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Library and Museum Studies

  • The Museum Manager's Compendiumby John W. Jacobsen

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 80.50

    The Museum Manager’s Compendium: 101 Essential Tools and Resources is a treasure trove of definitions, processes, menus, samples and categories that distill half a century of museum experience by many museum innovators. It is a must-own reference book for every museum manager and planner responsible for decisions. more...

  • Comics, Graphic Novels, and Mangaby Randall Bonser

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 42.50

    This book provides a history of comic books, graphic novels, and manga, detailing the origins of each and providing an overview of their significance to young adult readers. more...

  • Managing Library Technologyby Carson Block

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 36.00

    This guide will help library managers understand the underpinnings of technology and how to powerfully manage tech to serve patrons and staff alike. You’ll find easy-to-follow exercises and tools that have been tested in real-world situations. Step-by-step instructions for crucial processes including technology planning are included. more...

  • The Library Staff Development Handbookby Mary Grace Flaherty

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 42.50

    Using examples, tips, suggestions for resources, samples, and anecdotes from a wide variety of library practitioners and settings, The Library Staff Development Handbook shows how to create an environment that nurtures individuals while encouraging staff opportunities in order to generate optimal institutional performance. more...

  • The Anatomy of a Museumby Steven Miller

    Wiley 2017; US$ 94.95 US$ 85.46

    Written by a museum professional and based on a course taught for many years, The Anatomy of a Museum is an engaging and accessible volume that provides a unique insider’s guide to what museums are and how they operate. An insider’s view of the rarefied world of the museum that provides a refreshing and unique account of the reality... more...

  • The United States Government Internet Directory 2017by Mary Meghan Ryan

    Bernan Press 2017; US$ 71.00

    The United States Government Internet Directory serves as a guide to the changing landscape of government information online. The Directory is an indispensable guidebook for anyone who is looking for official U.S. government resources on the Web. more...

  • The Cambridge Companion to the Graphic Novelby Stephen E. Tabachnick

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 22.00

    This Companion examines the evolution of comic books into graphic novels and the development of this art form globally. more...

  • Five Hundred Years of Printingby S. H. Steinberg; Beatrice Warde

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 14.95

    Scholarly and highly readable survey traces the industry from its 15th-century beginnings through the technical advances of the 20th century. Explores associations between printing and education, language, and literature. more...

  • Rogues' Galleryby Philip Hook

    Profile Books 2017; US$ 26.65

    Philip Hook takes the lid off the world of art dealing to reveal the brilliance, cunning, greed and daring of its practitioners. In a richly anecdotal narrative he describes the rise and occasional fall of the extraordinary men and women who over the centuries have made it their business to sell art to kings, merchants, nobles, entrepreneurs and... more...

  • Future-Proofing the Newsby Kathleen A. Hansen; Nora Paul

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 33.00

    Future-Proofing the News: Preserving the First Draft of History examines the history and technology of news reporting in the U.S. and focuses on the decisions that aided or hindered future access. Changing formats of news delivery, business enterprises, and laws have had profound impacts on the ability to find and learn from records of the past.... more...