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The evolving liaison model at Mount Holyoke College1

Alex Wirth-Cauchon

Abstract:

This chapter describes the changing role of the library liaison at the Mount Holyoke College Library and Information Services (LITS). The chapter provides an overview of the history of organizational changes in LITS, the creation of a liaison role with blended library and instructional technology responsibilities, and organizational models that best serve the needs of faculty and students. A blended liaison model with flexible, integrated teams has proved effective for enhancing communication between the library and its constituents on campus.

Key words

blended IT and Librarian teams

library liaison models

library communication with faculty and students ...

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