ISBN 9788176496810,Outreach Library Services For Distance Learners

Outreach Library Services For Distance Learners



Viva Books Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2004

ISBN 9788176496810

ISBN-10 8176496812


Number of Pages 216 Pages
Language (English)


Providing library service to distance learners is a challenging task. As distance and open learning institutions are proliferating at a fast pace, the need for quality services is becoming a major concern all over the world. Outreach Library Services refers to providing services to the learners spread far and wide. It is a vital issue, and needs to be addressed with full conviction. Outreach Library Services For Distance Learners strings together some of the well-known distance educators across nations to deliberate on the issue, concerns and challenges countries. The book shares the experience of wide range of professionals working in this area. It focuses on more specifically on library services to distance learners in Asian countries, United Kingdom and United States of America. This book will be useful for those who are involved in planning and administrative library services in distance and open learning institutions, as also LIS educators, researchers and students.