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ERIC Number: EJ308760
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Myths, Schooling, and the Practice of Librarianship.
Martell, Charles R.
College and Research Libraries, v45 n5 p374-82 Sep 1984
Six myths regarding libraries are discussed: libraries are at center of intellectual life; book is sacred; libraries are responsive to information needs of various publics; objective evaluation is common decision-making practice; librarianship model fosters active client-oriented behaviors; library school education alone provides sufficient differentiation between professional and nonprofessional. (Thirty-four references are included.) (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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