Browse 1957: The library as a community information center by Title

  • Barton, Mary N. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    To present this new Division to reference librarians and others interested in reference services is an opportunity that this writer welcomes with the greatest enthusiasm. The Reference Services Division is the fulfillment ...

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  • Harlan, Harold O. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    When you, and those associated with you in planning your library's program of service, have defined your objectives and identified the public you seek to serve, it is necessary to consider means of satisfying the needs ...

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  • Shipman, Joseph C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    In preparing this paper, the author turned first to Science Reference Notes which is an interesting and useful tool to anyone concerned with scientific and technical reference materials and a ready launching platform ...

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  • Jackson, William Vernon (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    If, in bringing together the library patron and the material he needs, the librarian finds that he has exhausted the resources of his own institution, he turns to those of pther libraries. In fact, it is taken for granted ...

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  • Downs, Robert B. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    It is practically a truism that modern library philosophy, especially in America, emphasizes the use of materials rather than their preservation. There is recognition, of course, that rare and valuable books must be ...

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  • Summary 
    Phelps, Rose B. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    The institute speakers, and the ensuing discussions, looked at reference work from four different approaches: the nature and spirit of reference service; its extension through effective public relations; its strengthening ...

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