Hang Together or Hang Separately: Improved Information Services Through Communication and Culture

ASU Author/Contributor (non-ASU co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Andrea Leonard, Electronic Access - Metadata Librarian (Creator)
Appalachian State University (ASU )
Web Site: https://library.appstate.edu/

Abstract: The article discusses the relationship between information technologies and librarians and how these two collaboration affects productivity and organizational system. It presents an analysis regarding the important principles of communication and culture and how these affect the interconnectedness of technological systems. It provides methods on how to establish good communication such as realizing and understanding the basic social nature of information services. Also, it offers suggestions on connecting the gap between Information Technology and information services.

Additional Information

Coles* Andrea A., and William Dougherty. 2009. "Hang together or hang separately: Improved information services through communication and culture." College & Research Libraries News 70, no. 2: 110-113. (ISSN: 2150-6698) [*Name changed to Leonard] Version of record available open access at http://crln.acrl.org/
Language: English
Date: 2009

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