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The ILE project: A scalable option for customized information literacy instruction and assessment
(Communications in Information Literacy, 2009)
With the vast amount of information available today, information literacy (IL) education is a critical component of undergraduate education necessary to prepare students for tomorrow’s world. Instructors want students to ...
From Babine to Yakima: Academic Libraries and Endangered Language Preservation
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2009)
The Northwest Pacific Coast is home to over 50 Native American languages, yet this area has also been identified as one of the most severe hotspots for language loss. Libraries of the Pacific Northwest have a unique role ...
ALA Annual 2009: 3M/NMRT Professional Development Grant Report
(NMRT Footnotes, 2009-08)
The impact of electronic journals on use of print in geology.
(American Library Association, 2009-01)
This study examines the use of geology journals at Washington State University (WSU), before and after electronic access was provided, to determine if the use of the print collection increased as in the previous studies ...
A dialog on teaching an undergraduate seminar in special collections
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009)
Abstract: Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to provide a model for the collaborative teaching of undergraduates in special collections and demonstrates how providing students with the opportunities to work rare books ...
Palouse Digital Project and Rose Creek Preserve Photomonitoring
The Palouse Digital Project http://content.wsulibs.wsu.edu/cdm4/index_palouse_digital.php?CISOROOT=/palouse_digital provides online access to resources about the Palouse bioregion of eastern Washington and northern Idaho. ...
Just Browsing: Implications for Catalogs and Library Instruction
Browsing, in information context, can be defined in many ways including general, general purposive and specific (Apted 1971). It is â an activity which provokes new thought by exposing the user to a wide variety of stimuli, ...
The 2007 STS Continuing Education Survey: Continuing Education Needs of Science/Technology Librarians
(Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, 2009)
This article discusses the background and results of the 2007 biennial survey of the continuing education interests of science and technology librarians conducted by the Science and Technology Section (STS) of the Association ...
Instructional Outreach Across the Curriculum: Enhancing the Liaison Role at a Research University
(The Reference Librarian, 2004)
Over the past decade, there has been a steady rise in interest among academic librarians in the idea of outreach. Outreach from the academic library can take many forms, but it is often built around a commitment to ...