NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 2,706 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hwang, Soo-Yeon; Elkins, Susan; Hanson, Michael; Shotwell, Trent; Thompson, Molly – New Review of Academic Librarianship, 2020
Promoting an institutional repository (IR) to both faculty and end-users can be challenging. We surveyed academic libraries with an IR in Texas, and asked both library administrators and IR managers about their efforts to promote and grow their IR in both size and downloads. In addition, we studied the websites of Association of Research Libraries…
Descriptors: Electronic Libraries, College Faculty, Academic Libraries, Library Personnel
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Risquez, Angelica; McAvinia, Claire; Desmond, Yvonne; Bruen, Catherine; Ryan, Deirdre; Coughlan, Ann – International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2020
This paper reports on the research findings from a national project examining the issues in creating, sharing, using, and reusing open educational resources (OER) in the context of the development of open education in Ireland. One important aspect of the research was to investigate the potential for using existing institutional research repository…
Descriptors: Open Educational Resources, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Open Education
Zayapragassarazan, Z. – Online Submission, 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak across the globe has forced educational institutions including medical schools to suspend campus learning in order to curb the spread of the virus. This has forced the teaching community to think of new avenues and alternate strategies for engaging our students. Many institutes of higher education including medical colleges…
Descriptors: Learner Engagement, Distance Education, Electronic Learning, Student Centered Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pölloth, Benjamin; Teikmane, Ieva; Schwarzer, Stefan; Zipse, Hendrik – Journal of Chemical Education, 2020
A modular and target-group oriented online video library with 48 videos was developed and produced in order to reduce the complexity of an introductory organic chemistry laboratory class. The library comprises three different types of videos: "Tutorials" explaining fundamental laboratory techniques, "Do nots" pointing students…
Descriptors: Video Technology, Electronic Libraries, Introductory Courses, Organic Chemistry
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pölloth, Benjamin; Schwarzer, Stefan; Zipse, Hendrik – Journal of Chemical Education, 2020
An online video library comprising three different types of videos was used intensively by bachelor-level students before and throughout an introductory organic chemistry laboratory course, when presented and assigned to the experiments appropriately. An empirical study (N = 103) revealed that the utilization of videos and preferences for video…
Descriptors: Video Technology, Electronic Libraries, Science Instruction, Organic Chemistry
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Liu, Yan – Journal of Education and Learning, 2020
Based on the context-aware environment, in this paper, the adaptive interest models are reviewed. And the academic information intelligent recommendation systems of university libraries are presented based on the situational awareness-related theory method, where the current situation and trend of situational awareness-related theory and service…
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Library Services, Information Systems, Universities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kowalsky, Michelle; LaMagna, Michael – Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 2020
The Library of Congress offers a wealth of primary source documents that can be integrated into the classroom to enhance critical thinking skills of students as they learn about historical and other related topics. Similarly, these materials can be promoted via individual libraries for their 24/7 access online. Understanding what primary source…
Descriptors: Primary Sources, Professional Development, Teacher Education, Librarian Teacher Cooperation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barlow, Amy; Bocko, Amy – Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 2020
This article presents a case for the benefits of knowledge exchange in the academic library. The authors define knowledge exchange and use the concept as a framework for describing a peer learning experience rooted in best digital practices education. Their partnership enabled the authors to extend their professional roles while developing…
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Guidelines, Best Practices, Innovation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kononets, Natalia; Ilchenko, Olena; Mokliak, Volodymyr – Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, 2020
The article explores the problem of introducing resource-based learning (RBL) in higher education institutions as a holistic dynamic process of organizing and stimulating the independent cognitive activity of students for mastering the skills of the active transformation of the information environment, which involves the optimal use of the triad…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Educational Resources, Blended Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hardesty, Juliet L.; Johnson, Jennifer; Wittenberg, Jamie; Hall, Nathan; Cook, Matt; Lischer-Katz, Zack; Xie, Zhiwu; McDonald, Robert – College & Research Libraries, 2020
This study identifies challenges and directions for 3D/VR repository standards and practices. As 3D technologies become more affordable and accessible, academic libraries need to implement workflows, standards, and practices that support the full lifecycle of 3D data. This study invited experts across several disciplines to analyze current…
Descriptors: Electronic Libraries, Computer Simulation, Best Practices, Preservation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Benson, Sara R.; Stitzlein, Hannah – College & Research Libraries, 2020
This article summarizes the results of interviews with Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) service hub participants to determine whether and how standardized rights metadata is included in their digital collections. Providing accurate standardized rights metadata is crucial to communicating with patrons regarding how they can use objects in…
Descriptors: Copyrights, Electronic Libraries, Policy Formation, Library Policy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Niqresh, Mohammad – International Education Studies, 2019
The study aims at identifying the concept of digital library, it also tries to shed the light on the most significant intellectual issues by presenting its definition, development, functions (selection and acquisition of information resources from the web, sources indexing, communication and management of intellectual property rights, production…
Descriptors: Copyrights, Intellectual Property, Electronic Libraries, Information Sources
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Guzmán-Valenzuela, Carolina; Gómez, Carolina – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2019
Drawing on de Sousa Santos's work on "Epistemologies of the South" (2014), this paper critically examines the patterns of publication in higher education studies in mainstream and non-mainstream journals in Latin American between 2000 and 2015. An analysis of 1370 papers--130 indexed in the Web of Science (WoS) core collection indexes…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Electronic Libraries, Epistemology, Periodicals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rasuli, Behrooz; Solaimani, Sam; Alipour-Hafezi, Mehdi – College & Research Libraries, 2019
Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) programs have been recognized as one of the most effective channels through which theses and dissertations can be made available to academic communities and beyond. ETD program management, however, needs to be aware of the Critical Success Factors (CSFs) throughout the process of design and development of…
Descriptors: Electronic Publishing, Masters Theses, Doctoral Dissertations, Educational Technology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Chakravarty, Rupak – International Journal of Web-Based Learning and Teaching Technologies, 2019
ETDs are the Swiss-army-knife which has unearthed the shades of grey by bringing forth the until now hidden research to the forefront of the world. ETDs powered by open source software like DSpace, EPrints build up information ecosystem for effective storage and retrieval of theses and dissertations which take years of hard work to culminate. Such…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Electronic Publishing, Masters Theses, Doctoral Dissertations
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  181