Vol 7, No 1 (2012)

Table of Contents

Editorial

Looking Forwards and Looking Back Abstract PDF HTML
Alison Brettle 1-3
Editorial Responsibilities PDF HTML
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Features

EBLIP and Public Libraries Abstract PDF HTML
Pam Ryan 5-6
The Potential of Generic Social Outcomes in Promoting the Positive Impact of the Public Library: Evidence from the National Year of Reading in Yorkshire Abstract PDF HTML
Carolynn Rankin 7-21
Analyzing Public Library Service Interactions to Improve Public Library Customer Service and Technology Systems Abstract PDF HTML
Holly Kristin Arnason, Louise Reimer 22-40
The Use of Volunteers in Local Study Library Projects: A Case Study of the Walter Gardiner Photography Project Abstract PDF HTML
Beth Hewitt, Juliet Eve 41-52
The Impact and Effect of Learning 2.0 Programs in Australian Public Libraries Abstract PDF HTML
Michael Stephens, Warren Cheetham 53-64
Floating Collections at Edmonton Public Library Abstract PDF HTML
Adrienne Canty, Louise C. Frolek, Richard P. Thornley, Colleen J. Andriats, Linda K. Bombak, Christalene R. Lay, Michael Dell 65-69

Articles

Navigating User Feedback Channels to Chart an Evidence Based Course for Library Redesign Abstract PDF HTML
Thomas Derek Halling, Esther Carrigan 70-81
Library Instruction and Academic Success: A Mixed-Methods Assessment of a Library Instruction Program Abstract PDF HTML
Melissa Bowles-Terry 82-95

Evidence Summaries

Local Public Libraries Serve Important Functions as Meeting Places, but Demographic Variables Appear Significant, Suggesting a Need for Extensive Further Research Abstract PDF HTML
R. Laval Hunsucker 96-101
Public Library Summer Reading Programs Contribute to Reading Progress and Proficiency Abstract PDF HTML
Gayle Bogel 102-104
Public Library Clients Prefer Formal Classes for Initial Training on Library’s Online Resources and Informal, On-Demand Assistance for Further Training Abstract PDF HTML
Diana K. Wakimoto 105-107
Teenagers’ Public Library Needs are Difficult to Determine Abstract PDF HTML
Jason Martin 108-109
Email Reference Transactions Reveal Unique Patterns about End-User Information Seeking Behaviour and Librarians’ Responses in Academic and Public Libraries Outside the U.S. and Canada Abstract PDF HTML
Giovanna Badia 110-112
Public Libraries in Norway Help Non-Western Immigrant Women to Integrate into Society Abstract PDF HTML
Kathryn Oxborrow 114-115
Americans’ Tolerance of Racist Materials in Public Libraries Remained Steady between 1976-2006 Abstract HTML PDF
Leslie Bussert 116-119
Canadian Public Libraries Are Aware of Their Role as Information Literacy Training Providers, but Face Several Challenges Abstract PDF HTML
Laura Newton Miller 120-121
Lack of Training and a Self-Service Environment Leaves Staff and Users Uncertain About Health Information in a Public Library Setting Abstract PDF HTML
Kate Kelly 122-124

Classics

Gertrude Lamb’s Pioneering Concept of the Clinical Medical Librarian Abstract PDF HTML
Karla Van Kessel 125-128

EBL 101

Research Methods: Focus Groups Abstract PDF HTML
Virginia Wilson 129-131

News/Announcements

7th International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference to be Held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada – July 15-18, 2013 PDF HTML
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PhD Studentship in Information Science available in Scotland PDF HTML
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