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ERIC Number: EJ491415
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9769
Abandoning the Comfort Zone: Making Medical Reference Accountable.
Paris, Marion
American Libraries, v25 n8 p772,774-76 Sep 1994
Argues that librarians should respond to the growing demand for medical information by expanding their role. The development of medical information reference, issues of accountability, legal responsibility, and user characteristics are discussed. Seven steps toward accountability, including in-depth reference interviewing, referral, training, and policy development, are presented. (KRN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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