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  • FRSAD: Conceptual Modeling of Aboutnessby Marcia Zeng; Athena Salaba; Maja ?umer

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 45.00

    The first comprehensive exploration of the development and use of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions' (IFLA) newly released model for subject authority data, covering everything from the rationale for creating the model to practical steps for implementing it. more...

  • LIS Career Sourcebookby G. Dority

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 55.00

    A must-have guide of professional development resources for library staff at every phase of their career?from those just entering the field, to paraprofessionals building a career trajectory, to seasoned librarians looking to explore additional career options. more...

  • The eBook Revolutionby Kate Sheehan

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 50.00

    Research shows that 15 percent of Americans now own an eReader?a figure that may not sound particularly compelling until one considers that fewer than half of all Americans purchase a book in a year's time. The transition from printed books to eBooks is well underway, and libraries must change to accommodate this shift. more...

  • Grundlagen der praktischen Information und Dokumentationby Rainer Kuhlen; Wolfgang Semar; Dietmar Strauch

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 224.00

    For the past 40 years, researchers, practitioners, and students have turned to this standard introductory work on the professional management of information. In this completely revised 6th edition, the editors have responded to major technological, methodological, and organizational changes that have occurred in the areas of information... more...

  • Transforming Our Image, Building Our Brandby Valerie Gross

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 50.00

    "This is an excellent resource for rebranding libraries and everyone in the library field should read it. In fact, we at the Chicago Public Library made it required reading for our entire leadership team." more...

  • E-Learning in Librariesby Charles Harmon; Michael Messina

    Scarecrow Press 2013; US$ 44.99

    If libraries are to remain centers for lifelong learning, then that learning must increasingly be e-learning. But, where can librarians turn for the best ideas and inspiration on how to implement e-learning programs? This book features nine exemplary programs set in all types of libraries. You?ll find proven, successful ways of introducing online... more...

  • Linked Data and User Interactionby H. Frank Cervone; Alenka Kavcic-Colic; Lars G. Svensson

    De Gruyter Saur 2015; US$ 140.00

    This collection of research papers provides extensive information on deploying services, concepts, and approaches for using open linked data from libraries and other cultural heritage institutions. With a special emphasis on how libraries and other cultural heritage institutions can create effective end user interfaces using open, linked data or other... more...

  • 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...

  • RFID in Librariesby Lori Bowen Ayre

    American Library Association 2012; US$ 43.00

    The approval by The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) of a new standard for RFID in libraries is a big step toward interoperability among libraries and vendors. By following this set of practices and procedures, libraries can ensure that an RFID tag in one library can be used seamlessly by another, assuming both comply, even if they... more...

  • Building an Electronic Resource Collectionby Stuart D. Lee; Frances Boyle

    Facet Publishing 2004; US$ 87.92

    Guides the information professional step-by-step through building and managing an electronic resource collection. It outlines the range of electronic products currently available in abstracting and indexing, bibliographic, and other services and then describes how to effectively select, evaluate and purchase them. more...