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International students and academic libraries : initiatives for success

Author: Pamela A Jackson; Patrick Sullivan
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Association of College and Research Libraries, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The case studies describe projects that support the success of international students studying at academic institutions, and provide examples of strategies for librarians to encourage library use among international students and increase international student success.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela A Jackson; Patrick Sullivan
ISBN: 9780838985939 0838985939
OCLC Number: 1155506895
Description: xi, 234 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Knowing their background first : understanding prior library experiences of international students / John Hickok --
Engaging international students before Welcome Week / Jannelle Ruswick --
Creating research ambassadors : expanding the role of international students / Elys Kettling Law and Nicola Kille --
Engaging international students in academic library initiatives for their peers / Dawn Amsberry and Loanne Snavely --
International education week : celebrating the benefits of international education and exchange / Alena Aissing --
Beyond the one-shot instruction session : semester-long partnerships for international student success / Amy R. Hofer and Margot Hanson --
A multifaceted model of outreach and instruction for international students / Merinda Kaye Hensley and Emily Love --
Connecting to international students in their languages : innovative bilingual library instruction in academic libraries / Eileen K. Bosch and Valeria E. Molteni --
Addressing academic integrity : perspectives from Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar / Nancy Fawley --
Addressing deeper issues of information literacy in graduate international students : a Korean student case study / William Badke --
Connecting@ZSR : meeting the research needs of international graduate students / Sarah H. Jeong and H. David "Giz" Womack --
An integrated approach to supporting international students at the University of Technology, Sydney in Australia / Dr. Alex Byrne --
The University of Southern California's campus-wide strategies to reach international students / Shahla Bahavar ... [et al.].
Responsibility: edited by Pamela A. Jackson, Patrick Sullivan.

Abstract:

The case studies describe projects that support the success of international students studying at academic institutions, and provide examples of strategies for librarians to encourage library use among international students and increase international student success.

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