RSS feed: articles by this author RSS feed: articles related to specified author en Change Management in Information Services <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue52/lovecy-rvw#author1">Ian Lovecy</a> examines change theories and strategies, and their application to creating a change culture in an information service.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This book is, as can be seen from the extensive bibliography, a comprehensive review of the literature on change management as well as a study of how - and how not! - to apply it to the running of an information service. The basic premise, which is reiterated through the book, is that in a time of rapid technological development an information service needs to be readily adaptable, flexible, and prepared to be in constant change.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue52 review ian lovecy archives bibliographic data cataloguing digitisation research Sun, 29 Jul 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1344 at Book Review: Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue44/lovecy-rvw#author1">Ian Lovecy</a> looks at a useful consolidation of approaches to disaster management.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The aim of this book is ambitious: it sets out to present current professional and practical ideas on the whole range of disaster management, from the precautions which will prevent - or at least minimise - disaster, through the financial considerations, balancing of risk, and staff training needs, to the process of recovery and re-establishment of a service. It does so in an international context; and it does so based on the practical experience of the contributors.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue44 review ian lovecy british library university of wales archives bibliographic data national library passwords research Fri, 29 Jul 2005 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1181 at SEREN: Sharing of Educational Resources in an Electronic Network <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue2/seren#author1">Ian Lovecy</a> from Bangor University describes SEREN, a project from the Electronic Document Delivery section of the eLib programme. SEREN aims to provide the software to enable the Welsh HE community to maximise use of the library resource-base in Wales before turning to BLDSC and other suppliers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 project update ian lovecy bldsc british library iso national library of wales university of wales elib seren cataloguing copyright database higher education national library research search technology software video z39.50 Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 51 at