By Sophia Meyer
Mittels einer ausführlichen Einführung in die historische Entwicklung der Bibliotherapie wird vor allem auch fachfremden Lesern ein einfacher Zugang in die Thematik geboten. Mit kritischer Distanz analysiert Meyer die Funktionsweisen von in der Praxis angewandten Werken und ihrem Wirken auf den Patienten. Welche Möglichkeiten bietet hierbei das Medium Buch? Und wo liegen die Grenzen dieser Therapieform?
Ein besonderes Augenmerk liegt hierbei auf den klassischen Märchen, ihren Archetypen und ihrer Symbolik.
Diese Arbeit ist Teil der Reihe Initialen, in deren Rahmen herausragende Abschlussarbeiten der Mainzer Buchwissenschaft veröffentlicht werden.
By Kathleen A. Johnson,Steven R. Harris
Their paintings specializes in the importance of data literacy to the instructing of study equipment in literary reviews. This quantity meets the necessity for an improved exploration of most sensible practices in educating literary examine to scholars at a variety of degrees, undergraduate via graduate, and in a number of parts of literary concentration. "The e-book" remains to be of maximum value to the disciplines of language and literary learn, yet networks, databases, and electronic works all affect the examine strategy of the literary pupil. This number of essays confronts those demanding situations and offers potent practices as skilled from either the instructing college and librarian issues of view.
"Teaching Literary examine" is #60 within the ACRL courses in Librarianship monographic sequence, an occasional sequence concentrating on study tasks of curiosity to the educational library community.
By Kevin C. Desouza,Tobin Hensgen
By Peter Hernon,Ellen Altman,Robert E. Dugan
-Challenge traditional brooding about the application of enter, output, and function metrics by means of suggesting new how you can take into consideration the overview and review of library services
-Explain provider caliber and shopper delight, and display how they're separate yet intertwined
-Identify strategies for qualitatively and quantitatively measuring either provider caliber and satisfaction
-Encourage libraries to do so by means of offering concrete steps they could take to turn into extra customer-centric
-Offer a variety of customer-related metrics that supply insights priceless for library making plans and selection making, equivalent to surveys and concentration groups
This booklet indicates the right way to nurture an atmosphere of constant development via powerful provider caliber assessment.
By Sharon Moller
If your library serves a Latino inhabitants, you will need this e-book. it is going to assist you higher serve the desires of Spanish-speaking buyers of every age. the writer provides heritage info on numerous Hispanic teams, explaining many of the cultural adjustments which may result in false impression. She then deals numerous application and assortment development principles. an inventory of vendors of Spanish-language materials-books, periodicals, AV fabrics, desktop and different academic resources-is supplied, in addition to site addresses of Spanish-language websites. Vocabulary lists for library and computer-related phrases and words and guidance for properly writing Spanish phrases also are included.
By Fiona Cameron,Sarah Kenderdine
By Kirstie Nicholson
Innovation in Public Libraries: studying from overseas Library Practice examines the new actions of profitable and cutting edge libraries around the globe, proposing their tasks in components together with library layout, occasions and courses, and growing patron reports. This well timed consultant offers an outline of those libraries’ winning stories and identifies rising international tendencies and topics. the writer bargains library practitioners counsel on the best way to pursue those developments of their personal library surroundings, selecting available ambitions whilst making plans development and layout advancements, and constructing patron interactions so one can emulate the studies of foreign libraries.
- Presents a number winning and leading edge practices in a single publication, masking library innovation in construction layout, courses and occasions, and in buyer event and approach
- Provides a global viewpoint on library actions, with libraries in numerous nations discussed
- Analyzes the reports of varied libraries to spot universal tendencies and themes
- Provides functional recommendation for librarians who desire to emulate the actions of the libraries mentioned, with suggested ambitions to action
- Examines either the massive photograph of rising international developments and subject matters, in addition to highlighting the day-by-day reviews of person libraries
By Suzanna Conrad
Critics cite the necessity to enforce public library provider versions regardless of sensible difficulties.
This publication investigates kingdom, nationwide and overseas guidelines on felony libraries, stories literature at the subject and describes partnerships among prisons and public libraries. effects from a countrywide survey and follow-up interviews are incorporated, delivering a whole narrative of coverage results in U.S. prisons.
By Linda S Katz
learn, Reference prone, and assets for the learn of Africa is helping you keep away from washouts, cave-ins, and useless ends at the street to winning learn onor inAfrica. This special examine advisor provides functional options to often happening difficulties within the research of Africa, together with web accessibility difficulties, error that would impact a known merchandise seek, the imposition of colonial legacy, and working with gender and sophistication bias. not like so much references on Africa that target assortment improvement, this certain publication specializes in the research of Africa, making it essential for tutorial librarians, Africanist students, and Africana librarians.
experts, generalist librarians, and finish clients all depend upon instruments designed to supply entry to info in libraries and on the internet together with OPACs databases, and se's. during this ebook, those instruments, learn tools, and the accessibility of knowledge on Africa are tested, delivering scholars and pros a radical advisor to the main profitable studying direction.
examine, Reference prone, and assets for the learn of Africa presents counsel within the examine strategy in accordance with numerous different types together with:
- comparing OPACs and related databases for known-item looking
- utilizing key words, topic headings, bias, indexing, full-text looking out, terminology, cataloguing, user-centered info providers, and different seek options to discover what you're looking for
- utilizing net assets in your virtue
- utilizing the partnerships among the U.S. and African libraries and scholarly associations to assist increase info entry
- utilizing thoughts for reference librarians to behave as a strength expanding women’s roles within the examine of Africa
- and lots more and plenty extra!
learn, Reference companies, and assets for the examine of Africa bargains all of the info essential to keep away from learn hang-ups that have an effect on the learn of Africa, and the mandatory details to go those abilities directly to students.
By Luisa Alvite,Leticia Barrionuevo
- Studies the function of the collage library within the new academic surroundings of upper education
- Rethinks libraries in educational context
- Redefines roles for educational libraries