Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Works on academic libraries in special fields, such as law school libraries, are entered under headings for special libraries, e.g. Law libraries; Business libraries; etc.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Rucker, Ron (faculty), March 31, 2001
Scope and Contents 1 interview with Ronald Rucker, Middlebury College Librarian, conducted by Bob Buckeye.Librarian for 25 years, started in 1976 (00:24); Work comparison between 1976 and 2001 (02:35); virtual libraries (03:38); position more administrative and managerial (04:45); orientation towards national organizations to connect to larger world (06:48); Farmington plan (07:32); technology automation in 1980s (08:30); OCLC plays enormous role. Changing times made library's task difficult. Aided...
Dates: March 31, 2001
Tucker, Susan (staff), March 26, 2001
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Susan Tucker, Middlebury College Reference Librarian at Starr Library. Interview was conducted by Bob Buckeye.Middlebury librarian for 25 years (01:07); Assisting patrons, moving from books to computer screens (02:07); Info easier to obtain via web (04:28); function of reference librarian-student questions decreased in last 15 years-peaked in 1980s (08:10); user-friendly software (10:05); collection development big part of job (11:45); need for...
Dates: March 26, 2001