This essay explores the more unusual requests faculty and students make that are outside the normal scope of reference services. The author provides a list of considerations deciding to fulfill those requests and suggestions for refusing them.
Original Publication Information
Petrey, Jessica. "Offbeat Reference Requests: When to Say Yes and How to Say No." 2018. Journal of New Librarianship 3: 66-69.
Petrey, Jessica, "Offbeat Reference Requests: When to Say Yes and How to Say No" (2018). Faculty Scholarship. 434.