Information Science Products

  • From Past-Present to Future-Perfect

    A Tribute to Charles A. Bunge and the Challenges of Contemporary Reference Service, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris D Ferguson

    Explore a compilation of reference service works by Charles A. Bunge, a leader in the field!This informative and delightful book highlights the contributions of Charles A. Bunge to the literature on reference service. From Past-Present to Future-Perfect: A Tribute to Charles A. Bunge and the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11

  • Coming of Age in Reference Services

    A Case History of the Washington State University Libraries, 1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    Coming of Age in Reference Services: A Case History of the Washington State University Libraries focuses on the triumphs, trials, ideas, and difficulties of the Holland Library and how these experiences can help other professionals enhance services for patrons. The articles, written by reference…

    Paperback – 2016-10-10

  • Perspectives on Information

    1st Edition

    Edited by Magnus Ramage, David Chapman

    Information is everywhere, and defines everything in today's society. Moreover, information is a key concept in a wide range of academic disciplines, from quantum physics to public policy. However, these disciplines all interpret the concept in quite different ways. This book looks at information…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Pioneers, Passionate Ladies, and Private Eyes

    Dime Novels, Series Books, and Paperbacks, 1st Edition

    By Larry E Sullivan, Lydia C Schurman

    Despite efforts of contemporary reformers to curb the availability of dime novels, series books, and paperbacks, Pioneers, Passionate Ladies, and Private Eyes reveals how many readers used them as means of resistance and how fictional characters became models for self-empowerment. These literary…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Minor Ballet Composers

    Biographical Sketches of Sixty-Six Underappreciated Yet Significant Contributors to the Body of West, 1st Edition

    By William E Studwell, Bruce R Schueneman

    While most music lovers are familiar with the famous scores of Tchaikovsky, Delibes, and Stravinsky, many other lesser-known composers also wrote for the ballet. Several of these composers wrote almost exclusively for the ballet--and all enriched the world of dance. Minor Ballet Composers presents…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Mile-High Views

    Surveying the Serials Vista: NASIG 2006, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Ann Borchert, Gary W Ives

    Discover the latest developments in serials publication Current advances in technology and research have triggered accelerating change in the state of serials, which makes keeping up-to-date on developments difficult. Mile-High Views: Surveying the Serials Vista: NASIG 2006 presents the leaders of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Strategic Planning in Higher Education

    Implementing New Roles for the Academic Library, 1st Edition

    By James F Williams Ii

    In this refreshing new volume, strategic planning of budget management is looked at with a broad, positive perspective. Whether because of cuts in funding, enrollment decline, or academic cutbacks, the necessity for strategic planning in a university comes out of unfavorable circumstances. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Exploring Initiative and Referendum Law

    Selected State Research Guides, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beth Williams

    Researching ballot measures can be one of the most daunting types of legal research. Exploring Initiative and Referendum Law: Selected State Research Guides offers legal researchers an easy-to-use guide that provides thorough overviews of I&R (initiative and referendum) laws within twenty-three…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21

  • Current Practices in Public Libraries

    1st Edition

    Edited by William Miller

    A comprehensive look at contemporary trends and practices in public libraries Current Practices in Public Libraries combines research, surveys, and practical experience to examine a variety of trends, issues, and practices in public library administration. The leading researchers in the field…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21

  • Managing Multiculturalism and Diversity in the Library

    Principles and Issues for Administrators, 1st Edition

    By Mark Winston

    Discover ways to raise staff awareness regarding diversity!Managing Multiculturalism and Diversity In the Library: Principals and Issues for Administrators is an academic guide to diversity issues such as affirmative action, career development of minorities in the library science profession, racism…

    Paperback – 2016-07-12

  • Competencies for Science Librarians

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Stern

    This book explores the expectations and resources available to develop a set of important core skills needed for this profession. Leading authorities in the field of librarianship offer their extensive experience and insight to help beginners to understand precisely what actual measurable skills…

    Paperback – 2016-07-11

  • Economic Cooperation between Singapore and India

    An Alliance in the Making?, 1st Edition

    By Faizal bin Yahya

    Asian interregional economic cooperation has assumed greater prominence with the rise of Asia’s two giant economies of China and India. The economic liberalization of China’s economy in 1979, followed by India in 1991, signalled the presence of business opportunities to foreign investors -…

    Paperback – 2016-07-08
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

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