Rethinking Reference and Instruction with Tablets Rebecca K. Miller, Carolyn Meier, Heather Moorfield-Lang Tablet computer ownership on university campuses has tripled in the past year, according to a Pearson Foundation survey in March 2012. At the thresh ...
HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 15:57 - Libraries Transform
RUSA MARS Public Libraries Committee (Machine-Assisted Reference Section) RUSA committee to create, collect, and disseminate information on all aspects of electronic reference services in public libraries, and to represent interests of librarians concerne ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:06 - Libraries Transform
I M and SMS Reference Services for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #19) Amanda Bielskas and Kathleen M. Dreyer Users want real-time answers to their reference questions wherever and whenever they are. Increasingly, that means SMS and IM services. Providing tho ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:27 - Libraries Transform
Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian Lynda M. Kellam and contribution by Katharin Peter This guidebook serves as a primer to developing and supporting social science statistical and numerical data sources in the academic l ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:29 - Libraries Transform
Reference Through Social Media: Developing Standards, Guidelines, and Policies--eCourse Sarah Steiner too often chat, social media, and text-based reference services operate without standards and policies. This eCourse will guide you in writing useful, ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:32 - Libraries Transform
Making Sense of Business Reference: A Guide for Librarians and Research Professionals Celia Ross In times of recession, the library is more critical than ever for those who want to start a business and need to do research, and academic and public librarie ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:22 - Libraries Transform