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Sultan Aldaihani

  • Visiting Scholar
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Training and Technical Assistance Center
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Sultan's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 7PublicationsNumber of items in Sultan's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

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.

Followers (3)

Following (4)

  • Colleen Cuddy

    Colleen CuddyWeill Cornell Medical Collge

  • Hamed Alhoori

    Hamed AlhooriNorthern Illinois University

  • Peter Brusilovsky

    Peter BrusilovskyUniversity of Pittsburgh

  • Hesham Alsarhan

    Hesham AlsarhanKuwait University

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 history

Ph.D.

Loughborough University

July 2000 - November 2003(3 years)