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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 ...
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 ...
The institutional repository of NTUA: challenges, concerns, pilot implementation and perspectives
This paper describes the challenge, development and pilot implementation of the Institutional Repository (IR) at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). It portrays the vision of the Central Library of NTUA, ...
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," ...
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 ...
Performance evaluation of academic libraries
(Πανεπιστήμιο Ιωαννίνων, 2008)
This paper describes an action model to measure the performance of libraries. The proposed model is based in the CAF - Common Assessment Framework, the Balanced Scorecard and the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP). The ...
Issues and perceptions for ISO 9000 implementation in Greek academic libraries
Quality has been defined in many different ways and it forms a complex and subjective concept, incorporating at any given time the true (expressed and implied) needs of all those involved. A possible approach in the ...
How do we compare?: the experience of benchmarking a smaller University College Library in the UK Higher Education sector
(Πανεπιστήμιο Ιωαννίνων, 2008)
Τον Απρίλιο του 2004 το Βασιλικό Γεωργικό Κολλέγιο (RAC) στο Cirencester, Αγγλίας ανάθεσε στη Μονάδα Στατιστικών Βιβλιοθήκης και Πληροφοριών (LISU) του Loughborough να διευθύνει μια άσκηση αξιολόγησης και μια αξιολογική ...
Introduction to Greek Special Issue
This article introduces the journal with a discussion of the development of academic libraries in Greece since the 1970s.