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  • NS-Provenienzforschung und Restitution an Bibliothekenby Stefan Alker; Bruno Bauer; Markus Stumpf

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 70.00

    This book educates library staff on how to efficiently determine whether publications that are being processed as new acquisitions or in retrospective cataloguing were or could have been plundered during the Nazi period. Spreading today's knowledge about Nazi-era provenance research will be of great importance in coming years as specific research projects... more...

  • Conservation Research in Librariesby David Howell

    De Gruyter Saur 2016; US$ 126.00

    Conservation research in libraries is a rapidly growing field. This book places analysis within its context in conservation and provides examples of how this expensive resource can be used. Through a series of case studies, it describes major analytical procedures, including visualization, molecular, elemental and separation techniques as well as chemical... more...

  • Erfolgreich recherchieren Juraby Ivo Vogel

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 525.00

    Der Band Erfolgreich recherchieren ? Jura bietet einen umfassenden Überblick über die Informationsressourcen zur Rechtswissenschaft. Vorgestellt werden zentrale Rechercheinstrumente wie Bibliothekskataloge, Fachbibliographien, Internetsuchmaschinen und Aufsatzdatenbanken. Rechtswissenschaftliche Spezialdatenbanken sowie Informationsressourcen zu internationalem... more...

  • Folksonomies und Social Tagging im praktischen Einsatzby Isabella Peters

    De Gruyter Saur 2016; US$ 70.00

    This book is directed at practitioners and decision-makers in libraries as well as information specialists who wish to familiarize themselves with folksonomies and social tagging or who must decide whether to implement this type of user-generated content annotation at their organization. The book explains the use of folksonomies and social tagging... more...

  • Schadensprävention im Bibliotheksalltagby Ulrike Hähner

    De Gruyter Saur 2016; US$ 84.00

    Library managers should understand that alongside acquiring and classifying library holdings and making them available to their users, conserving their collections is a core mission. Clearly, conservation deserves to be a major focus of attention in the organizational and human resource management of the library. This book offer detailed practical... more...

  • Interne Kommunikation in der Bibliothekby Christiane Brockerhoff

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 70.00

    This book provides expertise for internal communication in the working environment of the library, from ways of communicating in meetings to teamwork for management communication and employee performance reviews. The eight chapters provide step-by-step instructions using relevant examples together with solutions for many diverse communication situations... more...

  • Bibliotheken als lernende Organisationenby Petra Düren

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 70.00

    A learning library organization strives to expand the learning and knowledge potential of its entire staff so as to boost the library's performance and assure its long-term survival. This book aims to assist public and academic libraries during their necessary transformation into learning organizations by linking theoretical principles with practical... more...

  • Post-occupancy evaluation of library buildingsby Karen Latimer; Dorothea Sommer

    De Gruyter Saur 2016; US$ 126.00

    Architectural realisation of a building and its opening to the public with a range of services are central components of the building and design process of libraries. Post-Occupancy Evaluation (POE) is the final step in this process. It provides a opportunity to assess whether the construction and design of the building has indeed met the library's... more...

  • Audiotechnik in Medienberufenby Florian C. Scholz

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 84.00

    Praxisnah und didaktisch vermittelt das Buch angehenden Mediengestaltern alle ausbildungsrelevanten Inhalte im Bereich Audiotechnik. Das umfangreiche Abbildungsmaterial garantiert dabei höchste Anschaulichkeit und Verständlichkeit. Im Berufsalltag dient die Publikation Mediengestaltern und Tontechnikern als ebenso aktuelles wie übersichtliches Nachschlagewerk. more...

  • Handbuch Kulturportaleby Ellen Euler; Monika Hagedorn-Saupe; Gerald Maier; Werner Schweibenz; Jörn Sieglerschmidt

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 210.00

    Das Buch gibt eine Übersicht über Kultur-Portale im Bereich Kultur und Wissenschaft, wie z. B.die Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek.Ausgehend von historischen, fachlichen, organisatorischen, juristischen und wirtschaftlichen Fragen werden verschiedene Projekte vorgestellt. Die Beiträge zu den Portalen folgen einem Leitfaden, der eine vergleichende Betrachtung... more...