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Alison McNab

  • Academic Librarian (Research Support)
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3ReadersNumber of instances of Alison's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 37PublicationsNumber of items in this person’s My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

use of social media by librariesscholarly communicationresearch supportmobile learninginformation literacyexploitation of e-contentcurrent awareness and trend-watchingaccessibility and assistive technologiesAcademic libraries

About

Supporting research in the post-REF14 environment

Co-authors (3)

Publications (5)

  • 360 degree Collaboration: Social Media and the Subject Librarian

    • McNab A
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  • Barriers and challenges to accessing subscription e-content on mobile devices

    • McNab A
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  • Informal learning in the library workplace: the role of unconferences

    • McNab A
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  • Mobilising e-resources for academics and students

    • Jenkins R
    • McNab A
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  • Thinking critically about information on the Web

    • Anagnostelis B
    • Cooke A
    • McNab A
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Professional experience

Academic Librarian (Research Support)

University of Huddersfield

February 2016 - Present

Research Support Librarian

University of Nottingham

August 2014 - December 2015(a year)

Research Community Engagement Officer, Centre for Research Communications

University of Nottingham

January 2015 - August 2015(7 months)

Faculty Team Librarian, James Cameron-Gifford Library

University of Nottingham

January 2013 - July 2014(2 years)

Academic Team Manager (Resources and Services), Kimberlin Library

De Montfort University

June 2009 - December 2012(4 years)

Information & Library Science Co-ordinator

Higher Education Academy - information & Computer Sciences (HEA-ICS)

May 2008 - May 2009(a year)

Director of Communities

National Council for Graduate Enrepreneurship (NCGE)

August 2007 - April 2008(8 months)

Head of Academic Services

University of Nottingham

December 2002 - October 2005(3 years)

Collections Manager

Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)

July 2001 - November 2002(a year)

Head of Academic Services (Science), Pilkington Library

Loughborough University

June 1995 - June 2001(6 years)

Assistant Librarian, Brynmor Jones Library

University of Hull

October 1988 - June 1995(7 years)