Title: LIS Research: A personal view
Presenter: Professor Charles Oppenheim
Charles Oppenheim was, until he retired in 2009, Professor of Information Science at Loughborough University, and is currently a Visiting Professor at Queensland University. In his past life, he has held a variety of posts in academia and the electronic publishing industry, working for International Thomson, Pergamon and Reuters at various times.
He has carried out research in, given talks on, consulted on, and published widely on the legal issues involved in the creation, dissemination and consumption of information. He has also carried out research, and is actively interested in, research assessment, bibliometrics, open access, and the scholarly publishing industry.