ERIC Number: ED414948
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Library Web: Case Studies in Web Site Creation and Implementation.
Still, Julie M., Ed.
This book presents 19 case studies in library web site creation and implementation. The book begins with an introduction--"Introduction: Step into My Parlor" (Julie M. Still)--and is divided into three sections. The first section, Academic Library Web Sites, contains six case studies: "U-SEARCH: The University of Saskatchewan Library Web" (David Fox); "The Web Pages of Captain John Smith Library" (Amy W. Boykin); "The World Wide Web at University College London Library" (Judith Edwards); "A Web Page from Scratch: One Librarian's Experience" (David King); "Creating a World Wide Web Site for Lane Medical Library, Stanford University" (Jane Goh and Marilyn Tinsley); and "The Western Illinois University Library World Wide Web Home Page" (Tina Evans Greenwood). The second section, Special and Public Library Web Sites, contains the following seven articles: "Goddard Library's Web Page" (Robin M. Dixon); "The Air University Library Web Site" (Linda K. Colding); "The Information Navigation System" (Robert F. Skinder); "Spinning a Corporate Site: Faxon's Adventures on the World Wide Web" (Jodi L. Israel); "Development of Practice Area Oriented Internet Resources" (Margareta S. Knauff); "The Ocean City Free Public Library Home Page" (Janice Painter); and "Creating the Chicago Public Library WWW Site" (Marcia Dellenbach, Kathleen Ryan, and Ellen Starkman). The final section, Instructional Materials, Unique Resources, and Commercial Design, includes the following six articles: "Instructional Materials and Handouts" (Elizabeth A. Dupuis); "Instruction and the Web: The Development of a Library Research Tutorial" (Michael O. Engle); "EthnoMed: A Medical Anthropology Work in Progress" (Ellen H. Howard and Martha L. Means); "Developing a Local Library Association Web Page" (Frank M. Campbell, Barbara Bernoff Cavanaugh, and Randall A. Lowe); "Bringing the Brazoria County Historical Museum to the Web" (Kevin C. Marsh); and "Freelance Web Designer" (Juleigh Muirhead Clark). An index is provided. (SWC)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Computer Interfaces, Computer Mediated Communication, Design, Design Requirements, Electronic Libraries, Higher Education, Librarians, Libraries, Library Administration, Library Development, Library Instruction, Library Services, Online Systems, Programming, Publications, World Wide Web
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