Libraries for Users

Services in Academic Libraries


  • Luisa Alvite
  • Leticia Barrionuevo, University of León, Spain

This book reviews the quality and evolution of academic library services. It revises service trends offered by academic libraries and the challenge of enhancing traditional ones such as: catalogues, repositories and digital collections, learning resources centres, virtual reference services, information literacy and 2.0 tools.
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Staff at all managerial and supervisory levels within Library and Information Services; Students of Library and Information Science


Book information

  • Published: December 2010
  • Imprint: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-84334-595-4

Table of Contents

Academic library services: quality and leadership; Users: learning and researching in the digital age; Academic libraries over the last few years; The challenge of enhancing traditional services; User-centred libraries.