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“Embedded Librarianship: a Model for the Future.” Video presentation to Libraries, Information, Books: Interdisciplinary Research and Practice in the 21st Century. Symposium, Krakow Poland, June 7, 2010
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  1. 1. 1<br />Libraries, Information, Books: <br />Interdisciplinary Research and Practice in the 21st Century<br />Krakow, Poland<br />Embedded Librarianship:<br />a Model for the Future<br />Presented by<br />Mary Talley<br />June 7, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Models of Embedded Librarianship<br />Mary Talley and David Shumaker<br />Co-Principal Researchers<br />Special Libraries Association Research Grant, 2007 -2009<br />Research Report 2009<br />Follow-on Analysis, 2010<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Models of Embedded Librarianship<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />3<br />Research Goals<br />Definecriteria of “embeddedness”<br />Identifysuccessful programs<br />Describepractices of model programs<br />Developrecommendations <br />
  4. 4. Defining Embedded Librarianship<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />4<br />One organization’s embedded librarian is another’s informationist...<br /><ul><li>Field Librarian
  5. 5. Liaison
  6. 6. Research Analyst</li></li></ul><li>Behavioral<br />External<br />Defining Embedded Librarianship<br />Characteristics in the Literature<br />Specialization<br />Location<br />Customized Services<br />Funding<br />Special Relationship<br />Supervision<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />5<br />
  7. 7. Defining Embedded Librarianship<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />6<br />Research Survey Definition<br />Do you provide specialized services to any single customer group within your organization?<br />
  8. 8. Defining Embedded Librarianship:A New Vision<br />Customer Centric notLibrary Centric<br />Defined Groups not Entire Population <br />In Their workplace not Our Workplace<br />Specialists not Generalists<br />Team Members not Service Providers<br />In Context not Out of Context<br />Analysis and Synthesis not simply Delivery<br />Trusted Advice notService Delivery<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />7<br />
  9. 9. Defining Embedded Librarianship<br />It’s ALL about<br />Relationships<br />Relevance<br />Results<br />8<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />
  10. 10. WHY EMBEDDED LIBRARIANSHIP?<br />Traditional Library Services Model Is In Decline<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />9<br />
  11. 11. WHY EMBEDDED LIBRARIANSHIP?<br />The embedded model offers a way forward to:<br />Improve“the quality of information, the efficiency of dissemination, and level of analysis which IPs uniquely provide”<br />Reinforce “emphasis on relevance, access and timeliness vs. the packaging and format of distribution”<br />“[R]eframethe skill sets of IPs in terms of better end-products and bottom-line results”<br />-- SLA Alignment Project<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />10<br />
  12. 12. Why EMBEDDED LIBRARIANSHIP?<br />What Can it do for <br />YOU ?<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />11<br />
  13. 13. Why EMBEDDED LIBRARIANSHIP?<br />Embedded Librarians Have More FUN<br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />12<br />
  14. 14. Questions?<br />Contact: Mary Talley<br /><br />© Mary Talley, 2010<br />13<br />