Your Name and Title: Melissa Fraser-Arnott, MLIS, PhD. Session Title: “Competencies for Information Specialists”

Library, School, or Organization Name: Graduate, QUT-SJSU Gateway PhD Program

Co-Presenter Name(s): N/A

Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Ottawa, Canada

Language in Which You Will Present: English

Target Audience(s): Library Students, Managers of Information Services Teams

Short Session Description (one line): Competencies shared by information specialists across disciplines

Full Session Description (as long as you would like): This presentation describes an analysis of the competency profiles of librarians, records managers, information managers, archivists, and knowledge managers and provides a competency profile for Information Specialists that incorporates the knowledge and competencies from all of these areas.  The sources used for this analysis were existing competency profiles developed by professional associations and employers of information workers such as government agencies

Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: Melissa Fraser-Arnott, (2017) "Competencies for information specialists in emerging roles", Library Management, Vol. 38 Iss: 1, pp.65 – 76.

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