E-books: Reference & Information Science

  • Managing Information Services: A Sustainable Approach book cover

    Managing Information Services

    A Sustainable Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Jo Bryson

    This third edition of Jo Bryson's highly regarded Managing Information Services has been thoroughly revised with an emphasis on managing for a sustainable future. Libraries and information services face uncertain times and this new edition tackles the challenges of planning and managing change,…

    eBook – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • Investigating Corporate Fraud book cover

    Investigating Corporate Fraud

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Comer

    In 1998 Gower published the highly successful third edition of Corporate Fraud by Michael Comer. Sadly, the need for such books has not disappeared - if anything it has increased - with cases such as Enron, WorldCom and the Allied Irish Bank and so this volume concentrates on the practicalities of…

    eBook – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • The Virtual Representation of the Past book cover

    The Virtual Representation of the Past

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Greengrass, Lorna Hughes

    This unique book critically evaluates the virtual representation of the past through digital media. A distinguished team of leading experts in the field approach digital research in history and archaeology from contrasting viewpoints, including philosophical, methodological and technical. They…

    eBook – 2017-05-15
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Your Career, Your Life: Career Management for the Information Professional book cover

    Your Career, Your Life

    Career Management for the Information Professional, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Raddon

    Career development must be based on an understanding both of the working context and of one’s own personal needs. This forms the basis of guidance given in this book, which includes contributions from three other specialists in career management and organizational dynamics. Your Career, Your Life…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Digital Poetics: An Open Theory of Design-Research in Architecture book cover

    Digital Poetics

    An Open Theory of Design-Research in Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Marjan Colletti

    Digital Poetics celebrates the architectural design exuberance made possible by new digital modelling techniques and fabrication technologies. By presenting an unconventional and original ’humanistic’ theory of CAD (computer-aided design), the author suggests that beyond the generation of…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge
    Design Research in Architecture

  • Records Management Handbook book cover

    Records Management Handbook

    2nd Edition

    By Ira A. Penn, Gail B. Pennix

    Records Management Handbook is a complete guide to the practice of records and information management. Written from a multi-media perspective and with a comprehensive systems design orientation, the authors present proven management strategies for developing, implementing and operating a ’21st…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Information Strategy in Practice book cover

    Information Strategy in Practice

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Orna

    Liz Orna's original Practical Information Policies has become a standard text which has helped information managers in many countries to take productive action in their own environment: to get a job they wanted, carry through an information audit, make a successful business case for an information…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Making the Connections: Using Internal Communication to Turn Strategy into Action book cover

    Making the Connections

    Using Internal Communication to Turn Strategy into Action, 2nd Edition

    By Bill Quirke

    Companies know that communication with their people is vital if the energies and the efforts of their employees are to point in the same direction. Making the Connections shows how to use internal communication to turn strategy into action. Bill Quirke demonstrates practically how businesses can…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Implementing e-Government: An Executive Report for Civil Servants and their Advisors book cover

    Implementing e-Government

    An Executive Report for Civil Servants and their Advisors, 1st Edition

    By Gloria Evans

    The Government's e-envoy promised in a recent FT article that 'public services will be on-line by 2005 target'. By the end of 2002 taking these services online will have cost £3 billion. The task involved is huge, both in terms of human and IT resources. Implementing e-Government is a 'must-have'…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Gower Handbook of Library and Information Management book cover

    Gower Handbook of Library and Information Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ray Prytherch

    This Gower Handbook is an authoritative guide to both the traditional and newer aspects of library and information management. Edited by Ray Prytherch, it brings together the insight of a range of respected contributors, who offer advice on the management, storage, retrieval, analysis, marketing…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Manual of Archival Description book cover

    Manual of Archival Description

    3rd Edition

    By Margaret Procter, Michael Cook

    ’MAD3’ is the third and latest edition of the influential Manual of Archival Description, revised to take account of a decade of developments in national and international descriptive practice. Many improvements have been made as a result of wide consultation with archive professionals. The…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

  • Enterprise 2.0: How Social Software Will Change the Future of Work book cover

    Enterprise 2.0

    How Social Software Will Change the Future of Work, 1st Edition

    By Niall Cook

    Social software has taken the Internet by storm, fuelling huge growth in collaborative authoring platforms (such as blogs, wikis and podcasts) and massive expansion in social networking communities. These technologies have generated an unprecedented level of consumer participation and it is now…

    eBook – 2017-03-02
    Routledge

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