| || Changing Paradigm for Information Professionals in Knowledge Management Age |
Author :Ganguly, Shantanu
Source: DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology :27(5) ; 2007 ; pp.05-16
Abstract : Knowledge has become the key driving force in the present day. Gone are the days when organisations and institutions were reluctant and complacent in sharing of information. Today, every organisation has understood the importance of knowledge. Organisations all over the world are utilising technology tools to make their systems more competitive and dynamic. This paper aims to stimulate information professionals to explore the potential impact of Knowledge Management (KM) and also examines the role of information professionals to take the added advantage of KM to improve the effective application of their skills.
Keywords : Knowledge management;Information professionals;Knowledge workers;LIS professionals;Groupware;Information management