ERIC Number: ED393459
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Publication Date: 1996-Mar
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Library Services for Off-Campus and Distance Education. The Second Annotated Bibliography.
Slade, Alexander L.; Kascus, Marie A.
This book provides a record of the literature on library issues pertaining to distance and open learning. It also covers library services for part-time students and remote access to electronic library resources. The bibliography contains references to 518 articles, papers, reports, book chapters, theses, and dissertations, most published after 1990. The contents of the bibliography have been divided into chapters based on a particular issue or theme. Chapters include: (1) "Bibliographies"; (2) "General Works"; (3) "Historical Studies"; (4) "Role of Libraries in Distance Education and Open Learning"; (5) "Guidelines and Standards"; (6) "Organization and Planning"; (7) "Collection Management"; (8) "Information and Support Services"; (9) "Remote Access to Electronic Resources"; (10)"Bibliographic Instruction"; (11) "Document Delivery"; (12) "Interlibrary Cooperation"; (13) "Library Surveys"; (14) "User Studies"; and (15) "Library Case Studies." The entries in the final three chapters are arranged by country of origin. (BEW)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Access to Information, Annotated Bibliographies, Case Studies, Distance Education, Document Delivery, Information Sources, Institutional Cooperation, Library Role, Library Services, Library Surveys, Open Education, Part Time Students, Telecommunications, Use Studies
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Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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