Science librarians in the 21st century.

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Abstract

  • This article highlights the Science and Technology Section program of the 124th Annual Conference of the American Library Association on June 23-29, 2005 in Chicago, Illinois. The program, which is entitled "The New Crossroads: Science Librarians in the 21st Century," explored the future role of science and technology librarians. A speaker provided an overview of issues and trends in scholarly communication, including rising journal prices, commercial publishers, open and public access, and digital repositories and discussed their impact on the future role of science librarians.
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  • CONFERENCES & conventions, SCIENCE & technology libraries, SPECIAL libraries, ACADEMIC libraries, RESEARCH libraries, CHICAGO (Ill.), ILLINOIS, AMERICAN Library Association
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  • Start Page

  • 573
  • End Page

  • 574
  • Volume

  • 66
  • Issue

  • 8