Essays about: "school libraries"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words school libraries.

  1. 1. Books on Shelves, Bytes on Hold : Bibliotekslagstiftning och informationsaktiviteter på två fristående gymnasieskolor i Sverige

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap / Bibliotekshögskolan

    Author : Elisabeth Mueller Nylander; [2014]
    Keywords : information literacy; school libraries; library legislation; independent schools; charter schools; digital libraries;

    Abstract : Recent legislation in Sweden mandates that all students beprovided access to a school library. In addition, schools areexpected to help students become independent and life-longlearners. READ MORE

  2. 2. Advancing an Academic Library's services through application of Soft Systems Methodology

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Niki Chatzipanagiotou; [2014]
    Keywords : Academic Libraries; Greek Academic Libraries; Economic crisis; Greece; Library User Services; Library Systems; Online Public Access Catalogue OPAC ; User-centered Design; Soft Systems Methodology SSM ;

    Abstract : The Master thesis focuses on the application of Information Systems in the field of Library and Information Science.  Within the context of organizational learning, a collaborative user-centered approach is used to produce desired system characteristics and future research suggestions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organic Coffee for a Sustainable Development in Peru : A qualitative study on how Peruvian coffee farmers’ development is affected by choosing organic cultivation and certification

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Klas Marcus Brink; [2013]
    Keywords : Organic; Coffee; Sustainable development; Peru; Small-scale agriculture; Organic Coffee; Agricultural Technology; Developing countries; Social entrepreneurship; Context; Certification; Corporate social responsibility; Ekologisk; Kaffe; Hållbar utveckling; Peru; Småskaligt jordbruk; Ekologiskt kaffe; Jordbruksteknologi; Utvecklingsländer; Socialt entreprenörskap; Kontext; Certifiering; Företags samhällsansvar; Organico; Café; Desarollo sostenible; Perú; Agricultura a pequeña escala; Café organico; Tecnología agropecuaria; Países en desarrollo; El emprendimiento social; Contexto; Certificación; Responsabilidad social de las empresas;

    Abstract : AbstractTitle: Organic Coffee for a sustainable development in Peru -­‐ A qualitative study on how Peruvian coffee farmers’ development is affected by choosing organic cultivation and certificationSeminar date: 2013-­‐05-­‐31University: Mälardalen University VästeråsInstitution: School of Business, Society and EngineeringLevel: Bachelor Thesis in Business AdministrationCourse name: Bachelor Thesis in Business Administration, FÖA 300, 15 ECTSAuthor: Marcus Brink 1987-­‐05-­‐10Tutors: Birgitta SchwartzExaminer: Peter DobersPages: 145Attachments: List of interviews, Interview questions to coffee farmersKey words: Sustainable development, organic, coffee, certifications, coffee farmers, small scale farmers, Peru, bachelor, conventional coffee, organic certification, profitability, environment, social entrepreneurship, context, coffee producersResearch question: In what way are small-­‐scale coffee farmers in the region of Junín, Peru, able to benefit from “Organic” certifications or conventional coffee cultivation to develop sustainable?Purpose: The purpose of this field study was to get an understanding of how and if organic farming is an adequate solution for sustainable development of small-­‐scale coffee farmers in developing countries or not.Method: This bachelor thesis was done as a field study financed by the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida) under the program of Minor Field Studies provided by the International Programme Office for Education and Training. READ MORE

  4. 4. The role played by civil society actors in the internalization of human right norms in South Africa during apartheid rule

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Robert Ndoping; [2009]
    Keywords : South Africa; civil society actors; Norm internalization; apartheid; spiral model; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Norms can act as touch stones to understanding reality; they could be both regulative and constitutive in nature. But the extent to which norms can actually influence decision making remains a true test to the relevance of constructivist arguments. My research is both qualitative and constructivist in nature. READ MORE

  5. 5. School Libraries : An Analysis of the Socio-Economical Differences in Lima

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap / Bibliotekshögskolan

    Author : Maria Luisa Tapia Paez; [2009]
    Keywords : socio-economic groups; school libraries; loertscher; peru; lima;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to analyze the situation of school libraries in areas of different socio-economical characteristics within Metropolitan Lima, Peru. I will study how the ScL(s), are affected with regard to organization, resources and services. In this study, I have chosen ten school libraries from different socio-economical conditions. READ MORE