Resources in Education

ED 409 02211 Library Acquisition The Elementary School Library Collection : A Guide to Books and Other Media , Phases 1-2-3 . 20th Edition . ED 409 01511 Library Administration Managing School Libraries in Elementary and Secondary ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:30000010540064

Category: Education

Page:

View: 738

Download →

Posted in:

Evaluating the School Library Media Center Analysis Techniques and Research Practices

Elementary School Library Collection: A Guide to Books and Other Media—Phases 1,2,3. Edited by Lois Winkel. Williamsport, PA: Brodart. Gillespie, John T. Best Books for Senior High Readers. New Providence, N]: R. R. Bowker.

Author: Nancy Everhart

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313022678

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 262

View: 888

Download →

Everhart provides practical guidelines and ready-to-use forms for evaluating a school library media center, as well as important results derived in other studies. She includes qualitative and quantitative techniques for the areas of curriculum, personnel, facilities, collections, usage, and technology. She also gives step-by-step instructions on how to create in-house surveys, conduct interviews, and use observation to gather useful data. Conduct research, collect statistics, and evaluate your program with this useful resource. Everhart provides practical guidelines and ready-to-use forms for evaluating a school library media center, as well as important results derived in other studies. She includes qualitative and quantitative techniques for the areas of curriculum, personnel, facilities, collections, usage, and technology. She also gives step-by-step instructions on how to create in-house surveys, conduct interviews, and use observation to gather useful data. For example, there are directions on how to assess information literacy with rubrics. In addition, each chapter gives detailed references, a list of further readings, applicable Web sites, and dissertations. A quick and easy guide to justifying and supporting your SLMC operations and effectiveness, this book is invaluable to all school library media specialists. It will also be of interest to school library media supervisors and researchers.
Posted in: