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The globalized library : american academic libraries and international students, collections, and practices

Author: Lindsay Inge Carpenter; Yelena Luckert
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, 2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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''In five sections -- Information Literacy; Outreach & Inclusion; Collections & Digital Humanities; Establishing Libraries & Services Abroad; and Career & Professional Development --The Globalized Library collects chapters from practitioners across the world detailing how their work is globalized and demonstrating new ways to address language and cultural differences, access issues abroad, the international purchase  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Études de cas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsay Inge Carpenter; Yelena Luckert
ISBN: 9780838989517 0838989519
OCLC Number: 1089141195
Description: xiv, 431 pages : illustrations, graphiques ; 26 cm
Contents: Section I. Information literacy. Academic librarians at the forefront of IL efforts with international students in higher education --
Unlocking the door : adapting information literacy instruction for international students --
Language and information literacy : a case study of library orientation taught in the Chinese language --
The information-fluent English language learner : cultural and pedagogical considerations --
Globalizing library instruction : engaging students at international branch campuses --
Acculturating international students to the ethical use of information and American values : a case study --
A full range of support for improving international students' experience in higher education : a case study from the University of Minnesota Libraries --
Section II. Outreach & inclusion. Faraway flix : connecting to international students through film Forging multiple pathways : integrating international students into a Canadian university library --
International undergraduate students and a sense of belonging : a case study at Penn State University Libraries --
International student perceptions of libraries : experiences from the Middle East and North Africa --
Applying an instructional design approach to international student outreach --
Developing effective integration services : learning from Asian international graduate students academic-striving experiences --
Section III. Collections & digital humanities. Local, global, digital? : Digital humanities and Slavic area studies --
Collection development and acquisitions for international and area studies collections in academic and research libraries --
Leveraging local networks and international partnerships in Japanese collection development --
Collections at work : forming global citizens through outreach and engagement Shared global heritage in research libraries --
Leveraging connections to build and promote international special collections : a case study --
International collaborations at the Immigration History Research Center Archives (IHRCA) --
Toward a comprehensive collection on the Allied occupation of Japan : a partnership between the University of Maryland Libraries and the National Diet Library of Japan --
Section IV. Establishing libraries & services abroad. International collaborations : development of the Duke Kunshan University Library --
African poetry libraries : a global collaboration --
Undergraduate education abroad in community settings : pedagogical opportunities for librarians --
Successful American-Russian partnership through education abroad --
Serving students across the globe : establishing library outreach and instructional services for an international-US dual-degree program --
Globalized collecting : building special collections at NYUAD Section V. Career & professional development. International academic librarianship : meeting our professional, institutional, and personal goals --
Virtual peer-mentoring programs : building global professional connections through the international librarians network --
Myanmar librarians' research and study tour at the Rutgers University Libraries : a report --
From visitors to friends --
The Horner Fellowship : an exchange program for Arizona and Japan library personnel --
Internationalization and global engagement in LIS education : programs for international master's students at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
Responsibility: edited by Yelena Luckert with Lindsay Inge Carpenter.

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