 2 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Towards Knowledge Societies

Towards Knowledge Societies
  • Author : Roger-Pol Droit,Unesco
  • Publisher : UNESCO
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : This report urges governments to expand quality education for all, increase community access to information and communication technology, and improve cross-border scientific knowledge-sharing, in an effort to narrow the digital and "knowledge" divides between the North and South and move towards a "smart" form of sustainable human development. It makes ...

Creativity and the Global Knowledge Economy

Creativity and the Global Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Michael A. Peters,Simon Marginson,Peter Murphy
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 289
  • ISBN : 1780630387
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Summary : This is a major work by three international scholars at the cutting edge of new research that investigates the emerging set of complex relationships between creativity, design, research, higher education and knowledge capitalism. It highlights the role of the creative and expressive arts, of performance, of aesthetics in general, and ...