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Reference services books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Reference services category. Presented with a red border are the Reference services books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Providing Reference Services A Practical Guide for Librarians by John Gottfried, Katherine Pennavaria Providing Reference Services A Practical Guide for Librarians
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Providing Reference Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians was written for the working librarian. Topics covered include: *Reference services *Reference resources and tutorials *Organizing and providing services *Staffing and performance management *Forming helpful partnerships *Future of reference
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2017

Temples of Buddhism 2018 Temples of Thailand by Kevin McGuinness Temples of Buddhism 2018 Temples of Thailand

Explore the world of Buddhism through the temples of Thailand, see the wonderful artwork, carvings and designs that make up this rich culture. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our...
Format: Calendar - Released: 07/04/2017

Temples of Buddhism 2018 Temples of Thailand by Kevin McGuinness Temples of Buddhism 2018 Temples of Thailand

Explore the world of Buddhism through the temples of Thailand, see the wonderful artwork, carvings and designs that make up this rich culture. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our...
Format: Calendar - Released: 07/04/2017

Kingswear Devon 2018 Enjoy the Delights of an Old English Town by Kevin McGuinness Kingswear Devon 2018 Enjoy the Delights of an Old English Town

Experience the pleasure of riding in an old steam train into a medieval fishing village with its colourful houses, old church and tall ships. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits:...
Format: Calendar - Released: 04/04/2017

Kingswear Devon 2018 Enjoy the Delights of an Old English Town by Kevin McGuinness Kingswear Devon 2018 Enjoy the Delights of an Old English Town

Experience the pleasure of riding in an old steam train into a medieval fishing village with its colourful houses, old church and tall ships. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits:...
Format: Calendar - Released: 04/04/2017

Managing Reference Today New Models and Best Practices by Kay Ann Cassell Managing Reference Today New Models and Best Practices

Managing Reference Today: New Models and Practices - highlights newly developed service models used by libraries and ways to handle changing reference collections. - describes new ways to provide reference services and ideas of how to select and manage reference...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2017

Managing Reference Today New Models and Best Practices by Kay Ann Cassell Managing Reference Today New Models and Best Practices

Managing Reference Today: New Models and Practices - highlights newly developed service models used by libraries and ways to handle changing reference collections. - describes new ways to provide reference services and ideas of how to select and manage reference...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2017

Crash Course in Contemporary Reference by Francisca Goldsmith Crash Course in Contemporary Reference

A fresh, detailed, and thoughtful examination of reference services in the context of evolving community information needs and habits, a changing technological landscape, and new search strategies.* Offers librarians new to reference services an easy-to-follow, up-to-date, and complete overview of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2016

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Reference Sources and Services for Youth by Meghan Harper Reference Sources and Services for Youth

Helps you teach and support students as they learn to access, evaluate and use print and electronic information successfully. This book offers professional development support for paraprofessionals, aides, and non-degreed staff working in children's and young adult services.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2018

Guide to Reference in Genealogy and Biography by Mary K. Mannix Guide to Reference in Genealogy and Biography

An excellent starting point for both reference librarians and for library users seeking information about family history and the lives of others. Biographical resources have long been of interest to researchers and general readers, and this title directs readers to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2018

The 4 Rs of Reference Using the Psychology of Question-Asking for Reference Success by David A. Tyckoson The 4 Rs of Reference Using the Psychology of Question-Asking for Reference Success

A sometimes invisible pathway lies between a patron's initial question and what the patron actually wants to find out. This book gives reference librarians a set of techniques for illuminating that pathway, showing ways to interact with library users that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Reference and Information Services An Introduction, 5th Edition by Linda C. Smith Reference and Information Services An Introduction, 5th Edition

Thoroughly updated, this go-to work links you-and though you, your patrons-to the significant changes that have occurred in reference and information sciences thanks to the growth in digital content.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/08/2016

Fundamentals of Government Information Mining, Finding, Evaluating, and Using Government Resources by Cassandra J. Hartnett, Andrea L. Sevetson, Eric J. Forte Fundamentals of Government Information Mining, Finding, Evaluating, and Using Government Resources
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Primary author of previous edition listed as Eric J. Forte.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2016

Teaching Reference Today New Directions, Novel Approaches by Lisa A. Ellis Teaching Reference Today New Directions, Novel Approaches

Reference and Information Services, if it may still be referred to by this term, is an evolving outreach service in libraries. This is not only due to Google and the Internet, but also other technological advances afford users online access...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2016

Teaching Reference Today New Directions, Novel Approaches by Lisa A. Ellis Teaching Reference Today New Directions, Novel Approaches

Reference and Information Services, if it may still be referred to by this term, is an evolving outreach service in libraries. This is not only due to Google and the Internet, but also other technological advances afford users online access...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/06/2016

Directory of Rare Book and Special Collections in the UK and Republic of Ireland by Karen Attar Directory of Rare Book and Special Collections in the UK and Republic of Ireland

This directory is a handy on-volume discovery tool that will allow readers to locate rare book and special collections in the British Isles and has been fully updated since the second edition was published in 1997.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2016

Local History Refernce Collections for Public Libraries by Kathy Marquis, Leslie Waggener Local History Refernce Collections for Public Libraries
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Speaking from their own experiences, while also sharing examples and ideas from other libraries, the authors of this volume present a start-to-finish guidebook for creating a local history reference collection that your community will embrace and use regularly.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2015

Childhood as Opportunity by Julie Pawsey Childhood as Opportunity


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2015

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