TITLE

Transformation of Library Services in Victorian TAFE's

AUTHOR(S)
Youens, Zita
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
inCite;Jun2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information of the vocational education and training (VET) system to respond the changing educational needs while supporting communities and individuals in Australia. In 2007, a project was launched to explore the viability and scope of a Learning Commons Model for Victorian Technical and Further Education (TAFE) libraries. The project became a joint agreement between Victorian Association of TAFE Libraries (VATL) and the Center for Community Networking Research.
ACCESSION #
32898204

 

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