Mohamedali, Ownali N.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Library and Information Studies
Adapting to changes: DLIS experiences in the Caribbean
Journal of Education for Library and Information Science
Date of Publication
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.....