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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 142 new and published books in the subject of Librarianship — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Shared Print Repositories

    Working Together on Library Collections

    Edited by Karen S. Fischer, Faye A. Chadwell

    This book address the growing endeavours of shared print repositories and programs in academic libraries, representing a global perspective with authors from Canada, Australia, Great Britain, and the United States. It illustrates the complicated processes and challenges of coordinating selection,...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Functional Future for Bibliographic Control

    Transitioning into new communities of practice and awareness

    Edited by Shawne D. Miksa

    The quest to evolve bibliographic control to an equal or greater standing within the current information environment is on-going. As information organizers we are working in a time where information and communication technology (ICT) has pushed our status quo to its limits and where innovation...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Feather, Paul Sturges

    The International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science was published to widespread acclaim in 1996, and has become the major reference work in the field. This eagerly awaited new edition has been fully revised and updated to take full account of the many and radical changes which have...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Cataloging Collaborations and Partnerships

    Edited by Rebecca L. Mugridge

    Cataloging Collaborations and Partnerships provides the reader with many examples of successful methods in which libraries have collaborated with each other to achieve common goals. Addressing a variety of cataloging and managerial challenges in national, public, academic, and international...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Discovery Tools: The Next Generation of Library Research

    Edited by John S. Spencer, Christopher Millson-Martula

    Discovery tools are now becoming more common in the academic library landscape, and more products are now available from vendors. While librarians are advocating and promoting their use by students and faculty, they are also evaluating their searching capabilities, their usefulness, and on-going...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Translation and Web Searching

    By Vanessa Enríquez Raído

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    The book presents a comprehensive study of various cognitive and affective aspects of web searching for translation problem solving. Research into the use of the web as an external aid of consultation has frequently occupied a secondary position in the investigation of translation processes. The...

    Published August 1st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Repackaging Libraries for Survival

    Climbing Out of the Box

    Edited by Sul H. Lee

    Research libraries face many challenges in today’s declining economy. The essays in this book explore these challenges and were originally delivered at a conference entitled "Climbing Out of the Box: Repackaging Libraries for Survival," sponsored by the University of Oklahoma Libraries and held...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Business Librarianship and Entrepreneurship Outreach

    Edited by Karen MacDonald, Hal Kirkwood

    The changing landscape of business information has created opportunities for business librarians to move beyond being reactive to business information needs to become proactive participants in business development and entrepreneurship instruction. Libraries are no longer only repositories of books...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Cooperative Cataloging

    Shared Effort for the Benefit of All

    Edited by Rebecca Mugridge

    Written by some of the most experienced practitioners and managers in the field of cataloging, this collection examines cooperative cataloging activities in its many forms. Containing both case studies and research studies, as well as opinion pieces, it explores the benefits and cost-effectiveness...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Twenty-first Century Metadata Operations

    Challenges, Opportunities, Directions

    Edited by Bradford Lee Eden

    It has long been apparent to academic library administrators that the current technical services operations within libraries need to be redirected and refocused in terms of both format priorities and human resources. A number of developments and directions have made this reorganization imperative,...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge