IS 590YR Youth Reference Services

This course will explore print and online reference resources and library services in the areas of ready reference, research, and reader's advisory, with the main focus on children to 14 years. Emphasis will be placed on the respective roles of public and school librarians, and on the balance between providing children with requested information and guiding them toward greater independence in information seeking.

Recent syllabus

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).