Award from ALA-Core Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures to the Librarian [Mulugeta Woldetsadik]

With the on-going shift to electronic formats for library resources, librarians, like the rest of the profession, must adapt to the rapidly changing landscape of electronic resources by keeping up with trends and mastering new skills related to digital publishing, technology, and licensing.
Librarians need new skills or expertise to have a role in the effort of acquiring and maintaining online resources. – Sarah B. Pomerantz

Acquisition means acquiring library materials (print books, e-books, journals, and online electronic information resources) in order to develop information resources of all types of libraries [schools, colleges/universities, public libraries, etc.] through Purchase, Donation, and Exchange processes.

Particularly, arranging donations and exchange of library resources are both achieved via interpersonal professional communication skills with professional colleagues & networks, etc at home & international levels. The purchase of library resources can be achieved via consumer websites – Companies that sell books to consumers on the WWW, etc.

Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures is the national association that advances the profession of librarians and information providers in central roles of leadership and management, metadata and collections, and technology […]

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Thank you!

I would like to thank the Core International Relations Committee for giving me Core Online Course Grant and the opportunity to participate in the web course after you have reviewed my application and professional profile.

I would like also to thank Fishia Getachew (Dr./Eng.), Vice President for Academic Affairs, at Hawassa University, Ethiopia, for the reason that you have provided me with a letter of recommendation that enabled me to participate in the 2022 Core Online Course Scholarship.

To fit the 21st Century Librarianship Keep Yourself Up-to-date Never Stop Training, Always Be Aware of Professional Issues, and read the news…


Author: Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional at Hawassa University (HU), Ethiopia

Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional @ Hawassa University, , Sidama Region, Ethiopia

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