Collaboration in libraries and learning environments

Melling, Maxine and Weaver, Margaret, eds. (2012) Collaboration in libraries and learning environments. Facet Publishing. Full text not available from this repository.

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The changing environment in higher education requires different approaches to be taken to the provision of professional support services. This may result in the development of outsourced shared services, the convergence of many different student-facing services or the development of more active collaborative networks. This collection of essays considers the changing context and broad principles affecting the ways in which we need to manage and provide services and offers case studies of changes that have already taken place. This book recognizes and uncovers the innovations that leaders and practitioners are implementing to transform and develop the provision of sustainable and creative support services. Such innovations are resulting in diverse models of service delivery and the development of more active collaborative networks and commercial partnerships. The essays are drawn from a broad spectrum of professionals working inside and outside library and information services as well as those responsible for leading multiply converged or joint service teams.

Item Type: Book
Publisher: Facet Publishing
ISBN: 9781856048583
Departments: Professional Services > Information Services
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 21 Dec 2017 16:32
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2021 11:04
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