Information Science Products

  • RDA Around the World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marie-France Plassard, Gordon Dunsire

    This book provides a snapshot of the implementation in various countries around the world of the international cataloging standard RDA: resource description and access. All stages of implementing a new standard are covered, from initial assessment and impact analysis through translation, staff…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Carrapico, Benjamin Farrand

    In recent years, we have witnessed the mushrooming of pro- democracy and protest movements not only in the Arab world, but also within Europe and the Americas. Such movements have ranged from popular upheavals, like in Tunisia and Egypt, to the organization of large-scale demonstrations against…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • 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

  • International Handbook of Media Literacy Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Belinha S. De Abreu, Paul Mihailidis, Alice Y.L. Lee, Jad Melki, Julian McDougall

    At the forefront in its field, this Handbook examines the theoretical, conceptual, pedagogical and methodological development of media literacy education and research around the world. Building on traditional media literacy frameworks in critical analysis, evaluation, and assessment, it…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15
    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

  • Teaching Online

    A Practical Guide, 4th Edition

    By Susan Ko, Steve Rossen

    Teaching Online: A Practical Guide is an accessible, introductory, and comprehensive guide for anyone who teaches online. The fourth edition of this bestselling resource has been fully revised, maintains its reader-friendly tone, and offers exceptional practical advice, new teaching examples,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Labor and Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Maxwell

    Labor resides at the center of all media and communication production, from the workers who create the information technologies that form the dynamic core of the global capitalist system and the designers who create media content to the salvage workers who dismantle the industry’s high-tech trash.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • 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

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