Libraries and Identity: The role of institutional self-image and identity in the emergence of new types of libraries

Libraries and Identity: The role of institutional self-image and identity in the emergence of new types of libraries

by Joacim Hansson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843345411
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 04/07/2010
Series: Chandos Information Professional Series
Pages: 126
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Dr Joacim Hansson is Senior Lecturer at the department of Library and Information Science at the School of Humanities, Växjö University, Sweden. He has published extensively both in Swedish and internationally. Libraries and Identity is his fifth book.

Table of Contents

The institutional identity of libraries – a theoretical framework
Traditional libraries and traditional librarians
New libraries and new librarians?
Libraries (and society) go digital
Libraries, identity and change
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