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Presentation
Rethinking reference: shaken foundations, predictions, and what really happened in reference & information services between 1988 and 2005
ACRL National Conference (2005)
  • Linda Ueki Absher, Portland State University
  • Donald G Frank, Portland State University
  • Michael S Bowman, Portland State University
  • Rose M Jackson, Portland State University
  • Robert Schroeder, Portland State University
Abstract

Reference and information services in academic li- braries have evolved as conditions have continually changed. This session examines reference services be- ginning with the somewhat tumultuous 1988–92 era of challenges and questions and progresses to the current day to become familiar with the patterns, trends, and changes in reference services.

Publication Date
April 8, 2005
Citation Information
Linda Ueki Absher, Donald G Frank, Michael S Bowman, Rose M Jackson, et al.. "Rethinking reference: shaken foundations, predictions, and what really happened in reference & information services between 1988 and 2005" ACRL National Conference (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/michaelbowman/6/