Creating a Learning Commons

Creating a Learning Commons: A Practical Guide for Librarians also includes useful case studies, interviews, descriptions of equipment and new technologies, and models for planning, marketing, and assessing projects.

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  • Author : Lynn D. Lampert
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Pages : 202 pages
  • ISBN : 1442272643
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Creating a Learning Commons

Creating a Learning Commons
  • Author : Lynn D. Lampert,Coleen Meyers-Martin
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 24 January 2019
GET THIS BOOKCreating a Learning Commons

Creating a Learning Commons: A Practical Guide for Librarians also includes useful case studies, interviews, descriptions of equipment and new technologies, and models for planning, marketing, and assessing projects.

The Whole School Library Learning Commons: An Educator's Guide

The Whole School Library Learning Commons: An Educator's Guide
  • Author : Judith Anne Sykes
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 29 August 2016
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Introduce your teachers, librarians, and administrators to the roles and responsibilities of educators in advocating a whole school library learning commons using this step-by-step guide for creating shared learning space in your school. • Links the use of the WSLLC to standards in education • Presents a doable plan to implement and sustain the learning commons approach in school • Illustrates how the WSLLC can be a means of increasing student engagement and improving academic achievement • Provides ideas for promoting the WSLLC concept

The Learning Commons

The Learning Commons
  • Author : Pamela Colburn Harland
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 01 January 2011
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This simple guide provides valuable insights for transforming an out-of-date public, school, or academic library into a thriving, user-centric learning commons. * Includes usable surveys, sample newsletters and library reports, research paper formatting guides, and a highly useful website * 38 figures and photographs of actual resources, user-centered design, students utilizing resources, and web design * Index facilitates quick reference to specific examples on demand

Beyond the Information Commons

Beyond the Information Commons
  • Author : Charles Forrest,Martin Halbert
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 21 May 2022
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This new book updates this review of current practice in the Information Commons and other new kinds of facilities inspired by the same needs and intents. This book is an attempt to answer the question: "What might be the next emerging concept for a technology-enabled, user-responsive, mission-driven form of the academic library?"

A Field Guide to the Information Commons

A Field Guide to the Information Commons
  • Author : Charles Forrest,Martin Halbert
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 19 February 2009
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Our sources of information, and the practices we use to find it, are in a period of rapid flux. Libraries must respond by selecting, acquiring, and making accessible a host of new information resources, developing innovative services, and building different types of spaces to support changing user behaviors and patterns of learning. A Field Guide to the Information Commons describes an emerging library service model that embodies all three spheres of response: new information resources, collaborative service programs, and redesigned

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.

Information Services Today

Information Services Today
  • Author : Sandra Hirsh
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 02 March 2018
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This second edition of Information Services Today: An Introduction demonstrates the ever-changing landscape of information services today and the need to re-evaluate curriculum, competency training, and one’s personal learning network in order to stay abreast of current trends and issues, and more significantly, remain competent to address the changing user needs of the information community. Specifically, the book • provides a thorough introduction, history, and overall state of the field, • gives a diverse and global perspective of what it means

Shaping the Digital Dissertation

Shaping the Digital Dissertation
  • Author : Virginia Kuhn,Anke Finger
  • Publisher : Open Book Publishers
  • Release : 04 May 2021
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This volume is a timely intervention that not only helps demystify the idea of a digital dissertation for students and their advisors, but will be broadly applicable to the work of librarians, administrators, and anyone else concerned with the future of graduate study in the humanities and digital scholarly publishing. Roxanne Shirazi, The City University of New York Digital dissertations have been a part of academic research for years now, yet there are still many questions surrounding their processes. Are

Global Action on School Library Guidelines

Global Action on School Library Guidelines
  • Author : Barbara A. Schultz-Jones,Dianne Oberg
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 16 June 2015
GET THIS BOOKGlobal Action on School Library Guidelines

This book celebrates the new IFLA School Library Guidelines and shows how the Guidelines can be used in improving school library services. Each chapter describes innovative initiatives for developing, implementing and promoting school library guidelines. The book provides inspiration and guidance for the creation of national school library standards and for the development and use of standards and guidelines to change school library practice, to define the teaching role of school librarians, to guide the initial preparation of school librarians,

Undermined in Coal Country

Undermined in Coal Country
  • Author : Bill Conlogue,William Conlogue
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release : 29 September 2017
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"Unearthing new ways of thinking about place, pedagogy, and the environment, "On the Measures" argues that place is unstable. To study dimensions of place, the book explores two working landscapes: 1) Scranton, Pennsylvania, an undermined, former coal-mining city, and 2) Marywood University, a Scranton institution that confronts the aftermath of mining. Scranton and Marywood have endured the narrative of extraction that the Anthracite Region once celebrated. Recounting removal of parts of this place to feed other places, the story defines loss here

Recent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning

Recent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning
  • Author : Stricker, Andrew G.,Calongne, Cynthia,Truman, Barbara,Arenas, Fil J.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 14 June 2019
GET THIS BOOKRecent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning

Online and virtual learning has developed into an essential aspect of learning technologies. A transdisciplinary perspective is needed to evaluate the interplay between social awareness and online virtual environments. Recent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning is a critical academic publication that provides a robust examination of the social aspects of virtual learning by providing groundbreaking research on the use of 3D design thinking and cognitive apprenticeship in virtual learning spaces for team science, transdisciplinarity, idea

Writing Centers at the Center of Change

Writing Centers at the Center of Change
  • Author : Joe Essid,Brian McTague
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 September 2019
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Writing Centers at the Center of Change looks at how eleven centers, internationally, adapted to change at their institutions, during a decade when their very success has become a valued commodity in a larger struggle for resources on many campuses. Bringing together both US and international perspectives, this volume offers solutions for adapting to change in the world of writing centers, ranging from the logistical to the pedagogical, and even to the existential. Each author discusses the origins, appropriate responses,

The School Library Manager: Surviving and Thriving, 6th Edition

The School Library Manager: Surviving and Thriving, 6th Edition
  • Author : Blanche Woolls,Sharon Coatney
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 27 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe School Library Manager: Surviving and Thriving, 6th Edition

This sixth edition of Library Unlimited's classic school library management text describes new approaches to management and addresses the realities that school librarians face in today's quickly evolving information-based world. • Provides information that progresses logically from preparing for the profession, to seeking a job, and to acting and managing in the role of the school librarian • Newly updated to offer additional insight into the challenges of leadership in changing school environments and specific information for school administration • Addresses and emphasizes