Refer Spring 2016


Table of Contents

One Dark Day in the Middle of the Night: The Poetry Library Enquiry Service

Lorraine Mariner and Pascal O’Loughlin, Poetry Library

Reel Research: Studying Film and Television at the British Film Institute’s Reuben Library

Sarah Currant, BFI Reuben Library

Research and Redevelopment at the RHS Lindley  Library, London

Susan Robin, RHS Lindley Library

 Enthusiastic collectors: the Bankes brothers European shopping in the 1640s

Yvonne Lewis, National Trust Libraries

 Dogs Revisited: Information for Dog Owners

Helen Edwards, Editor Refer

British Railway Information Sources

Peter Chapman

 My Work as A Special Collections Librarian

Hope McClean, Franciscan International Study Centre

 My Experience as a Library Assistant in Public Libraries

Simone Charles

ISG Reference Awards 2016 

Refer, the journal of the Information Services Group of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), is published three times a year and distributed free to members of the Group.

Editor: Helen Edwards

Editorial team: Lynsey Blandford, Ruth Hayes

Cover design: Jonas Heriot

Contact: Helen Edwards 07989 565739;

Copyright © The contributors and the ISG 2015

Online edition



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