ERIC Number: EJ407196
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Service: The New Dimension in Librarianship.
Reference Librarian, n25-26 p161-72 1989
Identifies the major aspects of reference service and develops three theories of reference work (minimum, middling, and maximum) based on the application of these activities in various types of libraries. A case is then made for amplified reference services, and suggestions are offered for dealing with the problems of reference service expansion. (eight references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Library Association (Montreal, PQ, Canada, June 22, 1960).