Essays about: "importance of library"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the words importance of library.

  1. 1. Factors influencing the choice of brands of music services among Russian consumers

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Kseniia Gunko; [2019]
    Keywords : Discrete Choice Models; Multinomial Logit; Best-Worst Scaling Method; Music Streaming Services; Brands;

    Abstract : This paper examines the attitude of consumers towards music streaming services in Russia. The main goal of the research is to define the level of preferences of different features of the services and to match them to the brands present in the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Welcome to Makers' Utopia? A Sociological Discourse Analysis of Professional Communications on Public Library Makerspaces in Sweden

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

    Author : Kala Louise Sabado Vinas; [2018]
    Keywords : library makerspace; making; makers; the Maker Movement; Swedish public library makerspace; institutional development plan; sociological discourse analysis; semiology in LIS; rhetorical genre theory; sociotechnical perspective; social imaginaire; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Focusing on Swedish text-based, public library professional communications, this study investigates how discursive constructions in relation to library makerspaces represent and endorse certain institutional values, librarian praxis, and development strategies. The analysis highlights characterisation patterns that emerge through the discursive constructions of making, makers, and makerspaces. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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