ERIC Number: EJ536111
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Information Work at the Boundaries of Science: Linking Library Services to Research Practices.
Palmer, Carole L.
Library Trends, v45 n2 p165-91 Fall 1996
Examines the information practices and strategies used by interdisciplinary scientists in research libraries. Highlights include gathering and disseminating knowledge outside their core knowledge domains through personal networks, conferences, and the literature; intermediaries who help transfer knowledge and information from unfamiliar subject domains; and the role and services of libraries. (Contains 54 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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