The Eleventh Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings

The Eleventh Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings

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Learn how to provide better service to distance information users! This book is the result of the conference held in May, 2004 in Scottsdale, Arizona, focusing on librarians' challenges providing service to nontraditional faculty and students. Respected authorities discuss in detail specific problemsa€”and fresh strategies and solutionsa€”to further promote service to distance information users. Each chapter tackles a particular issue such as collaboration outside the contributor's organization or how services can be monitored and assessed to gauge quality, and fully explains what can be done to address those issues. Each distinguished contribution was carefully selected by a 26-member advisory board using a juried abstracts process. Thorough bibliographies, useful figures, tables, and graphs provide accessibility and clarify ideas. Some of the topics in this book include: the promotion of library services to Native American students the planning and development process of a project to create a Web-based multi-media instruction tool for off-campus graduate students an examination of direct linking tools provided by major aggregators distance learning for the learning disabled distance learning implementation strategies for institutions course management software (CMS) and library services integration a survey of Association of Research Libraries offered services the doa€™s and dona€™ts of videoconferencing on and off-campus an eBooks collection study one-on-one research coaching via digital reference service an online tool that assesses studentsa€™ research skills and attitudes creating a library CD for off-campus students expanding student and faculty access to information services the collaboration with faculty on electronic course reserves developing assessment questions for services supporting off-campus learning programs providing secure off-campus access to library services beyond proxy servers and much, much more! The Eleventh Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings is an invaluable comprehensive resource detailing the latest challenges and solutions for on- and off-campus librarians.For each use case, each module detailed a sequence with preconditions, goal, actors, other functions involved, and the ... For example, my first scenario looked like this: Scenario: Notification of Student ID Number for Library Card ... Once preconditions have been met, Colleague contacts student via e-mail: a€œWelcome to Regis University. ... Form delivered via e-mail to library circulation department 4.

Title:The Eleventh Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings
Author:Patrick Mahoney
Publisher:Routledge - 2013-01-11


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