Guiding the reader to the next bookKenneth D. Shearer (Editor)
Publisher: New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c1996.
ISBN: 1555702090 ISBN13: 9781555702090 DDC: 25.54 LCC: Z711.4 Edition: (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. The Nature of the Readers' Advisory Transaction in Adult Reading /
Kenneth Shearer -- 2. The Nature of the Readers' Advisory Transaction
in Children's and Young Adult Reading / Pauletta Brown Bracy -- 3.
One Reader Reading: A Case Study / Duncan Smith -- 4. Readers'
Advisory in Public Libraries: An Overview of Current Practice /
Robert Burgin -- 5. Librarians' Abilities to Recognize Reading Tastes
/ Duncan Smith -- 6. A Decade's Worth of Research on Browing Fiction
Collections / Sharon Baker -- 7. Use of Fiction Categories in Major
American Public Libraries / Gail Harrell -- 8. Genrefication: Fiction
Classification and Increased Circulation / Jeffrey Cannell and Eileen
McCluskey -- 9. Relections on the Findings and Implications for
Practice / Kenneth Shearer -- Appendix I: Readers' Advisory Resources
for Adults on the Internet / Robert Burgin -- Appendix II:
Classification of Fiction in Public Libraries: an Annotated
Bibliography / Gouri Dutta.
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LCC Number: Z711.4
Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: viii, 221 p. : ill ; 23 cm.
Edition Info: (alk. paper)
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