The Small Library A Guide to the Collection and Care of Books

The Small Library  A Guide to the Collection and Care of Books

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Author: James Duff Brown

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 0526060409

Category: History

Page: 160

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
Categories: History

Small Libraries

Small Libraries

Considered one of the best basic guides to starting and operating a small library, this concise book offers practical guidance in the development of library services, resource collections and user policies.

Author: Donald J. Sager

Publisher: Alleyside Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105028579691

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 100

View: 252

Considered one of the best basic guides to starting and operating a small library, this concise book offers practical guidance in the development of library services, resource collections and user policies. It includes clear examples and creative solutions to common problems, leavened with seasoned insight from the "Frugal Librarian". Topics include: -- planning library facilities and service -- effective operating procedures -- organizing materials to improve accessibility -- low cost methods of processing materials -- where and how to find additional resources -- reference services -- developing the library's human resources -- promoting and evaluating the small library -- developing partnerships with other libraries and organizations -- using computers and the Internet to save time, improve service and keep the staff current -- resources and tips for special library types -- applying new national standards to improve user services -- evaluating the design of the physical library. Includes useful websites and a library promotion calendar.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Automating the Small Library

Automating the Small Library

This is an overview of computer applications appropriate to small libraries - those institutions without the funding or staff to implement large, comprehensive systems.

Author: William Saffady

Publisher: Chicago : Library Administration and Management Association, American Library Association

ISBN: UOM:39015022059359

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 11

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This is an overview of computer applications appropriate to small libraries - those institutions without the funding or staff to implement large, comprehensive systems. The author sketches out a general description of essential elements involved in automating aspects of library work as he describes the characteristics and capabilities of automated products and services in six broad application areas: circulation control, descriptive cataloging, online catalogue access, reference service, acquisitions and serials control, and library administration. The discussion briefly indicates the scope of automation and describes prevalent approaches in each area, citing examples of representative products and services where appropriate.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Periodicals for the Small Library

Periodicals for the Small Library

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Author: Walter Frank Keller

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 052655228X

Category:

Page: 34

View: 922

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
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Organization of the Small Library

Organization of the Small Library

Author: Gaylord Bros., Syracuse, N.Y.

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015035085995

Category: Library science

Page: 16

View: 243

Categories: Library science

Young Adult Services in the Small Library

Young Adult Services in the Small Library

Young Adult Services addresses the challenges faced by small libraries in providing services to young adults, those patrons between 12 and 18 years of age, in a rapidly changing world.

Author: Lesley S. J. Farmer

Publisher: Chicago : Library Administration and Management Association, American Library Association

ISBN: 0838957498

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 11

View: 708

Young Adult Services addresses the challenges faced by small libraries in providing services to young adults, those patrons between 12 and 18 years of age, in a rapidly changing world.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Technical Services in the Small Library

Technical Services in the Small Library

Author: Harvey E. Hahn

Publisher: Chicago, IL : American Library Association

ISBN: UOM:39015019801664

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 10

View: 505

Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Automation and the Small Library

Automation and the Small Library

Author: Kenneth John Bierman

Publisher: Chicago : Library Administration and Management Association, American Library Association

ISBN: UOM:39015018624810

Category: Libraries

Page: 9

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Categories: Libraries

Time Management in the Small Library

Time Management in the Small Library

Author: Andrew Berner

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Special Libraries Association

ISBN: UOM:39015029845420

Category: Library administration

Page: 102

View: 781

Categories: Library administration

Planning the Small Library Facility

Planning the Small Library Facility

Encompassing planning and design considerations for facilities housing small libraries of all types, from school libraries to hospital libraries, this text discusses the planning constraints that may occur when a library is housed or ...

Author: Anders Dahlgren

Publisher: Chicago : Library Administration and Management Association, American Library Association

ISBN: UOM:39015041747364

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 27

View: 103

Encompassing planning and design considerations for facilities housing small libraries of all types, from school libraries to hospital libraries, this text discusses the planning constraints that may occur when a library is housed or planned as one compone
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Organization of the Small Public Library

The Organization of the Small Public Library

A la cabeza de la portada : Unesco- Bibliografia : p. 63-66.

Author: Ingeborg Heintze

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3939085

Category: Library administration

Page: 66

View: 323

A la cabeza de la portada : Unesco- Bibliografia : p. 63-66.
Categories: Library administration

Collection Development in the Small Library

Collection Development in the Small Library

Author: Marianne K. Cassell

Publisher: Chicago : Library Administration and Management Association, American Library Association

ISBN: UOM:39015082972731

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 12

View: 305

Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Small Library Manager s Handbook

The Small Library Manager s Handbook

It covers the everyday nuts-and-bolts operations that all librarians must perform. This handbook, written by experts who are small librarians themselves, will help all small librarians to do multiple jobs at the same time.

Author: Alice Graves

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781442230149

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 312

View: 200

The Small Library Manager’s Handbook is for librarians working in all types of small libraries. It covers the everyday nuts-and-bolts operations that all librarians must perform. This handbook, written by experts who are small librarians themselves, will help all small librarians to do multiple jobs at the same time.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines