ERIC Number: EJ531112
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Multimedia: Meeting the Demand for User Education with a Self-Instructional Tutorial.
Vander Meer, Patricia F.; Rike, Galen E.
Research Strategies, v14 n3 p145-58 Sum 1996
To relieve reference staff meeting with 30 sections of undergraduates per year, the library at Western Michigan University designed a multimedia self-instructional tutorial to introduce library services and teach basic skills. Although considerable time and effort was expended creating the tutorial, little updating has been required. Included are suggestions for developing similar multimedia projects. (PEN)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Autoinstructional Aids, Computer Software Evaluation, Higher Education, Independent Study, Instructional Design, Librarians, Library Services, Library Skills, Multimedia Instruction, Multimedia Materials, Programmed Instructional Materials, Reference Services, Undergraduate Students, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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