The Role of Systems Librarian for Establishing and Developing A New Academic and Research Library
KAUST DepartmentUniversity Library
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Identity of a brand new libraryVijayakumar, J.K. (2017-03-16) [Presentation]King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Library in Saudi Arabia aspires to be one of the great new-generation libraries in the field of scientific research. Its services and systems support a digitally born collection, 97% of their collection is electronic. The spectacular library facility with lots of space for collaboration and its collections remains open twenty-four hours, every day of the year and is facilitated by a staff coming from 12 different nationalities. It has an Open Access mandate, the first in the Middle East region, and runs a successful digital research repository.