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- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 199.00
This ebook focuses on the future of libraries and the strategies which they should best adopt in order to respond effectively to significantly changed circumstances and requirements. This ebook, then, looks at the significant challenges facing librarians as they adopt new technologies and adapt to a world that can never be the same again. But all the... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2002; US$ 199.00
In the editorial for the last issue, we mentioned observations made by Denmark?s Queen Margrethe II where she marvelled, during her New Year?s Eve talk to her nation, at how modern telecommunications bridge distance, whilst, paradoxically, amplifying the separation of families and communities of interest. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00
The University of Canterbury Library provides access to many electronic resources through its web site. A resource may be linked from several different pages such as alphabetical lists, and subject portals. To reduce problems with maintenance of these links, the decision was made to move to a ?dynamic? model, whereby information about electronic resources... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2003; US$ 199.00
The use of XML in the lifecycle of e-journals has recently emerged as a hot topic in the library world. This burst of interest is largely due to proposals to use XML in e-journal archiving and also a growing awareness of the advantages of XML for metadata. But the publishing community are increasingly viewing XML as playing a central role in the future... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 179.00
Outlines the consequences of digitization for peer-reviewed research articles published in electronic journals. This book provides a study of electronic journals over the period 1987-2004 and offers an approach that questions ideas about the 'revolutionary' impact of digitization on scientific communication and the role of publishers and academia. more...
- Greenwood Publishing Group 2007; US$ 45.00
Libraries, archives, and museums hold a wide variety of moving images, all of which require the same level of attention to issues of organization and access as their print counterparts. Consequently, the people who create collection level records and metadata for these resources need to be equally conversant in the principles of cataloging. Martha... more...
- De Gruyter 2006; US$ 147.00
Libraries all over the world have to deal with fast growing numbers of digital materials that need to be safeguarded. Publications in digital form, online or on CD, digitised images, and born-digital objects need to be preserved and kept accessible. Safeguarding digital heritage is a major issue, especially for national libraries, because... more...
Newspapers collection management: printed and digital challenges / La gestión de colecciones de periódicos: desafiós en impresos y digitalesDe Gruyter 2008; US$ 196.00
This volume offers presentations at the most recent events of the IFLA Newspapers Section (Santiago de Chile, May 2007 & Durban, August 2007). The Santiago International Newspaper Conference as the first of its kind, aimed at taking stock of the Latin American newspaper collection and analyzing current activities from the basics to sophisticated... more...
- De Gruyter 2008; US$ 196.00
The papers brought together in this highly actual book are grouped around three themes. Not only the physical and digital preservation of newspapers are treated, but also the service and access models that are currently under development; examples are provided, with a focus on Southeast Asia. Moreover the dynamism of online newspapers is discussed.... more...
- De Gruyter 2006; US$ 147.00
Digitisation has been a hot topic in newspaper librarianship for some years now; it came as a godsend for many bulky and space-consuming collections. The major part of this volume comprises the papers given at the international conference on newspaper digitisation held at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City (May 2006) and presents the... more...