Essays about: "importance of library studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words importance of library studies.

  1. 1. University of Cyprus Library students’ perceptions of information literacy

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    Author : Lilia Charalambous; [2018]
    Keywords : Information literacy; information skills; academic libraries; university students; Republic of Cyprus; University of Cyprus; library instruction;

    Abstract : The purpose of this qualitative study is to contribute knowledge on how students in an academic setting conceptualise information literacy, how they interact with information and library provided resources to meet their information needs, as well as to examine how the academic library supports students with their studies as a facilitator and its role in information literacy instruction. Taking a qualitative approach, the study used semi-structured interviews to gather the necessary data. READ MORE

  2. 2. A concept to evaluate dynamic daylight glare

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Efthymia Eirini Tsianaka; [2018]
    Keywords : glare; daylight; zonal; long-term; adaptation possibility; TPG; STG; directional glare; weighting system; dynamic; visual comfort; fenestration system; Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A method towards a dynamic daylight glare evaluation in the early stage of design was developed in this thesis, using existing glare metrics under multiple observer positions and gazes. The results pointed out that it is possible for a zonal characterization regarding glare sensation to be achieved with the combination of multiple existing metrics and a weighting system, named the adaptation possibility. READ MORE

  3. 3. Space Preferences at Orkanen Library: What Students Value and Activities They Engage in

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    Author : Aleksandar Hristov; [2018]
    Keywords : space attributes; RALC; exoinformation; library; Orkanen; students;

    Abstract : The thesis explores the space attributes of Orkanen library in relation to the students’ preferences when choosing a place to study and their effect on study and non-study activities. Based on their perceived importance the following space attributes were identified to be of high value: privacy, noise level, window view, natural light and comfort of furnishing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural Diversity and Integration at Museums : A Study of Pedagogical Programmes for Immigrants at National Museums in Finland and Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Linnea Ollaiver; [2016]
    Keywords : Cultural Diversity; Intercultural communication; National museums; Interkulturell kommunikation; Kulturell mångfald; Museipedagogik; Museer;

    Abstract : The aim with this study is to shed light on the relationship between ideals and practises at the National Museum of Finland (the NMF) and at the Swedish History Museum (the SHM). The focus is on the museums’ role in society regarding integration and cultural diversity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Acts of Trust : The Working Relationship between Librarians and Google

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för ABM och digitala kulturer; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Liv Estberger; Andrea Mervik; [2015]
    Keywords : Actor-Network Theory; Anthony Giddens; abstract system; trust; librarians; Google; socio-technical approach; Library and Information Studies; information technologies; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : As the gateway to a great variety of digital activities, Google has standardised how information is accessed. This transformation of the modern search paradigm has brought about a change in our relationship to information and, as information specialists librarians can offer a valuable perspective on this subject. READ MORE