ERIC Number: EJ577756
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Changing Nature of Scientific and Technical Librarianship: A Personal Perspective over 40 Years.
Lucker, Jay K.
Science & Technology Libraries, v17 n2 p3-10 1998
There have been significant changes in the nature of scientific and technical librarianship in the past four decades, reflected both in the structure and organization of literature and the education and professional training of librarians. These changes are reflected in library school curricula and in the skills and abilities needed by professional librarians. (Author/AEF)
Descriptors: Change, Curriculum Development, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Information Technology, Job Skills, Librarians, Library Administration, Library Education, Library History, Library Schools, Library Science, Personal Narratives, Science Libraries, Scientific and Technical Information
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580. Theme issue: "Sci/Tech Librarianship: Education and Training."