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  1. 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

  2. Serials Collection Management in Recessionary Times

    Edited by Karen G. Lawson

    Strategic planning, collaboration, continual stewardship, best practices, and re-engineering can provide librarians with a toolkit of innovative strategies that meets the worst of economic times with bold, persistent experimentation. This book covers the implications for libraries of a broad range...

    Published February 17th 2011 by Routledge

  3. ASLIB Directory of Information Sources in the United Kingdom

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications


    First published in 1928, the ASLIB Directory is the leading information sources reference work on organizations of all kinds. Now published in its sixteenth edition, the title's diversity is reflected by the wide spectrum of entries. The Directory is widely regarded as the best publication of...

    Published November 28th 2010 by Routledge

  4. A Guide to Outsourcing Records Management

    By Jane Proffitt

    Outsourcing is a global phenomenon that has enjoyed rapid growth over recent years, evidenced by the proliferation of outsourcing service providers in all areas of business. The concept centres on businesses and organizations divesting themselves of essential, but non-core, business activities and,...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Assessing Information Needs in the Age of the Digital Consumer

    3rd Edition

    By David Nicholas, Eti Herman

    Aiming at ensuring that everyone obtains the rich rewards available in today's information-centred society, this book seeks to provide a systematic method for the understanding, appreciation and evaluation of information needs, which alone can guarantee the value of information to the consumer....

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Serials Binding

    A Simple and Complete Guidebook to Processes

    By Irma Nicola

    Serials Binding: A Simple and Complete Guidebook to Processes presents all the step-by-step information needed to begin a journal binding project. This essential handbook provides novice faculty and staff beginning bindery programs at any school or library with a useful history of binding, work...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Third Edition (Print Version)

    Edited by Marcia J. Bates, Mary Niles Maack

    Available in print or as an online subscription, this third edition of the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences reflects the growing convergence among the several disciplines that concern themselves with information and the cultural record. Covered are archives, museum...

    Published December 16th 2009 by CRC Press

  8. Bridging the Gap

    Connecting Users to Digital Contents

    Edited by Sul H. Lee

    The amount of digital information that libraries need to manage effectively for the benefit of users is constantly increasing. This book discusses in detail how library administrators can better handle this growing abundance of information, as well as effective ways to allow library users easy...

    Published August 18th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Career Paths and Career Development of Business Librarians

    Edited by Diane Zabel

    Contributors provide insights about business librarianship in various types of institutions, explore traditional and non-traditional career paths in business librarianship, and discuss numerous strategies for professional growth (from earning an MBA degree to working abroad). Among the topics...

    Published April 14th 2009 by Routledge