International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries

Welcome to IATUL

IATUL provides a forum for the exchange of ideas relevant to librarianship in technological universities throughout the world. It also provides library directors and senior managers an opportunity to develop a collaborative approach to solving common problems.
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NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Library Edition.

The NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Library Edition, examines key trends, significant challenges, and emerging technologies for their potential impact on academic and research libraries worldwide.

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Learning Analytics: Helpful or Harmful

In the current higher education landscape there is at least one significant development generating enthusiasm and suspicion in equal parts. Learning analytics refers to technologies, usually software tools, that enable the analysis of student data in order to identify learning weaknesses so that faculty, advisers and even librarians could intervene with corrective action.
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How to prepare for the financial side of open access

Disruption in any sector naturally incurs costs in transitioning to a new model or way of working. Despite its promise to liberate research and benefit universities, the move to open access (OA) publishing is no exception.

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