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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
Stories of Informal Mentorship: Recognizing the Voices of Mentees in Academic Libraries
(Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 2014-04-28)
Based on the 2014 OLA Super Conference session “Mentorship in Academic Libraries: A Universe of Possibilities,” this article explores the benefits of informal mentorship in its various forms and how librarians are embracing ...
Collegial Self-Governance for Professional Librarians: A Look at the Advantages of the Establishment of a Library Council and its Role in the Lives of the Librarians in the Brock University Faculty Association
(Litwin Books, LLC, 2014)
The ability to perform collegial governance is a cornerstone of modern universities in the United States and Canada. This idea of governance is well practiced among faculty members but is not often practiced to the same ...
Book Review: Pirate Cinema
(2600 Enterprises, Inc., 2013)
Book Review of 'Pirate Cinema' written by Cory Doctorow.
Copyright in the Stacks: The Chilling Effects of Unclear Copyright Interpretations in the Canadian Academic Library
The Canadian academic library is often seen as a vibrant place where the creation and sharing of knowledge plays a pivotal role in the intellectual life of the University. However this longstanding tradition is slowing ...
Working Together: Librarian and Student Collaboration Through Active Learning in a Library Eclassroom
Active learning strategies based on several learning theories were incorporated during instruction sessions for second year Biological Sciences students. The instructional strategies described in this paper are based ...
Evolution of Various Library Instruction Strategies: Using Student Feedback to Create and Enhance Online Active Learning Assignments
This case study traces the evolution of library assignments for biological science students from paper-based workbooks in a blended (hands-on) workshop to blended learning workshops using online assignments to online active ...
International Activities of Canadian Librarians
(Canadian Library Association, 2010-12)
Guest editorial for themed issue on international activities of Canadian librarians.
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 ...