E-books: Information Science

  • Invisible Search and Online Search Engines: The Ubiquity of Search in Everyday Life book cover

    Invisible Search and Online Search Engines

    The Ubiquity of Search in Everyday Life, 1st Edition

    By Jutta Haider, Olof Sundin

    Invisible Search and Online Search Engines considers the use of search engines in contemporary everyday life and the challenges this poses for media and information literacy. Looking for mediated information is mostly done online and arbitrated by the various tools and devices that people carry…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge

  • GDPR: How To Achieve and Maintain Compliance book cover

    GDPR

    How To Achieve and Maintain Compliance, 1st Edition

    By Mark Foulsham, Brian Hitchen, Andrew Denley

    Following the implementation of the new General Data Protect Regulation on 25 May 2018, organizations should now be fully compliant with their national interpretation of this far-reaching data protection standard. The reality is that most are not; whether through their inappropriate use of online…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Big Data for Managers: Creating Value book cover

    Big Data for Managers

    Creating Value, 1st Edition

    By Atal Malviya, Mike Malmgren

    In today’s fast growing digital world, the web, mobile, social networks and other digital platforms are producing enormous amounts of data that hold intelligence and valuable information. Correctly used it has the power to create sustainable value in different forms for businesses. The commonly…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • The New Public Library: Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century book cover

    The New Public Library

    Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By R. Thomas Hille

    The New Public Library is an in-depth design study of an exemplary collection of recent public libraries, and the historical precedents that have informed and inspired their development. An introductory overview presents seven critical themes that characterize public library design, past and…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • Creating Smart Cities book cover

    Creating Smart Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudio Coletta, Leighton Evans, Liam Heaphy, Rob Kitchin

    In cities around the world, digital technologies are utilized to manage city services and infrastructures, to govern urban life, to solve urban issues and to drive local and regional economies. While "smart city" advocates are keen to promote the benefits of smart urbanism – increased efficiency,…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Law Librarians Abroad book cover

    Law Librarians Abroad

    1st Edition

    By Janet Sinder

    Gain an international perspective on law library practices and precedents!Because law librarianship is an increasingly international field, working and learning abroad can enrich you culturally and professionally. Whether you visit for a few weeks or move halfway across the world for a year or more…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Managing Cataloging and the Organization of Information: Philosophies, Practices and Challenges at the Onset of the 21st Century book cover

    Managing Cataloging and the Organization of Information

    Philosophies, Practices and Challenges at the Onset of the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Ruth C Carter

    Discover how librarians around the world are responding to the new demands of a fast-changing profession!More computers and fewer staff, more types of resources to catalog and less time in which to study them--these are the problems librarians are facing at the dawn of a new millennium. Managing…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Puzzles and Essays from 'The Exchange': Tricky Reference Questions book cover

    Puzzles and Essays from 'The Exchange'

    Tricky Reference Questions, 1st Edition

    By Charles R Anderson

    Who said that? When did that happen? Where the heck does that thing come from? Was that French, or what? What's that supposed to mean?For 35 years, librarians in the United States and other countries sent puzzles they could not solve locally to “The Exchange,” a…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Law Library Collection Development in the Digital Age book cover

    Law Library Collection Development in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Gordon Russell, Michael Chiorazzi

    While the digital revolution has touched every aspect of law librarianship, perhaps nowhere has the effect been more profound than in the area of collection development. Many of the materials law libraries traditionally collected in print form are now available in electronic format. Digital…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • The Twenty-First Century Art Librarian book cover

    The Twenty-First Century Art Librarian

    1st Edition

    By Terrie Wilson

    Meet the challenge of operating a successful art library! The Twenty-First Century Art Librarian examines the unique challenges and vital administrative issues that are at the forefront of current art librarianship. Librarians working in a variety of settings (art, academics, architecture, visual…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Out-of-Print and Special Collection Materials: Acquisition and Purchasing Options book cover

    Out-of-Print and Special Collection Materials

    Acquisition and Purchasing Options, 1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    An invaluable how-to for librarians and archivists--inside insights from leading collectors!This essential guide to the acquisition process covers every aspect of the search for hard-to-find materials. Out-of-Print and Special Collection Materials: Acquisition and Purchasing Options is a handbook…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery in the Larger Academic Library: A Guide for University, Research, and Larger Public Libraries book cover

    Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery in the Larger Academic Library

    A Guide for University, Research, and Larger Public Libraries, 1st Edition

    By Lee Andrew Hilyer

    The perfect introduction to interlibrary loan!Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery in the Larger Academic Library is primarily a practical handbook for library staff members who are new to interlibrary loan, the suggestions and resources it contains will also be valuable to experienced…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

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