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Implementing virtual reference services : a LITA guide, edited by Beth C. Thomsett-Scott

Label
Implementing virtual reference services : a LITA guide
Title
Implementing virtual reference services
Title remainder
a LITA guide
Statement of responsibility
edited by Beth C. Thomsett-Scott
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Social web technologies present an often confusing array of options for answering user reference questions. Applying 20 years' experience as a reference librarian working through the development of virtual reference and the integration of new tools and technologies into the industry, Thomsett-Scott lays out how libraries are using vendor services such as LibraryH3lp, LibAnswers, and Text a Librarian, as well as free tools like Twitter and Google Voice for their reference needs. Practitioners offer details on virtual reference services such as Twitter Search, instant messaging services such as
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
025.5/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z711.45
LC item number
.D47 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Thomsett-Scott, Beth C.
  • Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.)
Series statement
LITA guide
Series volume
[26]
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  • Electronic reference services (Libraries)
  • Electronic reference services (Libraries)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Sciences de l'information
  • Bibliothéconomie
  • Gestion de l'information
  • Services d'information
  • Electronic reference services (Libraries)
  • United States
Label
Implementing virtual reference services : a LITA guide, edited by Beth C. Thomsett-Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Virtual reference services : considerations and technologies / Beth Thomsett-Scott -- Using twitter for virtual reference services / Ellen Hampton Filgo -- Using Google voice and chat for reference at the Kelvin Smith Library / Brian C. Gray -- Virtual reference at UNLV Libraries : from infancy to popular student service / Sidney Lowe and Darcy Del Bosque -- Instant messaging for virtual reference / Beth Thomsett-Scott -- Embedded librarians using Web 2.0 services for reference / Ellen Hampton Filgo -- My info quest : a national text reference message service / Tom Peters, Lili Luo, and Lori Bell -- AskColorado : a collaborative virtual reference service / Kris Johnston
Control code
842929893
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 152 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781555709518
Lccn
2012042317
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842929893
Label
Implementing virtual reference services : a LITA guide, edited by Beth C. Thomsett-Scott
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Virtual reference services : considerations and technologies / Beth Thomsett-Scott -- Using twitter for virtual reference services / Ellen Hampton Filgo -- Using Google voice and chat for reference at the Kelvin Smith Library / Brian C. Gray -- Virtual reference at UNLV Libraries : from infancy to popular student service / Sidney Lowe and Darcy Del Bosque -- Instant messaging for virtual reference / Beth Thomsett-Scott -- Embedded librarians using Web 2.0 services for reference / Ellen Hampton Filgo -- My info quest : a national text reference message service / Tom Peters, Lili Luo, and Lori Bell -- AskColorado : a collaborative virtual reference service / Kris Johnston
Control code
842929893
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 152 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781555709518
Lccn
2012042317
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4ffe9ac3-c716-460e-ac88-5d6d6db1dc46
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842929893

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