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  • The Preservation Management Handbookby Ross Harvey; Martha R. Mahard

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 94.99

    Cultural heritage professionals ? museum curators, museum professionals, archivists and librarians ? work with their specialized knowledge to prioritize the needs of their collections. Preservation managers draw on experts in climate control, fire safety, pest management and more in developing the large overview of a collection and its needs. And... more...

  • 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...

  • Intermediation und Digitalisierungby Benedikt Walter

    Springer Fachmedien 2007; US$ 69.99

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  • Die Bücherfeindeby William Blades; Hektor Haarkötter; Hektor Haarkötter; Hektor Haarkötter

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2013; US$ 13.87

    Feuer und Wasser, Gas und Hitze, Staub und Vernachlässigung, Ignoranz und Engstirnigkeit: Bücher können auf vielerlei Art zu Schaden kommen. William Blades schildert voller Humor und Liebe zum Buch die zahllosen Gefahren. Dabei sind es nicht nur Naturkatastrophen und politische Umwälzungen, die ganze Bibliotheken vernichten. Oft richten gerade die... more...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Web Archivingby Julien Masanès

    Springer 2007; US$ 99.00

    Covers issues related to building, using and preserving Web archives both from the computer scientist and librarian viewpoints. This book presents practitioners with an overview of methods, tools and standards they need for their activities. It is also useful for researchers as well as advanced students in computer science. more...

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

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 168.00

    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 A. Schechter

    ABC-CLIO 1999; US$ 63.00

    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...