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  • Not Your Ordinary Librarianby Ashanti White

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 80.00

    When you picture a librarian, what do you imagine? An old white woman with glasses and a prudish disposition? That is the image that many people conjure up when asked to picture a librarian; with 82 per cent of the professional force being female and the average age of a librarian at 45, coupled with popular stereotypical images, it is difficult to... more...

  • Libraries and Archivesby Tomas Lidman

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 65.00

    Libraries and Archives analyses the facts and arguments behind an increasing debate as to what extent libraries and archives are fulfilling the same missions. Despite the fact that they have different legal statuses, legal frameworks, and the work-flow looks very different, some politicians and bureaucrats think that there is much to gain if the two... more...

  • Engaging First-Year Students in Meaningful Library Researchby Molly Flaspohler

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 80.00

    Aimed at teaching professionals working with first-year students at institutions of higher learning, this book provides practical advice and specific strategies for integrating contemporary information literacy competencies into courses intended for novice researchers. The book has two main goals - to discuss the necessity and value of incorporating... more...

  • Papers from the 10th Northumbria Conferenceby J. Stephen Town

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 199.00

    The Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services has a historic relationship with the Performance Measurement and Metrics journal, and it is pleasing to continue the association with this new ebook, which celebrates both the international and local dimensions of the conference. more...

  • Finding Information in Science, Technology and Medicineby Jill Lambert; Peter A. Lambert

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 94.95

    A practical guide to the basic structure of STM information, describing in simple terms, with examples, how to locate what you need. Coverage includes: * How information is communicated * Beginning a search * Using bibliographic databases * Using the web for information * Obtaining and organising information * Keeping up to date * Future developments... more...

  • Using The Biological Literatureby Elisabeth B. Davis; Diane Schmidt

    Taylor and Francis 2001; US$ 125.95

    "Provides an in-depth review of current print and electronic tools for research in numerous disciplines of biology, including dictionaries and encyclopedias, method guides, handbooks, on-line directories, and periodicals. Directs readers to an associated Web page that maintains the URLs and annotations of all major Inernet resources discussed in this... more...

  • Unlv Librariesby Brad Eden

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00

    Part 1 if a two-volume on Lied Library at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that focuses on major changes, new services, and technology issues four years after the opening of the new main library. Features a graphical timeline of events, and articles on post-construction thoughts, website redesign, organizational change, the automated storage and... more...

  • Accessibility Of Web-based Information Resources For People With Disabilities - Pt2by Axel Schmetzke

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2002; US$ 199.00

    The previous special-theme issue of Library Hi Tech (Vol. 20 No. 2) focused mainly on a variety of specific information resources commonly provided by libraries: . online catalogs; . electronic indexes and databases; . e-journals; and . more...

  • Management innovation and library services, part 1, Volume 27, Issue 6\7by Emerald

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    The first of two e-books comprising selected papers from the 3rd Shanghai International Library Forum (2006). Covers subjects such as marketing , strategic planning , HRD and corporate culture. more...

  • Management innovation and library services, part 2by Stephen O'Conner

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00

    The second of two e-books comprising selected papers from the 3rd Shanghai International Library Forum (2006). Covers subjects such as leadership, volunteering, customer service, TQM in libraries, and working with Generation D. more...