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Title Reinventing reference : how libraries deliver value in the age of Google / edited by Katie Elson Anderson and Vibiana Bowman Cvetkovic.
Publication Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, [2015]
Copyright date ©2015
Description 1 online resource (xv, 176 pages)
text file
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Referencing the future / Katie Elson Anderson and Vibiana Bowman Cvetkovic -- A history of reference / Julie M. Still -- Terrorism, privacy, and porn : reference ethics in the twenty-first century / Zara Wilkinson and Vibiana Bowman Cvetkovic -- The real reference revolution : the digital library user / Susan J. Beck -- Reference service trends and forecasts for academic librarianship / Gary Golden -- The state of reference in school libraries / Lawrence V. Ghezzi and Walter Johnson -- The future of public library reference / Justin Hoenke -- The central image : the future of reference in academic arts libraries / Sara Harrington -- Whither libraries? : user-driven changes in the future of reference / John Gibson -- Future world : strategic challenges for reference in the coming decade / Stephen Abram -- LibraryNext : reference in 2052 / John Gibson.
Summary Shrinking budgets, curtailed hours, closed branches... libraries appear to be an endangered species. These essays take a critical look at the megatrends and factors that affect current library policy and practice regarding the process of delivering information services. They offer historical and cultural contexts, as well as practical solutions for new paradigms of reference service for all users-- (Source of description not identified)
Note Print version record.
Subject Reference services (Libraries)
Electronic reference services (Libraries)
Reference services (Libraries) -- Information technology.
Reference librarians -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Librarians -- Professional ethics.
Libraries and the Internet.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Anderson, Katie Elson, 1973-
Cvetkovic, Vibiana Bowman, 1953-
OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Reinventing reference 9780838912782 (DLC) 2014031542 (OCoLC)890799077
ISBN 9780838912850 electronic bk.
0838912850 electronic bk.
9780838912867 electronic bk.
0838912869 electronic bk.

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