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Three centuries of a city library: an historical and descriptive account of the Norwich Public Library established in 1608 and the ...

www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/libraries/article/71322-we-need-to-talk-about-reference.html

Aug 26, 2016 ... The reference desk area inside the Pomona Public Library, ca.1900. One year ago, columnist Brian Kenney wrote a piece for PW titled “Where ...

www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/10.1108/01435129010141477

The development of reference services in public libraries is described and the importance of standards accentuated. The need for proper marketing and ...

lancasterpubliclibrary.org/reference-policy

Simply defined, reference service is the assistance given to someone seeking information. The library reference staff strive to meet the informational, educational ...

www.torontopubliclibrary.ca

TPL is one of the world's busiest urban public library systems, with 100 branches across the city and over 10 million books, movies, and other items to borrow or ...

www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/torontoreferencelibrary

Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street, Toronto, M4W 2G8, ON, 416-395- 5577.

www.ala.org/rusa/sections/brass/brasssection/brasscomm/businessreferencepublic

The purpose of the BRASS Business Reference in Public Libraries Committee is to study, promote, and support the role of business reference in public libraries.

www.ala.org/pla/resources/tools/reference/virtual-reference

Quick Tips for Successful Virtual Reference, 2013. Video: Tampa Bay Library Consortium https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJMSDzv5WEE. This video ...

americanlibrariesmagazine.org/2012/06/13/community-reference-making-libraries-indispensable-in-a-new-way

Jun 13, 2012 ... Traditional reference questions are not coming into the library as they .... Public Library Contributions to Local Economic Development report.