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Libri elettronici: Pratiche della didattica e della ricerca

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Book Series: Saperi storici e nuove tecnologie ISBN: 8888904018 Year: Volume: 3 Pages: 197 Language: Italian
Publisher: FedOA - Federico II University Press
Subject: Library and Information Science
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This proceedings e-book contains papers presented at the national Symposium on “Electronic Books and the practices of scholarly research”, held in Naples, Italy, on 20 June 2003. The advent of new technologies, tools, and digital resources is changing how scholars conduct their work, keep updated in their field or fields of study, and think about research. Moving from the reconstruction of the market of scientific communication, copyright policies, and management of long-term conservation strategies, the published papers aim to discuss the ways in which scholarly practices have changed in the last decades, even since the end of the last century, in teaching and in research, in various disciplines like history, phisics and biomedical sciences.

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Ebooks in education

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ISBN: 9781909188372 9781909188389 9781909188396 9781909188402 Year: Pages: 137 Language: English
Publisher: Ubiquity Press
Subject: Education
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Ebooks are coming of age in education, as this exciting collection commissioned by Jisc demonstrates. Case studies, reflecting ebook success stories across the higher and further education sectors, include: 
 - An innovative app to encourage ebook take-up in a Welsh college. 
 - A partnership between a library and research centre to create open access monographs and midigraphs. 
 - Several examples of creative negotiations with ebook publishers.
Insight chapters address hot topics in the ebook universe, including: 
 - The changing world of access to scholarly digital content in the mobile environment. 
 - The challenges faced by the library as online distance learning moves from margin to mainstream. 
 - How ebooks have the potential to meet a wide range of accessibility needs. 
 - Experimentation with ebooks as a shared service.
This collection will provide inspiration and guidance to institutions as they develop projects and services to support students and researchers and will be of interest to library practitioners, publishers, ebook vendors, information professionals, teachers, lecturers and students. 
Jisc, in collaboration with Ubiquity Press, is pleased to be making this publication available open access on a CC-BY licence. 
(DOI: http://dx.doi.org//10.5334/bal)

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