Embedding library services in research stages: Chinese subject service and the research lifecycle model

Shu Liu


Through in-depth interviews, we analyzed user needs at different stages of scientific research, and constructed a library service model that can be practically integrated into all research stages. This article highlights the subject service model in use in Chinese academic libraries and demonstrates how it can work to support researchers across the research life-cycle.


library services, Chinese university libraries, research stages, research model

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.23974/ijol.2017.vol2.1.24


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