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  • Making the Most of the Cloudby Robin Hastings

    Scarecrow Press 2013; US$ 45.99

    Cloud computing can be confusing - the number and types of services that are available through ?the cloud? are growing by the day. Making the Most of the Cloud: How to Choose and Implement the Best Services for Your Library takes you through some of the more popular cloud services in libraries and breaks down what you need to know to pick the... more...

  • Google Scholar and Moreby William Miller; Rita Pellen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 51.95

    In only a few years, Google has become an authoritative provider of multiple products which have changed the digital information landscape. This book discusses how libraries can go beyond Google?s basic search and Scholar functions to expand services for their patrons. Respected authorities reveal the expanding variety of new Google applications developed... more...

  • Are Libraries Obsolete?by Mark Y. Herring

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 25.00

    The digital age has transformed information access in ways that few ever dreamed. But the afterclap of our digital wonders has left libraries reeling as they are no longer the chief contender in information delivery. The author gives both sides--the web aficionados, some of them unhinged, and the traditional librarians, some blinkered--a fair hearing... more...

  • Information Literacyby Geoff Walton; Alison Pope

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 35.00

    This set of conference proceedings derives from the Information Literacy: Recognising the Need conference at Staffordshire University, 17 May 2006. The papers in this book discuss key themes in information literacy and have been written by several renowned experts in the field. Information literacy is not just about finding information: it is a true... more...

  • Digital Dilemmas and Solutionsby Peter Limb

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 70.00

    Today, all librarians face daunting challenges posed by trends in technology, publishing, and education as the impact of a globalising information economy forces a rethink of both library strategic directions and everyday library operations. This book brings together the main issues and dilemmas facing libraries; the book clearly shows how to deal... more...

  • Serving Online Customersby Donald A. Barclay

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 57.99

    To compete in the digital age, libraries must provide outstanding customer service to their virtual users. Serving Online Customers: Lessons for Libraries from the Business World is a practical guide to help libraries adopt and adapt the best practices of e-business for their own online operations. more...

  • Internet Technologies and Information Services, 2nd Editionby Joseph Miller

    ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 65.00

    Internet Technologies and Information Services: Second Edition is a vital asset to students preparing for careers in library and information science and provides expanded coverage to important new developments while still covering Internet foundations. In addition to networking, the Internet, HTML, web design, web programming, XML, and web searching,... more...

  • Usability Testingby Rebecca Blakiston

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 64.99

    Do you want to improve the usability of your library website, but feel that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or expensive? Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians will teach you how to make the case for usability testing, define your audience and their goals, select a usability testing method appropriate for your particular context,... more...

  • Bookmarking: Beyond the Basicsby Alicia Vandenbroek

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 35.00

    Focusing on ways social bookmarking can impact academic and public libraries and increase collaborations with both patrons and faculty, Bookmarking: Beyond the Basics introduces a variety of social bookmarking websites with helpful tutorials and activities for a wide range of users. It addresses social bookmarking sites such as Delicious/Avos, LaterThis,... more...

  • Social Media and Library Servicesby Lorri Mon

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2015; US$ 30.00

    The rise of social media technologies has created new ways to seek and share information for millions of users worldwide, but also has presented new challenges for libraries in meeting users where they are within social spaces. From social networking sites such as Facebook and Google+, and microblogging platforms such as Twitter and Tumblr to the image... more...