Prof. Shoham Snunith

Shoham Snunith
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Education:

  • B.A, History, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1972.
  • Post-graduate Diploma, School of Librarianship, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1979.
  • Ph.D. School of Library & Information Science, University of California, Berkeley, USA, 1982.

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Organization
  • Information Needs
  • Public Libraries
  • School libraries
 

Publications

SNUNITH SHOHAM

Publications:

Books:

1. Organizational Adaptation by Public Libraries.  Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1984.

2. Planning and Evaluation in the Public Libraries.  Jerusalem: The Center for Public Libraries, 1989.     (Hebrew).

3. Planning and Evaluation in the Public Library. 2nd Ed.  Jerusalem: The Center for Public Libraries, 1994.  (Hebrew).

4. Classification and Browsing: The Conjunction of Readers and Documents.  Brighton: Sussex Academic Press, 2000.

 

Books (as editor):

1. Education for All: Culture, Reading, and Information: Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Ramat-Gan, Israel, 5-10 July 1998.   Ramat-Gan: Published for the IASL by the Department of Information Studies and Librarianship, Bar-Ilan University, 1998. [with M. Yitzhaki]

 

Chapters in Books:

1. “The role of the public library in a changing society.”  In  The Public Library and the Challenges of Societal Change in the Information Era.  South African Institute for Librarianship and Information Sciences, Public Library Division, [1986], pp. 1-6.

2. “A library in a center of a city.”  In  A City and Its Book:  The “Shaar Zion - Beit Ariela Library.”   Edited by Ora Achimeir.  Jerusalem: Keter, 1987, pp. 80-95.  (Hebrew).

3. “Bibliographic search patterns of high school students.”  In  The School Library: Gateway to Knowledge.  Edited by Sigrum Klara Hannesdottir.  Reykjavik, 1988, pp. 165-173.      [with I. Getz – student]

4. “Bibliographic search patterns of high school students.”   In  Voices from Around the World: Selections from the Annual Proceedings of the International Association of School Librarianship.  Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1989, pp. 257-266.     [with I. Getz]

5. Continuing professional education for immigrant librarians.” In  Continuing Professional Education and IFLA: Past, Present, and  a Vision for the Future.  Edited by Blanche Woolls.  Munchen: Saur, 1993, pp. 130-137.     [with I. Getz]

6. “The school/library media center: development of a concept.”  In Library/media Center in Educational Institutions.  Tel-Aviv: Institute for the Development of Educational and Welfare Facilities, 1993, pp. 7-12.     (Hebrew).

7. “The effect of input factors on school library use.”  Sustaining the Vision: A Collection of Articles and Papers on Research in school Librarianship, in Honor of Jean E. Lowrie.  Edited by Laurel A. Clyde.  Castle Rock, Colo.: Hi Willow, 1996, pp. 199-203. (republication of the article in Libri 41, 1991)   [with M. Yitzhaki]

8. “The school library/media center: development of a concept.”  In  Library/Media Center in Educational Institutions. New edition. Tel Aviv: Institute for the Development of Educational and Welfare Facilities, 1997,  pp. 7-12.   (Hebrew).

9. “The role of academic institutions in the continuing professional education of librarians and information professionals.” In  Delivering Lifelong Continuing Professional Education Across Space and Time.  Edited by Blanche Woolls and Brooke E. Sheldon.  Munchen: Saur, 2001, pp. 178-185.

 

Refereed Articles:

1. “A cost-preference study of the decentralization of academic library services.”  Library Research 4, no. 4 (Summer 1982): 175-194.

2. “User adaptation to public services.”  Journal of Library Administration 6, no. 2 (Summer 1985): 101-109.

3. “The public library in a changeable society: analysis of the Israeli public libraries.”  Libri 36, no. 4 (1986): 282-296.

4. “Patterns of bibliographic searching among high school students.”  Library and Information Science Research 10, no. 1 (Jan.-March 1988): 57-75.     [with I. Getz]

5. “Public libraries adaptation to the environment.”  Public Library Quarterly 9, no. 1 (1988): 25- 33.

6. “Public library buildings in Israel.”  Yad Lakoreh 24, nos. 1-2 (July 1989): 26-30.   (Hebrew).

7. “Secondary school libraries in Israel.”  Yad Lakoreh 24, nos. 1-2 (July 1989): 8-25.   (Hebrew). [with M. Yitzhaki]

8. “Distribution of libraries in an urban space and its effect on their use: the case of Tel-Aviv.”  Library and Information Science Research 12, no. 2 (Apr.-June 1990): 167-181. [with S. Hershkovitz, & D. Metzer]

9. “High school teachers’ attitudes towards the school library.”  European Journal of Teacher Education 13, nos. 1-2 (1990): 89-96.  [with N. Saad]

10.  “An analysis of secondary school libraries in Israel.”  International Library Review 22 (1990): 239-249.  [with M. Yitzhaki]

11. “Public library reference rooms.”  Yad Lakoreh 25, no. 2 (Jan. 1991): 57- 59.  (Hebrew).

12. “The effect of some input factors on school library use.”  Libri 41, no. 1 (March 1991): 83-89.  [with M. Yitzhaki]

13. “The effect of the geographic location on service quality and use of school libraries in Israel.”  Maagalei Kria 20 (June 1991): 91-102.   (Hebrew).  [with M. Yitzhaki]

14.  “Bibliotheraphy and the community library.”  Yad Lakoreh 25, no. 4 (Aug. 1991): 145-151.  (Hebrew).

15. “Development of spatial structure of libraries: the case of Tel-Aviv.”  Libri 41, no. 2 (June 1991): 121-131.   [with S. Hershkovitz, & D. Metzer]

16. “The no-main entry principle and the automated catalog.”  Cataloging & Classification Quarterly 12, nos. 3-4 (1991): 51-67.  [with S. Lazinger]

17.  “The ecology of public library reference rooms.”  Public Library Quarterly 11, no. 4 (1991): 43-52.

18. “Classification systems and the online catalog.”  Advances in Knowledge Organization 4 (1994): 312-319.  [with M. Yitzhaki]

19. “Profile of the adult reader in Israeli public libraries.”  Yad Lakoreh 28, nos. 1-2 (Apr. 1994): 8-11.     (Hebrew).

20. “Online university catalog systems: patterns of use.”  Yad Lakoreh 28, nos. 3-4 (Nov. 1994): 9-13.   (Hebrew).  [with M. Yitzhaki]

21. “UNESCO public library manifesto: a comparative study.”  Yad Lakoreh 29 (Dec. 1995): 16-19.        (Hebrew).

22. “The impact of cultural and technological changes on titles content and their use in the process of information retrieval.” Advances in Knowledge Organization 5 (1996): 43-50.   [with M. Yitzhaki]

23. “Scholarly communication: a study of Israeli academic researchers.”  Journal of Librarianship and Information Science 30, no. 2  (June 1998): 113-121.       

24. “Fees in public libraries.”  Public Library Quarterly 17, no. 1 (1998): 39-48.

25. “Libraries and Librarianship in Israel.”  IFLA Journal 26, no. 3 (2000): 165-176.

26. “Library anxiety and computer attitudes among Israeli B.Ed students.” Meida Ve-Safranut (December 2000): 3-10. (Hebrew)  [with  D. Mizrachi]

27. “Evaluating the Effectiveness of Bibliographuc Instruction.”    Journal of Librarianship and Information Science  33, no. 1 (March 2001): 39-46.

28.  “Library anxiety among undergraduates: a study of Israeli B.Ed students.” Journal of Academic Librarianship 27, no. 4 (July 2001): 305-311.  [with . D. Mizrachi]

29.   “Users and uses of the public library readings rooms.” Public Library Quarterly   20, no. 4 (2001): 33-48.

30. “The subject cataloging of monographs with the use of keywords.” Cataloging & Classification Quarterly 33, no. 2 (July 2002): 29-54.   [with R. Kedar]

31. “Users, end-users, and end-user searchers of online information: a historical overview.”  Online Information Review   26, no.2 (2002): 92-100.   [with M. Farber]

32. “The subject cataloging of monographs with the use of a thesaurus.” Advances in Knowledge Organization V. 8 (2002): 173-180. [with R. Kedar]

33.    “Indexing  monographs using the Hebrew Thesaurus of indexing terns.”  Yad-Lakore v. 35 (Jan 2003):  24-36. (Hebrew).  [with R. Kedar]

34. “Community information  and the public library: A survey of community information needs of urban population in Israel.”  Yad-Lakore v. 35 (Jan 2003): 37-55. (Hebrew).   [with V. Shemesh, S. Baruchson]

35. “Territorial behavior in the school library.”  School Libraries   Worldwide 9, no. 2 (July 2003): 1-23 [with Z. Shemer]

 36 . “Computer attitudes and library anxiety among  undergraduates:  A study of Israeli B.Ed. students.”   International Information and   Library Review 36, no. 1 (March 2004): 29-38 [with D. Mizrachi]

37. “Israeli college interlibrary loan practices: Implications for Israeli Universities” Interlending & Document Supply 32, no. 4 (2004): 219-226.         [with L. Porat]

38. “English-use anxiety in Israeli college libraries .”  Academic Exchange Quarterly  8, no. 4 (Winter 2004): 1-5. [with D. Mizrachi]

39.  “knowledge workers as fractals in a complex adaptive organization.”

Knowledge and Process Management 12, no. 3 (2005): 225-236.

[with A. Hasgall]

40.”From electronic library to a learning center in the academic library.”  Journal of Academic Librarianship 31, no. 4 (July 2005): 339-346. [with N. Roitberg]

41.”Finding informtion on the free World Wide Web: A specialty

meta-search engine for the academic community." First Monday 10, no. 12 (December 2005) [with Ariel Frank, Yaffa Aaroni]

http://firstmonday.org/issues/issue10_12/aharoni/index.html

 

42. “An exploratory study of start-up entrepreneur use of the internet.”

Journal of Information Science 32, no. 1 (2006): 47-60.

 [with  S. Baruchson-Arbib,  O. Gouri-Oren]

43. “Community information needs of urban population in Israel.”

     Libri  56, no. 2 (June 2006): 83- 96.

[with S. Baruchson, Y. Shemesh, E. Yaari]

44.  “The role of information in a lifetime process: A model of weight  maintenance by women over long time periods.” Information Research 11, no.4 (July 2006). ). [Available at http://InformationR.net/ir/11-4/paper263.html]

[with J. Bar Ilan, N. Shalom, S. Baruchson,  I. Getz]

45. “Cataloging instruction in Israel”  Cataloging & Classification Quarterly  41, nos. 3 / 4 (2006): 443-459.

46. “Digital Social Network Technology and the Complex Organizational Systems.” VINE: The Journal of Information & Knowledge Management Systems 37, no.2 (2007): 180-191. [with A. Hasgall]

47.  “Information needs of North  American immigrants to Israel.” Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society 5, nos. 2/3 (2007): 185-205.  [with S. Strauss)

48. “Knowledge processes – from managing people to managing  processes.”Journal of Knowledge Management  12, no. 1 (2008): 51-62.

[with A. Hasgall]

49. “Websites and digital services in Israeli school libraries: How is a digital environment changing the way school Libraries work?”  School Libraries Worldwide 14, no. 1(Jan 2008): 86-98.  [with Z. Shemer-Shalman]

50. “Implications of monumental construction for public library services.” Libri  58, no.1 (March 2008): 34-46. [with I. Yablonka]

51. “Intentions of  hospital nurses to work with computers – Based on the      Theory of  Planned Behavior.”  CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 26, no. 2 (March 2008): 106-116.       [with A. Gonen]

52. “Monumental library buildings in the Internet era: The future of public libraries.”   IFLA Journal 34, no. 3 (2008): 266-279.   [with I. Yablonka]

53. “Public library services to new immigrants in Israel: The case of   immigrants from the former  Soviet Union and Ethiopia.”

       International Information and Library  Review 40  (2008): 21-42.         [with R. Rabinovich]

54.  “Structured vs. unstructured tagging: A case study.” Online Information Review  32, no. 5 (2008): 635-647. [with J.  Bar-Ilan, A. Idan, Y. Miller, & A. Shachak]

 55. ”Immigrants’ information  needs: Their role in  the absorption  process.”   Information Research  13, no. 4  (December 2008). [with

       S. Strauss]        Available at: http://informationr.net/ir/13-4/paper359.html

56. “Knowledge management as a mechanism for technological and organizational change management in Israeli universities."  Higher Education 57, no. 2 (2009): 227-246. [with  M. Perry]

57.  “Israeli news websites in Russian and in Hebrew”  Meidaat  5, no. 1 (2009): 44-58. (Hebrew)   [with S. Gopstein]

58. "A generic framework for collaborative multi-perspective ontology acquisition."  Online Information Review 34, no.1 (2010): 145-159.

[with . M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet, J. Bar-Ilan, Y. Miller]

59. “The effects of  background information and social interaction on image tagging."  JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology  61, no. 5 (2010): 940-951.  [with J. Bar Ilan, M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Z. Miller]

60. "Society’s level of literacy: A cross cultural study."   Informing Science and Information Technology  8 (2011).

Available at: http://iisit.org/Vol8/IISITv8p259-275Shoham317.pdf.

 [with A. Shoham, M. Malul]

61. "Tag-based retrieval of images through different interfaces – A user study."  Online Information Review  36, no.5 (2012).
  [with J. Bar-Ilan, M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Y. Miller]

62. "Librarians' leadership efficacy, pedagogical training and school involvement: Their connection to collaboration between teachers and school librarians in Israel ."  School Libraries Worldwide 18, no.1 (2012). [with R. Ash-Argyle]          

63. "Characteristics of a virtual community for individuals who are d/deaf and hard of hearing."  ."  American Annals of the Deaf  157, no. 3 (Summer 2012): 251-263. [with M. Heber]

64. "The connection  between  librarians'  involvement in the school as perceived by teachers, principals and librarians and their pedagogical training and  Patterns of Cooperation between Librarians and Teachers in Israel." Meidaat, 8 (2012). [with Ruth Ash-Argyle]   (Hebrew)

http://bo.hasifria.org.il/UploadFiles/03_2012/medaat-net.pdf

65.  "Use of information sources by Arabic-speaking minority students when writing an academic paper."   Meidaat  v. 8 (2012).  [Hebrew]

[with I. Chai]  http://bo.hasifria.org.il/UploadFiles/07_2012/HelpArabS.pdf

66. "Exploring the effectiveness of ontology based tagged versus free text tagging." In D. Rasmussen Neal (Ed.), Indexing and Retrieval of Non-Text Information  (pp. 212-233). Berlin: De Gruyter, Saur, 2012.

[with M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet, J. Bar Ilan,  Z. Miller]

1. " Professional self-efficacy, role perception of school librarians and their impact on the development of  students' information literacy: An evidence-based stud." ."  Journal of Information Literacy  8, no. 2 (2014): 118-140. [with Ash-Argyle]

"Knowledge assimilation by employees in learning organizations: The case of safety training in a day camp." The Learning Organization   V. 21, no. 6 (2014): 350-368.        [with T. Marcus]

 

Refereed Articles in Conference Proceedings:

1. “Ultra-orthodox children’s literature in Israel: a case study of sub-cultural children’s literature.” In Sustaining the Vision.  Edited by Jean Webb.  Seattle: International Association of School Librarianship, 1995, pp. 150-154.   [with M. Yitzhaki]

2.  “Libraries and reading habits among elementary school children: The concept of the classroom collection.”  In  Information Rich but knowledge Poor: Emerging Issues for Schools and Libraries Worldwide.  Edited by Lynne Lighthall and Ken Haycock.  Seattle, WA.: International Association of School Librarianship, 1997, pp. 269-276.

3. “The educational aspect of school libraries’ design and the students' territorial behavior.”  In  Information Leadership in a Culture of Change.  Edited by Sandra Lee et al. Hong Kong: International Association of School Librarianship, 2005.    [with Z. Shemer]

. “4.A generic framework for collaborative multi-perspective ontology acquisition”  In:  Proceeding of the 17th International World Wide Web Conference, 2008, pp. 1027-1028. [with M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet, J. Bar-Ilan, Y. Miller]

Available at: http://www2008.org/papers/pdf/p1027-zhitomirsky-geffet.pdf

 

Non-refereed publications:

 

  1. “Les bibliotheques au pays du livre.” Bibliotheque(s) 37 (Mars 2008): 13-18. (French)  (Invited)

 

  1. "Libraries, museums and  archives in Isreael. In Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, 3rd ed., 2009.   [with S. Schenkolewski-Kroll]  (Invited)

 

 

INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL CONFERENCES

1.“The public library and the challenge of change.”

Keynote address at the Conference of South African Institute for Librarianship and Information Science, Pretoria, September 1985.  (Invited)

2. “Bibliographic search patterns of high school students.”

Paper presented at the 16th Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Rekyavik, Iceland, July 1987.

3. “The public library in the urban space.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of Librarians in Israel, Tel-Aviv, February 1993.

4. “Bibliotherapy and the community library.”

Paper presented at the 6th International Conference “Information 1991”. Tel Aviv,  May 1993.

5. “Continuing professional education for immigrant librarians.”

Paper presented at the 2nd World Conference on Continuing Education for the Library & Information Science Professions (IFLA Pre-Conference), Barcelona, Spain,  August 1993.

6. “Classification systems and the online library.”

Paper presented at the 3rd International Conference of the International Society of Knowledge Organization (ISKO), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 1994.

 

7. “The public library and changing patterns in the use of leisure time.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of Librarians in Israel, Tel-Aviv, February 1995.

 

8. “Ultra-orthodox children’s literature in Israel: a case study of sub-cultural children’s literature.”

Paper presented at the 24th International Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Worcester College of Higher Education, England,  July 1995.

 

9. “The impact of cultural and technological changes on titles content and their use in the process of information retrieval.”

Paper presented at the 4th International Conference of  the International Society of Knowledge Organization (ISKO), Washington D.C., USA, July 1996.

 

10. “Libraries and reading habits among elementary school children: the concept of the classroom collection.”

Paper presented at the 26th Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,  July 1997.

 

11. “The education of the  information professional in the 21st century.”

Paper presented at the Info 2000 Conference – Information and Knowledge in the Internet Age, Tel-Aviv, April 2000.

 

12. “Classroom collections and reading patterns.”

Paper presented at the 66th International Conference of IFLA, Jerusalem, Israel, August 2000.

 

13. “Multiculturalism in Israel society: Religious and secular students at the Bar-Ilan University.”

Paper presented at the 66th International Conference of IFLA, Jerusalem, Israel, August 2000.

 

14. “The role of academic institutions in the continuing professional education of librarians and information professionals.”

Paper presented at the 4th World Conference on Continuing Professional Education for the Library and Information Science Professions, Chester, Vermont, USA, August 2001.

 

15. “The public libraries at the beginning of the 21st century.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Israeli Librarians and Information Professionals, Tel-Aviv, March 2002.

 

  16. “The subject cataloging of monographs with the use of a       thesaurus.”

Paper presented at the 7th International Conference of  the International Society of Knowledge Organization (ISKO), Granada, Spain, July 10-14 2002.

 

 17. “Library anxiety.”

Paper presented at the  Annual Conference of Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Haifa University, April 3rd, 2003.

 

18. “The role of public libraries in the 21st century.”

Paper presented at the Conference on “Books Studies, Library and Information Science in the Contemporary World,” Warsaw University, Poland, May 26-28, 2003.  (Invited)

 

19. “Organizational learning in hi-tech companies.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Bar Ilan University, May 22, 2005.

 

20. “The educational aspect of the design of school libraries and students’ territorial behavior.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Hong Kong, July 2005.

 

21. “Structured vs. unstructured tagging – A case study.”

Paper  presented at the Collaborative Web Tagging Workshop at WWW2006 – 15th International World Wide Web Conference, Edinburgh, 23-26 May, 2006.

 

22. “New skills, new image of the information profession.”

Paper presented at the 21st Annual Conference :Info 2006 – Information, Intelligence & Knowledge, Tel-Aviv, 29- 31 May 2006.

 

23. “Websites and digital services in school libraries.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship, Lisbon, 3-7 July 2006.

 

24. “Information behavior as a lifetime process – A model of efforts of women to maintain normal weight over long time periods.”                   

Paper presented at the: Information Seeking in Context Conference (ISIC 2006), University of Technology, Sidney, 19-21 July, 2006.

25. “Monumental library buildings in the age of the Internet.”

Paper  presented at the Annual Conference of the Israeli Librarians and Information Professionals, Ramat Gan, 5-7 February, 2007.

26. “Internet job searching among the unemployed.”

Paper  presented at the International Web Interaction Conference, Tel-Aviv, 30 April-2 May, 2007.

 

27. “A Generic framework for collaborative multi-perspective ontology acquisition.”

Poster  presented at the WWW  2008 – 17th International World Wide Web Conference, Beijing, China, 21-24 April 2008.

 

28. “Israeli news websites in Russian.”

Paper presented at the Annual Conference of Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Acre, 3 June 2008.

29. “Knowledge management: As a mechanism for large-scale technological and organizational change management.”                     Paper  presented at the 8th The International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organizations,  Cambridge University, U.K, 5-8 August 2008.

30. “Immigrants’ information needs: Their role in the absorption process.”                                                                                               Paper  presented at the International Conference on Information Seeking In Context (ISIC 2008), Vilnius University, Lithuania, 16-20 September 2008.

 

31. "The influence of social interaction on the process of tagging pictures."

Paper presented at the 27th Annual Conference of the Israeli Information Community : MultiYeda, Ramat Gan, Israel, 16-18 March, 2009.

 

     32. "Using the Internet to encourage reading."

Paper  presented at the 38th Annual Conference of the International Association  of School Librarianship, Abano Terme (Padua) Italy, 2-4 September 2009.

 

33. "Society’s level of literacy: A cross cultural study."

Paper  presented at the Informing Science (InSite) Conference, Novi Sad, Serbia, 18-23 June 2011.

 

34." Patterns of adopting technological innovations into teaching, and its relation to the academic culture of Israeli higher education institutions."

Paper presented at the 9th Annual Conference of MEITAL, Tel Aviv, 28 June, 2011.

 

35. "Level of literacy – Gaps among countries."

Paper  presented at the Annual Conference of  Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Acre, June 14, 2012.

 

36. "Attitudes of Arab and Bedouin children  towards  reading and computers."

Paper presented at the 27th Annual Conference of the Israeli Information Community : MultiYeda, Ramat Gan, Israel, 27-28 February, 2013.

 

37. "Mobile library project for Bedouin and Arab children in Israel."

 Poster Presented at the  IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations) World Library  and Information Congress: 79th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Singapore, 17-23 August, 2013.

 

38. "School librarians' involvement in students' research and in providing reference services."

Paper  presented at the Annual Conference of  Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Haifa, November 13,  2013.

 

39. "Information literacy and school libraries."Paper presented at the 28th Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Israeli Information Community : MultiYeda, Ramat Gan, Israel, 26-27 February, 2014.

 

40. "Evaluating the degree of school librarians' involvement in providing information literacy skills to students using the BIG6 Model as an assessment tool."

Paper to be presented at the European  Conference on  Information Literacy (ECIL), Dubrovnik, Croatia, 20-23 October 2014.

 

41. Scholarly communication and the academic library."

Paper to be presented at the Israeli Annual Conference of  Research in Information Science and Librarianship, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel, 11 November 2014.

 

 

 

INTERNATIONAL LECTURES

 

1. “The public library and the challenge of change.”

Lecture presented at the School of Information and Communication Studies, University of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia, August 1985.

 

2. “The public library and the Information Society.”

Lecture presented at the School of Librarianship, University of Cape Town, South Africa, August 1985.

 

3. “Libraries in a changeable society.”

Lecture presented at the Department of Information Science, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, August 1985.

 

4. “The public library and the challenge of change.”

Lecture presented at Information Studies Department, University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, September 1985.

 

5. “The public library and the Information Society.”

Lecture presented at Information Studies Department, University of the O.F. S., Bloemfontein, South Africa, September 1985.

 

6. “The public library and the information society.”

Lecture presented at Information Studies Department, University of the

Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, September 1985.

 

7. “Classroom collections and reading.”

Lecture presented at the School of Library and Information Science,

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, August 1997.

 

 

*In addition Tens of lectures at Israeli Academic Institutions and other forums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Courses

Courses: 

Organizational Behavior

Marketing of Information Services