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Reimagining reference in the 21st century / edited by David A. Tyckoson and John G. Dove.

Contributor(s): Dove, John G, 1946- | Tyckoson, David A.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Publisher: Indiana : Purdue University Press, 2015Description: 1 online resource ( vi, 401 pages) : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781557536983; 1557536988.Subject(s): Electronic reference services (Libraries) | Reference services (Libraries) | Reference services (Libraries) -- Case studiesDDC classification: 025.52 Online resources: WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents Participatory approaches to building community-centered libraries / Anastasia Diamond-Ortiz (Cleveland Public Library) and Buffy J. Hamilton (Norcross High School Media Center) -- Guiding learners : information literacy / Alesia McManus (Howard Community College, Maryland) -- The reference interview revisited / M. Kathleen Kern (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- Reader's advisory services as reference services / Jessica E. Moyer (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) -- Reference publishing in the 21st century : lead, follow, or get out of the way / Rolf Janke (Mission Bell Media) -- Wikipedia, user-generated content, and the future of reference sources / Phoebe Ayers -- (Wikimedia foundation and University of California, Davis) -- Discovery tools / Michael Courtney (Indiana University) -- Collaborative virtual reference : past, present, and future trends / Kris Johnson (AskColorado) -- The value of reference services : using assessment to chart the future / Amanda Clay Powers (Mississippi State University) -- Alienation, acceptance, or ambiguity? : a qualitative study of librarian and staff perceptions of reference service change / Mara H. Sansolo (Pasco-Hernando State College, Florida) and Kaya Van Beynen (University of South Florida) -- Meet your personal librarian / Martha Adkins (University of San Diego) -- Roving reference / Madeline Cohen and Kevin Saw (Lehman College, City University of New York) -- On-call reference / Krista Schmidt (West Carolina University) -- Peer reference tutoring / Michelle Twait (Gustavus Adolphus College, Minnesota) -- A single service point / Diane Hunter and Mary E. Anderson (University of Missouri-Kansas City) -- Community outreach through LibGuides / Mandi Goodsett (Georgia Southwestern State University) and Kirstin Dougan (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- 24/7 global virtual reference cooperation : the case of QuestionPoint / Susan McGlamery (OCLC Questionpoint) -- Serving the somewhere out there patron : the view from the digital cooperative reference desk / Nicolette Sosulski (Portage District Public Library -- Michigan) -- Integration of library resources into the course management system / Janet Pinkley (California State University, Channel Islands) and Margaret Driscoll (University of California, Santa Barbara) -- Negotiating space for the library : embedding library resources and services into a university LMS / Jolanda-Pieta van Arnhem and James Williams (College of Charleston) -- Boosting user engagement with online social tools / Georgina Parsons (Brunel University, United Kingdom) -- You have a question, so tweet me maybe : a study in using Twitter for reference / Amanda L. Folk (University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg) -- Embedding librarything for libraries in the online library catalog / Amanda Viana (Norton Public Library, Massachussetts) -- CrowdAsk : crowdsourcing reference and library help / Ilana Stonebraker and Tao Zhang (Purdue University) -- The guide to reference : a solution for teaching reference sources / Denise Beaubien Bennett (University of Florida) -- Reference to patrons with disabilities / Michael Saar (Lamar University, Texas) -- Discovery service : goals, evaluation, and implementation of OhioLINK Academic Consortium / Ron Burns (EBSCO) and Theda Schwing (OhioLINK) -- OCLC and discovery case study / John McCullough (OCLC) -- Discovery and the digital reference desk / Andrew Nagy (ProQuest) -- Reference : an architect's view / Rayford W. Law (American Institute of Architects) -- Addressing user intent : analyzing usage logs to optimize search results / Christine Stohn (Ex Libris) -- Educating reference librarians for first-day success / Elizabeth Mahoney and Christinger Tomer (University of Pittsburgh) -- Where do we go from here? / David A. Tyckoson and John G. Dove.
Summary: "Reference service, the idea that librarians provide direct assistance to users, has been a central function of libraries for over a century. Today's libraries are even more complex and intimidating to new users than libraries of the past, and the technical and social contexts in which users experience their library's resources add to this complexity. The availability of a friendly librarian who helps users find
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents Participatory approaches to building community-centered libraries / Anastasia Diamond-Ortiz (Cleveland Public Library) and Buffy J. Hamilton (Norcross High School Media Center) -- Guiding learners : information literacy / Alesia McManus (Howard Community College, Maryland) -- The reference interview revisited / M. Kathleen Kern (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- Reader's advisory services as reference services / Jessica E. Moyer (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) -- Reference publishing in the 21st century : lead, follow, or get out of the way / Rolf Janke (Mission Bell Media) -- Wikipedia, user-generated content, and the future of reference sources / Phoebe Ayers -- (Wikimedia foundation and University of California, Davis) -- Discovery tools / Michael Courtney (Indiana University) -- Collaborative virtual reference : past, present, and future trends / Kris Johnson (AskColorado) -- The value of reference services : using assessment to chart the future / Amanda Clay Powers (Mississippi State University) -- Alienation, acceptance, or ambiguity? : a qualitative study of librarian and staff perceptions of reference service change / Mara H. Sansolo (Pasco-Hernando State College, Florida) and Kaya Van Beynen (University of South Florida) -- Meet your personal librarian / Martha Adkins (University of San Diego) -- Roving reference / Madeline Cohen and Kevin Saw (Lehman College, City University of New York) -- On-call reference / Krista Schmidt (West Carolina University) -- Peer reference tutoring / Michelle Twait (Gustavus Adolphus College, Minnesota) -- A single service point / Diane Hunter and Mary E. Anderson (University of Missouri-Kansas City) -- Community outreach through LibGuides / Mandi Goodsett (Georgia Southwestern State University) and Kirstin Dougan (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- 24/7 global virtual reference cooperation : the case of QuestionPoint / Susan McGlamery (OCLC Questionpoint) -- Serving the somewhere out there patron : the view from the digital cooperative reference desk / Nicolette Sosulski (Portage District Public Library -- Michigan) -- Integration of library resources into the course management system / Janet Pinkley (California State University, Channel Islands) and Margaret Driscoll (University of California, Santa Barbara) -- Negotiating space for the library : embedding library resources and services into a university LMS / Jolanda-Pieta van Arnhem and James Williams (College of Charleston) -- Boosting user engagement with online social tools / Georgina Parsons (Brunel University, United Kingdom) -- You have a question, so tweet me maybe : a study in using Twitter for reference / Amanda L. Folk (University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg) -- Embedding librarything for libraries in the online library catalog / Amanda Viana (Norton Public Library, Massachussetts) -- CrowdAsk : crowdsourcing reference and library help / Ilana Stonebraker and Tao Zhang (Purdue University) -- The guide to reference : a solution for teaching reference sources / Denise Beaubien Bennett (University of Florida) -- Reference to patrons with disabilities / Michael Saar (Lamar University, Texas) -- Discovery service : goals, evaluation, and implementation of OhioLINK Academic Consortium / Ron Burns (EBSCO) and Theda Schwing (OhioLINK) -- OCLC and discovery case study / John McCullough (OCLC) -- Discovery and the digital reference desk / Andrew Nagy (ProQuest) -- Reference : an architect's view / Rayford W. Law (American Institute of Architects) -- Addressing user intent : analyzing usage logs to optimize search results / Christine Stohn (Ex Libris) -- Educating reference librarians for first-day success / Elizabeth Mahoney and Christinger Tomer (University of Pittsburgh) -- Where do we go from here? / David A. Tyckoson and John G. Dove.


"Reference service, the idea that librarians provide direct assistance to users, has been a central function of libraries for over a century. Today's libraries are even more complex and intimidating to new users than libraries of the past, and the technical and social contexts in which users experience their library's resources add to this complexity. The availability of a friendly librarian who helps users find

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