Toastmasters’ Pathways Learning Experience Program: Building 21st-Century Skills

| By Chitraa Sridharan | The 21st-century workplace needs workers who are not just proficient with the core skills but who are also prepared to solve complex problems and adapt to changing environments using their 6C (Communication, Collaboration, Critical thinking, Creative innovation, Content, Confidence) skills. In my previous blog post, I shared my learnings on …Read more

发现: It’s More Than a Service; It’s a Way of Thinking


图书馆很早就学会了Field of Dreamsadage “If you build it, they will come” does not apply to library resources. Obtaining great resources is only the first step. To be truly effective, library resources must be placed clearly and deliberately in the path of the intended users – and that means being where students, educators, and patrons go to find information. To the user, what matters most is finding the right content at the right time with ease.

As we work to blaze new trails in the area of “discovery,” Gale is finding innovative ways to put information in the path of potential users – integrating it into the classroom, providing pathways to it on the open web, and expanding the reach of the library. And we’re doing this with a very broad perspective – which means working with partners such as Google and Google Scholar; working with library services providers such as ProQuest, EBSCO and OCLC; and working with our own Cengage teams to enhance course materials and courseware such asMindTap™。

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Driving Electronic Content Discovery and Usage: Communication – Part 2

Posted by Jan Snyder and Jennifer Maurer


正如我们在写第一部分这一系列中,我们感到非常荣幸有非常丰富的大风数据库和电子书收藏在我们的指尖与学生和工作人员使用,以零成本对我们来说,通过俄勒冈州立图书馆金宝搏彩票Statewide Database Licensing Program。全州访问学生提供了一致性,因为他们从小学转移到中学,然后高中。

But the real value and power of these resources are unleashed when librarians and educatorscollaboratecommunicate。In the second part of this blog series, we’ll discuss – from our own perspectives – communication
(If you missed it, be sure to also read第一部分— Driving Electronic Content Discovery and Usage: Collaboration。)


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