Studying Students: The Undergraduate Research Project at the University of Rochester
Nancy Fried Foster, Susan L. Gibbons
Assoc of Cllge & Rsrch Libr, 2007 - Education - 90 pages
This book provides a view into the groundbreaking application of ethnographic tools and techniques to the understanding of undergraduate students and their use of information. The publication describes findings of the work at the University of Rochester River Campus Libraries and provides insight into how academic librarians might use these techniques on their own campuses.
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Nancy Fried Foster, the lead anthropologist, and a team of librarians from Rochester University describe the two year research project they undertook in 2005 and 2006 to address the question of, What ... Read full review
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