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Community Information Services

Scope Note: 
Those services of local libraries or other community groups that provide direct access or referral to nontraditional information (e.g., unpublished materials, government agency information on public services, broadcast information on current topics, data for use in emergencies, etc.)
Category: Information/Communications Systems
Broader Terms
Community Services
Information Services
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Community Information Centers
Hotlines (Public) (2004)
Information Services (Community)
Local Information Services (2004)
Referral Services (Community)
Telephone Crisis Services (2004)
Related Terms
Information Centers
Public Libraries
Reference Services
Social Services
Added to ERIC: 2/25/1975