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  • 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...

  • Special Sections on ALIA 2008 and MTSR 2007by David Raitt

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    This e-book contains papers from both the Second International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR '07) and the 2008 Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) conference. The MTSR conference focuses on the meeting point between Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence and Information Science, while ALIA's themes... more...

  • Wirkungsvolle Präsentationen von und in Projektenby Justus Engelfried; Sebastian Zahn

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.95

    Das Buch zeigt welche Rolle Präsentationen in Projekten einnehmen und welche Elemente eine erfolgreiche Präsentation kennzeichnen. Kenntnisse über die Aufnahme, Verarbeitung und Speicherung von Informationen, Denkstile, Aspekte der Wahrnehmung und die Art und Weise, wie der Mensch Informationen verarbeitet und lernt, werden erläutert.... more...

  • Planet Chinaby Stefan Tischler

    Diplomica Verlag 2007; US$ 36.42

    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...

  • The Turnby Peter Ingwersen; Kalervo Järvelin

    Springer 2006; US$ 149.00

    The Turn analyzes the research of information seeking and retrieval (IS&R) and proposes a new direction of integrating research in these two areas: the fields should turn off their separate and narrow paths and construct a new avenue of research. An essential direction for this avenue is context as given in the subtitle Integration of Information Seeking... more...

  • The Library Catalogue as Social Spaceby Laurel Tarulli

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 40.00

    Emphasizing the advantages of working together and exploring the future of library services in an online, socially connected world, this exciting book shows how all public library professionals can take advantage of our strongest community and information tool?the library catalogue. 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...

  • Works as Entities for Information Retrievalby Richard Smiraglia

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 58.95

    In this book, librarians and scholars from around the world come together to address the issue of focusing on known-item identification and retrieval vs. collocation and retrieval of works in the construction of catalogs. Works as Entities for Information Retrieval examines domain-specific research about works and the problems inherent in their representation... 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...

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

    Facet Publishing 2013; US$ 79.92

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