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Embedded librarian in higher education institutions

Ibrahim, Shahril Effendi and Omar, Fazli (2015) Embedded librarian in higher education institutions. In: International Conference on Libraries (ICOL), 25th- 26th August 2015, Vistana Hotel, Pulau Pinang. (Unpublished)

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The roles of librarians in this modern and ubiquitous digital information era have been changed. The new environment of abundant and ubiquitous information offers librarians to provide a new mode of librarianship. This paper intends to discuss on the concept of embedded librarianship particularly in higher education institutions. The driving factors and attributes of embedded librarianship will be also discussed. The role of embedded librarians in higher institutions will be also explained. Sustaining embedded librarian in organisation and embedded librarian in distance education environment will be also discussed. Finally, a practice of embedded librarian in Dar al-Hikmah Library in International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM) will be briefly highlighted in this paper.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Slide Presentation)
Additional Information: 4413/69661
Uncontrolled Keywords: Embedded librarian, Embedded instruction, Traditional library services, Higher education institutions, Distance education
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): IIUM Library
Depositing User: Fazli Omar
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2019 16:24
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2019 16:24
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/69661

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