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International Students and Academic Libraries

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc. in Lanham .
Written in English

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ISBN 109780810874305

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The insightful case studies presented in International Students and Academic Libraries: Initiatives for Success describe over a dozen exciting projects that support the success of international students studying at academic institutions.

The work provides numerous examples of new and innovative strategies for librarians to encourage library use among international students and increase international student. This book focuses on the impact of these efforts on academic libraries.

The introductory essay addresses issues faced by both international students and by librarians who work with them. The student-related issues include general culture shock, communication and language concerns, learning styles, differences between libraries in North America and those in other parts of the world, and library.

International Students and Academic Libraries: Ini-tiatives for Academic Success is a welcome re-source for those libraries whose campus popula-tions contain a significant number of interna-tional students by providing practical strategies and nuggets of inspiration about how better to serve international students in meaningful and impactful ways.

Self-Designed Orientations by International Graduate Students “The library is very huge and beautiful”: A Library Orientation for English Language Learners Be All That You Can Be: Targeting Library Orientations to Student Cadets Introducing New International Students to Privilege in Information Access.

Technology   Library Guide for International Students New to the Library. This Guide will help you navigate the library to find books and articles, study spaces, and different ways of getting in touch with librarians and other staff for specific research and writing : Gabriel Duque.

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International students often face greater challenges in using the library than home students and it is sometimes necessary to provide ‘exclusive’ services to achieve equity. Therefore it is helpful to badge certain services and facilities which help international students adapt to the host country’s libraries.

Academic libraries are at a turning point. Historically, college and university libraries were the natural destination for students, faculty, staff, and researchers seeking information. These users came to the library by default. Academic libraries served as the repository for published information as well as the intermediary forFile Size: 89KB.

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