TITLE

LIS: Investigations

AUTHOR(S)
Berryman, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
inCite;Mar2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the findings of studies related to library and information services. A study conducted by librarians at San Francisco State University (SFSU) about online marketing of library and information services is highlighted. Another study conducted by Professor Hazel Hall is outlined which focuses on the use of social media by library professionals.
ACCESSION #
76342221

 

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