Going the Distance: Library Service for the Distant Student

Black, Nancy
August 2004
Feliciter;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p159
The article discusses delivery of library service for the distant students. Delivering library service and support to distance students can pose various challenges. By employing specific strategies, regional library services has succeeded in overcoming the physical, technological and psychological barriers that sometimes hinder the educational experience for distance students. At the heart of the service are the positive qualities of the personnel, enthusiasm, knowledge, organizational skills and excellent service attitude. The regional library web pages have been specifically designed as an instructional instruction.


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