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  • Subject Accessby Patrice Landry; Leda Bultrini; Sandra K. Roe; Edward T. O'Neill

    De Gruyter Saur 2011; US$ 168.00

    This volume contains the proceedings of a special conference held in Florence, August 2009. The theoretical and methodological aspects of rethinking semantic access to information and knowledge are explored. Innovative projects deployed to cope with the challenges of the future are presented and discussed. This book offers a unique opportunity for... more...

  • ISBD: International Standard Bibliographic Descriptionby Standing Committee of the IFLA Cataloguing Section; ISBD Review Group

    De Gruyter Saur 2011; US$ 147.00

    This is the new edition of the first consolidated ISBD that was published in 2007. The first years of usage have led to interesting and useful corrections and additions. Many cataloguers and practitioners worldwide will welcome this updated first class tool, which is useful and applicable for descriptions of bibliographic resources in any type of catalogue. more...

  • Patron-Driven Acquisitionsby David A. Swords

    De Gruyter Saur 2011; US$ 105.00

    About 40 percent of the books academic libraries purchase in traditional ways never circulate and another 40 percent circulate fewer than three times. By contrast, patron-driven acquisition allows a library to borrow or buy books only when a patron needs them. In a typical workflow, the library imports bibliographic records into its catalogue at no... more...

  • Neue Formen der Erwerbungby Susanne Göttker; Franziska Wein

    De Gruyter Saur 2013; US$ 84.00

    This volume provides a comprehensive review of all forms of modern acquisition management in libraries in the German speaking world. In over thirty contributions, absolute specialists cover the entire spectrum of acquisition: the needs of users; acquisition in library management; libraries and the trade; local, regional and supra-regional acquisition... more...

  • Personal- und Organisationsentwicklung in Bibliothekenby Andreas Degkwitz

    De Gruyter Saur 2012; US$ 112.00

    There is considerable pressure on libraries to change and evolve. Key elements here include the shift in the library sector from printed to digital literature and information, the major effects of this shift on the service portfolios, on working and organizational processes and on the deployment of staff. The potential conflict between service innovations... more...

  • Manuel UNIMARCby Comité francais UNIMARC

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 168.00

    This manual is the French translation of the second edition of UNIMARC Manual: bibliographic format published in English in 1994 and completed by 5 updates published from 1996 to 2005. This 5th French edition is composite. It reproduces identically a part of the 4th edition published in 2002 and, for the fields of the format modified in the Update... more...

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    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 377.00

    Literatur zur deutschsprachigen Presse: Vol. 17: Personenregister (Verfasser und Biographien) G-K (Dortmunder Beitrage Zur Zeitungsforschung) more...

  • Conservation of Library and Archive Materials and the Graphic Artsby Guy Petherbridge

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Conservation of Library and Archive Materials and the Graphic Arts is the proceeding of the Cambridge 1980 International Conference on the Conservation of Library and Archive Materials and the Graphic Arts. This symposium explores the advancements in the field of conservation of historic and artistic works. The book covers related topics such as... more...

  • People and Informationby Harold B. Pepinsky

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    People and Information focuses on the problems in information-processing. The selection first takes a look at generalized information systems, including the composition of generalized information systems; initial quantification of information transfer; quantitative consideration of information transfer; and decision making. The text surveys the problems... more...

  • Information Technology Serving Societyby Robert Lee Chartrand; James W. Morentz

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

    Information Technology Serving Society focuses on the potential roles of information technology in shaping society, including advances in the capabilities of computers, progress of processes in information transfer, and implementation of information technology control measures. The selection first discusses information transfer, as well as the benefits... more...