Reference Service performed by TJIC librarians to meet the information needs of patrons (in person, by telephone, fax, email), including but not limited to answering substantive questions, instructing users in the selection and use of appropriate tools and techniques for finding information, directing users to library resources, assisting in the evaluation of information, and referring to resources outside the library when appropriate.* * Reitz, Joan m. Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science. sl: Libraries Unlimited. November 2007. Online: http://lu.com/odlis/odlis_r.cfm. Retrieved December 15, 2009.
Service Hours The Center is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays except on American and Philippine Holidays Admission is by appointment
TJIC Products Subject Webliography/ Bibliography A systematic list of print and electronic materials prepared by TJIC on a given subject, customized to respond to specific information and research needs.
TJIC Products Information Packets A compilation of issue-oriented materials prepared to provide background information.
Lectures / Trainings / Presentations TJIC provides a venue for specialists to share their expertise on a topic (or topics) of interest to particular audiences. Digital Video Conferencing: TJIC facilitates conferences from remote locations on issues of interest to audiences around the Philippines.
Lectures / Trainings / Presentations Webchat:TJIC connects through this interactive tool to communicate in real time using easily accessible web interfaces. Webchat features experts and provides a dynamic forum for open discussion.
Lectures / Trainings / Presentations The TJIC professional staff give presentations and workshops on effective internet searching for information on the U.S. and USG policies.
AMERICAN SHELVES An American Shelf (AS) is a small-scale compendium of American Studies core collection and up-to-date information on the United States. It includes pamphlets, brochures, electronic journals, maps, paper shows and other informative materials produced and published by the IIP of the U.S. Department of State and other U.S. government agencies selected and downloaded by the TJIC .
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