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Ms Carmel O'Sullivan

Ms Carmel O'Sullivan
Name Carmel O'Sullivan
Position Director (Library Services)
Section Library Services
Office R204
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1778
Extension 1778
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Carmel O'Sullivan is Director, Library Services, and provides leadership and strategic direction for the Library. The Library connects the USQ community to information and services to enable learning and research success. The Library sits within the Education portfolio, consisting of Library Services, the Officer for Advancement of Learning and Teaching, and the Digital Life Lab.

Industry affiliations
Member of the Australian Library and Information Association

Research most recent
O’Sullivan, C and Benn, J. “What's in the Box? How the Science Library is Challenging Tradition at UWA” Paper presented at Information Online 2011, ALIA 15th Exhibition and Conference Sydney, February 1-3 2011

Clark C, O’Sullivan C and Newton-Smith C. “Aiming for the stars: challenges in managing the development of shareable online learning objects” Paper presented at Information Online 2009, ALIA 14th Exhibition and Conference Sydney, January 20 – 22 2009

O'Sullivan, C. "How to break an egg: going back to basics in providing research training services to lawyers and students" Australian Law Librarian 15(4) 2007, p33-42

Research most notable
O'Sullivan, C. "Is information literacy relevant in the real world?" Reference Services Review 30(1) 2002, p7-14

Publications in ePrints

O'Sullivan, Carmel and Partridge, Helen (2016) Organisational change and renewal: can strategic communication methods ease the pain? A case study from the University of Southern Queensland. New Review of Academic Librarianship, Online. pp. 1-12. ISSN 1361-4533