E-books: Reference & Information Science

  • London and the Politics of Memory: In the Shadow of Big Ben book cover

    London and the Politics of Memory

    In the Shadow of Big Ben, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Burch

    This book provides an original, impassioned exploration of memory studies and the uses of the past in the present. It capitalises on London’s global appeal and Big Ben’s iconic status. Moving beyond this familiar facade the reader will journey around the hidden histories of Westminster’s streets,…

    eBook – 2019-07-09
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Politics of Oil: A Survey book cover

    Politics of Oil

    A Survey, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bulent Gokay

    This new title presents key information on the oil industry world-wide, and will be of interest to anyone involved in or studying the politics of oil production, processing and selling. Oil has long been at the forefront of political agendas, and with increased tensions in the Middle East, there…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Europa Politics of ... series

  • Globalizing the Library: Librarians and Development Work, 1945–1970 book cover

    Globalizing the Library

    Librarians and Development Work, 1945–1970, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Laugesen

    Globalizing the Library focuses on the globalization of information and the library in the period following the Second World War. Providing an examination of the ideas and aspirations surrounding information and the library, as well as the actual practices and actions of information professionals…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries: Marx, Maslow and Management book cover

    Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries

    Marx, Maslow and Management, 1st Edition

    By John Pateman, Joe Pateman

    Managing Cultural Change in Public Libraries argues that changes to library Strategies and Systems can lead to transformations in library Structures that can, in turn, shape and determine Organisational Culture. Drawing on Management theories, as well as the ideas of Marx and Maslow, the authors…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Wisdom, Analytics and Wicked Problems: Integral Decision Making for the Data Age book cover

    Wisdom, Analytics and Wicked Problems

    Integral Decision Making for the Data Age, 1st Edition

    By Ali Intezari, David Pauleen

    The challenges faced by 21st-century businesses, organizations and governments are characterized as being fundamentally different in nature, scope and levels of impact from those of the past. As problems become increasingly complex and wicked, conventional reductive approaches and data-based…

    eBook – 2018-11-02
    Gower
    The Practical Wisdom in Leadership and Organization Series

  • The Shape of Data in Digital Humanities: Modeling Texts and Text-based Resources book cover

    The Shape of Data in Digital Humanities

    Modeling Texts and Text-based Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Flanders, Fotis Jannidis

    Data and its technologies now play a large and growing role in humanities research and teaching. This book addresses the needs of humanities scholars who seek deeper expertise in the area of data modeling and representation. The authors, all experts in digital humanities, offer a clear explanation…

    eBook – 2018-11-02
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Archives of Library Research From the Molesworth Institute book cover

    Archives of Library Research From the Molesworth Institute

    1st Edition

    By Norman D Stevens, Peter Gellatly

    An anthology of library humor by the director of the mythical Molesworth Institute, Norman Stevens, this book is sure to provide librarians with many hours of amusement. This collection is full of Stevens’most memorable papers describing the odd kinds of research conducted by the Institute,…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • New Directions in Mobile Media and Performance book cover

    New Directions in Mobile Media and Performance

    1st Edition

    By Camille C. Baker

    New Directions in Mobile Media and Performance explores various performative projects and forms of expression that have emerged since the onset of the smartphone. It focuses mainly on new concepts and developments that have emerged in mobile media performance. It showcases the intimate and…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts: The Heritage of the Gallipoli Peninsula book cover

    Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts

    The Heritage of the Gallipoli Peninsula, 1st Edition

    By Lucienne Thys-Şenocak

    The Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey was the site of one of the most tragic and memorable battles of the twentieth century, with the Turks fighting the ANZAC (Australian New Zealand Army Corps) and soldiers from fifteen other countries. This book explores the history of its landscape, its people…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Archiving Loss: Holding Places for Difficult Memories book cover

    Archiving Loss

    Holding Places for Difficult Memories, 1st Edition

    By Martine Hawkes

    Drawing together many stories from the archives of difficult events and volatile histories, Archiving Loss: Holding Places for Difficult Memories asks how we might cut and walk a path for memory, loss, and silence in the archive. The difficult events discussed in this book include state responses…

    eBook – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • BIALL Handbook of Legal Information Management book cover

    BIALL Handbook of Legal Information Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Loyita Worley

    For this new handbook BIALL (British and Irish Association of Law Librarians) has brought together an unparalleled team of respected experts to provide authoritative and up-to-date best practice guidance on the key legal information issues for every type of service, focusing particularly on the…

    eBook – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Shakespeare's Language in Digital Media: Old Words, New Tools book cover

    Shakespeare's Language in Digital Media

    Old Words, New Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janelle Jenstad, Mark Kaethler, Jennifer Roberts-Smith

    The authors of this book ask how digital research tools are changing the ways in which practicing editors historicize Shakespeare's language. Scholars now encounter, interpret, and disseminate Shakespeare's language through an increasing variety of digital resources, including online editions such…

    eBook – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

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