Digital libraries and the future of the library profession

Nicholas Joint

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    Abstract

    To argue that unique contemporary cultural shifts are leading to a new form of librarianship that can be characterised as "postmodern" in nature, and that this form of professional specialism will be increasingly influential in the decades to come.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)12-23
    Number of pages12
    JournalLibrary Review
    Volume56
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 13 Feb 2007

    Keywords

    • libraries
    • digital libraries
    • information services
    • library profession
    • librarian

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