ERIC Number: EJ601899
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Scientific Literacy Skills for Non-Science Librarians: Bootstrap Training.
Peterson, Christina; Kajiwara, Sandra
Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship, n24 p1-8 Fall 1999
Focuses on "Bootstrap Training," a scientific literacy program for permanent non-science and part-time adjunct librarians at San Jose State University Library. Describes an initial training-needs questionnaire distributed to all reference personnel, the implementation of a staff development program with scientific literacy goals, evaluation of the program, and implications for replicating the training in other library settings. (Author/AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Higher Education, Librarians, Library Education, Literacy, On the Job Training, Professional Development, Program Development, Staff Development, Training
Web site: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/istl/99-fall.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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