An Introduction to the Library, Information and Archival Management Research Team of Xiangtan University
The first level discipline of library, information and archival management in Xiangtan University was founded earlier in China, especially in Hunan Province, which has a complete and integrate organization with distinct characteristic.
The discipline was founded in 1980 and has the right to confer the masters degree in library science from 1998 and the masters degree in the first level subject of library, information, and archive management was approved from 2010. Then in 2011, it was awarded as the "Twelfth Five Year Plan" key discipline in Hunan Province. From 2014, it has the masters degree authorization of Master of Library and Information Studies and the first level discipline of library, information, and archival management became the doctorate authorization level discipline in 2018.It has the "Information Resource Management and Intellectual Property Research Base" that is the key philosophy and social sciences research base of regular institutions of higher education in Hunan province, Hunan science and technology popularization base "Public Information Resources Management and Development and Utilization Science Popularization Base" ,and the central financial support experimental funding platform for local colleges development "Information Resource Management and Data Engineering Experiment Center".
He Zhen is the discipline principal. The discipline team has 47 full-time teachers, including 16 professors, 18 associate professors, among them 32 teachers with doctoral degrees. In recent years, the discipline team presided over more than 30 national-level projects and 100 provincial-level projects and published 20 books, in which more than 10 achievements were awarded by the provincial or ministerial level. The whole academic team consists of 2 experts from the Ministry of Education of the New Century Excellent Talents Program and 2 members from the Ministry of Education of the Undergraduate Teaching Steering Committee, one was awarded the second batch of one hundred high-level talents of “100 Million Intellectual Property Talents Project” prize, one was awarded the Huo Yingdong Fund for Young Teachers prize, one was awarded BaoGang Outstanding Teacher prize, one was the outstanding social science expert of Hunan Province, one was awarded “Hu Xiang Youth Talents” prize, 2 members were young experts from Hunan Provincial Social Science “100 scholars Project”, 3 members were the candidates of “121 Talent Project of Hunan Province ”, 8 persons were the young key teachers of Hunan province .