Category: Library – General

Nice Article about a Very Distinctive Library in Oaxaca, Mexico

by on December 4, 2016 11:41 am
Please see: Wild Books in Oaxaca by Theo Ellin Ballew December 4, 2016

New AALL [American Association of Law Libraries] White Paper: "Defining ROI: Law Library Best Practices" ...

by on November 5, 2016 12:52 pm
…please see the 49-page document here. The table of contents of the white paper reads: 7. Leveraging Narratives: Communicating Value with Qualitative Content By Roger V. Skalbeck 11. “Show Me the Value!” By Joan S. Howland 16. Measuring ROI for Business Development Initiatives By Martin Korn 21. ROI for Government Law Libraries By Steven P. Anderson… Read more New AALL [American Association of Law Libraries] White Paper: "Defining ROI: Law Library Best Practices" ...

New Article Recounting Recent Study of the Necessary Competencies of Digital Librarians (who are coming to dominate library and information science jobs)...

by on November 2, 2016 2:01 pm
…Please see here: Identifying Digital Librarian Competencies According to the Analysis of Newly Emerging IT-based LIS Jobs in 2013 By Rahim Shahbazi & Aziz Hedayati The Journal of Academic Librarianship Volume 42, Issue 5, September 2016, Pages 542–550 Abstract The main purpose of this research is to identify the necessary competencies for the “Digital Librarian”… Read more New Article Recounting Recent Study of the Necessary Competencies of Digital Librarians (who are coming to dominate library and information science jobs)...