ERIC Number: EJ628327
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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What Kind of Librarians Do We Need in the Future? Youth Services Librarians!
Alki, V16 n3 p9-10 Dec 2000
Notes that while youth services programs seem to be diminishing in importance in library schools across the country, the need for them is increasing. Discusses why youth services is an essential core service in public libraries. Illustrates the professional value of youth services skills. Examines reasons why Library/Information Science schools are not providing youth services programs. (AEF)
Descriptors: Childrens Libraries, Higher Education, Information Science, Librarians, Library Education, Library Schools, Library Science, Library Services, Professional Personnel, Public Libraries
Journal availability: Washington Library Association Journal, 4016 First Ave., N.E., Seattle, WA 98105-6502. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.wla.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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