May 21, 2022

Slide Deck: Chris Bourg, Director of Libraries at MIT, Speaks to Librarians in Australia

Chris Bourg, Director of Libraries at MIT, spoke to members of the Council of Australian Libraries (CAUL) during a workshop at the University of Sydney on July 4, 2017.

Slides from the presentation titled, “Future of libraries: View from MIT” are now available online.

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See Also: Brian Bannon (CPL) and Chris Bourg (MIT) Join the DPLA Board of Directors as Two Founding Board Members Depart (June 30, 2017)

See Also: MIT Convenes Ad Hoc Task Force on Open Access to Institute’s Research (July 8, 2017)

See Also: Report: MIT Librarians Reflect on the Future of Libraries (April 4, 2016)


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