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    Announcing IST600: Publish or Perish: From Monks to MOOCs, a new class I am putting together for next semester...

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“True learning happens when books and friends, writing and understanding intermingle in a rich soup of participation.”

-R. David Lankes

About David

R. David Lankes is a professor and Dean’s Scholar for the New Librarianship at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies and director of the Information Institute of Syracuse. His book, The Atlas of New Librarianship won the 2012 ABC-CLIO/Greenwood Award for the Best Book in Library Literature. Lankes is a passionate advocate for librarians and their essential role in today’s society.

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Contact

213 Hinds Hall Syracuse, NY 13244

  • rdlankes@iis.syr.edu
  • 315.443.2911