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Ref Type: Journal Article

Authors: Weissman,Sara,

Title: Know your audience

Publication Full: Library Journal

Year: 2001 Volume: 126 Issue: 7

Start Page: 42 Other Pages: NULL

Descriptors: ONLINE chat groups, LIBRARIES & students, HOMEWORK, COMPUTER network resources, NEW Jersey, UNITED States,


Presents the author's thoughts on lessons learned from opening a homework chat room that only received one question in a month. Use of multitasking at workstations to prevent boredom; Lack of understanding about how the consumer gets information; Need for measurement of the chat service for comparison with reference desk traffic; Outlook for another program from the Morris County Library in New Jersey.


M3: Article; Source Info: Spring2001 Net connect, Vol. 126 Issue 7, p42; Subject Term: ONLINE chat groups; Subject Term: LIBRARIES & students; Subject Term: HOMEWORK; Subject Term: COMPUTER network resources; Subject Term: NEW Jersey; Subject Term: UNITED States; NAICS/Industry Codes: 516110 Internet Publishing and Broadcasting; Number of Pages: 1p; Illustrations: 1c; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 873

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Retrieved Date:January 1, 1970

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Publisher: Reed Business Information / Reviews

Place Of Publication: NULL

Issn Isbn: 3630277