Designing Effective Library Tutorials

Learning styles are highly relevant for students in the online environment. Designing Effective Library Tutorials provides examples of, and steps for, how to create tutorials that match learning styles, based on usability studies of students from various cultural groups and styles of learning. The book presents studies, practical suggestions, and examples to assist librarians and faculty as they develop online programs for students from diverse learning styles. Research on learning style preferences in the online environment emphasizes the need to provide a variety of methods that include text, aural, visual, and kinesthetic examples. Geared for the practitioner working in online learning, the book summarizes current literature, and presents best practices for designing effective online tools for diverse learners, including suggestions for assessment of learning objects. This title is structured into twelve chapters, covering: The learning style debate: do we need to match up learning styles with presentation styles? Overview of learning style theories and learning style results from various studies; The intersection of culture and learning styles; The need for learning object development; Current practice: categories and features of library tutorials; Effective design of learning objects; Pedagogical considerations for tutorials; Interactivity options for tutorials; Assessment of learning objects; The value and process of usability studies; Marketing learning objects for broad visibility; and a section on resources. Provides results from usability studies conducted with students that assess learning style and the resulting effectiveness of tutorials based on their preferred style Compares approaches and software used by librarians and educators to create tutorials, along with examples of pitfalls and benefits of each for various learning styles Incorporates examples of ways to use software while including learning objects to match learning style

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  • Author : Lori Mestre
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 360 pages
  • ISBN : 1780633254
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Designing Effective Library Tutorials

Designing Effective Library Tutorials
  • Author : Lori Mestre
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 October 2012
GET THIS BOOKDesigning Effective Library Tutorials

Learning styles are highly relevant for students in the online environment. Designing Effective Library Tutorials provides examples of, and steps for, how to create tutorials that match learning styles, based on usability studies of students from various cultural groups and styles of learning. The book presents studies, practical suggestions, and examples to assist librarians and faculty as they develop online programs for students from diverse learning styles. Research on learning style preferences in the online environment emphasizes the need to

Designing Effective Library Learning Spaces in Higher Education

Designing Effective Library Learning Spaces in Higher Education
  • Author : Enakshi Sengupta,Patrick Blessinger,Milton D. Cox
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 16 September 2020
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Traditional roles of higher education are giving way to academic partnership, research and open resources. Libraries play a key role to serve as a gateway to information and to promote intellectual discovery among students. This book explores the relevant issues and strategies library science partnerships initiate with stakeholders in the field.

Creating Online Tutorials

Creating Online Tutorials
  • Author : Hannah Gascho Rempel,Maribeth Slebodnik
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 16 July 2015
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Today’s students rely heavily on using electronic resources; they expect to be able to access library resources from any location and at any time of the day. More and more schools, from K-12 through graduate level universities, are offering online education, and libraries must be prepared to guide learners in how to use library resources when and where they are needed. Online tutorials are the library’s answer to providing this immediate instruction, and today’s learners are expecting

Planning Academic Library Orientations

Planning Academic Library Orientations
  • Author : Kylie Bailin,Benjamin Jahre,Sarah Morris
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 06 July 2018
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Colleges and universities throughout the world plan library orientations for first years or specific audiences such as transfer or international students. These events can vary greatly in shape and form depending on the size, resources and staff of the institution, orientation schedule, and whether it is mandatory for students. Some institutions plan day-long events, elaborate games, or scavenger hunts; some offer drop in sessions or library tours; others offer an online orientation. Planning Academic Library Orientations gathers case studies from

Designing Effective Instruction

Designing Effective Instruction
  • Author : Jerrold E. Kemp,Gary R. Morrison,Steven M. Ross
  • Publisher : Merrill Publishing Company
  • Release : 13 April 1998
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Our purpose in writing this text was to present an instructional design model and related information that is practical, applicable to a number of situations, and can mature with the instructional designer.The model presented in this book is eclectic in that it borrows ideas from many different disciplines and approaches to instructional design. We believe that there is never one perfect approach to solving an instructional problem. As a result, we have incorporated both behavioral and cognitive approaches into

Designing Effective Instruction

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  • Author : Gary R. Morrison,Steven M. Ross,Jerrold E. Kemp
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Provides a practical approach to the instructional design process with applications to a variety of settings and situations. The authors have incorporated both behavioral and cognitive approaches into the model to appeal to diverse audiences. Any single project could include only one approach or a combination of the two approaches. Featuring a strong emphasis on designing instruction in a business setting, the authors also present an approach that is applicable to those in K-12 classrooms and in higher education.

Distributed Learning

Distributed Learning
  • Author : Tasha Maddison,Maha Kumaran
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 12 October 2016
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The field of distributed learning is constantly evolving. Online technology provides instructors with the flexibility to offer meaningful instruction to students who are at a distance or in some cases right on campus, but still unable to be physically present in the classroom. This dynamic environment challenges librarians to monitor, learn, adapt, collaborate, and use new technological advances in order to make the best use of techniques to engage students and improve learning outcomes and success rates. Distributed Learning provides

Modern Pathfinders

Modern Pathfinders
  • Author : Jason Puckett
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 October 2015
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"Whether you call them research guides, subject guides or pathfinders, web-based guides are a great way to create customized support tools for a specific audience: a class, a group, or anyone engaging in research. Studies show that library guides are often difficult, confusing, or overwhelming, causing users to give up and just fall back on search engines such as Google. How can librarians create more effective, less confusing, and simply better research guides? In Modern Pathfinders: Creating Better Research Guides,

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  • Author : Peter Brophy,Zoë Clarke,Shelagh Fisher
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Lifelong learning is becoming reality throughout the world, requiring that learning opportunities and materials are delivered to citizens in their locality, at home or at work. Increasing numbers of students are undertaking distance education programmes and libraries are being called upon to find innovative ways to support distance learners. Developments in technology are creating new possibilities for document delivery and the distributed virtual library.

Web-based Instruction

Web-based Instruction
  • Author : Susan Sharpless Smith
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Covers new trends and tools for web-based library instruction for all types of libraries, discussing the latest browsers, software, hardware, and means of access.