This was presented at the 5th Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium, Wednesday, April 3, 2013.
Panel Discussion presentation: “Factors Leading to Successful Engagement of Academic Libraries in e-Science,” Mary E. Piorun, University of Massachusetts Medical School.
“This presentation provided an overview of her ongoing dissertation research on academic libraries and e-science, which explores: 1. How and why research universities and their libraries became engaged in e-science, 2. The structural and programmatic changes that have occurred in the library to provide e-science services and programs, and 3. The leadership necessary to bring about those changes.”