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  • Catalogue 2.0by Sally Chambers

    Facet Publishing 2014; US$ 82.41

    Brings together some of the foremost international cataloguing practitioners and thought leaders, including Lorcan Dempsey, Emmanuelle Bermès, Marshall Breeding and Karen Calhoun, to provide an overview of the current state of the art of the library catalogue and look ahead to see what the library catalogue might become. more...

  • Planet Chinaby Stefan Tischler

    Diplomica Verlag 2007; US$ 30.04

    Wenn Menschen aus dem Westen versuchen China einzuordnen, so vergleichen manche es häufig mit Japan oder Südkorea. Andere mit den USA und wieder andere nennen eine Mischung aus dem kolonialen Hongkong und Osteuropa. Alle diese Vergleiche sind schlichtweg unzureichend. Schon die Tatsache, dass Raubtierkapitalismus und Kommunismus Hand in Hand gehen,... more...

  • Describing Archival Materialsby Richard Smiraglia

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Here is an informative new volume that celebrates the increasing use and influence of the MARC format for Archives and Manuscript Control (AMC). As the format and its companion, the online archival catalog, gain acceptance among archivists, several major issues evolve, including the adoption and adaptation of standards for archival control data and... more...

  • Digital Libraries and Information Accessby G. G. Chowdhury; Schubert Foo

    Facet Publishing 2013; US$ 82.41

    An authoritative and truly global exploration of current research in digital libraries and information access by internationally renowned academics. 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • The Library Catalogue as Social Space: Promoting Patron Driven Collections, Online Communities, and Enhanced Reference and Readers' Servicesby Laurel Tarulli

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 45.00

    This book is a guide to the library catalogue that all public library professionals will find enlightening and useful. Its technical services perspective provides a different point of view as compared to traditional public library literature, which is often written by frontline professionals. For example, it poses and examines this thought-provoking... 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... more...

  • Next-generation OPACsby Brad Eden

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    There have been concerted efforts by many libraries to try to reinvent or retool their clunky vendor OPACs with Web 2.0 technologies, either through new-look front-end applications, back-end softwares that integrate Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR)-like functionality, or through integration of social networking tools that users... more...