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The Resource Virtual worlds, real libraries : librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments, edited by Lori Bell and Rhonda B. Trueman, (electronic resource)

Virtual worlds, real libraries : librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments, edited by Lori Bell and Rhonda B. Trueman, (electronic resource)

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Virtual worlds, real libraries : librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments
Title
Virtual worlds, real libraries
Title remainder
librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lori Bell and Rhonda B. Trueman
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Virtual worlds, real libraries : librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments, edited by Lori Bell and Rhonda B. Trueman, (electronic resource)
Label
Virtual worlds, real libraries : librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments, edited by Lori Bell and Rhonda B. Trueman, (electronic resource)
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http://libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/connectny/detail.action?docID=3316149
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Librar-things encounter the MUVE / Tom Peters -- Massively multiplayer online worlds / Marty Grover -- Library, education, and museum applications of virtual worlds for child, tween, and teen projects / Marty Grover -- Edutainment before Second Life / Jami Schwarzwalder -- Management in virtual environments / Rhonda B. Trueman -- Rocky in Wonderland : a librarian's journey down the Second Life rabbit hole / Bill Sowers -- Reference services in a virtual world / S. Thompson -- Collections in virtual environments / Rhonda B. Trueman -- Virtual neighborhoods, real communities : the Caledon Branch Library and the Branch Library Program / J.J. Jacobson -- Teen Second Life / Kelly Czarnecki -- HealthInfo Island : Center of Consumer Health and Medical Information in Second Life / Guus van den Brekel and Carol Perryman -- A sense of wonder : speculative fiction and virtual worlds / Abbi Ball and Erik Gordon Bainbridge -- Mystery Manor on Info Island / Mack Lundy -- Virtual communities from long ago : the Parish of Reading Primley, Renaissance Island, and its educational possibilities / Mary-Carol Lindbloom -- Land of Lincoln : Abraham Lincoln gets a second life / DaisyBlue Hefferman -- Why have a second life? : convincing staff, administrators, and faculty of the benefits / Barbara Galik -- Teaching in a virtual setting / S. Thompson -- Virtual worlds, virtual students : instructional possibilities in Second Life / Skip Burhans, J.B. Hill, and Todd Spires -- New frontiers for distance learning library services : a virtual world library at Appalachian State University / Geraldine Purpur and Louise Ochoa -- Exploring Second Life at Stanford / Susan Payne, Rachel Gollub, and Deni Wicklund -- Avatar in the classroom : teaching the nation's first MLIS class in Second Life / Jeremy W. Kemp
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Extent
xxi, 234 p., [16] p. of plates
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
col. ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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