Taking Assessment on the Road

Rob Morrison, Allyson Washburn
2004 Journal of Library Administration  
This paper presents the results of focus groups conducted by Utah academic librarians at branch campuses in Utah. Librarians met with distance learners on-site to gain insights into their information-seeking behavior and to learn if they are using library services. Students rely heavily on the web for information and also utilize known resources in friends and family. Marketing and publicizing library services through classes and at the delivery sites is vital. Students appreciate the services
more » ... ciate the services libraries offer and strongly prefer face-face instruction and direct assistance from a librarian.
doi:10.1300/j111v41n01_23 fatcat:pfexelyygvgbzjktvnjcq5uggm