What direction are you going to take in 2014? What is the destination and is everyone aligned and on the same path to get there? I have listed my six points that could help make your 2014 vision … More
How to present your research support service offer online
This year I have looked at over 80 academic libraries and their online research support service offering. This post focuses on how libraries present such services online. If … More
In the spirit of open access week this month, as a former institutional and international disciplinary repository manager, I’d like to look at how we can use better stakeholder management methods to help achieve library aims in filling … More
Learn more about how to optimise academic library management processes and services with monthly guidelines and tips based on good business and library practice
Who is the blogger?
Vanessa Proudman has both driven and followed international digital library … More
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Approaching blog topics are library user and … More
This list shows a small varied selection of research support services worldwide. It is a sample from the LIBREVE research into library research support services across the world.
It was presented at the Avans Hogeschool in June 2013.… More
Moving true story/film:The Love of Books – A Sarajevo Story (BBC Storyville)
Inspiring: Danish libraries explored various new external partnerships to bring a new dynamism to their image and services.
On 16th July 2012, University of Muenster Library … More
Looking at 25 university libraries in Europe and the US, here are 5 very different links to services that could inspire and support us in developing our libraries – some very ambitious ones, and some low-hanging fruit.
Transformations with the Internet and social media, mobile technology, online publishing, data analytics, search, and cloud computing have brought new challenges to libraries and to their relationships with their researchers.
Global rankings are influencing how academic libraries need … More