By Sascha Trültzsch-Wijnen,Alessandro Barberi,Thomas Ballhausen
By Robert P. Holley
By Margaret B. Scott,Doris P. Fennell
The booklet covers typical techniques and a few proposed ameliorations within the cataloging of either print and non-print library fabrics. sophisticated adaptations to plain tactics are made to ease the weight of catalogers and simplify using card catalogs. information on cataloging from the coaching of the writer access; description of the paintings; including of notes; tracing of catalog playing cards; and submitting are completely mentioned.
Practicing librarians and scholars of library technological know-how will locate this article very useful.
By Susanne Caro,Sam Meister,Tammy Ravas,Wendy Walker
explains why public libraries should still take digitization heavily, directory key issues that may be used to get stakeholders on board;
issues out what you need to think about ahead of venture a digitization project;
discusses copyright and different access-related issues;
indicates how public libraries are dealing with investment and discovering collaborative partners;
stocks ways in which libraries have used digitization initiatives for group outreach and to advertise collections; and
deals recommendation on advertising and media.
Many libraries around the kingdom have came upon how one can create brilliant electronic collections, and this ebook exhibits you ways you could too.
By Robert X. Browning
By Melissa Autumn Wong ,Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe
By Nancy Bolt,Jane Jerrard,Karen Strege
The ebook additionally examines what occurs whilst a personal, for-profit association takes over crucial administration initiatives and judgements of a public library, together with the results this may have on prone, shopper delight and employees, in addition to felony matters. It offers in-depth techniques for librarians who are looking to maintain keep watch over in their personal associations. entire with case reviews, information, and a worthwhile list of to-dos for libraries which are dealing with partial or whole privatization.
By C.R. Karisiddappa,P. Padhi
The world-wide-web, info consortiums and the net have prepared the ground to speak, collect and proportion wisdom at a far speedier velocity than anticipated. Availability of a number of e-resources, OSS, Institutional Repositories, net OPAC, electronic files, and the mushrooming development of data consortiums, and so on. not just permit distant entry, yet also are changing into a truth within the educational realm of India. Contextually, twenty first century librarians are dealing with unanswered questions, unsolved difficulties and new demanding situations, forcing the libraries and knowledge facilities of the nuclear global to conform new ideas and instruments, to move electronic, to develop into paperless, to beat distance barrier, to add their assets on the internet and to turn into extra versatile and adaptable to rising adjustments. therefore, the LIS execs who're in position to address such very important initiatives have a correct to obtain higher schooling, powerful educating in LIS faculties having sound infrastructural assets and reliable faculty.
This festschrift in honour of Professor K.C. Panda intends to supply a entire glance on assorted matters that form the way forward for the twenty first century libraries and their powerful administration. The editors have a powerful conviction that the wealthy event and mind of the discovered members as mirrored of their contributions would offer a superb dividend to the modern librarians, details managers and folks of library ilk.
By Nick Taylor
This booklet explains how librarians can capitalize at the growing to be curiosity and wish of consumers for aid with know-how via increasing their library's tech prone to construct group engagement and support.
• deals librarians a brand new technique to meet different clients' wishes and construct neighborhood support
• presents librarians with a number of ways—suited to varied sizes and kinds of libraries—to extend their tech services
• provides useful directions that lead readers via a step by step technique to arrive their goals
• provides counsel derived from the authors' own stories and people in their colleagues that illustrate the directives and obviously determine either what to do and blunders to avoid
By Amy Besnoy
A library needs to functionality with integrity so that it will functionality good. This ebook seems to be at a vast diversity of library capabilities during the lens of integrity and ethics. This principally unexplored zone of analysis is dealt with exceedingly good by way of the library and knowledge execs contained in those pages. This ebook addresses the moral and integrity matters that can arise within the daily workings of the library in addition issues for the moral schooling of our destiny librarians.
Within a framework in response to the moral concerns which are hooked up with info administration, this e-book examines the impression of the USA Patriot Act, library authentication and entry administration, plagiarism and social networking.
This fabric was once released within the Journal of Library Administration.