Web-Based Instruction: A Guide for Libraries / Edition 3

Web-Based Instruction: A Guide for Libraries / Edition 3

by Susan Sharpless Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838910564

ISBN-13: 9780838910566

Pub. Date: 07/28/2010

Publisher: ALA Editions

Susan Sharpless Smith has thoroughly updated Web-Based Instruction: A Guide for Libraries to cover new tools and trends, including current browsers, access methods, hardware, and software. She also supplies tips to secure project funding and provides strategic guidance for all types of libraries. This completely revised edition also

Builds Web instruction

Overview

Susan Sharpless Smith has thoroughly updated Web-Based Instruction: A Guide for Libraries to cover new tools and trends, including current browsers, access methods, hardware, and software. She also supplies tips to secure project funding and provides strategic guidance for all types of libraries. This completely revised edition also

Builds Web instruction advice on a foundation of the latest research in how learning takes place

Translates technical Web-speak into plain English, so even nonexperts can make effective use of the Web in their teaching

Includes an accompanying Web gallery, providing examples of screen shots and links to exemplary programs

Shows instructors best practices for incorporating the Web into teaching

A proven winner, this newly revised hands-on manual remains indispensable. Librarians facing the challenge of creating a Web-based instruction program will find easy-to-understand guidance to deliver a productive and memorable experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838910566
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
07/28/2010
Edition description:
Enl
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations xi

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xiii

Chapter 1 Setting the Stage

Chapter 2 Library Instruction on the Web 11

Chapter 3 Project Framework 27

Chapter 4 Selecting Project Development Tools 47

Chapter 5 Designing the User Experience

Chapter 6 Multimedia: Using Graphics, Sound, Animation, and Video 119

Chapter 7 Interactivity 151

Chapter 8 Evaluation, Testing, and Assessment 177

Appendix: List of Resources 187

Glossary 207

Works Cited 219

Index 225

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