Jackie Edwards

Information Services Librarian, University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Authors’ Biographies

Jackie Edwards (pictured) is an Information Services Librarian providing specialist research advice in Science and Technology and Health disciplines. Jackie is active in various Learning.Futures teams collaborating on projects with the University’s Interactive Media & Learning team.

Scott Abbott is Project Manager at UTS ePRESS – based in the University of Technology Sydney Library. Scott is active in supporting Journal and Book publishing with the Press and advocating the benefits of Open Scholarship more broadly.

Jurgen Schulte is an educational researcher in the Science and Mathematics Education Research and Innovation Team (SciMERIT) at the University of Technology Sydney and recipient of the Australian Awards for University Teaching – 2016 Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

Belinda Tiffen is Director of Library Resources at the University of Technology Sydney with responsibility for the Library’s publishing and open scholarship initiatives.

My Sessions

Shaping the future of academic libraries: authentic learning for the next generation

Purple Room

The Next Generation Library is changing in the wake of a tertiary education sector trying to adjust for a future skilled workforce that is expected to have a much broader and more flexible set of skills than graduates of just half a generation ago. In this paper, we present a case study which illustrates the […]

The Next Generation Library