Taylor & Francis India: Information Science

  • Technological Change and Network Effects in Growth Regimes: Exploring the Microfoundations of Economic Growth book cover

    Technological Change and Network Effects in Growth Regimes

    Exploring the Microfoundations of Economic Growth, 1st Edition

    By Torsten Heinrich

    In this new volume it is argued that network effects are much more common than usually assumed, and that they have a profound impact on many aspects of economic systems, especially technological change and economic growth. The analysis and modelling of this interrelationship is the central focus of…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • The Data Bank Society (Routledge Revivals): Organizations, Computers and Social Freedom book cover

    The Data Bank Society (Routledge Revivals)

    Organizations, Computers and Social Freedom, 1st Edition

    By John Smith

    This study, written in the context of its first publication in 1970, discusses and documents the invasion of privacy by the corporation and the social institution in the search for efficiency in information processing. Discussing areas such as the impact of the computer on administration, privacy…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Perspectives on Social Media: A Yearbook book cover

    Perspectives on Social Media

    A Yearbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Piet Kommers, Pedro Isaias, Tomayess Issa

    Perspectives on Social Media presents the most current research on the effectiveness of social media across sectors. Progress in finding better applications for social media relies on the difficult task of integrating media technologies into fields such as engineering, marketing, health, learning,…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge

  • The Teaching Library: Approaches to Assessing Information Literacy Instruction book cover

    The Teaching Library

    Approaches to Assessing Information Literacy Instruction, 1st Edition

    Get the information needed to advocate for the significance of your library! How do you make the case that your library is a valuable instruction center? The Teaching Library helps librarians assess data on information literacy instruction programs so that they can better support the teaching…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

  • The Serious Leisure Perspective: An Introduction book cover

    The Serious Leisure Perspective

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Sam Elkington, Robert A. Stebbins

    The "Serious Leisure Perspective" (SLP) is a theoretical framework that can help us understand the complexities of modern leisure as both an activity and an experience. Bringing together the study of serious leisure, casual leisure and project-based leisure, it is an essential component of the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-14
    Routledge

  • Metadata Best Practices and Guidelines: Current Implementation and Future Trends book cover

    Metadata Best Practices and Guidelines

    Current Implementation and Future Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jung-ran Park

    Metadata best practices and guidelines function as an essential mechanism for metadata planning, application and management, and interoperability. There has been a rapidly growing body of digital repositories and collections; accordingly, a wide range of digital projects and initiatives have…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge

  • The Challenges to Library Learning: Solutions for Librarians book cover

    The Challenges to Library Learning

    Solutions for Librarians, 1st Edition

    By Bruce E. Massis

    The Challenges to Library Learning: Solutions for Librarians is an insightful volume that offers a practical philosophy of engagement that can be used to meet the growing challenges facing librarians, including staffing shortages, depleted or eliminated training budgets, longer hours, greater…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • E-Journals Access and Management book cover

    E-Journals Access and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wayne Jones

    The proliferation of e-journals and their impact on library collections is tremendous. E-Journals Access and Management takes a comprehensive look at how e-journals have changed the library landscape and offers librarians strategies to better manage them. This useful resource provides a broad…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Information Worlds: Behavior, Technology, and Social Context in the Age of the Internet book cover

    Information Worlds

    Behavior, Technology, and Social Context in the Age of the Internet, 1st Edition

    By Paul T. Jaeger, Gary Burnett

    The authors present a multi-level theory of "Information Worlds" to investigate the ways in which information creates the social worlds of people. Building upon the foundational works of Library and Information Studies (LIS) scholar and theorist Elfreda Chatman and philosopher Jurgen Habermas,…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources: A Guide for Library and Information Professionals book cover

    Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources

    A Guide for Library and Information Professionals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Collins, Patrick Carr

    Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources: A Guide for Library and Information Professionals is a collection of essays from the leading authorities on print-to-e-resource transition – from library institutions of all sizes and levels of funding. This book will help…

    Paperback – 2014-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • An Education in Facebook?: Higher Education and the World's Largest Social Network book cover

    An Education in Facebook?

    Higher Education and the World's Largest Social Network, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Kent, Tama Leaver

    An Education in Facebook? examines and critiques the role of Facebook in the evolving landscape of higher education. At times a mandated part of classroom use, at others an informal network for students, Facebook has become an inevitable component of college life, acting alternately as an…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge

  • Designing and Developing Library Intranets book cover

    Designing and Developing Library Intranets

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nina McHale

    For the past decade, e-mail has been the preferred method of internal communication in libraries. However, relying on email for organizational knowledge management seems a bit like storing birth certificates, car titles, and deeds in a pile of junk mail: the important documents are lost amongst…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge

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