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  • Looking for Information
    Looking for Information (English, Hardback) Jens-Erik Mai

    The 4th edition of this popular text presents a comprehensive review of over a century of research on information behavior. It is intended for students in information studies and disciplines interested in research on information activities. Now co-authored, this new text includes significant structural and content changes from earlier editions.

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  • Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums
    Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums (English, Paperback) Edward M. Corrado, Heather Moulaison Sandy

    This new edition of Digital Preservation in Libraries, Archives, and Museums is the most current, complete guide to digital preservation available today. The book is divided into four parts: 1.Situating Digital Preservation, 2.Management Aspects, 3.Technology Aspects, and 4.Content-Related Aspects. Digital Preservation will answer questions that you might not have even known you had, leading to more successful digital preservation initiatives.

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  • Discover Digital Libraries
    Discover Digital Libraries (English, Hardback) Iris Xie, Krystyna Matusiak

    Discover Digital Libraries: Theory and Practice is a book that integrates both research and practice concerning digital library development, use, preservation, and evaluation. The combination of current research and practical guidelines is a unique strength of this book. The authors bring in-depth expertise on different digital library issues and synthesize theoretical and practical perspectives...

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  • The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu
    The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu (English, Hardback) Joshua Hammer

    To save precious centuries-old Arabic texts from Al Qaeda, a band of librarians in Timbuktu pulls off a brazen heist worthy of Ocean's Eleven.

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  • Children's Literature in Action
    Children's Literature in Action (English, Paperback) Sylvia M. Vardell

    Looking for a practitioner-oriented intro to literature for children ages 5-12? This book covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the best books and materials as well as for planning fun and effective programs and activities.

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  • Crash Course in Contemporary Reference
    Crash Course in Contemporary Reference (English, Paperback) Francisca Goldsmith

    A fresh, detailed, and thoughtful examination of reference services in the context of evolving community information needs and habits, a changing technological landscape, and new search strategies.• Offers librarians new to reference services an easy-to-follow, up-to-date, and complete overview of the field in practical terms• Provides current information that will help librarians keep abreast...

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  • Cataloging Library Resources
    Cataloging Library Resources (English, Paperback) Marie Keen Shaw

    While there are many cataloging texts, very few are written specifically for library support staff. This is the one and only book purposefully aligned with the new American Library Association - Library Support Staff Certification (LSSC) competency standards for Cataloging and Classification.

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  • ITIL Service Lifecycle Publication Suite 2011
    ITIL Service Lifecycle Publication Suite 2011 (English, Paperback) Great Britain: Cabinet Office

    This pack contains one copy of five titles: ITIL service design (ISBN 9780113313051); ITIL service operation (ISBN 9780113313075); ITIL service strategy (ISBN 9780113313044); ITIL service transition (ISBN 9780113313068); ITIL continual service improvement (ISBN 9780113313082). On covers and title pages: ITIL. Best management practice

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  • The Organization of Information
    The Organization of Information (English, Hardback) Arlene G. Taylor, Daniel N. Joudrey

    Articulates the theory, principles, standards, and tools behind information organization. Following an overview of the concept and its role in human endeavours, this book provides a discussion of such basic retrieval tools as inventories, bibliographies, catalogues, indexes, finding aids, registers, databases, and major bibliographic utilities.

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  • Concise Guide to Information Literacy
    Concise Guide to Information Literacy (English, Paperback) Scott Lanning

    This concise but information-packed text helps high school students in upper grade levels and lower division college and university students quickly master the basics of information literacy.? Serves school and academic librarians and others in teaching basic information literacy skills to students? Helps students learn how to find, analyze, use, and process information quickly and efficiently?...

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  • Too Much to Know
    Too Much to Know (English, Paperback) Ann M. Blair

    Examines methods of information management in ancient and medieval Europe as well as the Islamic world and China, focusing on the organization, composition, and reception of Latin reference books in print in early modern Europe.

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  • Improbable Libraries
    Improbable Libraries (Paperback) Alex Johnson

    Featuring the history and future of the 21st-century library, this book includes seven thematic chapters, each consisting of a brief essay followed by illustrated project profiles.

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  • Research Strategies
    Research Strategies (English, Paperback) William Badke $21.62
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  • The School Library Manager
    The School Library Manager (English, Paperback) Blanche Woolls, Ann C. Weeks

    This very readable text is updated to encompass the new role of school librarians in managing the digital world in libraries.

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  • Information Services to Diverse Populations
    Information Services to Diverse Populations (English, Paperback) Nicole A. Cooke

    Filling a gap in the existing library and information science literature, this book consolidates recent research and best practices to address the need for diversity and social justice in the training and education of LIS professionals.

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  • How to Resist
    How to Resist (English, Hardback) Matthew Bolton

    "This extraordinary book is the roadmap for a new kind of effective activism."' -- Brian Eno...

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  • Cataloging and Classification
    Cataloging and Classification (English, Paperback) Lois Mai Chan, Athena Salaba

    The fourth edition of the late Lois Mai Chan's classic Cataloging and Classification covers the analysis and representation of methods used in describing, organizing, and providing access to resources made available in or through libraries. Completely updated to incorporate the changes that have occurred during the interval between the third and fourth editions, this book is the standard text for the teaching and understanding of cataloging and classification.

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  • Card Catalog, The
    Card Catalog, The (English, Hardback) Library of Congress

    The Card Catalog highlights the literary treasures in the Library of Congress's immense collection.

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  • Teaching Google Scholar
    Teaching Google Scholar (English, Paperback) Paige Alfonzo

    Teaching Google Scholar in your library instructional sessions can increase students' information and digital literacy skills. Students' familiarity with Google Scholar's interface works to the instructor's advantage and allows more time to address students' information needs and teach foundational information literacy skills and less time teaching a new database with a less-intuitive database interface. Teaching Google Scholar: A Practical Guide for Librarians will illustrate instructional methods and incorporate step-by-step guides and examples for teaching Google Scholar.

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  • Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian
    Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian (English, Paperback) Jamie M. Gray

    Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian: How to Get Things Done Right the First Time will help you recognize and implement specific behaviors and actions to successfully drive projects forward, institute new services or revamp old ones, and establish key relationships both inside and outside of the library. It features practical tips for each topic area.

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