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Sultan Aldaihani

  • Visiting Scholar
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Training and Technical Assistance Center
  • 7PublicationsNumber of items in Sultan's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 3Followers

Research interests

Digitization.Social MediaInformation EducationInformation LiteracyInformation Behavior

About

Associate Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, College of Social Sciences, Kuwait University. I was the Head of the IT Unit at the College of Social Sciences. The SLA-AGC President during 2008/2009. In these capacities I steered of a number of professional activities. and conducted a number of consultation and training workshops in the areas of e-government, electronic archiving, social media, and e-record management. I teach ICT-related courses such as digitization and digital library, social media and information sources and services. I published in the areas of information behavior, and social media. I have MLIS from Kuwait University and PhD from Loughborough University, UK.

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Publications (5)

  • ICT education in library and information science programs: An analysis of the perceptions of undergraduate students

    • Al-Daihani S
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  • Literature on terrorism: A bibliometric analysis of articles published during 1981-1990

    • Mumtaz Anwar S
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  • Exploring the use of social software by master of library and information science students

    • Al-Daihani S
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  • Perceptions of Academic Librarians in Kuwait of Library 2.0

    • Al-Daihani S
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  • A study of the information literacy capabilities of the Kuwaiti police officers

    • Al-Daihani S
    • Rehman S
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Professional experience

Visiting Scholar

Virginia Tech - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

August 2014 - Present

Associate Professor

Kuwait University

September 2005 - Present

Visiting Scholar

University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

August 2008 - August 2009(a year)

Visiting Scholar

Nanyang Technological University

July 2007 - August 2007(a month)

Education

Ph.D.

Loughborough University

July 2000 - November 2003(3 years)