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Forget the Future: Our Time is Now - RUSA President’s Program, American Library Association Annual Conference. Chicago, IL.
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Recent Publications

The New Librarianship Field Guide
The New Librarianship Field Guide
Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries For Today’s Complex World
Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries For Today’s Complex World

 

The Atlas of New Librarianship
The Atlas of New Librarianship
The Boring Patient
The Boring Patient

Recent Posts

ALA Reference Extract Screencast
Here is a screencast of the Reference Extract from ALA. It was part of a panel that included Paul Ulrich
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Reference Extract: Obligations and Opportunities
“Obligations and Opportunities” ALA Annual Conference, Denver, CO Abstract: A discussion of the “what” of Reference Extract and the “why.”
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Panel: Participatory Librarianship
“Panel: Participatory Librarianship” ALISE Conference, Denver, CO. Abstract: Presentations on the theory and reality of participatory concepts. Todd Marshall(Syracuse) on
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About David

R. David Lankes is the director of the University of South Carolina’s School of Library and Information Science, and recipient of the American Library Association’s 2016 Ken Haycock Award for Promoting Librarianship. His book, The Atlas of New Librarianship won the 2012 ABC-CLIO/Greenwood Award for the Best Book in Library Literature. Lankes is a passionate advocate for librarians and their essential role in today’s society.

R. David Lankes
Professor and Director
School of Library and Information Science
University of South Carolina
1501 Greene Street
Columbia SC 29208 Phone: (803)777-3858
Web: https://DavidLankes.org
E-Mail: rdlankes@mailbox.sc.edu

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