Evolving academic library specialties

@article{Cox2013EvolvingAL,
  title={Evolving academic library specialties},
  author={A. Cox and S. Corrall},
  journal={J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol.},
  year={2013},
  volume={64},
  pages={1526-1542}
}
  • A. Cox, S. Corrall
  • Published 2013
  • Computer Science
  • J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol.
  • The purpose of this review is to examine the shaping of librarianship in the academic context through the literature of career specialties, with Abbott's (1988) system of professions providing an analytic framework. The specialties investigated are systems librarian, electronic resource librarian, digital librarian, institutional repository manager, clinical librarian and informationist, digital curator/research data manager, teaching librarian/information literacy educator, and information and… CONTINUE READING
    An exploration of professionalism within the landscape of change in academic librarianship
    Inside the library: Academic librarians’ knowing in practice
    • 1
    Emerging roles and collaborations in research support for academic health librarians.
    • 8
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Are librarians teachers? Investigating academic librarians’ perceptions of their own teaching skills
    • 34
    • PDF

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 128 REFERENCES
    Educating the academic librarian as a blended professional: a review and case study
    • 71
    • PDF
    Looking at electronic resources librarians
    • 13
    Clinical librarianship: a systematic review of the literature.
    • 84
    Information literacy as professional legitimation: the quest for a new jurisdiction
    • 24
    Gender and technology relations in librarianship
    • 11
    Librarians' experiences of the teaching role: A national survey of librarians
    • 91
    • Highly Influential
    Developing librarians as teachers: A study of their pedagogical knowledge
    • 73
    • PDF
    Academic Librarianship by Design: A Blended Librarian's Guide to the Tools and Techniques
    • 42