The Reader S Adviser

Author: Reed Reference Publishing
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
ISBN: 9780835233200
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Contains annotated bibliographies of reference books relating to British and American literature, as well as social sciences, history, philosophy, world religions, science technology, and medicine

The Readers Advisor S Companion

Author: Kenneth D. Shearer
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563088803
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During the past decade, the Public Library Association, the Reference and User
Services Association, and state library associations have offered conference
programs and workshops on readers' advisory and have performed committee
work related to it. • Publishers have seen that guidance to fiction reading is in
need of new tools that move beyond standards such as Fiction Catalog and The
Readers ' Adviser to Genreflecting, What Do I Read Next? Multicultural Literature,
New ...

The Reader S Adviser

Author: Robert DiYanni
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9780835233224
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This monumental work features: *hundreds of authors and thousands of works new to this edition, plus updated entries and revised material in every chapter *updated critical and biographical profiles reflecting the latest understanding and ...

Readers Advisory Service In The Public Library

Author: Joyce G. Saricks
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838908976
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Readers' advisory is defined as, patron-oriented library service for adult fiction readers, according to Saricks, a noted expert on the subject.

Readers Advisory Service In North American Public Libraries 1870 2005

Author: Juris Dilevko
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786429259
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registration area, was mandated to help new registrants after they had received
their library card, and approached browsing patrons “with ... o›er[s] of help.”42
Conversations were inevitably brief. Often, patrons were happy with the
suggestions they received from the informal readers' advisor, but just as often this
readers' advisor was confronted with “real reading problems” for which “special
help” was called for. In these cases, the patron was directed to formal readers'
advisory service ...

Library Services For Adults In The 21st Century

Author: Elsie Okobi
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610696182
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THE READERS' ADVISORY INTERVIEW The readers' advisory interview is
considered one of the basics of readers' advisory service. Just like in a reference
interview, the success of the service depends on how effective the reference
interview transaction is. Readers' advisers are expected to be proficient in
conducting interviews. A number of techniques for conducting a readers' advisory
interview are found in the litera- ture (Smith, 1996; Saricks, 1997). The readers'
advisory ...