E-books: Information Science

  • Science and the Internet: Communicating Knowledge in a Digital Age book cover

    Science and the Internet

    Communicating Knowledge in a Digital Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan G Gross, Jonathan Buehl

    First Published in 2017. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an Informa company.…

    eBook – 2016-12-05

  • Socialbots and Their Friends: Digital Media and the Automation of Sociality book cover

    Socialbots and Their Friends

    Digital Media and the Automation of Sociality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Gehl, Maria Bakardjieva

    Many users of the Internet are aware of bots: automated programs that work behind the scenes to come up with search suggestions, check the weather, filter emails, or clean up Wikipedia entries. More recently, a new software robot has been making its presence felt in social media sites such as…

    eBook – 2016-12-01

  • Doing Digital Humanities: Practice, Training, Research book cover

    Doing Digital Humanities

    Practice, Training, Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Constance Crompton, Richard J Lane, Ray Siemens

    Digital Humanities is rapidly evolving as a significant approach to/method of teaching, learning and research across the humanities. This is a first-stop book for people interested in getting to grips with digital humanities whether as a student or a professor. The book offers a practical guide to…

    eBook – 2016-09-13

  • Information Technology Law book cover

    Information Technology Law

    5th Edition

    By Uta Kohl, Andrew Charlesworth

    The fifth edition of Information Technology Law continues to be dedicated to a detailed analysis of and commentary on the latest developments within this burgeoning field of law. It provides an essential read for all those interested in the interface between law and technology and the effect of new…

    eBook – 2016-08-25

  • Airline Industry: Poised for Disruptive Innovation? book cover

    Airline Industry

    Poised for Disruptive Innovation?, 1st Edition

    By Nawal K. Taneja

    Many business sectors have been, and are being, forced to compete with new competitors-disrupters of some sort-who have found new ways to create and deliver new value for customers often through the use of technology that is coupled with a new underlying production or business model, and/or a broad…

    eBook – 2016-06-23

  • Curating Oral Histories: From Interview to Archive book cover

    Curating Oral Histories

    From Interview to Archive, 2nd Edition

    By Nancy MacKay

    For the past ten years, Nancy MacKay’s Curating Oral Histories (2006) has been the one-stop shop for librarians, curators, program administrators, and project managers who are involved in turning an oral history interview into a primary research document, available for use in a repository. In this…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Practicing Oral History

  • User Experience in Libraries: Applying Ethnography and Human-Centred Design book cover

    User Experience in Libraries

    Applying Ethnography and Human-Centred Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andy Priestner, Matt Borg

    Modern library services can be incredibly complex. Much more so than their forebears, modern librarians must grapple daily with questions of how best to implement innovative new services, while also maintaining and updating the old. The efforts undertaken are immense, but how best to evaluate their…

    eBook – 2016-05-23

  • Using the Engineering Literature book cover

    Using the Engineering Literature

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Bonnie A. Osif

    With the encroachment of the Internet into nearly all aspects of work and life, it seems as though information is everywhere. However, there is information and then there is correct, appropriate, and timely information. While we might love being able to turn to Wikipedia for encyclopedia-like…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Current Research on Information Technologies and Society: Papers from the 2013 Meetings of the American Sociological Association book cover

    Current Research on Information Technologies and Society

    Papers from the 2013 Meetings of the American Sociological Association, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Earl, Katrina Kimport

    Research on communication and information technologies is of growing importance to sociology and the interdisciplinary examination of communication and (new) media. This volume includes eight chapters examining recent developments in the field, illustrating the maturation, vibrancy, and diversity…

    eBook – 2016-03-17

  • Cataloging Collaborations and Partnerships book cover

    Cataloging Collaborations and Partnerships

    1st Edition

    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…

    eBook – 2016-03-16

  • Discovery Tools: The Next Generation of Library Research book cover

    Discovery Tools: The Next Generation of Library Research

    1st Edition

    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…

    eBook – 2016-03-16

  • Information Theft Prevention: Theory and Practice book cover

    Information Theft Prevention

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Romanus Okeke, Mahmood Shah

    As retail businesses migrate to the digital realm, internal information theft incidents continue to threaten on-line and off-line retail operations. The evolving propagation of internal information theft has surpassed the traditional techniques of crime prevention practices. Many business…

    eBook – 2016-02-05
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

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