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Supervising academic library internships for non-LIS undergraduates
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2011)
Purpose - This paper seeks to articulate roles for librarian supervisors of non-LIS undergraduate internships in academic libraries by drawing on ideas from Alderman and Milne's " facilitated mentoring" model. Further, ...
Library liaison with non-academic units: a new application for a traditional model
(The Partnership: Provincial and Territorial Library Associations of Canada, 2007)
This paper suggests that traditional models of liaison librarianship, which focus on liaison with academic units such as teaching departments and specific colleges within institutions, should be adapted and then expanded ...
Subject access for the World Wide Web
(Ontario Library Association, 2001)
Creating a Credit-based Library Internship Course for Undergraduates
Many universities currently support the expansion of credit-based experiential learning opportunities for undergraduate students. Libraries can support this institutional objective by offering high quality, for-credit ...
Primed for PDA: a look at the big picture
(Taylor and Francis, 2012)
The development of patron-driven acquisition (PDA) as a viable collections practice is encouraging many academic libraries to be proactive about sharing significant collection development responsibilities with their patrons. ...
Google in the research and teaching of instruction librarians
This exploratory study assesses the differences and similarities between how instruction librarians in Western Canada use Google and how they instruct students to use it. Survey results indicate that these librarians do ...
Patron-driven Acquisition: information for the University of Saskatchewan Library
As interest in patron-driven acquisition (PDA) grows in North America vendors who provide PDA services are developing more adaptable and sophisticated business models and workflows. Both small undergraduate institutions ...
Attaining legitimacy: eighteenth century man-midwives and the rhetoric of their texts
(GATEWAY - An Academic History Journal on the Web, 2001)
Creating undergraduate internships for non-LIS students in academic libraries
This paper provides a framework for creating undergraduate internships in academic libraries, specifically those offered in collaboration with subject-based academic departments at universities where no degrees in library ...
Scenario-Based Active Learning in a Low-Tech Environment
(Haworth Press, 2004)
While it can be a challenge to facilitate meaningful and effective student learning in a low-tech environment, the SMART Start Library orientation program for new undergraduates at Brock University accomplished just that. ...