ERIC Number: EJ441772
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Teaching General Reference Work: The Complete Paradigm and Competing Schools of Thought, 1890-1990.
Richardson, John V., Jr.
Library Quarterly, v62 n1 p55-89 Jan 1992
This article identifies competing schools of thought about the teaching of reference work by examining the relationship among nine reference textbook authors and by exploring the educational influences of five pioneers in the field of library science. The use of textbooks to examine the understanding of a field is discussed. (93 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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