Maxine Melling is Director of Library and Student Support at Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
- About the Author
Librarians are often called upon to deliver electronic content and support distance instruction programs. Here is a management guide designed to help professionals plan and provide quality services for virtual learners. Chapters explain the fundamentals of online instruction and outline the benefits and challenges of this new area of library service. Key topics covered include building and managing electronic collections; providing support and training for new media and technology; e-literacy; change management; building instructional partnerships; and more. This guide is essential reading for managers and librarians involved in instruction or delivery of content of users.