18th LIASA Annual Conference: Presenters: Anwa Adriaanse

Anwa Adriaanse joined the University of the Western Cape in 2014, as the Assistant Director: Collection Development, Management and Access.  User / Client services is one component of this very broad portfolio and is where his involvement in the development of 24/7 Library Services at UWC stems.  His main research interests are collection development, the management of electronic resources and open education resources.  His Master’s thesis focused on Collection Development in Public Libraries and he jointly presented a paper on Collection Development practices at LIASA 2013.  He is passionate about changing the student experience and contributing to student success through the provisioning of information resources and facilitating access to services and the library as a space.