Esin Sultan Oguz
Yildirim Beyazit University
Esin Sultan Oguz is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Management at Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara, Turkey. She received her BSc (2001), MSc (2004), and PhD (2010) degrees from Hacettepe University Department of Information Management. In 2011, she was a post-doctoral fellow at University College London’s (UK) Department of Information Studies, where she examined social and cultural inclusion of Turkish speaking communities and multicultural public library services.
Her areas of specialization include cultural policy and libraries, cultural heritage and digitization, LIS services and multicultural populations, LIS education, and the internationalization of LIS higher education.
Currently she is also serving on the Executive Board of the Turkish Librarians’Association (between 2008 and 2016), Standing Committee Member on the IFLA Section on Library Services to Multicultural Populations (2011-) and Corresponding Member of the IFLA Education & Training Section (2011-).
She is now also serving as a University Librarian at Social Sciences University of Ankara where is the first graduate university of Turkey. For more information about Esin Sultan Oğuz’s background and publications please visit http://www.esinsultan.net