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Abram, Stephen

Works: 4 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 1,944 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Podcasts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z716.4, 021.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Stephen Abram
Out front with Stephen Abram : a guide for information leaders by Stephen Abram( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tap into the insights of one of the world s leading library visionaries. Stephen Abram has the knack for seeing and expressing the obvious long before most people become aware of the issue. Although he s one of the most prolific writers and speakers in the industry, this is the first time his writings are being collected in one volume. Addressing the many audiences within the library profession public, school, and special libraries, vendors, corporate librarians, and technology specialists Abram offers a clear-sighted overview of the complexities of the information landscape in the 21st century. To organize the multitude of his writings and audiences, articles are collected under four key themes: a) advocacy (reiterating the value and importance of libraries and librarians); b) Technology (mastering technology in service to library users); c) communities and Generations (understanding the changing face and needs of the audiences); and d) the Future (synthesizing massive amounts of information across all library disciplines gives rise to uncanny predictions for the future of libraries). -- Back cover
Challenges of the future by Idaho Library Futures Conference( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On July 11-13, 2006, Idaho librarians attended a conference held in Eagle, Idaho on the future of libraries. The focus was dealing with and serving "digital natives", those people who have grown up in the age of technology. The videos include two presentations and two panel forums from the conference
Strategic technology planning and leadership : becoming an early adopter by Stephen Abram( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reality 2.0 - Developing your learning strategy for life after Grad School( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stephen Abram is the current President of the Special Libraries Association, the past-President of the Canadian Library Association, and Vice President of Innovation for the SirsiDynix Institute. The scope of his professional activities led Library Journal to recognize him as a Mover and Shaker, one of the key people influencing the future of libraries and librarianship. On Wednesday, March 26, 2008 he spoke to a group of students at Simmons College about strategies for keeping up with constantly changing technologies in the information field. The talk was sponsored by the Simmons and Boston chapters of the Special Libraries Association. --From website description
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Audience level: 0.07 (from 0.07 for Out front ... to 0.96 for Strategic ...)

Out front with Stephen Abram : a guide for information leaders
Alternative Names
Abram, Stephen K.

English (11)