Teaches and carries out research on the role of libraries in the community.
Acts as the department’s research co-ordinator and participates in
the new course of study developed by the Norwegian Archive, Library
and Museum Authority to promote the development of multicultural
skills among the staff of cultural institutions.
R.Vaagan, S.Holm (2003) "Professional values in Norwegian Librarianship",
article accepted by the EUCLID-ALISE conference in Potsdam 31 July – 1
August 2003 (awaiting publication)
R.Vaagan (2003) "LIS education – repackaging infopreneurs or promoting
value-based skills?", New Library World, Vol.104/No.4/5 2003, pp.156-163
Robert Vaagan Robert Vaagan, Doctor of Philosophy, is associate professor
at the Faculty of Journalism, Library and Information Science, Oslo
College of Higher Education.