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User education in academic libraries

User education in academic libraries

papers presented at a seminar at University of Strathclyde 20th November 1978

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Published by Infuse in Loughborough .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Ian R.M. Mowat..
ContributionsMowat, Ian R.M., Infuse.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21432126M

Jan 23,  · Seeking a User-Centered Future for Academic Libraries (white paper) About OhioLINK: Established in , the Ohio Library and Information Network (OhioLINK) is Ohio’s statewide academic library consortium serving libraries, 88 institutions of higher education, the State Library of Ohio and more than , end users. format. However, the transition to e-books in academic libraries has not been a smooth or quick one; the reasons are myriad and complicated. Aware that this is still a time of transition and that there are many issues surrounding the e-book, the editors set out to present the state of e Author: Suzanne M Ward, Robert S Freeman, Judith M Nixon.

Sep 22,  · Free Online Library: Library user education: examining its past, projecting its future.(The Library and Undergraduate Education) by "Library Trends"; Library and information science Academic libraries Forecasts and trends College students Library orientation Information services Study and teaching Libraries Libraries and education Library instruction History University and college libraries. Assessing the User Experience of E-Books in Academic Libraries. We report findings from an assessment of e-book user experience (search and information seeking) from usage data and user tests. The usage data showed that most reading sessions were brief and focused on certain pages, suggesting that users mainly use e-books to find specific Cited by: 7.

Jan 13,  · Academic Library Building Design: Resources for Planning: User Studies & Precedents ACRL and LLAMA have joined forces to provide a basic framework for architects, planners, and librarians embarking on the planning and design of libraries for higher kurt-haspel.com: Eric A. Kidwell. The User Experience of E-Books in Academic Libraries | considered as a fundamental cognitive measure and precedent of behav-ioral intentions. Studies of e-book perceptions have been focused on users’ awareness of e-book resources, their attitude toward using e-books, and their preferences for e-books or print books for different kurt-haspel.com: Suzanne M Ward, Robert S Freeman, Judith M Nixon.


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This paper examines user education programmes in academic library. This paper discussion focuses on the planning of user education, change in information services in academic library, need for user education and implementation of these programmes and web based user education in academic libraries and information technology user education.

The discussionfocuses on the planning organization and implementation of these programmes and needfor user education in Academic libraries and information Technology and. Defines user education as any effort formal or informal, which will guide and instruct existing and potential users in the recognition and formulation of their information needs, in the effective and efficient use of information services and the assessment of source materials that can satisfy specific requirements.

Explains the needs and objectives of user education. Academic libraries can no longer establish their excellence and ground their missions, visions, and strategic directions using the old means and methods.

"Leading Change in Academic Libraries" is a collection of 20 change stories authored by academic librarians. Get this from a library. User education in academic libraries. -- A collection of eight papers covering recent research into user education in libraries.

It falls into three sections, firstly, a theoretical framework, secondly, a discussion of programmes for. Academic libraries can no longer establish their excellence and ground their missions, visions, and strategic directions using the old means and methods.

Leading Change in Academic Libraries is a collection of 20 change stories authored by academic librarians from different types of four-year institutions. Librarians tell the story firsthand of. Papers and proceedings of the National Seminar on User Education in Academic Libraries in India, organized by the Dept.

of Library and Information Science. Meeting the Needs of Student Users in Academic Libraries surveys and evaluates the current practice of learning commons and research services within the academic library community in order to determine if these learning spaces are functioning as intended.

Library instruction, also called bibliographic instruction (BI), user education and library orientation, consists of "instructional programs designed to teach library users how to locate the information they need quickly and effectively.[It] usually covers the library's system of organizing materials, the structure of the literature of the field, research methodologies appropriate to the.

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This study investigated library instruction methods, effect and the challenges in academic libraries using the Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun (FUPRE) students as the target population.

Library instruction is a core activity of academic libraries that entails educating, enlightening, guiding and helping the library users to identify, understand and utilize library information Author: Saturday U. Omeluzor, Alarape Asimi Akibu Ph.D, Sunday Ikhimeakhu Dika, Clement Chinemerem Ukangwa.

The library is regarded as the core of any educational institution, particularly a university. The study described in this paper was conducted to investigate the effectiveness of user education programmes for postgraduate students in the School of Management, Information Technology and Governance at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville.

Library - Library - User services: The second of the two main functions of libraries is directed at actively exploiting the collection to satisfy the information needs of library users. Although many of the libraries in antiquity were accessible to the literate public, this was almost certainly for reference only.

Jan 17,  · Academic library refers to a library that supports a college or university. Colleges and universities may have more than one library.

Find out how academic libraries are different than school and public libraries. First-year students, Jason and Emily, meet their mentor, Brian, a Author: Tammy Voelker. Mar 02,  · This constructive book, pervaded throughout by the impact of IT on the learning environment, surveys the influences on today's academic library, and explains how to increase user satisfaction through quality management.

The author focuses particularly on users' behaviour in the library, the problems they cause or encounter, and how libraries kurt-haspel.com by: Discover librarian-selected research resources on Academic Libraries from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Home» Browse» Education» Libraries and Museums» Academic Libraries. In their survey of Canadian Academic Libraries, Julien, Leckie and Harris () indicated that while the lecture method was moving towards individualized, hands-on training,none of the libraries had written objectives of their user education programmes.

While less than half of these libraries evaluated their programmes, library user education. E-books in Academic Libraries. e-book models, user profile, e-book typology. Case Study.

considers that the potential that it offers to education at all levels, from preschool. Forge a clear path to success and support the digital needs of students, remote learners and faculty with access to high-quality academic e-books.

It’s easy to offer a large volume of high-quality, unlimited access e-books from top publishers and university presses at an affordable rate with EBSCO. Academic libraries loaned some million documents to other libraries in fiscal year (table 1).

Academic libraries also borrowed approximately million documents from other libraries and commercial services. The majority of academic libraries, 2, were. Assessing the User Experience of E-Books in Academic Libraries. Tao Zhang, Xi Niu, and Marlen Promann *. We report findings from an assessment of e-book user experience (search and information seeking) from usage data and user kurt-haspel.com by: 7.Abstract.

The chapter provides an introduction to the book, describing the context for collaboration involving academic libraries, the aims of the book, and information on the methodology of critical reflection used by the contributors.In the literature on e-book adoption in academic and research libraries, user acceptance is seldom rigorously examined.

As take-up of e-books has grown to achieve mass adoption, what industry analysts Gartner describe as the “plateau of productivity”, the question Cited by: 6.