24th Annual Mortenson Distinguished Lecture

Barbara J. Ford

Distinguished Professor Emerita


Title: Supporting Global Research: Libraries, Access, and Social Responsibility
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Chancellor Ballroom
I Hotel and Conference Center
Reception following lecture
Scheduled in conjunction with Library Research Seminar VI

International networks of librarians can integrate the global context into research to support knowledge production for a globalizing ere.  Much research is inter-disciplinary and cross cultural and is best done with a diverse, knowledgeable, and socially responsible worldview. Librarians can help by building networks that provide access to collections, services, and people for researchers globally despite cultural and linguistic differences.

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