E-books: Reference & Information Science

  • Integrated Intellectual Asset Management: A Guide to Exploiting and Protecting your Organization's Intellectual Assets book cover

    Integrated Intellectual Asset Management

    A Guide to Exploiting and Protecting your Organization's Intellectual Assets, 1st Edition

    By Steve Manton

    Intellectual assets - including documents, designs, know-how, software, data, patents and trademarks - are critical to the delivery of innovative, and cost effective, products and services. Despite this many organizations seek to manage their intellectual assets using a range of bolt-on,…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Music Distribution and the Internet: A Legal Guide for the Music Business book cover

    Music Distribution and the Internet

    A Legal Guide for the Music Business, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Sparrow

    There is hardly an aspect of internet music promotion, sale and distribution which does not have a legal dimension. Since the stakeholders in the process includes artists, their managers, music publishers, record companies, distribution companies and the consumer, the law relating to internet music…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Blogging and Other Social Media: Exploiting the Technology and Protecting the Enterprise book cover

    Blogging and Other Social Media

    Exploiting the Technology and Protecting the Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By Alex Newson, Justin Patten

    Blogging and other types of social media such as wikis and social networking sites have transformed the way we use the internet in recent years. It is a transformation that business is eager to exploit. In order to do so, a clear commercial strategy needs to be established; does your organization…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Digital Identity Management: Technological, Business and Social Implications book cover

    Digital Identity Management

    Technological, Business and Social Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Birch

    For almost every organization in the future, both public and private sector, identity management presents both significant opportunities and risks. Successfully managed, it will allow everyone to access products and services that are tailored to their needs and their behaviours. But successful…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • The Invisible Organization: How Informal Networks can Lead Organizational Change book cover

    The Invisible Organization

    How Informal Networks can Lead Organizational Change, 1st Edition

    By Neil Farmer

    Despite valiant efforts and the advent of techniques such as delegation, career development, performance management, key performance indicators, programme and project management, social network analysis, and employee engagement, most organizations struggle to beat the 70 per cent failure rule for…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Data Protection in the Financial Services Industry book cover

    Data Protection in the Financial Services Industry

    1st Edition

    By Mandy Webster

    Privacy and data protection are now important issues for companies across the financial services industry. Financial records are amongst the most sensitive for many consumers and the regulator is keen to promote good data handling practices in an industry that is looking towards increased customer…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Information Risk and Security: Preventing and Investigating Workplace Computer Crime book cover

    Information Risk and Security

    Preventing and Investigating Workplace Computer Crime, 1st Edition

    By Edward Wilding

    Information Risk and Security explains the complex and diverse sources of risk for any organization and provides clear guidance and strategies to address these threats before they happen, and to investigate them, if and when they do. Edward Wilding focuses particularly on internal IT risk,…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives book cover

    Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives

    1st Edition

    By John Feather

    Edited by Graham Matthews

    Disaster planning might not seem a pressing concern - until disaster strikes. Recent events have reminded us that any collection or service may be at risk, and libraries and archives must have prevention and recovery measures in place. Written by academics and practitioners, drawing on firsthand…

    eBook – 2017-03-02

  • Information Design: Research and Practice book cover

    Information Design

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Black, Paul Luna, Ole Lund, Sue Walker

    Information Design provides citizens, business and government with a means of presenting and interacting with complex information. It embraces applications from wayfinding and map reading to forms design; from website and screen layout to instruction. Done well it can communicate across languages…

    eBook – 2017-01-12

  • Local Studies Collection Management book cover

    Local Studies Collection Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Dewe

    A helpful and informative guide for librarians responsible for local studies collections covering the key issues in the twenty-first century. Each chapter is written by a different specialist, covering: resource providers; management of service provision; management of the collection and its…

    eBook – 2016-12-14

  • An Introduction to Landscape book cover

    An Introduction to Landscape

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Howard

    Inspiring deep emotion, landscape carries many meanings. This book follows the development of several threads of the concept of landscape as they have evolved across disciplines and across countries, leading to the European Landscape Convention and the designation of cultural landscapes as World…

    eBook – 2016-12-05

  • Heritage, Conservation and Communities: Engagement, participation and capacity building book cover

    Heritage, Conservation and Communities

    Engagement, participation and capacity building, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gill Chitty

    Public participation and local community involvement have taken centre stage in heritage practice in recent decades. In contrast with this established position in wider heritage work, public engagement with conservation practice is less well developed. The focus here is on conservation as the…

    eBook – 2016-12-01
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

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