Essential Reference Services For Today's School Media Specialists / Edition 2

Essential Reference Services For Today's School Media Specialists / Edition 2

by Scott Lanning, John Bryner
     
 

Newly updated, this book offers a concise overview of the state of reference services and their role in school libraries.

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Newly updated, this book offers a concise overview of the state of reference services and their role in school libraries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591588832
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
162
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

SCOTT LANNING is the Public Services Librarian at Southern Utah University.

JOHN BRYNER is the Director of the School Library Program at Southern Utah University.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Preface
Ch. 1Information1
Ch. 2Information literacy9
Ch. 3Evaluating reference sources17
Ch. 4Print reference sources29
Ch. 5The reference interview45
Ch. 6Library catalogs55
Ch. 7Electronic reference sources63
Ch. 8Searching the web77
Ch. 9Creating electronic library resources85
Ch. 10Core curriculum and collaboration91
Ch. 11Building a reference collection95
Ch. 12Evaluation of reference service103
Ch. 13Sharing the reference collection with your school115
References119
Index123

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