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  • Librarianship in Gilded Age Americaby Leonard Schlup; Stephen H. Paschen

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2009; US$ 55.00

    The gilded age was a formative period in the development and extension of American libraries. Between 1868 and 1901, the field of librarianship saw many notable changes, including the founding of the American Library Association, the introduction of the Dewey decimal classification system, and the establishment of the pioneer library school at Columbia... more...

  • Gatekeepers of Knowledgeby Margaret Zeegers; Deirdre Barron

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    Throughout its history, the Western library has played a significant role in bringing the book to the hands of Western scholars. This book analyses that history, examining constructs of librarianship, publishing and scholarship within that history as gate keeping access to knowledge. Exploring significant events in the field from the time of the Lyceum... more...

  • Bulletin of WHO Vol. 91 No. 12 2013by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2013; US$ 36.00

    The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is an international journal of public health with a special focus on developing countries. Since it was first published in 1948 the Bulletin has become one of the world's leading public health journals. As the flagship periodical of the World Health Organization (WHO) the Bulletin draws on WHO experts... more...

  • Judeo-Romance Linguistics (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)by Paul Wexler

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    A separate bibliographic treatment of the Judeo-Romance languages should facilitate a deeper appreciation of the contributions that they may make to Romance linguistics in general. Up until now, Judeo-Romance topics have scarcely been canvassed in Romance linguistic bibliographies. It is hoped that this new book serves to popularize the field of Judeo-Romance... more...

  • Characteristics of the Successful 21St Century Information Professionalby Dennie Heye

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 70.00

    This book is intended for professional Library and Information Services (LIS) staff and LIS students who want to be more successful as information professionals. The LIS profession is one of the most challenging in the 21st century, combining expertise in information management with information technology skills and knowledge of marketing. The author... more...

  • How LIS Professionals Can Use Alerting Servicesby Ina Fourie

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 70.00

    This book examines how Library and Information Service (LIS) professionals can use alerting services (also called current awareness services or CAS) to survive: to grasp new opportunities to enhance information services, their professional development, professional image and job satisfaction. It focuses on services available through the web, the importance... more...

  • Information Architecture for Information Professionalsby Susan Batley

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 70.00

    This book covers the key aspects of information architecture: core elements of information management, indexing, cataloguing and classification - organising and recording information in the digital environment. Information Architecture for Information Professionals also focuses on design, specifically user-centred design: designing information systems... more...

  • Exploring Methods in Information Literacy Researchby Suzanne Lipu; Kirsty Williamson; Annemaree Lloyd

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 111.00

    This book provides an overview of approaches to assist researchers and practitioners to explore ways of undertaking research in the information literacy field. The first chapter provides an introductory overview of research by Dr Kirsty Williamson (author of Research Methods for Students, Academics and Professionals: Information Management and Systems)... more...

  • Research Methods for Students, Academics and Professionalsby Kirsty Williamson

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 46.95

    Research is such an important subject for information professionals that there will always be a need for effective guides to it. Research skills are a prerequisite for those who want to work successfully in information environments, an essential set of tools which enable information workers to become information professionals. This book focuses on... more...

  • The Digital Age and Local Studiesby Peter T Reid

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 70.00

    The Digital Age and Local Studies examines the impact of various electronic developments, particularly the internet on local studies librarianship. The recent explosion in use of the internet has been matched by an increased interest in local, family and community history, all areas in which local studies libraries excel. The book provides practitioners... more...