Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Teaching and Learning in Virtual Environments: Archives, Museums, and Libraries

Teaching and Learning in Virtual Environments: Archives, Museums, and Libraries (Paperback)

Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock


Useful to school librarians, teachers, and faculty, this book explains the range of possibilities for creating immersive learning experiences through the use of virtual worlds, virtual simulations, virtual collections, exhibits by libraries and museums, and archives. * Explains how using virtual worlds in teaching and outreach can better motivate, engage, and reach more students with diverse learning styles than traditional text-based methods * Updated with information on the latest technology and newest library applications * Enables readers to make more informed decisions about which latest virtual reality platforms to use

Computing & ITComputer scienceVirtual reality Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 26/09/2016 ISBN-13: 9781440841743  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

Patricia C. Franks, PhD, is program coordinator for the Master's Degree in Archives and Records Administration at the School of Information at San Jose State University. Lori A. Bell is adjunct lecturer with San Jose State School of Information and the University of Hawaii Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Rhonda B. Trueman is acquisitions and access services librarian at Northwest Florida State College.

More books by Patricia C. Franks

More books by Lori A. Bell

More books by Rhonda B. Trueman

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Second Class Available free for ALL orders. No charge for each additional book. 3-7 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Storytelling for Virtual Reality:...
John Bucher
Building Virtual Reality with Unity...
Jeff W. Murray
Manual of Digital Museum Planning
Ali Hossaini; Ngaire Blankenberg; ...
Learning Web-Based Virtual Reality:...
Srushtika Neelakantam; Tanay Pant
Latest Blog
ZED Books: The role of the independent publisher in a content-obsessed world

Indie publisher ZED Books have a radical approach to their books and their company structure. Here, they talk to us about the role independent publishers can play in a world of ever expanding (and less than reliable) information sources.

Blog - J R Wallis on Monsters as Metaphors

J R Wallis questions the conventional view of monsters as metaphors for the worries we have about the state of the world around us.

#FoylesFive: Creative Women

Meg from the Web Team tells us why she loves to learn about creative, dynamic women.

View all Blog Entries
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd