This book is written to promote academic strategic management and envision future invations for academic library resources, services and instructions in the digital age. It provides academic executives, consultants, instructors, IT specialists, librarians, LIS students, managers, trainers and other professionals with the latest information for developing trends of emerging techlogies applied to student-centred and service-oriented academic learning environments. This book explores various fields where key emerging techlogies may have great implications on academic library information techlogies, academic library management, academic library information services, and academic library internal operations. * Reflects most recent emerging techlogies which might impact on library administrations, resources, services and instructions* Draws a clear roadmap how and where to monitor emerging techlogies which began to emerge under academic library environments* Provides practical and realistic suggestions and solutions how to utilize emerging techlogies in academic learning environments
Mr LiLi Li is Assistant Professor/E-Information Services Librarian at the Georgia Southern University, USA. Prior to that, he worked as a computer programmer and software engineer for several American business firms. Mr Li has published and lectured on library information technologies at state, national and international conferences.