The Enhanced and Changing Role of the Specialist Librarian

  title={The Enhanced and Changing Role of the Specialist Librarian},
  author={Johnnieque B. (Johnnie) Love},
  journal={The Reference Librarian},
  pages={149 - 165}
Summary Much like the role of other academic librarians, the education librarian's responsibilities are in a constant state of transition. Major factors contributing to these changes are demands being placed on teacher training programs in colleges of education, demands placed on teachers and administrators in the nation's schools, demographic shifts, globalization, declining accessibility of resources along with the digital divide, and, most of all, greater demands for accountability of…