Academic libraries cater to the diverse needs of scholars, scientists, technocrats, researchers, students, and others personally and professionally invested in higher education. Due to advancements in information and communication technologies (ICT), the vision and mission of academic libraries are changing in developing countries. Challenges of Academic Library Management in Developing Countries provides the latest theoretical frameworks and empirical research into academic libraries, investigating concerns such as illiteracy, budgeting, software development, technical training, and others. In particular, this book will be of use to professionals and researchers working in the field of library and information science who are looking for new methods and best practices in the management of effective academic libraries. This book is part of the Advances in Library and Information Science series collection.Athiyya Shakeel and Aminath Shiuna joined the library team in 2006 after completing Diploma in Library ... staff team carried out a preliminary needs analysis and background research on other similar programs in overseas library ... Certificate in Library and Information Servicesa; the second year of the Diploma program commenced in January 2012. ... User Education The effective use of any library depends on the user education as well as the information literacy level of the users.
|Title||:||Challenges of Academic Library Management in Developing Countries|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-05-31|