ERIC Number: ED439732
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
The Collaborative Imperative: Librarians and Faculty Working Together in the Information Universe.
Raspa, Dick, Ed.; Ward, Dane, Ed.
This book of essays is about collaboration between librarians and faculty serving as a map to tomorrow's territory of higher education. Each chapter in this book explores the possibilities of librarians and faculty working together across disciplines and traditional university boundaries. Essays include: "Listening for Collaboration: Faculty and Librarians Working Together" (Dick Raspa and Dane Ward); "Creating Connections: A Review of the Literature" (Doug Cook); "Case Studies in Collaboration: Lessons from Five Exemplary Programs" (Scott Walker, Susan Ariew, Sarah Beasley, Mike Tillman, and Jennie Ver Steeg); "New Science and Collaboration in Higher Education" (Dick Raspa and Dane Ward); "Collaborations in the Field: Examples from a Survey" (Bee Gallegos and Thomas Wright);"The Librarian as Networker: Setting the Standard for Higher Education" (Shellie Jeffries); "A Postmodern Directory of Electronic Resources on Librarians and Faculty Working Together" (Dane Ward and Doug Cook); and "The Future of Collaboration between Librarians and Teaching Faculty" (Jean Caspers and Katy Lenn). (AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, College Faculty, Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs, Higher Education, Librarian Teacher Cooperation, Librarians, Library Services, Partnerships in Education
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners; Teachers
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