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Global Librarianship

Global Librarianship

1st Edition

Martin A. Kesselman, Irwin Weintraub
July 23, 2004

Providing new insights into the role of librarianship in an age of socioeconomic, environmental, and political transformation, Global Librarianship illustrates how globally networked environments promote and increase the sharing and dissemination of ideas, information, and solutions to obstacles ...

Becoming a Digital Library

Becoming a Digital Library

1st Edition

Susan J. Barnes
November 04, 2003

This excellent reference traces the construction and maintenance of the digital collections and services that have been available day in and day out to users worldwide for more than a decade. It examines applicable guidelines for any library looking to build and manage systems, conduct and evaluate...

Manheimer's Cataloging and Classification, Revised and Expanded

Manheimer's Cataloging and Classification, Revised and Expanded

4th Edition

Jerry Saye
September 09, 1999

This work has been revised and updated to include the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (2nd ed), the Dewey Decimal System Classification (21st ed) and the Library of Congress Classification Schedules. The text details the essential elements of the International Standard Bibliographic Description; ...

Library Information Technology and Networks

Library Information Technology and Networks

1st Edition

Charles Grosch
November 15, 1994

Offers an historical perspective of the past 25 years of computers in libraries, profileing currently available processing systems according to their size and platform. The short- and long-term future of information technology in libraries.;College or university bookstores may order five or more ...

Designing Instruction for Library Users A Practical Guide

Designing Instruction for Library Users A Practical Guide

1st Edition

Marilla Svinicki
November 24, 1987

This book discusses the principles of learning theory and instructional design, and provides the reader with the theoretical framework needed for design decision-making. It is helpful for the academic librarian who has responsibility for teaching students library skills....

An Introduction to Information Science

An Introduction to Information Science

1st Edition

Roger Flynn
December 22, 1986

This book comprises an introduction to information as an external commodity; a data base that can be manipulated, retrieved, transmitted, and used. It is useful at an introductory undergraduate level and also for anyone who is new to the field of Information Science....

Organizing Nonprint Materials, Second Edition

Organizing Nonprint Materials, Second Edition

1st Edition

Daily
August 15, 1986

This book surveys the various methods and problems of organizing nonprint materials and describes the use of microcomputers both for storing nonprint items and keeping track of them. It is useful for library school instructors and administrators, media center specialists, information scientists etc....

Subject Analysis Methodologies

Subject Analysis Methodologies

1st Edition

E. D. Dym
October 01, 1985

Effective Online Searching A Basic Text

Effective Online Searching A Basic Text

1st Edition

Borgman
July 11, 1984

This book focuses on searching and hands-on experience, which makes the text suitable for those who wish to learn searching for their own use as well. It is intended for those who will act as search intermediaries, accepting questions from clients and performing the searches....

Scientific and Technical Information Resources

Scientific and Technical Information Resources

1st Edition

Subramanyam
March 01, 1981

This book focuses on current practices in scientific and technical communication, historical aspects, and characteristics and biblio­graphic control of various forms of scientific and technical literature. It integrates the inventory approach for scientific and technical communication....

Furnishing the Library Interior

Furnishing the Library Interior

1st Edition

Pierce
January 01, 1980

This book discusses the selection, evaluation, and purchase of furniture and equipment for libraries. It examines the arrangement of the interior to update and illuminate earlier writings, and helps those spending even small amounts for library furniture and equipment to do so more wisely....

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