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New Approaches to E Reserve

New Approaches to E Reserve
  • Author : Ophelia Cheung
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 September 2010
  • ISBN : 1780630441
  • Pages : 224 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Aimed at academic library practitioners, this book describes how e-reserve services can evolve and adapt to the changing virtual learning environment of higher education. New approaches discussed include: the integration of subscribed, free, and copyrighted resources within course management systems; innovative employment of open URL link resolvers to connect e-reserve with library e-resources and services; video streaming within course documents; and the creative use of bibliographic software to produce customized reading lists. New Approaches to E-Reserve includes detailed descriptions and extensive step-by-step illustrations in order to provide readers with the tools needed to implement the techniques covered within. These combine to offer practical insight into common issues faced by academic institutions worldwide. In addition to an overview of practices and an update on new developments in e-reserve, a discussion of strategy, policy and organizational change extends this book’s relevance to a much broader theme: the strategic management of current and future technological changes in tertiary education. Provides practical “how to advice, with appropriate illustrations Offers realistic suggestions for strategic moves to integrate services, respond to user needs, and collaborate with potential stakeholders within and outside the institution The authors possess wide-ranging skills in audio, visual and information services in academic libraries, administrative experience with organization change and up-to-date knowledge of technologies relevant to the academic library


New Approaches to E-Reserve

New Approaches to E-Reserve
  • Author : Ophelia Cheung,Dana Thomas,Susan Patrick
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 September 2010
GET THIS BOOKNew Approaches to E-Reserve

Aimed at academic library practitioners, this book describes how e-reserve services can evolve and adapt to the changing virtual learning environment of higher education. New approaches discussed include: the integration of subscribed, free, and copyrighted resources within course management systems; innovative employment of open URL link resolvers to connect e-reserve with library e-resources and services; video streaming within course documents; and the creative use of bibliographic software to produce customized reading lists. New Approaches to E-Reserve includes detailed descriptions and


Handbook of Distance Education

Handbook of Distance Education
  • Author : Michael G. Moore
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 February 2021
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The third edition of this award-winning Handbook continues the mission of its predecessors: to provide a comprehensive compendium of research in all aspects of distance education, arguably the most significant development in education over the past three decades. While the book deals with education that uses technology, the focus is on teaching and learning and how its management can be facilitated through technology. Key features include: Comprehensive coverage that includes all aspects of distance education, including design, instruction, management, policy,


A Handbook of Digital Library Economics

A Handbook of Digital Library Economics
  • Author : Wendy Evans,David Baker
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 July 2013
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This book provides a companion volume to Digital Library Economics and focuses on the ‘how to’ of managing digital collections and services (of all types) with regard to their financing and financial management. The emphasis is on case studies and practical examples drawn from a wide variety of contexts. A Handbook of Digital Library Economics is a practical manual for those involved – or expecting to be involved – in the development and management of digital libraries. Provides practical approach to the


Handbook of Distance Education

Handbook of Distance Education
  • Author : Michael Grahame Moore,William C. Diehl
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 December 2018
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The Handbook of Distance Education, 4th Edition is a comprehensive compendium of research in the field of distance education. The volume is divided into four sections covering the historical and theoretical foundations of distance education, attributes of teaching and learning using technology, management and administration, and different audiences and providers. Throughout, leading scholars address future research needs and directions based on current research, established practices, and recent changes to implementation, pedagogy, and policy.


Transforming Libraries

Transforming Libraries
  • Author : George J. Soete
  • Publisher : Association of Research Libr
  • Release : 24 February 1996
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"ARL will publish this subseries of SPEC four times a year, with each volume focusing on a different application or aspect of library technology."--P. 5.


Biosphere Reserves

Biosphere Reserves
  • Author : Michel Batisse
  • Publisher : United Nations Educational
  • Release : 24 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKBiosphere Reserves

The biosphere reserve concept was first launched in the mid-1970's, as part of UNESCO's international programme 'Man and the biosphere' (MAB), and has now become a practical field approach to combining the conservation of biological diversity with sustainable development needs. This publication has been prepared to mark the 30th anniversary of the MAB Programme. It provides an overview of the origins and development of the concept and its implementation, and goes on to consider recent activities and publications. It





UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves
  • Author : Maureen G. Reed,Martin F. Price
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 August 2019
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UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (BRs) are designated areas in geographical regions of global socio-ecological significance. This definitive book shows their global relevance and contribution to environmental protection, biocultural diversity and education. Initiated in the 1970s as part of UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere (MAB) Programme, BRs share a set of common objectives, to support and demonstrate a balance between biodiversity conservation, sustainable development and research. The world’s 701 BRs form an international, intergovernmental network to support the aims of sustainability science,



Future Reserves 2020

Future Reserves 2020
  • Author : Great Britain: Ministry of Defence
  • Publisher : The Stationery Office
  • Release : 08 November 2012
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Following the 2010 strategic defence and security review (Cm. 7948, ISBN 9780101794824) the MoD is redesigning the Armed Forces to meet new security challenges at home and abroad. The report in July 2011 by the Independent Commission to Review the United Kingdom's Reserve Forces (ISBN 9780108510892) found that the Reserve Forces were in decline, not being used cost-effectively with capabilities not being fully exploited. The Ministry of Defence says it will spend £1.8 billion over the next decade to improve their strength and effectiveness. This aims