publication . Conference object . 2009

An overview of digital reference services

Hemnani, Anita;
Open Access English
  • Published: 29 Dec 2009
  • Publisher: Dayanand Arya Kanya Mahavidyalaya
Abstract
Digital reference service is an emerging trend of traditional reference service. Easily accessible digital reference service has become one of the hallmark of the library and information services. The paper highlights how new visage of traditional reference service is developing as a natural solution to keep pace with comprehensive technological environment. It discusses about the basic concepts, elements of digital reference service and give in detail modes, the advantages, limitations, and some details regarding various digital reference services carried out by several libraries and commercial organistions.
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free text keywords: IJ. Reference work., LC. Internet, including WWW., BI. User interfaces, usability.
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