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Barriers in LIS Scholarship in India: Some observations: Some Observations

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Although LIS research output, globally, has increased in recent years, why is there a dearth in LIS research from countries like India in the Global South? What barriers and challenges impede LIS researchers’ active participation in scholarly…

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Factors Influencing the Choice of Librarianship as a Career Among Students in Tanzania

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This study examined factors influencing the choice of librarianship as a career among students in Tanzania. A quantitative research approach, the descriptive survey study design, was adopted for this study. Data was collected using online…

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Government College Librarian’s Use of Social Media for Professional Development in Sindh, Pakistan

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This study examined the use of social media in professional development by government college librarians of Sindh. Professional development is an integral part of all professions. Librarians and information professionals are required to have…

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A Directory to International LIS Education Accreditation Processes: Part II

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Let us continue to look at the LIS education accreditation processes across the world in Part II of this directory. This time, readers will find information on the accreditation processes for higher education in general, and LIS education in…

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Lives in Data: Prominent Data Librarians, Archivists and Educators Share Their Thoughts

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We asked several data librarians, archivists and educators who have had prominent and interesting careers if they would be willing to let us profile them and share some of their thoughts on the field. Six graciously agreed to be interviewed via…

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A Directory to International LIS Educational Accreditation Processes: Part I

As academic certification is the major path to enter the Library and Information Services (LIS) professions in many countries around the world, the topic of LIS educational program accreditation also is a related subject of …

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Interview Transcription of Ying Zhang

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Ying Zhang is the Associate Dean of the Division of Collections Services & Resource Management at the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL. Ms. Zhang, a CALA Life member, joined CALA in 1999 and was the President of CALA for…

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Interview Transcription of Lian J. Ruan

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Dr. Lian J. Ruan is the Head Librarian and Director of IFSI International Programs at the Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Ruan, a CALA Life member, joined CALA in 2003 and was the President of…

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CALASYS Self-Contribution Training

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Training on how to self-contribute to the Chinese American Librarians Association Academic Resource & Repository System (CALASYS). It's conducted by the CALASYS Committee. CALA President Ray Pun delivered the opening message for the training…

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Path to Leadership: National Forum on Advancing Asian/Pacific Islander American Librarianship - A White Paper

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This IMLS funded project aimed to bridge two major associations focused on supporting Asian American and Pacific Islander library workers to identify collaborative opportunities to engage with the larger community of APIA library workers and their…

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