The Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion

A Basic Guide for Library Staff

Author: John J. Burke

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838914268

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 232

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Informed by a large-scale survey of librarians across the spectrum of institution types, this guide will be a true technology companion to novices and seasoned LIS professionals alike.
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Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion

A Basic Guide for Library Staff

Author: John J. Burke

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838946429

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Informed by a large-scale survey of librarians across the spectrum of institution types, this guide will be a true technology companion to readers at all experience levels.
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Public Library Administration Transformed

Developing the Organization and Empowering Users

Author: Karen Starr,Patrick Ragains

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 153810640X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 290

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As society struggles with issues related to the scope and effectiveness of government, librarians must ask, “How and why will communities support public libraries in the future?” This book covers public library administration in a comprehensive and detailed manner.
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Keeping Up with Emerging Technologies: Best Practices for Information Professionals

Author: Nicole Hennig

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440854416

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 177

View: 2883

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The ever-increasing acceleration of technological change demands that today's information professionals and educators not only be constantly acquiring new knowledge and skills, but also that they cultivate the ability to make sound judgments on which technologies to embrace. If you are grappling with information overload and wondering how you can keep up, this guide is for you. • Helps information specialists create a strategy for keeping up with new technologies and for making informed judgments on which technologies to test and integrate into library services • Provides ideas for designing curriculum for an education technology specialist career track in library school • Gives those who are preparing to interview for a technology specialist position a reliable guide for professional growth • Identifies which types of resources are most helpful for keeping up with new technologies
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Introduction to Public Librarianship, Third Edition

Author: Kathleen de la Pena McCook,Jenny S. Bossaller,Felton Thomas Jr.

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 083891506X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 432

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Put simply, there is no text about public librarianship more rigorous or comprehensive than McCook's survey. Now, the REFORMA Lifetime Achievement Award-winning author has teamed up with noted public library scholar and advocate Bossaller to update and expand her work to incorporate the field's renewed emphasis on outcomes and transformation. This "essential tool" (Library Journal) remains the definitive handbook on this branch of the profession. It covers every aspect of the public library, from its earliest history through its current incarnation on the cutting edge of the information environment, including statistics, standards, planning, evaluations, and results;legal issues, funding, and politics;organization, administration, and staffing;all aspects of library technology, from structure and infrastructure to websites and makerspaces;adult services, youth services, and children's services;associations, state library agencies, and other professional organizations;global perspectives on public libraries; andadvocacy, outreach, and human rights. Exhaustively researched and expansive in its scope, this benchmark text continues to serve both LIS students and working professionals.
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American Book Publishing Record

BPR cumulative

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 3937

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An annual cumulation of American book production as cataloged by the Library of Congress and recorded both in Weekly Record and in monthly issues of American Book Publishing Record.
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