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Interaction and knowledge exchange among academic business librarians in Ontario
Academic business librarians specialize in the provision of library services to business faculty and students but often assume these roles without an educational background in Business or a familiarity with business ...
Is Library Database Searching a Language Learning Activity?
(Association of College & Research Libraries, 2010-05)
A qualitative research study that asked international students how they thought of words to enter into a library database to see if language learning was also involved.
Perceptions of Technology and Manifestations of Language Learner Autonomy
(Computer-Assisted Language Learning Electronic Journal, 2003-06)
a grounded theory study investigating perceptions of technology by learners of English as a second language
We All Have an Accent: Welcoming International Students to the Library
(Canadian Library Association, 2007)
an overview of ways to make international students feel welcome in the library
Incorporating Language Skills Strategies into Library Instruction for ESL Students
(Association of College & Research Libraries, 2011-04)
a self-reflection study of the incorporation of language skills strategies in speaking, listening, reading, and writing in a library instruction classroom setting
Recreational Reading of International Students in Academic Libraries
(The Reading Matrix, 2011-09)
survey of international students in a university library as to whether or not they engage in recreational reading and if they think it helps their language learning
(Canadian Library Association, 2013-12)
a list of practical tips to enhance one-on-one encounters with international students at library service desks
Exploring the Connections between Information Literacy and Writing for International Students
(Journal of Information Literacy, 2008-12)
a mixed-method investigation of undergraduate and graduate international students' proficiencies in both information literacy and academic writing to see if a relationship exists between them
Multiple Roles of Librarians
(Electronic Journal of Academic and Special Librarianship, 2007)
a survey of academic librarians investigating other roles on campus they may work in besides that of librarian (ex. ESL teacher, aerobics instructor)
International Activities of Canadian Librarians
(Canadian Library Association, 2010-12)
Guest editorial for themed issue on international activities of Canadian librarians.