ERIC Number: EJ529662
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Future Service Models and the Convergence of Functions: The Reference Librarian as Technician, Author and Consultant.
Sutton, Stuart A.
Reference Librarian, n54 p125-43 1996
Explores the future of reference librarianship within the context of the enabling technologies that will chart library development in the 21st century. The article types libraries into categories of "traditional,""automated,""hybrid," and "digital." The typology delineates shifts in human/machine intermediation, in service methods, and in issues of access to information. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A