Select Works

Recent Publications

La Barre, K. Facet analytical approaches. (forthcoming December 2018). In Hjorland, (ed.) ISKO Encyclopedia of Knowledge Organization [online]; Knowledge Organization.

La Barre, K. (2017). Interrogating Facet Theory: Decolonizing Knowledge Organization. In Richard P. Smiraglia and Hur-Li Lee (Eds), Dimensions of Knowledge: Facets for Knowledge Organization, pp. 7-30. Würzburg: Ergon Verlag.

La Barre, K & Tilley, C. (March 2016). Of Naming and Power: What’s ‘L’ Got to Do With It? Issue 94, Social Responsibilities Round Table Roundtable Newsletter.


TISS/CLIMS Mumbai, India
RoALER Bhopal ,India
Sangameshwar College, Solapur, Maharashtra

Recent Presentations

La Barre, K; Burke, C.; Ibekwe-SanJuan, F. & Montoya, R. (2017). Evolving Traditions: From Documentation to Information Science. Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology 54(1): 578-9.

Invited speaker, Community Oral History Projects. Hyderabad Karnataka Librarians Association (HKLA). Gulbarga Technical Training Institute, Kalaburagi, North Karnataka, India, January 13, 2018.

Keynote speaker, Excellence in Academic Librarianship: Initiatives at the University of Illinois. National Conference on Role of Academic Libraries for Excellence in Research. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India; January 16, 2018.

Keynote speaker, Current Trends in LIS Research, Enhancing Research Skills: Role of Libraries, Department of Library and Information Science. Sangameshwar College, Solapur, Maharashtra,India, January 24, 2018.

Keynote speaker, International opportunities for professional development. Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur, Osmanabad, Maharashtra, India, January 25, 2018.

Invited lecture, The Future of Libraries/Librarians: The Rumours of our Demise are Greatly Exaggerated. Mumbai University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, January 29, 2018.