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Colón-Aguirre, Mónica; Bright, Kawanna – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2022
Despite demographic changes which indicate larger numbers of racial and ethnic minorities make up most of American society, library and information science (LIS) research remains focused on majority groups. This work proposes ways in which researchers and LIS educators can incorporate more diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) into their…
Descriptors: Diversity, Equal Education, Inclusion, Library Science
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Kathleen Campana; Jacqueline Kociubuk; J. Elizabeth Mills; Michelle H. Martin – Information and Learning Sciences, 2024
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to bring library practitioners and researchers together to develop two co-designed tools for helping library practitioners gain a more holistic understanding of families in underserved groups and identify their values with the goal of developing more relevant learning experiences for them. The co-designed…
Descriptors: Values, Values Education, Learning Experience, Public Libraries
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Adle, Morgan M. – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2023
Library and information science (LIS) graduates work in a variety of jobs that require well-developed information literacy (IL) skills. They not only apply IL skills in everyday interactions with patrons but also use their conceptual understanding to design instructional programs and interventions. In this small-scale, pilot study the instructor…
Descriptors: Curriculum Evaluation, Information Literacy, Skill Development, Library Education
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Dobreski, Brian; Zhu, Xiaohua; Ridenour, Laura; Yang, Tao – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2022
Within LIS education, information organization (IO) and information retrieval (IR) are two well-established, foundational, and conceptually interlinked areas of study. They have long maintained a strong presence in the core curriculum, through either dedicated or combined courses. Recent trends in LIS education have seen a greater reliance on a…
Descriptors: Information Retrieval, Library Education, Course Descriptions, Content Analysis
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Saunders, Laura; Bajjaly, Stephen – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2022
Soft skills, or intra- and interpersonal skills such as writing, customer service, and flexibility, are highly sought by library and information science employers. A perceived gap in soft skills has led to suggestions that LIS programs are not adequately addressing these skills in their curricula, and to calls for them to do more. However, no…
Descriptors: Soft Skills, Library Education, Teaching Methods, College Faculty
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Tardiff, Anthony Bernard – Journal of Information Literacy, 2022
The CRAAP Test is a popular tool for teaching students to evaluate information. Its simplicity and ease of understanding make it suitable for teaching in the limited time of a typical one-shot library instruction session. However, it has recently come under criticism for being unequal to the internet age. Critics hold that students treat the CRAAP…
Descriptors: Information Literacy, Library Education, Evaluation Methods, College Freshmen
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Oluwabunmi Dorcas Bakare; Babajide Mike Bakare – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2024
The core tool for measuring the sustainability of the Library and Information Science (LIS) discipline is the curriculum which has always been a source of concern within the Nigerian space. It was on this premise that the study systematically investigated the redesigning of LIS curriculum for sustainable environmental transformation among students…
Descriptors: Information Science Education, Library Science, Library Education, Foreign Countries
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Isibika, Irene Shubi; Zhu, Chang; De Smet, Egbert; Musabila, Albogast K. – Research in Learning Technology, 2023
Microlearning has shifted professional training and development and its acceptance depends on perceived user benefits. This study examines the influence of user-perceived benefits on librarians' acceptance of the microlearning approach in selected universities in Tanzania. Using a questionnaire informed by the variables of the Technology…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Learning Modules, Learning Activities, Library Education
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Melissa Gross; Don Latham; Brittany Baum; Lauren Crabtree; Karen Randolph – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2024
Recent semi-structured interviews with 28 librarians and branch managers on the placement of social workers in public libraries revealed a need for library and information science (LIS) programs to better prepare students for their role as social service information providers and to provide models for working with and supervising social workers in…
Descriptors: Librarians, Library Administration, Public Libraries, Social Services
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Bishop, Bradley; Cowan, Matthew; Collier, Hannah; Mayernik, Matthew; Organisciak, Peter – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2023
The expansion of research data availability and production has highlighted the need for proper training in data stewardship. Recent years have seen both incentivized and mandated research data management plans enacted by institutions and funding agencies as a way of supporting more open and integrated data-intensive research. Despite the…
Descriptors: Job Analysis, Information Management, Data Collection, Earth Science
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Wilson, Kaci; Hawk, Amanda; Miller, Marty – New Review of Academic Librarianship, 2023
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on academic institutions led to rapid shifts from person-to-person services to fully online services in the spring of 2020. These shifts presented unique challenges for graduate practicums and internships--experiences that bolster students' job-preparedness before graduation. An internship at the Louisiana State…
Descriptors: Internship Programs, Blended Learning, COVID-19, Pandemics
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Wang, Ting; Lund, Brady; Dow, Mirah – Education for Information, 2022
By reading the titles, abstracts, and keywords of LIS doctoral dissertations in China from 2011-2020 and conducting cluster analysis and network analysis of keywords, this study aims to understand the intelligence structure of LIS doctoral dissertations in China, as well as the disciplines and topics intersecting with LIS. The results indicated…
Descriptors: Bibliometrics, Library Education, Information Science Education, Doctoral Students
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Isuster, Marcela Y.; Langille, Donna – College & Research Libraries, 2023
Library and librarian involvement in digital humanities (DH) has grown over the past few years. However, it is unclear whether current library and information studies (LIS) programs are properly preparing students for this type of work. This study analyzed course offerings at Canadian ALA-accredited LIS programs. While Canadian ALA-accredited LIS…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Library Education, Course Descriptions, Humanities
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Jug, Tjaša – Education for Information, 2023
In the library environment, games and gamification can be used to improve various services and activities. Although many successful gamification projects have already been implemented, some librarians still lack knowledge and are sceptical about the use of games in libraries. This is also the case in Slovenia, where library gamification projects…
Descriptors: Games, Gamification, Academic Libraries, Teacher Attitudes
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Adetayo, Adebowale; Oladipo, Yetunde; Adeleke, Olateju; Odunewu, Abiodun – Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2023
This research explored how gamification addresses cataloguing and classification education difficulties in Nigeria. It illustrates how library schools may utilize gamification to improve students' teaching and learning experiences using technology. A comprehensive review of the literature was carried out. Literature discoveries were then utilized…
Descriptors: Gamification, Cataloging, Classification, Library Education
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