The Reference Collection

Having a knowledge of your library's reference collection is central to helping your patrons with the answers they seek. This course will familiarize both librarians and paraprofessionals with an understanding of evaluating, acquiring, and using print and online reference sources.

Learning Objectives:

  • Evaluate and acquire print and online reference sources and for collection development
  • Identify ready reference and subject specific sources
  • Use appropriate reference sources to answer information queries

Target Audience:
Librarians and paraprofessionals who wish to learn new reference sources.


Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of one 3-hour session.

Instructor:  Jodie Borgerding -

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 3

November 12, 2020

10:00 am - 1:00 pm CST

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member Early Bird Individual Registration $ 105.00
Non-member Early Bird Individual Registration $ 165.00

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