The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,693,353 members ⚫ 1,195,028 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Library & Information Science

Most popular at the top

  • What You Need to Know About Privacy Law: A Guide for Librarians and Educatorsby Gretchen McCord

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 45.00

    Privacy is now an area of major concern as the use of social media, web beacons, tracking cookies, webcams, GPS-based cell phone tracking, and other 21st-century technologies increasingly proliferate. Educators who work with all ages of students have specific responsibilities to safeguard the students' personally identifying information. Protecting... more...

  • School Librarians and the Technology Department: A Practical Guide to Successful Collaborationby Mary Ann Bell; Holly Weimar; James Van Roekel

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 40.00

    School Librarians and the Technology Department: A Practical Guide to Successful Collaboration was inspired by the authors' collective realization that far too often librarians and technology specialists fail to collaborate successfully, and sometimes even find their groups at odds with one another. This book is the antidote: it is a powerful call... more...

  • Protecting Intellectual Freedom and Privacy in Your School Libraryby Helen Adams

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 55.00

    In order to sort out fact from fiction and become effective, critically thinking adults in a global society, children need access to diverse points of view from authoritative sources in their school libraries. This book provides school librarians with easy-to-read guidance on specific aspects of intellectual freedom and privacy, explaining how the... more...

  • Conducting Action Research to Evaluate Your School Libraryby Judith Sykes

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 40.00

    Teacher librarians need to get directly involved with the research process in the learning commons in order to create actions and strategies that will enhance student learning?and benefit their own professional development as well as demonstrate accountability through their action research efforts. This book provides practical tips and work spaces... more...

  • Collection Development Issues in the Online Environmentby Di Su

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 33.95

    Expand your knowledge of problems and possibilities with e-material acquisitions around the world to aid in making your own decisions The demand for electronic material in academic libraries is growing and shows no sign of abating. Collection Development Issues in the Online Environment addresses key issues in electronic materials development and... more...

  • Education for Library Catalogingby Dajin D. Sun; Ruth C. Carter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 65.95

    Examine cataloging and classification training programs around the world Education for Library Cataloging: International Perspectives examines the global development of educational programs for cataloging and classification in the library and information field. Library school faculty and professional librarians from more than 20 countries discuss... more...

  • Cooperative Efforts of Librariesby Rita Pellen; William Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    Explore a wide variety of cooperative initiativesat regional, statewide, and international levels! This book examines a wide variety of cooperative efforts and consortia in libraries, both geographically and in terms of such activities as digitization and cooperative reference services. You'll learn how libraries are cooperating regionally, on the... more...

  • Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR)by Patrick Le Boeuf

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95

    Get the straight facts on FRBRand whether it is right for you! In 1998, Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) was a conceptual model promoted by the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) as being the recommended new advancement in cataloging. As libraries strive to serve their users better in the... more...

  • Electronic Resourcesby Linda S Katz

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 30.00

    In Philosophies of Reference Service, reference librarians share with you their reflective thinking about what they do as service providers. An important addition to the personal and occupational library of anyone in reference services, this book discusses the origins of reference service, its founding principles, the pleasures and pitfalls of the... more...

  • Helping the Difficult Library Patronby Linda S Katz

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 75.95

    This insightful book shows you how to deal with an issue as old as the library profession: interacting with problem patrons. It looks at this fact of life that affects almost every facet of library work and provides practical solutions--some developed within the field and some borrowed from other professions--that will improve reference services for... more...