Reference

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Reference services continue to evolve with changing patron needs and with varied information resources and formats. Libraries continue to provide unparalleled reference using traditional and emerging tools, formats and resources. Explore topics such as information literacy, internet resources for patrons, answering health and legal questions, and innovations in digital or virtual reference.

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Reference Services: Tried, True, and New

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 June 2014

This webinar will explore both traditional and emerging approaches to library reference, addressing changing patron needs and with varied information resources and formats.

Beyond the Desk: Resources for Innovative Reference Services

 News / Last Modified: 04 June 2014

Library services often begin with a question. Do you have this book? Can you help me find information for my report? Which country is the largest producer of coffee beans? As we grow up and learn, we are taught to ask questions to help us learn new i...

Librarians are Wikipedians Too

 Webinar / Last Modified: 31 January 2014

Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on August 2, 2012 with Max Klein overviewing past efforts and future potential of libraries and librarians working with Wikipedia.