Library and information career in Malaysia: Aspirations of educators and the reality of the industry

Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105550
Title:
Library and information career in Malaysia: Aspirations of educators and the reality of the industry
Author:
Jamaludin, Adnan; Hussin, Norhayati; Wan Mokhtar, Wan Nor Haliza
Editors:
Khoo, C.; Singh, D.; Chaudhry, A.S.
Citation:
Library and information career in Malaysia: Aspirations of educators and the reality of the industry 2006, :423-426
Publisher:
School of Communication & Information, Nanyang Technological University
Issue Date:
2006
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105550
Submitted date:
2007-05-26
Abstract:
This paper discusses the aspirations of library and information science (LIS) educators particularly in the Faculty of Information Management, UiTM. The Faculty of Information Management is the main provider of manpower needs for the library and information science profession in the country. The focus of the discussions is on the development that has taken shape in the Faculty of Information Management, UiTM particularly on the undergraduate library and information science programs. Within that premise, a comparison is made between the aspirations of LIS educators and the reality of the LIS industry particularly in the public sector in the country.
Type:
Conference Paper
Language:
en
Keywords:
Library and Information Science Education
Local subject classification:
Library and information profession; Library and information career; Information industry; Malaysia

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorJamaludin, Adnanen_US
dc.contributor.authorHussin, Norhayatien_US
dc.contributor.authorWan Mokhtar, Wan Nor Halizaen_US
dc.contributor.editorKhoo, C.en_US
dc.contributor.editorSingh, D.en_US
dc.contributor.editorChaudhry, A.S.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2007-05-26T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:27:15Z-
dc.date.issued2006en_US
dc.date.submitted2007-05-26en_US
dc.identifier.citationLibrary and information career in Malaysia: Aspirations of educators and the reality of the industry 2006, :423-426en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/105550-
dc.description.abstractThis paper discusses the aspirations of library and information science (LIS) educators particularly in the Faculty of Information Management, UiTM. The Faculty of Information Management is the main provider of manpower needs for the library and information science profession in the country. The focus of the discussions is on the development that has taken shape in the Faculty of Information Management, UiTM particularly on the undergraduate library and information science programs. Within that premise, a comparison is made between the aspirations of LIS educators and the reality of the LIS industry particularly in the public sector in the country.en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherSchool of Communication & Information, Nanyang Technological Universityen_US
dc.subjectLibrary and Information Science Educationen_US
dc.subject.otherLibrary and information professionen_US
dc.subject.otherLibrary and information careeren_US
dc.subject.otherInformation industryen_US
dc.subject.otherMalaysiaen_US
dc.titleLibrary and information career in Malaysia: Aspirations of educators and the reality of the industryen_US
dc.typeConference Paperen_US
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