Archives, Education and Outreach: Mission very Possible – Beatrice Shepherd Chuites

I began to have an interest in archives and special collection becoming more involved in the education of students within the class room when I took a Marketing Class for my MLIS degree. One of the most important aspects that I took from this class was to find out how patrons viewed the services of … More Archives, Education and Outreach: Mission very Possible – Beatrice Shepherd Chuites

Should Academic Libraries use financial resources to fund textbook purchases?

Should Academic Libraries use financial resources to fund textbook purchases? By- Amelia Blackmon   Higher education institutions have grappled with the issues of textbooks and their extremely high prices for several years now, textbooks are the highest non tuition related expense that a student will be responsible for through-out their college career. Students, parents, faculty, … More Should Academic Libraries use financial resources to fund textbook purchases?