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Role of information managers and information professionals in organizations

Abstract:

This chapter uses the material presented so far to develop the thesis concerning the role of information managers and professionals in organizations. It presents a knowledge base that can provide a foundation to the practice of information managers and professionals. Both from an academic and practical standpoint, this chapter attempts to encapsulate the professional roles and knowledge base fundamental in developing a relationship between the theory and practice of information professions. It also provides awareness for readers about some of the important roles that ought to be assumed while working as an information manager or professional. By doing so, ...

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