*Please note that the links to the content in this Part will direct you to Westlaw AU.
The latest issue of Online Currents (Volume 28 Part 4) contains the following material:
State Library of Queensland: Leading the evolution – Jane Douglas
Janette Wright became State Library of Queensland’s Chief Executive Officer and State Librarian in February 2012. A profile piece in Online Currents at (2010) 24 OLC 5 discussed many of the innovative programs established at SLQ. Wright says much has changed – those programs have developed, more introduced, and they now provide a taste of the future of libraries.
Individual decision-making and information management – Matt Moore and Kelly Tall
Making decisions is an important part of human life that is often poorly understood. Suppliers of information have a key role in the decision-making process. This article provides an overview of behavioural economics and naturalistic decision-making and the insights they provide into the decision-making process. Two case studies from the US and Australia are provided.
Who’s minding the desk? – Neale Towart
A professional profile of Neale Towart follows, describing his work as a Librarian and Heritage Officer at Unions NSW and the Sydney Trades Hall.
Eat Your Books: A delicious database – Denise Sutherland
Finding that perfect recipe is made easier using Eat Your Books, an online index to your own cookbooks.
- A brief look at business happenings
- A collection of musings and thoughts on the worlds of libraries and information
- A selection of recommended publications
- New, recent and updated systems, services and online collections
- Explores sites with useful content, thought-provoking ideas and opportunities for Interaction
- Conference papers
- Upcoming conferences
For the pdf version of the table of contents, click here: WAU – OLC Vol 28 Pt 3 Contents.