Some Web Resources for Virtual Reference

D-Lib Forum and D-Lib Magazine, http://www.dlib.org/

Live Reference (list of resources), http://www-sul.stanford.edu/staff/infocenter/liveref.html

The Teaching Librarian (Digital Reference), http://pages.prodigy.net/tabo1/digref.htm

Virtual Reference, http://www.ilsa.lib.ia.us/virtualref.htm

Virtual Reference Desk, Digital Reference Resources, http://www.vrd.org/pubinfo/proceedings99_bib.shtml

Web-Based Reference Services (Resources), http://www.multcolib.org/products/digref/resources.html

Examples of Virtual Reference Projects

See generally Liv-REF, A Registry of All Real-Time Digital Reference Services, http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/LiveRef.htm

Collaborative Digital Reference, http://www.loc.gov/rr/digiref/

Implementing Real-Time Reference, The UCLA Project (power point slides available),http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries /college/digref/VRD2001.pdf

Interactive Reference Project (Temple University), http://www.library.temple.edu/ref/interactref.html

Report on R4R Project, http://www.lis.uiuc.edu/~b-sloan/r4r.final.htm

24/7 Reference, http://www.247ref.org/ (Boston Public Library part of project, http://www.247ref.org/portal/access3.cfm?lib=bostonpublic )


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