The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries

Written By Lesley Farmer
The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 January 2007
  • ISBN : 1780631006
  • Pages : 160 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries by author: Lesley Farmer which was release on 31 January 2007 and published by Elsevier with total page 160 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This book examines the questions: how academic libraries provide value-added reference and information services in the digital age. It provides best practices from a global perspective. The book starts by looking at the information needs and info-seeking behaviours of university students and faculty. Then it examines the use cycle: consumer, instruction, and producer. It examines the resource cycle: collection development, instructor, maintenance. What are the essential elements of reference: orientation, instruction, collaborative planning, products? Focuses on information needs and information-seeking behaviours of academic library stakeholders (faculty, students, community) Focuses on technologies: impact on reference and information services (selection, access, interaction, instruction, administration), focusing on the human issues Emphasizes collaborative aspects of reference/info services (with faculty for program/course instruction, with computer services for digital integration, with other libraries for resource

The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries

The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries
  • Author : Lesley Farmer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-01-31
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1780631006
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Summary : This book examines the questions: how academic libraries provide value-added reference and information services in the digital age. It provides best practices from a global perspective. The book starts by looking at the information needs and info-seeking behaviours of university students and faculty. Then it examines the use cycle: consumer, ...

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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 743
  • ISBN : 1780631006
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Summary : Reflecting the dramatic changes shaped by rapidly developing technologies over the past six years, this new fourth edition of "Reference and Information Services" takes the introduction to reference sources and services significantly beyond the content of the first three editions. In Part I, Concepts and Processes, chapters have been revised ...

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  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 510
  • ISBN : 1780631006
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001-06
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1780631006
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Summary : Shows librarians how to combine creativity with professional expertise to improve customer service. After reviewing the historical background of and research on the reference interview, chapters discuss the effects of technology, serving special populations, various types of interviews, problem patrons, and training. Includes interview skills tests, rating sheets, and checklists. ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 827
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  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : New York : McGraw-Hill
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 485
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Summary : Acquaints students taking reference service courses, practising reference librarians, and users of libraries with the basic reference and information sources in libraries. New with the sixth edition is a chapter with coverage of the latest electronic technology....

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Praeger
  • Release Date : 1976
  • Total pages : 260
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Summary : The library as an open system; The development of library administration; Research model of the effect of participative management on academic libraries; Control variables and their relationship to manegerial style; Staff satisfaction; Uniformity of library evaluation; Planning and control; Circulation; Library evaluation....

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  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 212
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