EBSS Current Topics Discussion #1 Bibliography for Are Reference Collections DOA in the 21st Century?
See the original announcement for this event at http://connect.ala.org/node/115286
See documents resulting from this discussion, including a link to the recording and an attached set of notes at http://connect.ala.org/node/117644
O'Gorman, J., & Trott, B. (2009). What Will Become of Reference in Academic and Public Libraries?. Journal of Library Administration, 49(4), 327-339. doi:10.1080/01930820902832421
- Rix, W. (2009). Reference Collections and Staff: Retaining Relevance. Reference Librarian, 50(3), 302-305. doi:10.1080/02763870902947109.
The following citations from Angela Boyd (facilitator) were from the EBSS Current Topics discussion, "Are Reference Collections DOA in the 21st Century?" held on October 26, 2010.
- Hellyer, P. (2009). Reference 2.0: The Future of Shrinking Print Reference Collections Seems Destined for the Web. Library Staff Publications. Paper 7. http://scholarship.law.wm.edu/libpubs/7
- Lee, M. (2009). Weeding Is Not Just for Gardeners: A Case Study on Weeding A Reference Collection. Community & Junior College Libraries, 15(3), 129-135. doi:10.1080/02763910902979460
- Ford, L., O'Hara, L. H. and Whiklo, J. (2009). Shelflessness as a Virtue: Preserving Serendipity in an Electronic Reference Collection. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 21(3), 251-262. doi:10.1080/19411260903466558
- Polanka, S. (2008). Is print reference dead? Booklist, 104(9), 127.
- Ramaswamy, M., Baillargeon, T., and Simser, C. N. (2008). Making E-Reference Books Findable. Library Philosophy and Practice. http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1172&context=libphilprac