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ERIC Number: EJ611727
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6705
Children's Librarians: What Are They?
Fisher, Heather
Orana: Journal of School and Children's Librarianship, v36 n1 p9-13 Mar 2000
Presents results of a survey of 22 Australian libraries aimed at highlighting the common nature, responsibilities, philosophies, and structural factors identified with the term "Children's Librarian." Provides a Children's Librarian profile, and discusses parameters of the specialist position; range of operations; range of skills; vision and mission; education support; required knowledge; and community and professional links. (AEF)
Australian Library and Information Association, P.O. Box E441, Kingston ACT 2604, Australia (School Libraries and Children's and Youth Services Sections members: $37 within Australia; $42 overseas surface mail; $47 overseas airmail; ALIA members: $42 within Australia; $47 overseas surface mail; $53 overseas airmail; non-members: $48 within Australia; $53 overseas surface mail; $58 overseas airmail). Tel: 61-2-6285-1877; Fax: 61-2-6282-2249.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia