Overview

Current Work

A co- study of the use of ResearchGate by those Pakistani higher education institutions represented in the 2015 national rankings has just been accepted for publication. Current project is a repeat survey across Australasia of institutional repository staff to assess required skills and knowledge.  

Expertise Keywords

  • Information sharing

Subject Area Codes

  • Information Retrieval and Web Search
  • Information Systems
  • Library and Information Studies

Country Affiliations

  • Pakistan

Research Publications and Outputs

Recent Publications

Publications: 42 (Other: 42)

Funded Griffith Research

Engagement and Impact

Learning and Teaching

Research by Higher Degree Supervision or Scholarship

Background

Education and Training

  • ADipAppSc Associate Diploma of Applied Science, Australian Institute of Applied Sciences 2006 - 2015
  • BA Bachelor of Arts, Colby College 1967
  • MA Master of Arts, University of Maine 1971
  • MLS Master of Library Science, Dalhousie University 1978
  • PhD Doctor Of Philosophy, University of New England 1985

Academic experience

  • Lecturer, Riverina Murray Institute of Higher Education 1983 - 1985

Awards and Honours

  • Inaugural VALA Travel Award, VALA 1990 - 1990

Professional experience

  • Co-Chair, Program Committee, THETA 2015

Editorial roles

  • Editorial Board, Publications (MDPI) 2017 -
  • Editorial Board, Digital Library Perspectives 2016 -
  • Editorial Board, International Journal of Information Studies & Libraries 2016 -
  • Guest Editor, Australian Library Review 1990 - 1990
  • Co-editor, Ejournal (Electronic Journal) 1994 - 2004

External advisory roles

  • Reviewers, Program (Emerald journal) 2014 -

Professional memberships

  • Associate Member, Australian Library and Information Association 1978 - Present