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Academic libraries for commuter students : research-based strategies

Author: Mariana Regalado; Maura A Smale
Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Did you know that more than 85% of U.S. undergraduates commute to college? Yet the literature geared to academic libraries overwhelmingly presumes a classic, residential campus. This book redresses that imbalance by providing a research-based look at the specific academic needs of commuter students. Edited by a team of librarians and anthropologists with City University of New York, the largest urban public  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariana Regalado; Maura A Smale
ISBN: 9780838917015 0838917011
OCLC Number: 1027731900
Description: ix, 163 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Situating commuter undergraduates / Maura A. Smale and Mariana Regalado --
Commuter campus in transition: meeting the changing needs of students through mixed-methods assessment / M. Sara Lowe, Willie Miller, and Paul Moffett --
Making space in the library for student-parents / Donna M. Lanclos and Rachael Winterling --
Beyond the bubble: undergraduates, commuting, and the library at a flagship public university / Juliann Couture --
A decade of research at urban commuter colleges / Jean Amaral, Mariana Regalado, and Maura A. Smale --
"I study in my car": exploring the study habits of California community college commuter students / Brian Greene and Elizabeth Horan --
Making the library work for community college commuters: the case of Montgomery College / Tanner Wray and Nancy Fried Foster --
Library instruction and academic success: the impact of student engagement at a community college / Ted Chodock --
Lessons learned from our commuter students / Mariana Regalado and Maura A. Smale.
Responsibility: edited by Mariana Regalado and Maura A. Smale.

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Provides a research-based look at the specific academic needs of commuter students. Edited by a team of librarians and anthropologists with City University of New York, the largest urban public  Read more...

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