Technology mediator: A new role for the reference librarian?

David K. Howse, Paul J. Bracke, Samuel M Keim

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The Arizona Health Sciences Library has collaborated with clinical faculty to develop a federated search engine that is useful for meeting real-time clinical information needs. This article proposes a technology mediation role for the reference librarian that was inspired by the project, and describes the collaborative model used for developing technology-mediated services for targeted users.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number10
JournalBiomedical Digital Libraries
Publication statusPublished - Oct 13 2006


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  • Library and Information Sciences

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