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  • Technology and Digital Preservationby Michael Seadle

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    The topic of this e-book is technological issues in long term digital archiving. The technological problems are neither intractable nor completely solved. The articles in this e-book look at specific areas in which current research is active with the goal of giving librarians a more realistic understanding of the state-of-of-the-art for digital archiving... more...

  • Bestandserhaltung audiovisueller Dokumenteby Kurt Deggeller

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 61.72

    Every year vast numbers of valuable sound recordings, films, and videos housed in public collections are unintentionally damaged or destroyed because of a lack of basic knowledge about how to properly handle these materials. Many audiovisual collections are not being stored properly and are inaccessible due to the lack of appropriate playback... more...

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

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 12.99

    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 Earthquake... more...

  • Digital Preservationby Marilyn Deegan; Simon Tanner

    Facet Publishing 2013; US$ 95.92

    Digital preservation is an issue of huge importance to the library and information profession. It is a complex issue involving many different aspects and views. This book uses case studies and examples to ground the ideas and theories in real concerns and practice. It covers key issues in digital preservation; web archiving; strategies; and more. more...

  • Practical Digital Preservationby Adrian Brown

    Facet Publishing 2014; US$ 79.92

    A practical guide to the development and operation of digital preservation services for organizations of any size. This offers an overview of best practice and provides guidance as to how to implement strategies with minimal time and resources. It is intended at the non-specialist, assuming only a basic understanding of IT and offering guidance. more...

  • Preserving Archivesby Helen Forde; Jonathan Rhys-Lewis

    Facet Publishing 2014; US$ 83.62

    A brand new and fully updated edition of this seminal work on archival preservation. This book considers the causes of threats to the basic material, outlines the preservation options available and offers flexible solutions applicable in a variety of situations. It offers a wide range of case studies and examples from international specialists. more...

  • The Impact of Digital Technology on Contemporary and Historic Newspapersby Hartmut Walravens; National Library of Singapore

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 145.96

    The papers brought together in this highly actual book are grouped around three themes. Not only the physical and digital preservation of newspapers are treated, but also the service and access models that are currently under development; examples are provided, with a focus on Southeast Asia. Moreover the dynamism of online newspapers is discussed.... more...

  • Basic Book Repair Methodsby Abraham Schechter

    ABC-CLIO 1999; US$ 45.00

    Don't throw them out-repair them! This practical manual shows you how to preserve cloth-bound library books. Schechter gives detailed instructions for the cleaning and mending of paper, book hinge repair, case and textblock reattachment, cloth rebacking, and retitling. He describes procedures chronologically and illustrates them with black-and-white... more...

  • Lecture publique et culture au Québecby Marcel Lajeunesse

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2004; US$ 29.25

    Des bibliothèques paroissiales du XIXe siècle à l'Institut canadien de Montréal en passant par la création de la première bibliothèque municipale de Montréal et de la bibliothèque Saint-Sulpice, l'auteur nous entraîne à travers les événements qui ont jalonnés le cours de... more...

  • Intermediation und Digitalisierungby Benedikt von Walter; Prof. Dr. Thomas Hess; Arnold Picot

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 51.90

    Geleitwort Digitalisierung und Internet verändern viele Branchen, die Medienbranche vielleicht am stärksten. Inhalte wurden bislang durch traditionelle Unternehmen (Verlage, Agenturen, Programmanbietern in Rundfunk und Fernsehen usw. ) von den Produzenten (Autoren, Filmemacher, Musiker usw. ) an die Konsumenten vermittelt, wobei die Inhalte teilweise... more...