ERIC Number: EJ675093
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Looking at the Male Librarian Stereotype.
Dickinson, Thad E.
Reference Librarian, n78 p97-110 2002
Discussion of library profession stereotypes focuses on academic male librarians. Topics include the position of the early academic librarians and the environment in which they worked; the beginnings of reference service; women in academic libraries; men in a feminized profession; and current images of male librarians in motion pictures and television. (Contains 63 references.) (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Films, Higher Education, Librarians, Library Services, Males, Reference Services, Sex Stereotypes, Television
The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A