ERIC Number: ED392342
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Realizing the Potential of Information Resources: Information, Technology, and Services. Track 8: Academic Computing and Libraries.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Eight papers are presented from the 1995 CAUSE conference track on academic computing and library issues faced by managers of information technology at colleges and universities. The papers include: (1) "Where's the Beef?: Implementation of Discipline-Specific Training on Internet Resources" (Priscilla Hancock and others); (2) "'What I Really Want from the World Wide Web Is....' How Do We Establish Access to Ever Expanding Resources? (Rob Aken and Mary Molinaro), on librarians' role in creating and managing Internet resources; (3) "Library as Perpetual Partner: Providing Information Access and Technology Support" (Benjamin A. Shepherd and others), focusing on developments at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale; (4) "Distributed Academic Technologies: Changing the Face of Teaching, Learning and Research" (Rosemary Ruhig Du Mont and others), on the development of an interactive high performance learning environment at Kent State University; (5) "Computing Center/Library Cooperation in the Development of a Major University Service: Northwestern's Electronic Reserve System" (Brian Nielsen and others); (6) "IT Service for Academic Units: Three Perspectives" (James I. Penrod and others), compares the information technology services provided to departments at three universities; (7) "Teaming Up to Promote Effective Teaching, Learning, and Research Using Technology" (Janet de Vry and others), which discusses joint efforts by four units of the University of Delaware to promote faculty utilization of information technology; and (8) "Library and Computing Merger: Clash of Titans or Golden Opportunity" (Sharon M. West and Steven L. Smith), reports on the merger of the library and computing services at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Some papers contain references. (MDM)
Descriptors: College Instruction, College Libraries, Colleges, Computer Networks, Educational Change, Higher Education, Information Management, Information Services, Information Technology, Internet, Library Role, Mergers, Staff Role, Technological Advancement, Universities
CAUSE Exchange Library, 4840 Pearl East Circle, Suite 302E, Boulder, CO 80303 (individual papers available to CAUSE members at cost of reproduction).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.