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  • What to Do When the Shit Hits the Fanby David Black

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 12.95

    Recent events have taught us all that anyone, anywhere can face an emergency situation. Do you have the tools, equipment, and knowledge to ensure the safety of your family? With the expert advice in this handbook, you can be better prepared for any emergency: • Terrorist attack • Fire • Flood • Tornado • Winter storm • Hurricane • Landslide... more...

  • New Approaches to E-Reserveby Ophelia Cheung; Dana Thomas; Susan Patrick

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    Aimed at academic library practitioners, this book describes how e-reserve services can evolve and adapt to the changing virtual learning environment of higher education. New approaches discussed include: the integration of subscribed, free, and copyrighted resources within course management systems; innovative employment of open URL link resolvers... more...

  • Managing Image Collectionsby Margot Note

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 80.00

    This book explores issues surrounding all aspects of visual collection management, taken from real-world experience in creating management systems and digitizing core content. Readers will gain the knowledge to manage the digitization process from beginning to end, assess and define the needs of their particular project, and evaluate digitization options.... more...

  • Ontologies, Taxonomies and thesauri in Systems Science and Systematicsby Emilia Currás

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    The originality of this book, which deals with such a new subject matter, lies in the application of methods and concepts never used before - such as ontologies and taxonomies, as well as thesauri - to the ordering of knowledge based on primary information. Chapters in the book also examine the study of ontologies, taxonomies and thesauri from the... more...

  • Making a Collection Countby Holly Hibner; Mary Kelly

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    Making a Collection Count connects the various pieces of library collection management, such as selection, cataloguing, shelving, circulation and weeding, and teaches readers how to gather and analyze data from each point in a collection?s life cycle. Relationships between collections and other library services, such as reference, programming, and... more...

  • RDA: Resource, Description and Access, 2013 Revisionby Joint Steering Committee for the Development of RDA

    Facet Publishing 2013; US$ 176.00

    This full-text print version of RDA offers a snapshot that serves as an offline access point to help solo and part-time cataloguers evaluate RDA, as well as to support training and classroom use in any size institution. An index is included. more...

  • Practical and Effective Management of Librariesby Richard Jr. Moniz

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    Aimed at library science students and librarians with newly assigned administrative duties the book is about improving one?s thinking and decision making in a role as a library manager. Most librarians get very little exposure to management issues prior to finding themselves in a management role. Furthermore, most library science students do not expect... more...

  • Engaging Students with Archival and Digital Resourcesby Justine Cotton; David Sharron

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 80.00

    Aimed at professional librarians and archivists, this book explores connecting students and faculty with the archival and digital collections of the university?s library and archives. Academic research has been forever changed by the digitization of books, journals, and archival collections. As university libraries and archives move forward in the... more...

  • Cataloguing Outside the Boxby Patricia Falk; Stefanie Hunker

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    A practical guide to cataloguing and processing the unique special collections formats in the Browne Popular Culture Library (BPCL) and the Music Library and Sound Recordings Archives (MLSRA) at Bowling Green State University (BGSU) (e.g. fanzines, popular sound recordings, comic books, motion picture scripts and press kits, popular fiction). Cataloguing... more...

  • Cataloging Sheet Mapsby Paige G. Andrew

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Gain the skills necessary to catalog monographic sheet maps and map sets! With an easily understood how-to format, this ready reference manual will introduce you to the basics of cataloging sheet maps on OCLC, using MARC 21 and ISBD standards and AACR2R. It will guide you through each area of the bibliographic record, focusing most specifically on... more...