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ESL Collections, University Libraries, and Internationalization
(LEAA (Lenguas en Aprendizaje Autodirigido) Revista Electronica, 2015-03)
This research study examines the content, types of materials, locations, and library collection development policies concerning ESL (English as a second language) materials collections on university campuses in the United ...
Automatic Preparation of ETD Material from the Internet Archive for the DSpace Repository Platform
A big challenge associated with getting an institutional repository off the ground is getting content into it. This article will look at how to use digitization services at the Internet Archive alongside software utilities ...
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 ...
Scholarship as a Conversation: A Metaphor for Librarian-ESL Instructor Collaboration
Invoking the metaphor of scholarship as a conversation offers academic librarians an excellent way to connect information literacy to university ESL (English as a second language) classes. This article describes how this ...
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.
(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)
Internationalization in German Academic Libraries: Moving beyond North American Perspectives
(Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015-10)
This paper explores how internationalization is understood and experienced in German academic libraries. Its main purpose is to move the discussion of internationalization in academic libraries beyond the boundaries of ...
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