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Distance learning for today’s librarian

John W. Ellison (John W. Ellison is Associate Professor, Department of Library and Information Studies University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York (Ellison@acsu.buffalo.edu))

Library Review

ISSN: 0024-2535

Article publication date: 1 July 2000

Abstract

Describes the nature of distance learning and its increasing use in the present and for the future. Approaches for libraries to support distance learning are indicated and the importance of libraries of all kinds becoming involved with support for distance learners stressed. The application of distance learning to education and training for librarians is discussed.

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Ellison, J.W. (2000), "Distance learning for today’s librarian", Library Review, Vol. 49 No. 5, pp. 240-242. https://doi.org/10.1108/00242530010331763

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