Reference and Information Services

Reference and Information Services

Search skills of today bear little resemblance to searches through print publications. Reference service has become much more complex than in the past, and is in a constant state of flux. Learning the skill sets of a worthy reference librarian can be challenging, unending, rewarding, and-- yes, fun.

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Language: en
Pages: 510
Authors: Kay Ann Cassell
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: American Library Association

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Language: en
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Authors: Richard E. Bopp
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Language: en
Pages: 238
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Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 748
Authors: Melissa A. Wong
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
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Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Lesley Farmer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-31 - Publisher: Elsevier

This book examines the questions: how academic libraries provide value-added reference and information services in the digital age. It provides best practices f
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Authors: Linda C. Smith
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-29 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Thoroughly updated, this is the essential guide to one of the most fundamental fields in the library profession. It links you—and through you, your patrons—
Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library
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Pages: 197
Authors: Lesley S. J. Farmer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-27 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Students come to the school library every day with questions ranging from “How many people live in China?” to “I need to find out how the Sun began for my
Information Services Today
Language: en
Pages: 515
Authors: Sandra Hirsh
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-19 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

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Library and Information Services
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Badan Barman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-01 - Publisher: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University

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Evaluation of Reference Services
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Linda S Katz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Library authorities address the increasing significance of reference services and the increasing need for evaluation of those services to further ensure profess