ERIC Number: EJ439897
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Ethics in Reference Service: Codes, Case Studies, or Values?
Koster, Gregory E.
Reference Services Review, v20 n1 p71-80 1992
Reviews the development of codes of ethics for library reference service and the deficiencies of the code approach; surveys published case studies and hypothetical situations on the issue of unbiased service; and proposes a value-based approach that clarifies the real conflicts and leads to personal decision-making. (34 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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