A New Model of Geographic Information Librarianship: Description, Curriculum and Program Proposal

By Weimer, Katherine H., & Reehling, Pete

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Publication:
2006
Type:
Article
Journal
Journal of Education for Library & Information Science
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Volume
47
Issue
4
Pages
291-302
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Traditional map librarianship has evolved and now takes in many digital resources, including GIS (geographic information systems) data. Historically, ALA-accredited schools of library/information science have not provided comprehensive programs to support