Reference and Information Services

Designed to complement every introductory library reference course, this is the perfect text for students and librarians looking to expand their personal reference knowledge, teaching failsafe methods for identifying important materials by matching specific types of questions to the best available sources, regardless of format. Guided by a national advisory board of educators and practitioners, this thoroughly updated text expertly keeps up with new technologies and practices while remaining grounded in the basics of reference work. Chapters on fundamental concepts, major reference sources, and special topics provide a solid foundation; the text also offers fresh insight on core issues, including ethics, readers' advisory, information literacy, and other key aspects of reference librarianship;selecting and evaluating reference materials, with strategies for keeping up to date;assessing and improving reference services;guidance on conducting reference interviews with a range of different library users, including children and young adults;a new discussion of reference as programming;important special reference topics such as Google search, 24/7 reference, and virtual reference; anddelivering reference services across multiple platforms As librarians experience a changing climate for all information services professionals, in this book Cassell and Hiremath provide the tools needed to manage the ebb and flow of changing reference services in today's libraries.

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  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Pages : 448 pages
  • ISBN : 083891568X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Reference and Information Services

Reference and Information Services
  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell ,Uma Hiremath
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 04 January 2019
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Designed to complement every introductory library reference course, this is the perfect text for students and librarians looking to expand their personal reference knowledge, teaching failsafe methods for identifying important materials by matching specific types of questions to the best available sources, regardless of format. Guided by a national advisory board of educators and practitioners, this thoroughly updated text expertly keeps up with new technologies and practices while remaining grounded in the basics of reference work. Chapters on fundamental concepts,

Information Services Today

Information Services Today
  • Author : Sandra Hirsh
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 19 March 2015
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This book is an essential overview of what it means to be a library and information professional. Hirsh provides a broad overview of the transformation of libraries as information organizations, why these organizations are more important today than ever before, and the various career opportunities available for information professionals.

Reference and Information Services: An Introduction, 6th Edition

Reference and Information Services: An Introduction, 6th Edition
  • Author : Melissa A. Wong,Laura Saunders
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 30 April 2020
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This revised and updated sixth edition of Reference and Information Services continues the book's rich tradition, covering all phases of reference and information services with less emphasis on print and more emphasis on strategies and scenarios. Reference and Information Services is the go-to textbook for MSLIS and i-School courses on reference services and related topics. It is also a helpful handbook for practitioners. Authors include LIS faculty and professionals who have relevant degrees in their areas and who have published

Academic Librarianship Today

Academic Librarianship Today
  • Author : Todd Gilman
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 02 February 2017
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Intended for use by both librarians and students in LIS programs, Academic Librarianship Today is the most current, comprehensive overview of the field available today. Key features include: Each chapter was commissioned specifically for this new book, and the authors are highly regarded academic librarians or library school faculty— or both Cutting-edge topics such as open access, copyright, digital curation and preservation, emerging technologies, new roles for academic librarians, cooperative collection development and resource sharing, and patron-driven acquisitions are explored

Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century, Second Edition Revised

Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century, Second Edition Revised
  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell,Uma Hiremath
  • Publisher : ALA Neal-Schuman
  • Release : 31 May 2011
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This practical guide teaches failsafe methods for identifying important materials by matching specific types of questions to the best available sources, regardless of format. Information on more than 300 sources has been updated to provide you high quality information.

Reference and Information Services

Reference and Information Services
  • Author : Richard E. Bopp,Linda C. Smith
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 11 August 1995
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Updated to reflect the latest trends in reference services and the newest sources commonly used for reference work, this long-awaited book offers you a state-of-the-art view of the concepts, theories, and practicalities of reference work today. A host of specialists have contributed to the collection. This new edition includes more detailed discussion of a wider range of reference-related services including interlibrary loan, document delivery, and readers' advisory services. There is also increased attention to ethical issues and a stronger focus

Introduction to Library Public Services

Introduction to Library Public Services
  • Author : G. Edward Evans,Anthony J. Amodeo,Thomas L. Carter
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 11 August 1999
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This volume emphasizes the changes wrought by technology. Chapters are arranged by type of service - reference services and sources, bibliographic instruction, interlibrary loan, circulation, reserve services, special collections, serials, media services and government documents.

Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century

Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century
  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell,Uma Hiremath
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 11 August 2022
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Identifying the resources in major subject areas and genres, this title it shows students how to approach the reference query by matching specific types of questions to the most appropriate format. It addresses reference management basics: selection and evaluation of material, management of the reference department, and future trends.

Introduction to Reference Sources in the Health Sciences

Introduction to Reference Sources in the Health Sciences
  • Author : Fred Wilburn Roper,Jo Anne Boorkman,Medical Library Association,Roper
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 11 August 1994
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Discusses the various types of reference, bibliographic, and information sources in the health sciences and their uses for reference work. Dates are not noted for the first two editions, which are here updated to account for new or expanded electronic and online sources, including computer multimedia reference. Addressed to practicing and student librarians. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Seventh Edition and The Standard for Project Management (BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE)

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Seventh Edition and The Standard for Project Management (BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE)
  • Author : Project Management Institute Project Management Institute
  • Publisher : Project Management Institute
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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PMBOK&® Guide is the go-to resource for project management practitioners. The project management profession has significantly evolved due to emerging technology, new approaches and rapid market changes. Reflecting this evolution, The Standard for Project Management enumerates 12 principles of project management and the PMBOK&® Guide &– Seventh Edition is structured around eight project performance domains.This edition is designed to address practitioners' current and future needs and to help them be more proactive, innovative and nimble in enabling desired project outcomes.This

Cataloging Correctly for Kids

Cataloging Correctly for Kids
  • Author : Sheila S. Intner,Joanna F. Fountain,Jane E. Gilchrist
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 11 August 2022
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Explains the unique ways that children look for information and how to approach cataloging accordingly, including a discussion of AACR2, MARC, nonprint materials, and Library of Congress children's headings.

The Organization of Information, 4th Edition

The Organization of Information, 4th Edition
  • Author : Daniel N. Joudrey,Arlene G. Taylor
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 27 November 2017
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This fourth edition provides an updated look at information organization, featuring coverage of the Semantic Web, linked data, and EAC-CPF; new metadata models such as IFLA-LRM and RiC, and new perspectives on RDA and its implementation in the context of ISBD and MARC. • Provides an essential overview of information organization—a central activity in library and information science—that describes approaches to organizing in libraries, archives, museums, online settings, indexing services, and other environments • Newly revised and updated to reflect

Library Management 101

Library Management 101
  • Author : Lisa K. Hussey,Diane L. Velasquez
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 09 April 2019
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In addition to providing students with a solid foundation in library management, with its structured, practical knowledge this impressive volume will also benefit experienced managers.

Management

Management
  • Author : David Boddy
  • Publisher : Ft Press
  • Release : 11 August 2022
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Management: An Introduction provides a comprehensive account of the themes and functions of management. Aimed at the first-time student of the subject, this is an accessible and academically rigorous text which brings the topic to life with a wide range of appealing and readily identifiable examples.