Exploring the Digital Library

A Guide for Online Teaching and Learning
Product Number: EB00058314
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780470596586
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
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Exploring the Digital Library, a volume in The Jossey-Bass Online Teaching and Learning series, addresses the key issue of library services for faculty and their students in the online learning environment. Written by librarians at Athabasca University, a leading institution in distance education, this book shows how faculty can effectively use digital libraries in their day-to-day work and in the design of electronic courses. Exploring the Digital Library is filled with information, ideas, and -Discusses how information and communication technologies are transforming scholarship communication -Provides suggestions for integrating digital libraries into teaching and course development -Describes approaches to promoting information literacy skills and integrating these skills across the curriculum -Outlines the skills and knowledge required in digital library use -Suggests opportunities for faculty and librarians to collaborate in the online educational environment

Original Publish Date: Oct 01, 2009

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