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Impact of e-books in university students' learning process
(Ane Landøy, 2011)
Is reading just reading? What do we mean when we talk about “reading” an electronic book? Is this perhaps depending on the situation? Is it different when we are reading for leisure or reading for learning? For information ...
Leadership in higher education
(Transilvania University Press, 2014)
“The conduct” of an academic institution has suffered a permanent change under external pressure and criticism for its failure to adapt to current social and economic requirements. The degradation of quality in the ...
Building the Capacity of Librarians through Collaboration: The Experience of the University of Bergen and Makerere University Libraries with their New Partners in the North and South
(IGI Global, 2014)
This chapter details the collaboration scenario of the University libraries of Makerere University in Uganda and the University of Bergen in Norway for over a decade. This chapter highlights the multiplier effect of the ...
Using statistics for quality management in the library
(World Scientific Publishing, 2012)
In the light of the ever changing and developing technology in the libraries, library managers across the sector and all over the wor ld need to utilize all possible means of ensuring that the quality of services remains ...
Leadership challenges in academic libraries in Moldova, Norway and Romania
(International Society for Advanced Science and Tec, 2014-09)
The main focus in the Moldovan-Norwegian library development project “Development of New Information Services for Moldovan Higher Economic Education”, is on developing the academic library of ASEM, Economic Academy of ...
Indicators for benchmarking in Norwegian academic libraries: Testing the usability of national collection data
(International Society for Advanced Science and Tec, 2014)
In a world of rapid changes, th ere is a need for leadership and strategic planning based on statistical evidence - evidence based leadership. In Norway, the National Library has led the way in developing indicators ...
Open Access policies and experiences in Norway, Romania and Moldova
The paper looks at Open Access strategies and resources that promote a new paradigm of scientific communication and provide benefits to science and society. It analyzes the documents that institutionalize Open Access ...
Studenters preferanser for trykt eller elektronisk studielitteratur
(The University of Bergen, 2015)
The (Mis)match of a university-wide library program for PhD-students to students from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities
(Kantonalna i univerzitetska biblioteka Bihać, 2014)
The project «Information Management for Knowledge Creation» has resulted in a report: «PhD candidates and the research process. The library's contribution» (Gullbekk et al 2013) and a net based resource: PhD-on-track; ...
Support for academic teaching and research: University libraries in the 21st century.
(The author, 2012-10)
Libraries all over the world are facing major changes in the way service is provided to users. Academic libraries are among those who face the largest challenges, as teaching and research also change fundamentally. In this ...