Academic Libraries

Academic Libraries

Lectures: 15

Seminars: 15

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 4

Lecturer(s): doc. dr. Koler Povh Cvetka Teja, red. prof. dr. Vilar Polona


Role, tasks and activity of academic libraries. The role of academic libraries in the library information system and the educational and scientific research activities of academic institutions. Historical development and features of modern academic libraries. Legislative and other regulations and documents relevant to the status and operation of academic libraries. Needs of the narrower and wider environment as the starting point for the design and operation of academic libraries. Organizational forms of academic libraries and their internal organization and business. Management, management, planning and evaluation of the activities of academic libraries. Participation of academic libraries in students' information literacy processes.