ERIC Number: EJ629888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Knowledge Management and Academic Libraries.
Townley, Charles T.
College & Research Libraries, v62 n1 p44-55 Jan 2001
The emerging field of knowledge management offers academic libraries the opportunity to improve effectiveness, both for themselves and their parent institutions. This article summarizes knowledge management theory. Current applications in academic libraries and higher education are described. Similarities and difficulties between knowledge management and academic library practices are discussed. Issues needing resolution are presented. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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