Creating Online Tutorials: A Practical Guide For Librarians by Hannah Gascho RempelCreating Online Tutorials: A Practical Guide For Librarians by Hannah Gascho Rempel

Creating Online Tutorials: A Practical Guide For Librarians

byHannah Gascho Rempel, Maribeth Slebodnik

Paperback | July 16, 2015

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Today's students rely heavily on using electronic resources; they expect to be able to access library resources from any location and at any time of the day. More and more schools, from K-12 through graduate level universities, are offering online education, and libraries must be prepared to guide learners in how to use library resources when and where they are needed. Online tutorials are the library's answer to providing this immediate instruction, and today's learners are expecting to have these guides available, but many librarians don't have the technical expertise needed to create online tutorials. Creating Online Tutorials: A Practical Guide for Librarians will help guide them through the basics of designing and producing an online tutorial. Through practical examples, the book will guide librarians just starting the process of creating an online tutorial from start to finish.
Hannah Gascho Rempel is an associate professor at Oregon State University Libraries in the Teaching and Engagement Department. Since joining OSU in 2007, she has spearheaded the development of OSU Libraries' services for graduate students and has been deeply involved in the Teaching and Engagement Department's transition to a more stra...
Title:Creating Online Tutorials: A Practical Guide For LibrariansFormat:PaperbackDimensions:214 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 16, 2015Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:081089243X

ISBN - 13:9780810892439


Table of Contents

List of Figures and TablesPrefaceAcknowledgmentsChapter 1 - Getting Started with Online TutorialsChapter 2 - Planning - Begin with the End in MindChapter 3 - Analysis - Use the Power of Information to Shape Your TutorialChapter 4 - Designing Your Tutorial - Choosing and Organizing Your Content IntentionallyChapter 5 - Development - Tools for the Task AheadChapter 6 - Development - Putting the Pieces Together for All LearnersChapter 7 - Implementation - Making Sure Your Tutorial is Usable and UsedChapter 8 - Evaluation - Measuring the Impact of Your Tutorial to Guide Decision MakingChapter 9 - Maintenance - Sustainable Approaches for RevisingAppendix 1IndexAbout the Authors

Editorial Reviews

Rempel and Slebodnik have written a valuable resource for any librarian involved in the creation of online instructional tutorials. Their straightforward and practical approach makes the tutorial creation process much less intimidating, as well as much more understandable, to any librarian involved in planning, creating, or assessing online instructional products.