Collaboration and the Academic Library

Written By Jeremy Atkinson
Collaboration and the Academic Library
  • Publsiher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 01 February 2018
  • ISBN : 0081022883
  • Pages : 270 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Collaboration and the Academic Library written by Jeremy Atkinson which was release on 01 February 2018, this book published by Chandos Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Collaboration and the Academic Library: Internal and External, Local and Regional, National and International explores the considerable change that has affected universities and academic libraries in recent years. Given this complex and important context, it is clear that the academic library increasingly needs to operate in partnership with its users and other professionals and organizations to be successful in meeting the needs of its clientele. Academic librarians need to work closely with client groups so that services are relevant, and close partnerships with other professionals need to be forged to provide seamless services for users. The book looks at all aspects of collaboration affecting academic libraries, both internally and externally, to help the reader understand future directions for collaborative activities in a complex and difficult working environment. Considers collaboration issues affecting academic libraries Covers both internal and external collaboration Provides readers with direction for collaborative activities Shows how academic librarians can work with client groups to keep services relevant

Collaboration and the Academic Library

Collaboration and the Academic Library
  • Author : Jeremy Atkinson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-02-01
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Collaboration and the Academic Library: Internal and External, Local and Regional, National and International explores the considerable change that has affected universities and academic libraries in recent years. Given this complex and important context, it is clear that the academic library increasingly needs to operate in partnership with its users ...

Building Bridges

Building Bridges
  • Author : Anne Langley,Edward Gray,K T L Vaughan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2006-01-31
  • Total pages : 164
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Intended for academic libraries, this book covers all aspects of collaboration. Technology has increased the need for, and the ability to, collaborate at work; the first part of the book contains a discussion of: the basic how's and why's of collaboration; building an environment where collaboration can flourish; descriptions and ...

Space and Organizational Considerations in Academic Library Partnerships and Collaborations

Space and Organizational Considerations in Academic Library Partnerships and Collaborations
  • Author : Doherty, Brian
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-04-25
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : A vital component of any academic institution, libraries are held to and expected to maintain certain standards. In order to meet these standards and better accommodate the student and faculty body they serve, many libraries are recognizing the benefit of forging relationships with other professional and academic entities. Space and ...

Academic Libraries and Collaborative Research Services

Academic Libraries and Collaborative Research Services
  • Author : Carrie Forbes
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2022-10-15
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Here's what you need to know to establish your library's place in the new collaborative research arena by adapting existing library services and practices as well as adding new support services....

Collaboration in Libraries and Learning Environments

Collaboration in Libraries and Learning Environments
  • Author : Maxine Melling,Margaret Weaver
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-12-20
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : The changing environment in higher education requires different approaches to be taken to the provision of professional support services. This may result in the development of outsourced shared services, the convergence of many different student-facing services or the development of more active collaborative networks. This collection of essays considers the ...

Technology Centered Academic Library Partnerships and Collaborations

Technology Centered Academic Library Partnerships and Collaborations
  • Author : Doherty, Brian
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-06-09
  • Total pages : 309
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : In order to meet the needs of a changing and demanding society, many academic institutions face great competition for highly coveted, yet dwindling, resources. Traditionally, libraries were a centralized focus on any campus; however, these facilities are now facing budget cuts and decreased resources, forcing them to seek out the ...

Partnerships and New Roles in the 21st Century Academic Library

Partnerships and New Roles in the 21st Century Academic Library
  • Author : Bradford Lee Eden
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2015-09-18
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : The fifth volume in this series focuses on partnerships and new roles for libraries in the 21st century. It includes such topics as consulting, coaching, and assessment partnerships, university commercialization, adult student support, librarian-faculty partnerships, creating and staffing the information commons, MOOCs, embedding librarians, and digital badging,...

Cooperation and Collaboration Initiatives for Libraries and Related Institutions

Cooperation and Collaboration Initiatives for Libraries and Related Institutions
  • Author : Chisita, Collence Takaingenhamo
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-09-20
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : At a time when budgets are dwindling, libraries must overcome insularity through collaborative initiatives that allow them to support each other through resource sharing and networking. These collaborative networks can expand beyond libraries to include cooperative efforts with archives and museums in order to surpass challenges in the digital era. ...

Research Anthology on Collaboration Digital Services and Resource Management for the Sustainability of Libraries

Research Anthology on Collaboration  Digital Services  and Resource Management for the Sustainability of Libraries
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-01-15
  • Total pages : 1096
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Faced with increased budget cuts, libraries must continue to advance their services through new technologies and practices in order to keep pace with the rapid changes society is currently facing. The once traditional in-person services offered can no longer be the only option, and to keep themselves afloat, libraries must ...

Practical Strategies for Academic Library Managers Leading with Vision Through All Levels

Practical Strategies for Academic Library Managers  Leading with Vision Through All Levels
  • Author : Frances C. Wilkinson,Rebecca L. Lubas
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Looking for tips on how to work towards your overall vision while remaining productive on the frontlines? The book gives you fresh ideas for balancing your managerial duties with day-to-day responsibilities in the academic library. • Presents the first approach to managing, leading, and practicing simultaneously • Incorporates chapters written by 10 different ...

Empowering People Collaboration between Finnish and Namibian University Libraries

Empowering People Collaboration between Finnish and Namibian University Libraries
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : University of Tampere
  • Release Date : 2022-08-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Download or read online Empowering People Collaboration between Finnish and Namibian University Libraries written by , published by University of Tampere which was released on . Get Empowering People Collaboration between Finnish and Namibian University Libraries Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Dynamic Research Support in Academic Libraries

Dynamic Research Support in Academic Libraries
  • Author : Starr Hoffman
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-03-16
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : This inspiring book will enable academic librarians to develop excellent research and instructional services and create a library culture that encompasses exploration, learning and collaboration. Higher education and academic libraries are in a period of rapid evolution. Technology, pedagogical shifts, and programmatic changes in education mean that libraries must continually ...

Understanding Omani Academic Library Collaboration

Understanding Omani Academic Library Collaboration
  • Author : Nabhan Harith Al Harrasi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Abstract The primary aim of this research was to understand the situation of Omani academic library collaboration (OALC). The results show that the situation of Omani academic library collaboration was problematical due to lack of library collaboration activities in Oman, financial and human constraints that have rendered working in isolation ...

Academic Library Development and Administration in China

Academic Library Development and Administration in China
  • Author : Ruan, Lian,Zhu, Qiang,Ye, Ying
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-09-12
  • Total pages : 391
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : As the Chinese economy develops, academic libraries continue to evolve and provide indispensable services for their users. Throughout this growth, the scientific and cultural dialogue between China and the United States has made it necessary for each country’s libraries to understand each other. Academic libraries often act as catalysts ...

Teamwork and Collaboration in Libraries

Teamwork and Collaboration in Libraries
  • Author : Marc B. Silverman
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 0081022883
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Summary : Avoid the pitfalls in consortium planning with this down-to-earth advice! This practical book addresses the specific tasks of planning, organizing, and administering a successful library consortium. Teamwork and Collaboration in Libraries: Tools for Theory and Practice surveys a number of resource-sharing schemes, including digital libraries and cooperative purchasing schemes. Thoughtful ...