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The role of the library director in the small private liberal arts college

The role of the library director in the small private liberal arts college

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Academic libraries -- Administration.,
  • Academic librarians

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Edward Craddock, Jr.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfilm reel
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18202149M

    Compare what Hesston College has to offer. As a private liberal arts college, the Hesston program provides opportunities for spiritual, cultural, athletic and interpersonal growth. Students complete a wide range of general education courses along with nursing classes for a well-rounded educational experience. Gary Geisler is a user experience researcher and designer in Stanford's Digital Library Systems and Services group and the primary developer of the Revs Program at Stanford website. His work at Stanford has focused on user experience design and front-end development for a range of digital library applications, including the Revs Digital Library and Stanford University Library Exhibits.

    Bryn Mawr College (/ ˌ b r ɪ n ˈ m ɑː r / brin-MAR; Welsh: [ˌbɾɨ̞nˈmau̯ɾ]) is a women's liberal arts college in Bryn Mawr, d as a Quaker institution in , Bryn Mawr is one of the Seven Sister colleges and the Tri-College college has an enrollment of about 1, undergraduate students and graduate was the first women's college to Location: Bryn Mawr, Lower Merion Twp, . A higher education faculty member compares the role of the teacher in small liberal arts colleges and large public universities through analysis of his experiences at both types of institution. The paper specifically focuses on how institutional size and mission affects the role of the teacher.

    A study by Marra and Palmer in the Journal of General Education (), for example, found that liberal arts undergraduates tend to view the epistemology of the humanities or the social sciences as more complex than that of the natural sciences, perceiving knowledge in the sciences as primarily factual and involving less of the evaluative.   One job I applied for was at Bowdoin College, a small liberal-arts institution in Maine, well known in the East but less so at the University of California at Berkeley, where I was earning a Ph.D.


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