France Bouthillier, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Director
School of
Information Studies


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France is director of the School of Information Studies, McGill University, since 2004 and associate professor since 2002. Her teaching areas are related to the management of information services, business information, competitive intelligence and information and society. Her publications, presentations and research projects deal with the information needs of small businesses, knowledge management, education of information professionals, competitive intelligence and ethnographic research. In 2003-2004, she was elected president of the Corporation of Professional Librarians in Quebec, and president of the Canadian Association of Information Science. Prior to her hiring at McGill, she held various teaching and administrative positions in other universities and public agencies. France has been working as a consultant for conducting various organizational studies in both the public and private sectors.

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