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Affiliation
Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science
Official title
Associate Professor
Sex
Male
KAKEN ID
10631921
Email
 
Office
7D315, Faculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba
Phone
029-859-1376
Research keywords
Visual Art & Design Librarianship
School Librarianship
Public Libraries
Music Librarianship
Comparative Studies in Library & Information Science
Research projects
Conversations with Opera and Orchestra Librarians2012-12 -- (current)LO PatrickFaculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba/
Exploration on Information Needs Amongst Artists and Art Students (with Savannah School of Art and Design Library in Hong Kong)2013 -- 2014LO, PatrickFaculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba/
Conversations with Special Library Managers and Cultural/Documentary Heritage Archivists in Hong Kong.2013 -- 2014LO, PatrickFaculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba/
Why Librarianship? An Exploration of Factors Influencing MLIS Students in Choosing Library and information Science as a Career2013 -- 2014LO, PatrickFaculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba/International Exchange Fund500000
Self-Perceptions of School Librarians: Comparative Study Between China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan.2012 -- 2013LO, PatrickFaculty of Library, Information & Media Science, University of Tsukuba/International Exchange Fund500000
Career history
2012-04 -- (current)University of Tsukuba Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science Associate Professor
2012-04 -- (current)University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies Associate Professor
Academic background
1990-09 -- 1991-07University of Tuebingen 1-Year Academic ExchangeOther
1988-09 -- 1992-05Mount Allison University Dept. of Fine ArtsGraduated
1992-09 -- 1994-05McGill University Library and Information ScienceCompleted
2002-09 -- 2004-11School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Design ManagementCompleted
2004-09 -- 2009-05Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol Graduate School of EducationCompleted
Degree
1992-05Bachelor of Fine ArtsDept. of Fine Arts, Mount Allison University
2004-11Master of Arts in DesignSchool of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
1994-05Master of Library & Information ScienceSchool of Library & Information Science, McGill University
2009-05Doctor of EducationGraduate School of Education, University of Bristol
Academic societies
2009-11 -- (current)Member of Editorial Board - JLIS.it, Italian Journal of Library and Information Science
2013-01 -- (current)Associate Editor - Journal of Learning‏
2005-09 -- (current)China Academic Library and Information System
2007 -- (current)Total Marketing Associates (an integrated marketing, branding & design consultancy located in Hong Kong)
2009-05 -- 2010-06Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong
Honors & Awards
2007-112nd Prize-2007數字圖書館建設與應用研究會征文獎.
2006-12One of the Most Active Presenters Award.
Articles
Books
  • Patrick Lo and Dickson Chiu – Informal interview with school librarians.
    LO Patrick
    The End of Wisdom?: The Future of Libraries in a Digital Age./pp.51-64, 2016-11
  • Inside the World's Major East Asian Collections: One Belt, One Belt, One Road, and Beyond.
    LO Patrick
    2017-05
  • Conversations with the World's Leading Orchestra and Opera Librarians.
    LO Patrick
    2016-06
  • Preserving Local Documentary Heritage: Conversations with Special Library Managers and Archivists in Hong Kong.
    LO Patrick
    2015-07
  • Learning with smartphones: higher education students’ experiences and practices.
    盧 敬之
    M-libraries 5. From Devices to People./pp.99-105, 2015-05
  • Effects of Online Audio-Book Resources on Library Usage and Reading Preferences and Practices of Young Learners in an Elementary School Library Setting in Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    2009-05
  • Klaus Heymann auf Naxos: Cheap Price but Quality Music! – a Case Study of a Successful Western Classical Music Company Founded in Hong Kong.
    盧 敬之
    2004-11
Conference, etc.
  • School librarians’ attitudes comics reading: A comparative study between Hong Kong, Japan, Mainland China and Taiwan.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Conference on Literature and Librari- anship (LibrAsia)./2015-04-02--2015-04-05
  • A comparative study on measuring the importance of user education in academic libraries.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2015-04-02--2015-04-05
  • Comparative study on m-learning usage among LIS students from Hong Kong, Japan and Taiwan.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Conference on Litera- ture and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2015-04-02--2015-04-05
  • University students’ awareness towards online access tools: A case study of the University of Tsukuba.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2015-04-02--2015-04-05
  • Information for inspiration: understanding the information-seeking behaviours and library use of the students at the Hong Kong Design Institute.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Con- ference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2015-04-02--2015-04-05
  • Enhancing roles and practice of school librarians in digital age.
    LO Patrick
    2015「課程發展與教學實踐」教育會議./2015-03-14--2015-03-14
  • 學校圖書館主任作為資訊素養專家之比較研究: 香港、上海、 南韓、台北和日本.
    LO Patrick
    5th World Chinese School Librarians’ Forum / 第五屆世界華語圖書館論壇/2014-07-17--2014-07-18
  • Educational use of mobile technologies amongst library information science (LIS) students: A comparative study between the University of Hong Kong and the University of Tsukuba.
    LO Patrick
    5th International m-Libraries Conference, Hong Kong./2014-05-27--2014-05-30
  • Youth empowerment through the use of prison libraries: Case studies of the Tangerang Juvenile Detention Center Library and the Salemba Detention Center Library in Indonesia.
    LO Patrick
    4th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2014-04-03--2014-04-06
  • Current state of digital and mobile technologies amongst public libraries in Kenya.” 4th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)
    LO Patrick
    4th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2014-04-03--2014-04-06
  • The potential of the museum collection management systems (MCMS) development in Hong Kong Museum of History (HKMH).
    LO Patrick
    2014 Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2014-04-03--2014-04-06
  • ew frontier in international and comparative studies in library & information science research: a focus on services versus user needs.
    LO Patrick
    5th Asian Con- ference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2014-04-03--2014-04-06
  • Why librarianship? An ex- ploration of factors influencing MLIS students choosing library and information science as a career: A com- parative study between Shanghai University, University of British Columbia, University of Hong Kong and University of Tsukuba.
    LO Patrick
    4th Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibrAsia)./2014-04-03--2014-04-06
  • The roles of the school librarians as information literacy specialists: A comparative study between Hong Kong, Shanghai, South Korea, Taipei and Japan.
    LO Patrick
    2014「課 程發展與教學實踐」教育會議./2014-03-08--2014-03-08
  • Witnessing the Birth of Asian Hollywood through the Hong Kong Film Archive.
    LO Patrick; LAM Richie
    2nd Annual Asian Conference on Film and Documentary (FilmAsia) 2013/2013-11-08--2013-11-10
  • Attitudes and Self-Perceptions of School Librarians in Relations to their Professional Practices: a Comparative Study Between Hong Kong, Shanghai, Korea, Taipei, and Japan.
    LO Patrick; CHEN Joyce Chao-chen; DUKIC Dana; YOUN You-ra...
    International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) 42nd Annual Conference./2013-08-26--2013-08-30
  • Different Missions, Common Goals –Museum-Library Collaboration at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum in the Service of Local and Family History and the Conservation of Documentary Heritage in the South China Sea.
    LO Patrick; TRIO Robert; BUT Kitty
    2013 IFLA Conference in the Open Session on the Infinite Possibilities/2013-08-17--2013-08-23
  • Why Librarianship? 図書館情報学大学院生の進学要因とキャリア形成の国際比較.
    盧 敬之; 池内有為; DUKIC Dana; LU Yang; XU Yang
    情報メディア学会研究大会/2013-06-29--2013-06-29
  • Motivation and Attitudes Towards Learning and Using English Outside the Classroom Environment: a Study of the Library and Information Science Undergraduates at the University of Tsukuba.
    LO Patrick
    2013 Asia Conference on Language Learning (ACLL)/2013-04-25--2013-04-28
  • 培養學生資訊素養技能: 東亞地區老師與圖書館主任協作教學.
    LO Patrick; DUKIC Dana
    2013「課程發展與教學實踐」教育會議/2013-03-23--2013-03-23
  • Naxos Music Library Automatic MARC Conversion Project.
    German Music Archive.; +LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Informal Seminar./2006-06-01
Teaching
2017-10 -- 2017-12Practical Seminar AUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2017-12Introduction to Library and Information ScienceUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2017-12Comparative Study on Library and Information ServicesUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-04 -- 2017-07English for Specialized Subjects B-3University of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2017-12Information Resource Management LabUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-04 -- 2017-07Information Resource Management LabUniversity of Tsukuba.
2016-10 -- 2016-12Practical Seminar AUniversity of Tsukuba.
2016-10 -- 2016-12Comparative Study on Library and Information ServicesUniversity of Tsukuba.
2016-10 -- 2016-12Introduction to Library and Information ScienceUniversity of Tsukuba.
2016-10 -- 2016-12Information Resource Management LabUniversity of Tsukuba.
Other educational activities
-- (current)Chair of Kasuga English Speaking ClubKasuga English Speaking Club
-- (current)Voluntary Instructor for Business English for staff at the Kasuga Plaza International Support OfficeKasuga Plaza International Support Office, University of Tsukuba
2011-12 -- 2012-02Served as tutor for library science course INF510 Application of Bibliographic Standards of Master of Information, Studies, offered by Charles Sturt University.学外
2011-09 -- 2011-09Conducted Workshop on Library Cataloguing Understanding MARC Bibliographic: Introduction to MARC21 for students of Master of Science in Library & Information Management (MSc[LIM])学外
2011-05 -- 2011-05Conducted guest lecture on “Effects of Online Audio-Book Resources on Library Usage and Reading Preferences and Practices of Young Learners in an Elementary School Library Setting in Hong Kong.学外
2011-02 -- 2011-02Conducted Workshop on Library Cataloguing Understanding MARC Bibliographic: Introduction to MARC21.学外
2008-10 -- 2008-10Conducted lecture on Using Outsource Data of Digital Resources in Creating Our Own Bibliographic Records: How to Convert Naxos Music Library and Spoken Word Library Online Titles into MARC Records.学外
2006-11 -- 2006-12Organized Exhibition on Art Publishing in Germany, co-hosted by the Goethe Institute Hong Kong, Visual Studies Programme, Lingnan University.学外
2006-10 -- 2006-10Organized Exhibition on Young Friends Scheme of 2007 Hong Kong Arts Festival, co-hosted by the Hong Kong Arts Festival.学外
2005-11 -- 2005-12Organized Exhibition of 2006 Hong Kong Arts Festival Programmes at Lingnan University Library Foyer, together with Hong Kong Arts Festival, and Dept. of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University.学外
Talks
  • Using Focus Group Interviews to Determine Young Students’ Reading Practices, Gendered Differences and the Effects of Online Audio-Book Resource (Naxos Spoken Word Library) as a Reading Motivation Tool.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    14th World Congress of Comparative Education Societies (WCCES)/2010-06-15
  • Effects of Online Audio-Book Resources on Library Usage and Reading Preferences and Practices of Young Learners in an Elementary School Library Setting in Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    World Library and Information Congress: 75th IFLA General Conference and Assembly./2009-08-01
  • Developing the Online Public Access Catalogue into a Library Resources Portal - Lingnan University Library's Experience.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    2007 Digital Library Development and Application Conference./2007-11-01
  • 把大學圖書館互聯網公共查詢目錄 (Web-OPAC) 開發成圖書館視聽資源門戶網站 (AV Resources Portal)
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Joint Conference on Innovation, Development and Transformation in Libraries Innovation, Development and Transformation in Libraries./2007-10-01
  • Latest Developments of the HKCAN Project: Enhancing Academic Library Bibliographic Services in a Changing Environment.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    International Seminar on Bibliographic Services./2006-08-28
  • Using Outsource Data of Digital Resources in Creating Our Own Bibliographic Records: How to Convert Naxos Music Library and Spoken Word Library Online Titles into MARC Records - the Lingnan University Library Experience.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    2006 IFLA Conference./2006-08-24
  • Making the Library OPAC Sing! How to Convert Naxos Music Library Online Titles into MARC Records - the Lingnan University Library Experience,
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    2006 International Association of Music Librarian (IAML) Annual Conference./2006-06-19
  • Latest Developments of the Digital Library of Lingnan University, Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Seminar hosted by the Vienna University./2006-06-13
  • Latest Development of the HKCAN (Hong Kong Chinese Authority Name) Project & Digital Library of Lingnan University, Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Seminar hosted by the National Library of France./2006-06-06
  • Converting Lingnan Library's Web-OPAC into a Library Resources Portal.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    CALIS Unicat Training Workshop./2005-09-16
  • Latest Developments of HKCAN Database under XML Format.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Internal Seminar held at Library of Congress (US)/2005-04-01
  • Latest Developments of HKCAN Database under XML Format.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) Annual Meeting./2005-03-30
  • Latest Developments of HKCAN Database under XML Format.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) Annual Meeting./2005-03-30
  • How to Introduce Naxos Online Library Titles to the OPAC – the Lingnan University Library Experience.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Fifth Hong Kong INNOVATIVE Users Group Meeting (HKIUG Meeting)/2004-12-01
  • How to Introduce Naxos Online Library Titles to the OPAC – the Lingnan University Library Experience.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Fifth Hong Kong INNOVATIVE Users Group Meeting (HKIUG Meeting)/2004-12-01
  • 中文名稱規範資料庫建置與發展概況.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    4th Conference of Chinese Resources Cooperation & Development./2004-11-01
  • 中文名稱規範資料庫建置與發展概況.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    4th Conference of Chinese Resources Cooperation & Development./2004-11-01
  • The Digital Library of Lingnan University, Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Seminar hosted by the Austrian National Library./2004-05-26
  • The Digital Library of Lingnan University, Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Seminar for the academic library community in the city of Berlin, organized by the Kooperativer Bibliotheksverbund Berlin-Brandenburg (KOBV) at Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum fuer Informationstechnik Berlin (ZIB)/2004-05-24
  • Enhancing Bibliographic Records in the INNOVATIVE by Adding URLs of Book Reviews and Other Value-Added Information from Online Bookstores.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    12th Annual INNOVATIVE Users Group (IUG) Conference./2004-04-03
  • CN-MARC versus HKCAN: a Comparative Studies between Authority Control Works in Beijing and Hong Kong.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    International Seminar of Cataloguing and Authority Control./2003-11-07
  • Latest Developments Chinese Authority orks in East Asia: An Overview.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    International Conference on Authority Control: Definition and International Experiences./2003-02-12
  • Report on 7xx Authority Enhancement.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Second Annual Hong Kong INNOVATIVE (HKIUG) Users Group Meeting./2002-12-11
  • 互聯網時代館藏目錄與資訊檢索服務的新貌: 嶺南–亞馬遜聯盟方案.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    First Annual Academic Conference of Guangdong Library Society (China)/2002-11-01
  • The Implementation stage of the Hong Kong Chinese Authority Name (HKCAN) Database.
    LO PAK CHEUNG PATRICK
    Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) Annual Meeting./2001-03-01
Professional activities
2005 -- (current)China Academic Library and Information SystemUnicat Expert Group.
2003 -- 2006Hong Kong JULAC-BSC (Bibliographic Services Committee)Representative of Lingnan University of Hong Kong Library.
2009 -- (current)J-LIS.it (online Italian journal of library & information science, sponsored by University of Florence, Italy.), Editorial Board Member.
1999 -- 2006JULAC-HKCAN (Hong Kong Chinese Name Authority) WorkgroupSecretary
2003 -- 2006Programme Coordinator of Library as Cultural Centre
2008 -- 2008Recent Music Monograph Publications in China of Fontes Artis Musicae Journal, Reporter
2007 -- 2007Recent Music Serials Publications in China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan of Fontes Artis Musicae Journal, Reporter
2007 -- (current)Total Marketing Associates (an integrated marketing, branding & design consultancy located in Hong Kong)Research Associate.
Message
Dr. Patrick Lo earned his Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) from University of Bristol (U.K.) in May 2009. He has a Master of Arts in Design Management (M.A.) from Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2004), a Master of Library & Information Science (M.L.I.S.) from McGill University (Canada; 1994), and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) from Mount Allison University, (Canada; 1992). He also took part in a one-year academic exchange at Tueingen University (Germany) from 1990-91. Dr. Patrick Lo is efficient in: Chinese (both Cantonese and Putunghua), English and German. From April, 2012 to present, Dr. Patrick Lo is currently serving as Associate Professor at Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science, University of Tsukuba in Japan. From February, 2009 to February, 2012, Dr. Lo served as Assistant Librarian I (Head of the Cataloguing Section) and Subject Specialist for School of Arts & Social Sciences at The Open University of Hong Kong Library. From February, 2007 to February, 2009, he served as the Music Cataloguing Librarian (Special Music Project) at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, University Library System, cataloguing and organizing a highly significant and valuable donation of Chinese music research materials from a retired Harvard professor. From July, 1996 to July, 2007, he served as the Cataloguing Librarian at Lingnan University Library, Hong Kong. He also served as the Liaison Librarian for the Dept. of Cultural Studies and the Dept. of Management, Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

(Last updated: 2017-07-20)