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Derek Law, MA, D. Univ., FCLIP, FIInfSci,FKC, FLA, FRSE

Prof

19922012

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Research Output

2012

User studies in libraries

Law, D., Jun 2012, User studies for digital library development. Dobreva, M., O'Dwyer, A. & Feliciati, P. (eds.). London, p. 191-198 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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39 Downloads (Pure)
2011

Churchill's pirates: the royal navy patrol service in world war II

Law, D., Nov 2011, In : Mariners Mirror. 97, 4, p. 388-389 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Fighting admirals of world war II

Law, D., May 2011, In : The mariner's mirror. 97, 2, p. 102-102 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Library landscapes: digital developments

Law, D., 2011, Libraries and Society: Role, Responsibility and Future in an Age of Change. Baker, D. & Evans, W. (eds.). Plymouth, UK

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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1 Citation (Scopus)
35 Downloads (Pure)

Surviving the flood: Antediluvian libraries and the ark

Law, D., 2011, In : Uncommon Culture. 2, 1, 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)
2010

Digital libraries in higher education

Law, D., Aug 2010, Business Planning for Digital Libraries: International Approaches. Leuven, p. 33-43 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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28 Downloads (Pure)

Sink or swim: digital dilemma in higher education

Law, D., Jun 2010, Visionary Leaders for Information. Wagga Wagga, NSW, p. 114-120 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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31 Downloads (Pure)

The changing roles and identities of library and information services staff

Law, D., Jan 2010, Academic and Professional Identities in Higher Education: The Challenges of a Diversifying Workforce. New York, p. 185-198 13 p. (International Studies In Higher Education).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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12 Downloads (Pure)

Waiting for the barbarians: seeking solutions or awaiting answers?

Law, D., Apr 2010, Envisioning Future Academic Library Services: Initiatives, Ideas and Challenges. London, 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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10 Downloads (Pure)
2009

Academic digital libraries of the future: an environment scan

Law, D., Apr 2009, In : New Review of Academic Librarianship. 15, 1, p. 53-67 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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23 Citations (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)

An awfully big adventure: Strathclyde's digital library plan

Law, D., 30 Jan 2009, In : Ariadne. 58

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
18 Downloads (Pure)

Digital library economics: aspects and prospects

Law, D., Apr 2009, Digital Library Economics. Oxford, p. 71-85 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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7 Citations (Scopus)
61 Downloads (Pure)

Waiting for the (digital) barbarians

Law, D., 1 Dec 2009, In : Information Outlook. 13, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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13 Downloads (Pure)
2008

A backwards look at the future

Law, D., Lisgarten, L. & McSean, T., Apr 2008, In : Journal of the European Association for Health Information and Libraries. 4, 2, p. 10-13 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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6 Downloads (Pure)

A blue water navy: the official operational history of the royal canadian navy in the second world war, 1943-1945, volume 2, part 2

Law, D., Aug 2008, In : Mariners Mirror. 94, 3, p. 373-374 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Counter culture

Law, D., 1 Mar 2008, In : Legal Information Management. 8, 1, p. 11-17 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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28 Downloads (Pure)

The Pacific campaign in World War II: from Pearl Harbor to Guadalcanal

Law, D., Aug 2008, In : Mariners Mirror. 94, 3, p. 377-378 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2007

Beyond the hybrid library: libraries in a Web 2.0 world

Law, D., Sep 2007, Digital Convergence - Libraries of the Future. Berlin: Springer, 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Blessed are the cheesemakers: evidence based policy versus the oral tradition

Law, D., Jun 2007, In : Library and Information Research News. 31, 97, p. 4-13 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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7 Downloads (Pure)

Making science count: open access and its impact on the visibility of science

Law, D., 2007, p. 14-22. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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36 Downloads (Pure)
2006

Back to basics: A-literacy, the Boolean gene, convergence and the long tail

Law, D., Dec 2006, In : Electronic Library. 24, 6, p. 729-731 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
75 Downloads (Pure)

Delivering open access: from promise to practice

Law, D., 2006, In : Ariadne. 46

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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40 Downloads (Pure)

Open Access: national policy initiatives as an alternative to personal commitment

Law, D. & Sica, G. (ed.), 2006, Open Access: Open Problems. Monza, Italy, p. 21-32 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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27 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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29 Downloads (Pure)

Wonders never cease

Law, D., 30 Jun 2006, In : Information Scotland. 4, 3, p. 12-13 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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22 Downloads (Pure)
2005

Developing a national information strategy in Scotland

Law, D., Macgregor, G., McCulloch, E. & Wallis, J., 2005, In : Cadernos de Biblioteconomia, Arquivística e Documentação. 1, p. 49-53 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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60 Downloads (Pure)

Journal publishing and author self-archiving: peaceful co-existence and fruitful collaboration

Berners-Lee, T., De Roure, D., Harnad, S., Law, D., Murray-Rust, P., Shadbolt, N., Wilks, Y. & Oppenheim, C., 22 Aug 2005, UK

Research output: Other contribution

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366 Downloads (Pure)

Lightning rod or seismograph? The acid test for librarians

Law, D., 23 May 2005, Electronic Information Resources in the Caribbean: Trends and Issues: Proceedings of the ACURIL XXXIV conference held in Trinidad and Tobago, May 23-29, 2004. Renwick, S. & Kochar, J. (eds.). St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, p. 3-7 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
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43 Downloads (Pure)

SUNCAT Rising: UK serials union catalogue to assist document access

Burnhill, P. & Law, D., 2005, In : Interlending and Document Supply. 33, 4, p. 203-207 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

The place of useful learning: convergence at the University of Strathclyde

Law, D. & Hanson, T. (ed.), 15 Jul 2005, Managing Academic Support Services in Universities: the convergence experience. London, UK, p. 96-105 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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9 Downloads (Pure)

Tilting at Windmills: BLDSC and the UK Higher Education Community

Law, D., May 2005, In : Interlending and Document Supply. 33, 2, p. 85-89 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)
2004

Bibliographes spécialisés et bibliothécaires de référence : questions actuelles au Royaume-Uni

Law, D., 2004, Bibliothecaire, quel metier. Paris, France, p. 53-60 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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34 Downloads (Pure)

Bridging the digital divide: a review of current progress

Law, D., 2004, In : Library Management. 25, 1/2, p. 17-21 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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9 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Building a digital library in 80 days: the Glasgow experience

Dawson, A., Andrews, J. (ed.) & Law, D. (ed.), 2004, Digital Libraries : Policy, Planning and Practice. Aldershot, UK, p. 131-153 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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32 Downloads (Pure)

Content and services issues for digital libraries

Law, D., 2004, Digital Libraries: Policy, Planning and Practice. Aldershot, p. 53-62 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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8 Downloads (Pure)

Digital libraries: policies, planning and practice

Law, D., Andrews, J. (ed.) & Law, D. (ed.), 2004, Aldershot, UK. 263 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Research, relativity and relevance: can universal truths answer local questions

Law, D., 28 Oct 2004, ProLISSA2004: Progress in Library and Information Science in Southern Africa. Proceedings of the Third Biennial DISSAnet Conference. Bothma, T. J. D. & Kaniki, A. M. (eds.). Glenstantia, South Africa, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
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73 Downloads (Pure)

Simplifying access to electronic resources

Law, D., 2004, British Computer Society Review 2004. (British Computer Society Review).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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62 Downloads (Pure)
2003
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8 Downloads (Pure)

Case study: The University of Strathclyde in Glasgow

Thornbury, H., Law, D. & Henderson, B., 2003, Ubiquitous Computing: The Universal Use of Computers on College Campuses. Brown, D. G. (ed.). Bolton, Mass, USA, p. 71-87 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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9 Downloads (Pure)

Case study: the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow

Thornbury, H., Law, D. & Henderson, B., 1 Jun 2003, Ubiquitous Computing: The Universal Use of Computers on College Campuses. Brown, D. G. (ed.). Bolton, Massachusetts, p. 71-87 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

An apology of a life: [a Presidential address]

Law, D., 2002, In : Scottish Libraries. 17, p. 7-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Downloads (Pure)

Building the Glasgow Digital Library and its components

Law, D., 2002. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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17 Downloads (Pure)

Developments in information technology, networks and services

Law, D., 2002, Advocating Libraries: Essays in Honour of Robert Craig. Hamilton, p. 65-76 11 p.

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13 Downloads (Pure)

e-cooperation

Law, D., 2002, Co-operation in action : collaborative initiatives in the world of information. London, p. 109-120 11 p.

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108 Downloads (Pure)

Electrical storms: electronic information management issues and their impact on libraries

Law, D., 2002. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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15 Downloads (Pure)

Shooting the pianist: the RSLG report and JISC

Law, D., 2002, In : New Review of Academic Librarianship. 8, p. 167-174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Downloads (Pure)

Whole environment research on distributed and collaborative digital and non-digital networked libraries in Scotland

Law, D., Nicholson, D. & Dunsire, G., 2002, In : BIBLIO THEK Forschung und Praxis. 26, 2, p. 113-123 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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37 Downloads (Pure)
2001

Digital Scotland, the relevance of library research and the Glasgow Digital Library Project

Law, D. & Nicholson, D., 2001, In : Program. 35, 1, p. 1-14 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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6 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)