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Authors: Cox,Christopher Nelson,

Title: Think before you collaborate

Publication Full: Charleston Advisor

Year: 2006 Volume: 7 Issue: 3

Start Page: 51 Other Pages: 52

Descriptors: ELECTRONIC reference services (Libraries), LIBRARY administration, LIBRARIES — Risk management, ELECTRONIC reference sources, ELECTRONIC information resources,


The author discusses his opinion on the need for library administrators to carefully consider the advantages and disadvantages of collaborative virtual reference. A background on the factors that has made collaborative virtual reference popular was presented. The author also shares a relative experience on a project launched by a consortium of Wisconsin libraries.


M3: Article; Cox, Christopher Nelson 1; Email Address: COXCN@uwec.edu; Affiliations: 1: Assistant Director of Libraries, University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin Source Info: Jan2006, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p51; Thesaurus Term: ELECTRONIC reference services (Libraries); Thesaurus Term: LIBRARY administration; Thesaurus Term: LIBRARIES — Risk management; Thesaurus Term: ELECTRONIC reference sources; Thesaurus Term: ELECTRONIC information resources; Number of Pages: 2p. Document Type: Article

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Issn Isbn: 15254011