University of Barcelona Learning and Research Resources Centre (CRAI) April 15, 2008    Dutch Association of Librarians an...
Welcome <ul><li>Benvinguts </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome to our University  </li></ul><ul><li>Verwelkom naar onze universiteit...
UB in figures… <ul><li>Students  106,918 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Undergraduate students  50,563 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>P...
UB in figures <ul><li>Budget (in thousand €)  365,338 </li></ul><ul><li>Study Programs (officially accredited, and endorse...
CRAI in figures <ul><li>Potential Users  117,134 </li></ul><ul><li>Individuals entering the library   5,435,579 </li></ul>...
CRAI UB <ul><li>Based on: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our university structure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A User-Centered Approa...
CRAI UB <ul><li>Structure: </li></ul><ul><li>Centralised management </li></ul><ul><li>19 Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>5 Cen...
CRAI Centralised Units <ul><li>Technical processes (Cataloging) </li></ul><ul><li>Administration </li></ul><ul><li>Collect...
CRAI UB
<ul><li>Advantages for learning </li></ul><ul><li>Advantages for teaching </li></ul><ul><li>Advantages for research </li><...
Advantages  for learning <ul><li>Improving facilities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computers rooms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wor...
Advantages  for learning
Advantages  for learning <ul><li>Working rooms </li></ul>
Advantages  for learning <ul><li>Wi-fi internet access </li></ul>
Advantages  for learning <ul><li>Improving General Services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Loans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Laptop ...
Advantages  for learning
Advantages  for learning <ul><li>More information resources: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reading Lists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><l...
Advantages  for learning
Advantages  for learning
Advantages  for teaching <ul><li>Support Teaching Structure: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Support Teaching Unit </li></ul></ul><u...
Advantages  for teaching <ul><li>Teaching Information Resources:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>RIDOC collection </li></ul></ul><u...
Advantages  for teaching <ul><li>Teaching Services:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational platforms and tools;  </li></ul></u...
Advantages  for teaching
Advantages  for teaching
Advantages for teaching
Advantages  for research <ul><li>More research and teaching resources (UB i CBUC) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Journals  21,017 <...
Metalib
Advantages  for research  <ul><li>Institutional repository for academic and administrative documents </li></ul><ul><li>Oth...
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research <ul><li>More visibility of the scientific and academic output: institutional repositories </li></...
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research <ul><li>Improved access to special collections and ancient and rare books </li></ul><ul><li>Digit...
Advantages  for research
Advantages  for research
Biblioteca Virtual M. de Cervantes “ Crònica del rei en Jaume [Manuscrit] ”
We are now working in … <ul><li>VTLS to Millenium </li></ul><ul><li>GEPA: collaborative equipment to house low-use materia...
Near future <ul><li>More integration with other UB information systems:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E-learning platform (Campus...
We are now working on <ul><li>First steps in web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Library blogs (4 libraries) </li></ul><ul><li>Del.i...
We are working now…
We are working now…
We are working now…
We are working now…
We are working now…
We are working now…
We are working now…
<ul><li>Thank you for your attention! </li></ul><ul><li>Any questions? </li></ul>
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  1. 1. University of Barcelona Learning and Research Resources Centre (CRAI) April 15, 2008 Dutch Association of Librarians and Information Professionals
  2. 2. Welcome <ul><li>Benvinguts </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome to our University </li></ul><ul><li>Verwelkom naar onze universiteit </li></ul>
  3. 3. UB in figures… <ul><li>Students 106,918 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Undergraduate students 50,563 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Postgraduate students 5,534 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Other students 50,821 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Faculty Staff 4,586 (3.802 full-time) </li></ul><ul><li>Administrative and Services Staff 2,125 </li></ul><ul><li>Alumni (Antics UB) 3,505 </li></ul>
  4. 4. UB in figures <ul><li>Budget (in thousand €) 365,338 </li></ul><ul><li>Study Programs (officially accredited, and endorsed by the UB) 71 </li></ul><ul><li>Centres (faculties and university schools) 20 on 6 campuses </li></ul><ul><li>Departments 105 </li></ul>
  5. 5. CRAI in figures <ul><li>Potential Users 117,134 </li></ul><ul><li>Individuals entering the library 5,435,579 </li></ul><ul><li>Loans 652,892 </li></ul><ul><li>Staff 248 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Librarians 145 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Library Support Staff 103 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Student Library assistants 110 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Budget (in thousand €) 17,000 </li></ul>
  6. 6. CRAI UB <ul><li>Based on: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our university structure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A User-Centered Approach </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integration of Teaching Support and Assistance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Coordination and convergence with other services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assurance on quality service </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. CRAI UB <ul><li>Structure: </li></ul><ul><li>Centralised management </li></ul><ul><li>19 Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>5 Centralised Technical units </li></ul><ul><li>1 library policy and procedures </li></ul>
  8. 8. CRAI Centralised Units <ul><li>Technical processes (Cataloging) </li></ul><ul><li>Administration </li></ul><ul><li>Collection management </li></ul><ul><li>Users services </li></ul><ul><li>Projects </li></ul>
  9. 9. CRAI UB
  10. 10. <ul><li>Advantages for learning </li></ul><ul><li>Advantages for teaching </li></ul><ul><li>Advantages for research </li></ul>What these changes have meant for users?
  11. 11. Advantages for learning <ul><li>Improving facilities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computers rooms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Working rooms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Special Opening hours </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wi-fi internet access </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Self Learning Language Centres </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Advantages for learning
  13. 13. Advantages for learning <ul><li>Working rooms </li></ul>
  14. 14. Advantages for learning <ul><li>Wi-fi internet access </li></ul>
  15. 15. Advantages for learning <ul><li>Improving General Services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Loans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Laptop Loans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interlibrary loans (Document Delivery) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ask a librarian </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training courses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>etc </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Advantages for learning
  17. 17. Advantages for learning <ul><li>More information resources: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reading Lists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Electronic journals </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Authenticated remote access for electronic resources </li></ul><ul><li>Access CBUC libraries agreement </li></ul>
  18. 18. Advantages for learning
  19. 19. Advantages for learning
  20. 20. Advantages for teaching <ul><li>Support Teaching Structure: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Support Teaching Unit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support Teaching Point </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Support Teaching Services: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching Information Resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching Services </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. Advantages for teaching <ul><li>Teaching Information Resources: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>RIDOC collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>External Teaching Resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OMADO collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching News </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. Advantages for teaching <ul><li>Teaching Services: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational platforms and tools; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elaborating educational material (webpages, multimedia) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Legal advice: open access, CC licenses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support to teaching and innovation </li></ul></ul>
  23. 23. Advantages for teaching
  24. 24. Advantages for teaching
  25. 25. Advantages for teaching
  26. 26. Advantages for research <ul><li>More research and teaching resources (UB i CBUC) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Journals 21,017 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Databases 252 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Books 1,566,429 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Better tools for searching and managing information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cross-searching (Metalib) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Link resolver (SFX) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bibliographic citation management (Refworks) </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. Metalib
  28. 28. Advantages for research <ul><li>Institutional repository for academic and administrative documents </li></ul><ul><li>Others digital repositories in cooperation with CBUC: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Electronic journals RACO </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Theses TDX </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recercat: research documents, pre-prints, post-prints, working papers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Digital Memory of Catalonia: images (images, maps, etc.) </li></ul></ul>
  29. 29. Advantages for research
  30. 30. Advantages for research
  31. 31. Advantages for research
  32. 32. Advantages for research
  33. 33. Advantages for research <ul><li>More visibility of the scientific and academic output: institutional repositories </li></ul><ul><li>Support and assistance on: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Publishing digital documents: open access, copyright issues </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Communia project </li></ul></ul>
  34. 34. Advantages for research
  35. 35. Advantages for research <ul><li>Improved access to special collections and ancient and rare books </li></ul><ul><li>Digitalisation projects </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Biblioteca Virtual M. de Cervantes for ancient and rare books </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Special collections : concerts programmes; publicitary posters; drawings from life </li></ul></ul>
  36. 36. Advantages for research
  37. 37. Advantages for research
  38. 38. Biblioteca Virtual M. de Cervantes “ Crònica del rei en Jaume [Manuscrit] ”
  39. 39. We are now working in … <ul><li>VTLS to Millenium </li></ul><ul><li>GEPA: collaborative equipment to house low-use materials. </li></ul>
  40. 40. Near future <ul><li>More integration with other UB information systems: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E-learning platform (Campus Virtual UB) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GRAD: educational task management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GREC: research assessment and management </li></ul></ul>
  41. 41. We are now working on <ul><li>First steps in web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Library blogs (4 libraries) </li></ul><ul><li>Del.icio.us social tagging in subject guides </li></ul><ul><li>Our special and digital collections in the Wikipedia </li></ul>
  42. 42. We are working now…
  43. 43. We are working now…
  44. 44. We are working now…
  45. 45. We are working now…
  46. 46. We are working now…
  47. 47. We are working now…
  48. 48. We are working now…
  49. 49. <ul><li>Thank you for your attention! </li></ul><ul><li>Any questions? </li></ul>

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