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International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS) Volume 5, Issue 1

Book Description

The International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS) covers the rapid acceleration of emergent technology use in libraries across the globe. Through advanced research in knowledge representation and digital information objects storage and retrieval, this journal provides academicians, scientists, librarians, practitioners, and engineers with the latest findings and innovative technology solutions in digital library research, design, and applications.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • Knowledge Management as the Creation of Intelligent Resource Sharing Cultures
  • Community of Practice Application in Knowledge Management
  • Personal Knowledge Management in Outreach and Instruction
  • How to Smile When They Can't See Your Face: Rhetorical Listening Strategies for IM and SMS Reference
  • Improving Interaction in Online Liaison Services through Skype

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Masthead
  3. Call For Articles
  4. Special Issue on Knowledge Management in Libraries Today
  5. Knowledge Management as the Creation of Intelligent Resource Sharing Cultures
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY AND CHANGING KM NEEDS
    4. THE REALITY OF WHAT IS HAPPENING WITH OUR FEELINGS
    5. HYBRID PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    6. DEVELOPMENT OF EXPERT PRACTITIONER-FOCUSED COPS
    7. TWITTER DISCUSSION POST SESSION
    8. IMPACT OF EXPERT PRACTITIONER-FOCUSED COPS ON THE WORKPLACE
    9. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH
    10. REFERENCES
  6. Community of Practice Application in Knowledge Management
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. KM IN CONTEXT
    3. LIBRARY SCIENCE CONTEXT
    4. DISPOSITIONS
    5. APPLICATION OF FINDINGS TO THE WORKPLACE.
    6. REFERENCES
  7. Personal Knowledge Management in Outreach and Instruction
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. DEVELOPMENT OF PERSONAL KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
    4. TECHNIQUES AND TOOLS THAT SUPPORT PKM PRACTICES
    5. ACADEMIC WORKFLOW
    6. OUTREACH TO THE WORLD
    7. OPPORTUNITIES FOR OUTREACH TO LIBRARY COLLEAGUES
    8. CONTENT CURATION IN LIBRARY INSTRUCTION AND OUTREACH
    9. FUTURE TRENDS
    10. REFERENCES
  8. How to Smile When They Can't See Your Face:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. LEARNING HOW TO SMILE WITHOUT SEEING: RHETORICAL LISTENING IN THE IM AND SMS REFERENCE TRANSACTION
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
  9. Improving Interaction in Online Liaison Services through Skype
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. MULTIFACETED REFERENCE MODEL
    5. VIRTUAL REFERENCE SERVICES
    6. PILOT PROGRAM SERVICES
    7. OUTCOMES
    8. LOOKING FORWARD
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. REFERENCES
  10. Call For Articles