Envisioning Our Preferred Future: New Services, Jobs, and Directions

Envisioning Our Preferred Future: New Services, Jobs, and Directions

by Bradford Lee Eden (Editor)


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ISBN-13: 9781442266926
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 06/16/2016
Series: Creating the 21st-Century Academic Library Series , #8
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Bradford Lee Eden is Dean of Library Services at Valparaiso University. He is editor of OCLC Systems & Services: Digital Library Perspectives International; The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances; Library Leadership & Management, the journal of the Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA) within the American Library Association; and The Journal of Tolkien Research, a new, open-access peer-reviewed journal. He is also on the editorial boards of Library Hi Tech, Advances in Library Administration and Organization, and The Journal of Film Music. He has a masters and Ph.D. degrees in musicology, as well as an MS in library science. His two books Innovative Redesign and Reorganization of Library Technical Services: Paths for the Future and Case Studies (Libraries Unlimited, 2004) and More Innovative Redesign and Reorganization of Library Technical Services (Libraries Unlimited, 2009) are used and cited extensively in the field. His recent books include Middle-earth Minstrel: Essays on Music in Tolkien (McFarland, 2010); The Associate University Librarian Handbook: A Resource Guide (Scarecrow Press, 2012); Leadership in Academic Libraries: Connecting Theory to Practice (Scarecrow Press, 2014), and The Hobbit and Tolkien's Mythology: Essays on Revisions and Influences (McFarland, 2014).

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 An overview of research data management in regional libraries in North Carolina
Mark Stoffan

Chapter 2 The future of library web services
Vincci Kwong

Chapter 3 QuestionPoint at the City University of New York: providing cooperative virtual reference services within and beyond a large academic institution
Robin Brown, Beth Evans, Courtney Walsh

Chapter 4 Becoming the library? Research librarians and the future of academic libraries
Rebecca Parker

Chapter 5 Physical library spaces and services: the uses and perceptions of humanities and social sciences undergraduate students
Sanjica Faletar Tanackovic, Boris Badurina, Kornelija Petr Balog

Chapter 6 The role of academic reference librarians in copyright
Eduardo Graziosi Silva

Chapter 7 Disseminating scholarly output through social media
Angel Borrego

Chapter 8 Information architecture and usability as new fields for librarians
Christopher Ewing

Chapter 9 Intentional synergy: the new librarian as co-learner
Topher Lawton

Chapter 10 Libraries and student privacy in the digital age: the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Jennifer Wondracek

Chapter 11 Librarians as web designers
Jenny Brandon

Chapter 12 Change-making in the new librarianship
Le Yang, Li Fu

Chapter 13 Archives and special collections in the digital world
Katherine M. Crowe, Steven Fisher

Chapter 14 Lessons learned: a case study in digital collection missteps and recovery
Joy Marie Perrin


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