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This guide will lead the reader through the many decisions and considerations involved in setting up a real-time reference service.

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  • Author : Jana Ronan
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Pages : 225 pages
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Chat Reference

Chat Reference
  • Author : Jana Ronan
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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This guide will lead the reader through the many decisions and considerations involved in setting up a real-time reference service.

Digital Reference Services

Digital Reference Services
  • Author : William A. Katz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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Digital Reference Services provides an overview of electronic reference services and software, and explores the opportunities that real-time digital reference services can offer in a variety of library settings. Experts in the field offer numerous reports and theory about the evolution of this new approach to answering reference questions. This well-referenced volume contains case examples, figures, useful Web sites, and case histories to show how the basic principles of digital reference services work. Librarians and students of information and library

Virtual Reference Services

Virtual Reference Services
  • Author : Stacey Kimmel,Jennifer Heise
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 10 September 2003
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A state-of-the-art guide to virtual reference services! This essential book provides a snapshot of virtual reference (VR) services in all kinds of library settings and discusses the issues, trends, and practices involved in offering this kind of service. The chapters go beyond descriptions of services to offer practical advice and suggestions for product selection, policy setting, technical support, collaborative efforts, staffing, training, marketing, budgeting, evaluation, and administration. Case studies, relevant Web sites, and vendor information are included. An ample selection

Implementing Virtual Reference Services

Implementing Virtual Reference Services
  • Author : Beth Thomsett-Scott
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 07 February 2013
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Social web technologies present an often confusing array of options for answering user reference questions. Applying 20 years’ experience as a reference librarian working through the development of virtual reference and the integration of new tools and technologies into the industry, Thomsett-Scott lays out how libraries are using vendor...

An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries

An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries
  • Author : Elizabeth Connor
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 January 2013
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An introductory text on various aspects of reference services—that requires your students to think! An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries is a comprehensive textbook that presents compelling case studies and thought-provoking essays that teach the principles of reference services. Eighteen authorities from private and public academic libraries around the United States offer unique perspectives and solid information in an active learning format that requires students to think and learn. The book provides a stimulating starting point for

Reaching Diverse Audiences with Virtual Reference and Instruction

Reaching Diverse Audiences with Virtual Reference and Instruction
  • Author : Meredith Powers,Laura Costello
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 April 2019
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Reaching Diverse Audiences with Virtual Reference and Instruction features practical advice for teaching and serving diverse audiences using a mix of new technologies and old-school librarianship. The guidebook aims to provide a range of options that can be adapted for your community’s needs.

Going Live

Going Live
  • Author : Steve Coffman,Michelle Fiander,Bernie Sloan,Kay Henshall
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 08 May 2003
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Chapter One, Reference: The First One Hundred Years ; Chapter Two, Getting Started: Designing Virtual Reference Systems ; Chapter Three, Managing Virtual Reference Services ; Chapter Four, Marketing Virtual Reference Services ; Chapter Five, Where Do We Go from Here? ; Appendixes: A Software Feature Checklist B Sample Pre-employment Screening Test and Key ; Virtual Reference Services Bibliography / by Bernie Sloan.

The Virtual Reference Desk

The Virtual Reference Desk
  • Author : R. David Lankes
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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'The Virtual Reference Desk' is based on the peer-reviewed lead papers from the November 2004 virtual reference conference in Ohio. Divided into sections - management, evaluation and standards, technology, resources, research and policy - the book features chapters written by recognized leaders in the reference information field.

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,

Implementing Virtual Reference Services

Implementing Virtual Reference Services
  • Author : Beth C. Thomsett-Scott
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 19 August 2022
GET THIS BOOKImplementing Virtual Reference Services

Social web technologies present an often confusing array of options for answering user reference questions. Applying 20 years' experience as a reference librarian working through the development of virtual reference and the integration of new tools and technologies into the industry, Thomsett-Scott lays out how libraries are using vendor services such as LibraryH3lp, LibAnswers, and Text a Librarian, as well as free tools like Twitter and Google Voice for their reference needs. Practitioners offer details on virtual reference services such

Evaluating Reference Services

Evaluating Reference Services
  • Author : Jo Bell Whitlatch
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 01 August 2000
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With this handy new guidebook, reference luminary Jo Bell Whitlatch outlines practical methods for evaluating and delivering excellent reference service to the technology-savvy library user of today.

Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library

Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library
  • Author : Lesley S. J. Farmer
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 27 March 2014
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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 science paper.” Helping students find the answers to their questions is one of the most important responsibilities school librarians have. In Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library, one of America’s premier school library educators covers the A-Z of both reference and information services for today’

Libraries for Users

Libraries for Users
  • Author : Luisa Alvite,Leticia Barrionuevo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 December 2010
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This book reviews the quality and evolution of academic library services. It revises service trends offered by academic libraries and the challenge of enhancing traditional ones such as: catalogues, repositories and digital collections, learning resources centres, virtual reference services, information literacy and 2.0 tools. Studies the role of the university library in the new educational environment of higher education Rethinks libraries in academic context Redefines roles for academic libraries