• Envisioning Future Academic Library Services

Envisioning Future Academic Library Services

  • Price $150.00
  • ISBN: 9781682503317
  • Availability: In Stock

As the information technologies are changing  day-today and growing at a tremendous speed, the knowledge society is becoming more complex, competitive and dependent
on technological changes and information explosion. The need for e-information services to the users are also growing and becoming very essential. The impact of web based e-learning and teaching environment has influenced every facet of library and information services in academic libraries and providing new opportunities and challenges to the library professional for involvement in the knowledge based society including electronic and multimedia publishing, Internet based-information services, global networking, web based digital resources etc. Librarians need to be ‘blended professionals’ who can take all their professional skills and experience, and adapt them to different business models,  strategic challenges and communities of practice. This book is essential reading for all library managers and educators who wish to add real value to their organization by thinking strategically and informing decision making at organizational level. It will also be of great value to academic administrators and government policy analysts involved with learning and teaching.

Print ISBN: 978-1-68250-331-7 | $ 150 | 2017 | Hardcover

Editor: Lee Jain Kin