Information Science Products

  • The United States Newspaper Program

    Cataloging Aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth C Carter

    Originally published in 1986. Here is a valuable and engaging overview of the cataloging aspects of the United States Newspaper Program, the most extensive and comprehensive original cataloging enterprise undertaken in America. The importance of newspapers for purposes of historical research is…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

  • Participatory archives in a world of ubiquitous media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Natalie Pang, Kai Khiun Liew, Brenda Chang

    The media environment of today is characterised by two critical factors: the development and adoption of ubiquitous mobile devices, and the strengthening of connectivity enabled by advances in ICT infrastructure and social media platforms. These developments have changed interactions and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • E-Participation in Southern Europe and the Balkans

    Issues of Democracy and Participation Via Electronic Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Euripidis Loukis, Ann Macintosh, Yannis Charalabidis

    The rapid development and the growing penetration of information and communication technologies (ICT) provide tremendous opportunities for a wide and cost effective application of the ideas of participative democracy and public participation in government decision and policy making. ICT can drive…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Leveraging Library Resources in a World of Fiscal Restraint and Institutional Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin B. Gunn, Elizabeth Dankert Hammond

    Given the continuing cataclysmic shift in the economic landscape in the last few years, librarians have been forced to reevaluate not only the traditional services that they offer but also their continued existence and relevance to their academic institutions. Given the ‘new normal’ of tighter…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Understanding Creative Users of ICTs

    Users as Social Actors, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Kurt Herold, Harmeet Sawhney, Leopoldina Fortunati

    The disjuncture between the design intent of the developers of ICTs and the needs of the users has often led to surprising use of new technologies, as users have refused to become mere agents of the designers. Individual users have adopted their own uses of ICTs based on the complex webs of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Content Management

    Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Pullman, Gu Baotung

    This collection of articles is the first attempt by academics and professional writers to delve into the world of content management systems. The knowledge economy's greatest asset and primary problem is information management: finding it, validating it, re-purposing it, keeping it current, and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    Baywood's Technical Communications

  • Translation and Web Searching

    1st Edition

    By Vanessa Enríquez Raído

    The book presents a comprehensive study of various cognitive and affective aspects of web searching for translation problem solving. Research into the use of the web as an external aid of consultation has frequently occupied a secondary position in the investigation of translation processes. The…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge

  • Mathematical Principles of Human Conceptual Behavior

    The Structural Nature of Conceptual Representation and Processing, 1st Edition

    By Ronaldo Vigo

    The ability to learn concepts lies at the very core of human cognition, enabling us to efficiently classify, organize, identify, and store complex information. In view of the basic role that concepts play in our everyday physical and mental lives, the fields of cognitive science and psychology face…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology

    A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By M Sandra Wood, Jeffrey T Huber, Mary L Gillaspy

    HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge offers an adaptable and extensive framework for organizing the ever-expanding number of resources on the HIV/AIDS epidemic. It lays down the groundwork upon which future blocks of information can be placed. As…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Collection Development

    Past and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen Pastine

    With the prolific changes in the electronic environment, do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by the multiplying of electronic information resources, the different methods of access, and their combined impact on collection development? If so, Collection Development is the book to help you get a handle…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • HIV/AIDS Community Information Services

    Experiences in Serving Both At-Risk and HIV-Infected Populations, 1st Edition

    By M Sandra Wood, Jeffrey T Huber

    Information forms the basis for education, and currently education is the only weapon available to stem the spread of HIV/AIDS and to foster empathy toward individuals already affected by the disease. HIV/AIDS and Community Information Services provides readers with insight into the information…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • Gifts and Exchanges

    Problems, Frustrations, . . . and Triumphs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Denning

    This important book explores the many questions challenging librarians who work with gifts and exchanges (G&E) as part of their daily responsibilities. Too often, because of shrinking library budgets, library gifts are considered burdensome and unprofitable drains on both financial and personnel…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

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