Karen P. Nicholson

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This study was conducted by the Working Group on Library Instruction of the Subcommittee on Libraries of the Conference of Rectors and Principals of Quebec Universities (CREPUQ), in cooperation with several other parties. We would like to thank the library Directors and Registrars of the participating universities for their invaluable(More)
Next spring will bring university leaders together for a workshop on undergraduate education in Canadian universities, courtesy of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada*. Such a meeting is welcome, overdue and potentially transformative. Its success, though, will depend upon our managing to escape from the essentially nostalgic mindset that(More)
" Communities of practice " (CoPs), sometimes called " learning networks " , are " groups of people who share a concern, a set of problems, a passion about a topic, and who deepen their knowledge and expertise in this area by interacting on an ongoing basis " (Wenger, McDermott & Snyder, 2002, p. 4). The term was coined by Lave and Wegner in 1991 to(More)
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