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Fisher, Shelagh 1953-

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Works: 14 works in 114 publications in 1 language and 1,150 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
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Most widely held works by Shelagh Fisher
Libraries without walls 5 : the distributed delivery of library and information services ; proceedings of an international conference held on 19-23 September 2003, organized by the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management (CERLIM), Manchester Metropolitan University by Peter Brophy( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifelong learning is now a reality throughout the world, requiring that learning opportunities and materials are delivered to citizens in their locality, at home or at work. Increasing numbers of students are undertaking distance education programmes and libraries are being called upon to find innovative ways to support distance learners. Developments in technology are creating new possibilities for document delivery and the distributed virtual library. This edited collection is drawn from the fifth Libraries Without Walls Conference, held in 2003, which addressed the key strategic issues arising from international, regional and cross-sectoral approaches to the provision of library services to distant users. It is recognized as the premier resource for all needing to keep updated on distance learner and virtual library issues. Papers submitted by leading professionals worldwide include the following themes: the integration of library services and Virtual Learning Environments; the relationship between user needs; information skills and information literacies; usability and accessibility of digital library services; designing the information environment: national and international perspectives; the creation of digital resources by user communities. This state-of-the-art collection will enable library managers and information professionals in all sectors to keep abreast of the latest developments in this vital area. It will also assist educational specialists and course developers in increasing their understanding of the role and importance of information in the learning process
Libraries without walls 4 : the delivery of library services to distant users by Libraries without Walls( Book )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BookshelF : a guide for librarians and systems managers by Shelagh Fisher( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extremism and the Internet by Peter Brophy( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of UK academic library services in the context of lifelong learning by Peter Brophy( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonising the process of procuring library management systems : a feasibility study by Shelagh Fisher( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health and older people from minority ethnic groups : bibliography prepared for the Department of Health by Jenny Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonising the process of procuring library management systems : a feasibility study( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The report concludes with recommendations for the development of a plain English guide to new technological developments and their implications for libraries, the development of an annual short course for middle managers currently involved in procurement, and the development of a toolkit of basic functions which can be expected in all library management systems."--Abstract
Towards a national agency for resource discovery : scoping study by Shelagh Fisher( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systematic evaluation of information sources by Shelagh Fisher( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health and older people from ethnic minority groups : bibliography prepared for the Department of Health by Jenny Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Libraries without walls 5 : the distributed delivery of library and information services ; proceedings of an international conference held on 19-23 September 2003, organized by the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management (CERLIM), Manchester Metropolitan University
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Libraries without walls 4 : the delivery of library services to distant usersLibraries without walls 3 : the delivery of library services to distant users : proceedings of an international conference held on 10-14 September 1999, organized by the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management (CERLIM), Manchester Metropolitan UniversityLibraries Without Walls 2 : the delivery of library services to distant users : proceedings of a conference held on 17-20 September 1997 at Lesvos, Greece, organized by the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management (CERLIM) ...The delivery of library services to distant users : proceedings of an international conference held on 10-14 September 1999, organized by the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management (CERLIM), Manchester Metropolitan University