ERIC Number: ED424861
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings (6th, Kansas City, Missouri, October 6-8, 1993).
Jacob, Carol J., Comp.
This conference proceedings of off-campus library services includes 30 papers covering the following topics: extracting the hidden potential of course syllabi; obstacles to user education for off-campus students; using Hypercard in an off-campus library environment; satisfying accreditation requirements in lean times; the library's role in franchising higher education; costing of off-campus library services; off-campus students' perceptions of the effectiveness of library user education; linking Indiana citizens to libraries; cooperative planning for service and instruction; responding to accreditation associations' concerns about an external degree program; taking the technology to remote classrooms; using technology to provide library services for a branch campus in Europe; distance education and the virtual library; faculty perceptions of off-campus student library needs; developing a library service to distance students in New Zealand; assessing and enhancing off-campus library services in western Kentucky; analysis of staffing patterns and personnel management practices for academic library staff at off-campus locations; the impact of library service to non-resident students; acquisition issues in providing library support for distance learning; statewide resource sharing; off-campus faculty and student perceptions of the library; improving library services at satellite campuses via networking; funding off-campus library services through alternative sources; use of a CD-ROM local area network by remote site students; the Schaffner model of library services; library services for the Open Learning Agency of Australia; barriers to library services to distance learners in Third World countries; using computer-mediated conferencing to create a community of researchers and writers; use of job aids for bibliographic instruction; and implementing a virtual library for off-campus students. (DLS)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Distance Education, Electronic Libraries, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Information Technology, Librarian Teacher Cooperation, Library Administration, Library Planning, Library Role, Library Services, Marketing, Outreach Programs, Program Development, Shared Resources and Services, Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, User Needs (Information), Users (Information)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Central Michigan Univ., Mount Pleasant.