Essential Reference Services For Today's School Media Specialists / Edition 1

Essential Reference Services For Today's School Media Specialists / Edition 1

by Scott Lanning, John Bryner, John Bryner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591581370

ISBN-13: 9781591581376

Pub. Date: 04/01/2004

Publisher: ABC-Clio, LLC

This resource for practicing school library media specialists and students of library science offers practical guidance about providing reference services. The first half of the volume focuses on core reference skills and covers the evaluation of print and other sources. Three chapters consider electronic resources and the Web. The final four chapters are devoted to

Overview

This resource for practicing school library media specialists and students of library science offers practical guidance about providing reference services. The first half of the volume focuses on core reference skills and covers the evaluation of print and other sources. Three chapters consider electronic resources and the Web. The final four chapters are devoted to the development of leadership skills and address such topics as collection development and collaboration with teachers. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591581376
Publisher:
ABC-Clio, LLC
Publication date:
04/01/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.31(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Information

Information Literacy

Evaluating Reference Sources

Print Reference Sources

The Reference Interview

Library Catalogs

Electronic Reference Sources

Searching the Web

Creating Electronic Library Resources

Core Curriculum and Collaboration

Building a Reference Collection

Evaluation of Your Reference Service

Sharing the Reference Collection with Your School

References

Index

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