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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. The FRBR Family of Conceptual Models

    Toward a Linked Bibliographic Future

    Edited by Richard P. Smiraglia, Pat Riva, Maja Žumer

    Since 1998 when FRBR (Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records) was first published by IFLA, the effort to develop and apply FRBR has been extended in many innovative and experimental directions. Papers in this volume explain and expand upon the extended family of FRBR models including...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Weaving Libraries into the Web

    OCLC 1998-2008

    Edited by Jay Jordan

    The year 1997 found the members of the OCLC (Online Computer Library Center) cooperative in an expansive mood. More than 1,000 library leaders attended the OCLC President’s Luncheon in San Francisco, where they celebrated OCLC’s 30th anniversary. There were more than 25,000 libraries participating...

    Published November 27th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Freedom of Information

    Open Access, Empty Archives?

    Edited by Andrew Flinn, Harriet Jones

    The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act has been broadly welcomed by contemporary British historians as a means of increasing access to public records within the thirty-year rule. But the benefits of this formal commitment to open government are untested, and experiences in other countries with FOI or...

    Published April 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Digital Scholarship

    Edited by Marta Mestrovic Deyrup

    Series: Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

    Collecting important original essays by librarians and archivists – all of whom are actively engaged in building digital collections – Digital Scholarship details both challenges and proven solutions in establishing, maintaining, and servicing digital scholarship in the humanities. This volume...

    Published December 11th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Medical Librarian 2.0

    Use of Web 2.0 Technologies in Reference Servics

    Edited by M. Sandra Wood

    Widespread use and acceptance of the World Wide Web in the home and office has eclipsed many other technological advances. Next-generation applications like wikis, podcasting, streaming video, virtual reference, RSS feeds, and blogs sit on the cutting edge of changes that will—and have already...

    Published October 16th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship

    Edited by M. Sandra Wood

    Get the foundational knowledge about health sciences librarianship. The general term “health sciences libraries” covers a wide range of areas beyond medical libraries, such as biomedical, nursing, allied health, pharmacy, and others. Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship provides a sound...

    Published March 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  10. Print vs. Digital

    The Future of Coexistence

    Edited by Sul H. Lee

    Libraries are currently confronted by the challenges of managing increasing amounts of electronic information. Print vs. Digital: The Future of Coexistence presents the expert perspectives of eight of America’s leading library administrators on ways to effectively manage digital flow and offers...

    Published September 25th 2007 by Routledge