Professional Development

At any given period in one's career, there is always room for growth and continued learning.  The Oxford English Dictionary defines "professional development" as "the development of competence or expertise in one's profession" and "the process of acquiring the skills needed to improve performance in a job."  The objective of this module is to provide different types of resources for those interested in furthering their knowledge of all things virtual reference.  You will see the resources appear under one of the following categories:

Key Publications

  • Journals
  • Books

Databases

Associations/Conferences

Online Resources

  • Blogs
  • Websites
  • Listservs
  • Videos