Library and Information Science

A Guide to Key Literature and Sources

Author: Michael F. Bemis

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838911854

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

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This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library science, covering recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. In addition to compiling an invaluable list of sources, Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information science, cataloging, reference work, and library architecture Encompasses encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, photographic surveys, statistical publications, and numerous electronic sources, all categorized by subject Offers appendixes detailing leading professional organizations and publishers of library and information science literature This comprehensive bibliography of English-language resources on librarianship, the only one of its kind, will prove invaluable to scholars, students, and anyone working in the field.
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Library and Information Science

Parameters and Perspectives

Author: Joyce McIntosh

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466562021

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 316

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Library and Information Science: Parameters and Perspectives focuses on how libraries function today, covering the most significant aspects of the field. The book includes chapters on the digitization of library materials, how technology has changed the role of libraries and librarians, Google’s book and information applications, library user fees, customer service in the library, teaching information literacy and research skills, and more. Readers receive a broad understanding of the roles and functions of libraries and librarians today.
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Historical Studies in Information Science

Author: Trudi Bellardo Hahn,Michael Keeble Buckland

Publisher: Information Today, Inc.

ISBN: 9781573870627

Category: Computers

Page: 326

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The field of information science has a broad history spanning nearly a century. "Historical Studies in Information Science focuses on the progression of this dynamic and evolving industry by looking at some of its pioneers. This informative volume concentrates on the following areas: Historiography of Information Science; Paul Otlet and His Successors; Techniques, Tools, and Systems; People and Organizations; Theoretical Topics; and Literature.
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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, Second Edition -

Author: Miriam Drake

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780824720780

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 800

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A revitalized version of the popular classic, the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, Second Edition targets new and dynamic movements in the distribution, acquisition, and development of print and online media-compiling articles from more than 450 information specialists on topics including program planning in the digital era, recruitment, information management, advances in digital technology and encoding, intellectual property, and hardware, software, database selection and design, competitive intelligence, electronic records preservation, decision support systems, ethical issues in information, online library instruction, telecommuting, and digital library projects.
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Library And Information Science

Author: D.K. Pandey

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 9788126901814

Category:

Page: 272

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Once In Decade A Book Is Designed And Published, Mastering Which, Readers May Feel Master Of The Subject. With The Vast Experience Of Library Science And Its Management, The Author Presents Such A Book Which Is Complete In Its Aspects And Approach. It Covers The Course Prescribed In The University Grants Commission For The Net Examination For Library Science In Particular And Other Subjects Like General Studies And Other Information In General, In A Comprehensive Yet Brief Format.The Book Is Also Helpful In Various Entrance Examinations For The Post Of Librarian In J.N.V., K.V. And Other Government Organisations With Lucidity Of Narration, Examples Of Multifacet, Analytical Presentation, Integral Approach To The Problem Solving Matters And Actual Questions Asked In The Ugc-Net Examination. It Contains More Than 2500 Solved Questions Of The Last One Decade, I.E., 1991-2000. It Is An Ideal Book For The Library Science Aspirants Of The Ugc-Net Examination. Comprehensive Guidance Is Another Feature Of The Book Which Acts As A Catalyst For Those Aspirants Who Wish To Come Out With Flying Colour In Qualifying Ugc-Net Examination.
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Alternative Library Literature, 2000-2001

A Biennial Anthology

Author: Sanford Berman,James P. Danky

Publisher: McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub

ISBN: 9780786413133

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 229

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This highly acclaimed biennial (the best of alternative library journalism--Library Journal) provides a reminder of the roots of librarianship and a prod to a profession that sometimes threatens to extirpate them. People/Work, Women, Censorship/Human Rights/Peace, Kids, Alternatives, Service/Advocacy/Empowerment, Multiculturalism/Third World, and Cyberspace/Virtual Libraries are the topics covered, with writings from Nancy Kranich, Earl Lee, Charles Willett, Toni Samek, Chris Dodge and others.
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Information Market Guide

Commission Of The European Communities

Author: DIANE Publishing Company

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 0788119095

Category: Computers

Page: 577

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An inventory of information products and services available on the European Information Services Market. Points out the differences/advantages of the online database compared to the printed version which is in front of you.
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