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The Future Role of Librarians...


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STM Annual Meeting, October 2006

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The Future Role of Librarians...

  1. 1. The Future Role of Librarians…. T. Scott Plutchak UAB Lister Hill Library University of Alabama at Birmingham October 3, 2006
  2. 2. What is the essential role of libraries? What is the essential role of librarians ?
  3. 3. Building and managing collections Building and managing libraries
  4. 4. Managing the knowledge base
  5. 5. The evolving journal article Links to datasets Multimedia Interactivity
  6. 6. Librarian roles Stewards of the institution’s information resources Guides through the information maze Evolving partnerships with faculty & students
  7. 7. Roles of Publishers Registration Dissemination Peer Review Archival Record Navigation
  8. 8. ?
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