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  • Research Collections and Digital Informationby Sul H Lee

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95

    Learn how electronic texts can save you money! The new technologies that have revolutionized information storage and retrieval demand commensurate changes in librarianship. Research Collections and Digital Information explores the practical and theoretical impact of new information technologies on the libraries of today. It suggests new strategies... more...

  • Impact of Digital Technology on Library Collections and Resource Sharingby Sul H. Lee

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 37.95

    How are your library and its patrons adjusting to the challenges of the digital age? This essential book examines how digital formats are changing libraries today, from the perspectives of librarians, vendors, and library users. Editor Sul Lee is an internationally recognized leader in library administration and management. The expansion of digital... more...

  • Classification in Theory and Practiceby Susan Batley

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 78.95

    Following on from the first edition of this book, the second edition fills the gap between more complex theoretical texts and those books with a purely practical approach. The book looks at major library classification schemes in use in Europe, UK and the USA, and includes practical exercises to demonstrate their application. Importantly, classifying... more...

  • Crash Course in Collection Development, 2nd Editionby Wayne Disher

    ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 45.00

    This professional volume covers all aspects of collection development and management in the public library, from gathering statistics to design a collection that meets community needs, to selecting materials, managing vendor relations, understanding the publishing industry, and handling complaints. Author Wayne Disher provides public librarians?especially... more...

  • Creating a Streaming Video Collection for Your Libraryby Cheryl J. Duncan; Erika Day Peterson

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 34.99

    Creating a Streaming Video Collection for Your Library covers the main processes associated with streaming video, from licensing to access and evaluation, and will serve as a key reference and source of best practices for libraries adding streaming video titles to their collections. more...

  • Implementing Web-Scale Discovery Servicesby JoLinda Thompson

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 64.99

    Implementing Web-Scale Discovery Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians is a source for librarians seeking to evaluate, purchase, and implement a web-scale discovery service. The book breaks down each phase of the project into decision points and action plans to help librarians select and implement a system that meets their specific needs.... more...

  • The Preservation and Protection of Library Collectionsby Bogdan Zerek

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 80.00

    Preservation involves a complex of activities including climate, air-quality, and surface control, as well as microbiological control, which is a key part of preserving and protecting library collections. The Preservation and Protection of Library Collections examines microbiological control for preservation of library and archival collections. A... 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...

  • Microform, video and electronic media librarianshipby S. John Teague

    Elsevier Science 1985; US$ 31.95

    Microform, Video and Electronic Media Librarianship focuses on techniques, measures, and processes in librarianship. The book first discusses librarianship, microforms and microform librarianship, non-book media in libraries, and history of microforms. The text also looks at the place of microforms in libraries. User reaction to microforms; economic... 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...