Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Librarians: best knowledge managers for our new world

From the b.eye Business Information Network, Dr. Ramon C. Barquin has an informative article about the role that modern librarians can play in the brave new information world.

If there is one profession that has traditionally been underutilized in terms of the contribution they can make to business intelligence and knowledge management, it is the librarians.

...Finding anything and making sense out of it as we move from intelligence to knowledge will be very challenging. ...I would take every major portal where navigation is a problem and give a group of librarians the job of improving it.

...That is where librarians can make a big difference. Give them the right tools, and they will become the best knowledge managers for our new world.

Read the rest here.

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