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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 ...
Affective relationships between users and libraries in times of economic stress
Academic libraries are considered as key factors in the educational system of a country and strong pylons for the economic and societal development. During the current economic recession, libraries have been struck by ...
Policy decision tree for academic digital collections
We present the results of a questionnaire survey for the access and reproduction policies of 67 digital collections in 34 libraries (national, academic, public, special etc) from 13 countries. We examine and analyze the ...
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 ...
Formation with a Universitation specialization
(Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλονίκης, 1996)
Meeting new demands: the role of the library as a centre for education and research: M. Smethurst
(Βιβλιοθήκη Πανεπιστημίου Αιγαίου, 1999)
The world is increasingly hungry for information. The demand for better access to information is even more marked in higher education than in society as a whole and, as research becomes more specialised and at the same ...
ARL Strategies, Tools and Projects that Demonstrate the Value of the Library in the Academy
(Πανεπιστήμιο Μακεδονίας, 2011)
Imagine: collection development in Greek academic libraries in 2001
(Βιβλιοθήκη Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλίας, 1998)
Librarians are adapting the principles and practices of collection development to integrate new forms of publishing into the concept of library "collections". One essential challenge is to learn to choose wisely among ...
Considerations on Policies of University Digital Collections
We examine the factors (creation type of the material, acquisition method, copyright ownership etc.) and the access and reproduction policies of the digital collections of ten leading university digital libraries. We ...