Brian Smith of the Prairie Area Library System interviews Bill Pardue from the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. Bill is chair of the Ask?Away Illinois Advisory Committee and is the Virtual Services Librarian at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library.
In this two-part podcast, Brian and Bill discuss virtual reference ideas and practices. In addition, Bill highlights an event for reference librarians to showcase the knowledge and resources available in libraries. Join other librarians in the Slam the Boards event September 10th, 2007. This event encourages librarians to join the general online answer boards and field questions that day, while spreading the word about library services. Visit the Slam the Boards wiki page for more information and how to get involved.
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Ask?Away Experience, Episode 01 – Part 1:
Ask?Away Experience, Episode 01 – Part 2: