April 15, 2014

Coming of Age | Collection Development

Coming of Age | Collection Development

Coming of Age. Rites of passage such as quinceañera, bar/bat mitzvah, and prom are honored in cultures worldwide. These 23 resources share advice on how to celebrate; from the April 1 issue.

Does Retention Matter in Alt-Higher Ed? | From the Bell Tower

unbundled Higher Ed jagged chart, including online, MOOC, community college, reverse transfer

Retention, or demonstrating the connection between it and library use, is central to the library value proposition—or we’d like it to be. Research on retention may help us figure out how to best demonstrate that connection—but in a drastically altered higher ed landscape, it may matter far less.