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Petition für Bibliotheken in Griechenland
The article discusses an internet petition to maintain free public access to libraries in Greece during that country's financial crisis.
Consortial journal licensing: experiences of Greek academic libraries
The dramatic price increases in journals subscriptions over the past 30 years have undermined the ability of academic libraries to sustain their collections development a t the level necessary to support educational and ...
Disaster management approaches for academic libraries: an issue not to be neglected in Greece
Although issues on disaster prevention have extensively been studied in the literature and have been embedded in everyday library practices all over the world, the vast majority of Greek libraries have not developed any ...
Measurement of burnout and the influence of background characteristics in Greek academic librarians
Purpose - The purpose of the present study is to measure levels of burnout among Greek academic librarians and to assess its relation with certain background characteristics. Design/methodology/approach - The Maslach Burnout ...
Greek Academic Librarians Perceptions of the Impact of Google on Their Role as Information Providers
The increased popularity of Google search engine in the daily routine in one's workplace and in the academic information seeking process is undeniable. "Googling" challenges the traditional skills of librarians as information ...
Job satisfaction among Greek academic librarians
This study, which investigated job satisfaction among academic librarians in Greece, used the Employee Satisfaction Inventory (ESI). The instrument assessed six dimensions of job satisfaction: "working conditions," "pay," ...
Job analysis of academic librarians in Greece
The purpose of this paper is to identify the obligations and responsibilities of librarians, working in Greek academic libraries and to investigate whether there are significant differences among various institutions. ...
Contribution of an information literacy programme to the education process: the case of a Greek academic library
he purpose of this paper is to explore the contribution of, and the need for, information literacy and information literacy programmes in the undergraduate education process. Design/methodology/approach – The paper ...
Academic libraries in Greece: a new profile
Outlines the Greek educational system and the evolution of academic libraries and examines several individual library systems. Central library systems were not traditional for Greek universities and are only encountered ...
Academic libraries in Greece
Suggests that the specific character of Greece has had a pronounced influence on the development and growth of libraries. Maintains that its geographical disposition and turbulent history have produced a nation of contrasting ...