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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Mohamedali, Ownali N.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Library and Information Studies
Article Title
Adapting to changes: DLIS experiences in the Caribbean
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Journal Title
Journal of Education for Library and Information Science
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2004
Volume ID
45
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
98-110
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Abstract
Discusses how British, American, and local influences have affected the evolution and strengthening of the teaching programs in the regional library school (Department of Library and Information Studies) at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica. It also discusses how international trends in library education and manpower requirements of the countries in the English-speaking Caribbean have influenced the upgrading and restructuring of its programmes.....
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