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  • The Role and Future of Special Collections in Research Libraries

    British and American Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Sul H Lee

    What does the future hold for special collections in research libraries? Will special collections be an important feature in humanistic research or will technology make special collections irrelevant to research in the humanities? The Role and Future of Special Collections in Research Libraries…

    Hardback – 1993-12-07

  • Academic Libraries in Greece

    The Present Situation and Future Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Dean H Keller

    Become better informed about Greek academic librarianship at a time of great potential for changes and advances in academic libraries in Greece! Rapid changes are occurring in these libraries as more professionally and technically trained Greek librarians are available, contact with American,…

    Hardback – 1993-11-11

  • Libraries and the Future

    Essays on the Library in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By F Wilford Lancaster, Peter Gellatly

    Libraries and the Future explores how the trends and technological breakthroughs of today will transform the shape of libraries as they move into the twenty-first century. This visionary book will help librarians and library science students understand and prepare for the changes likely to take…

    Hardback – 1993-10-01

  • Multicultural Acquisitions

    1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    Discover the importance of developing a library collection that reflects the multicultural issues important to the global populations that patronize libraries today. With the arrival of a global economy, it has become more and more important that our population, both young and old, be aware of and…

    Hardback – 1993-09-30

  • Leadership in Academic Libraries

    Proceedings of the W. Porter Kellam Conference, The University of Georgia, May 7, 1991, 1st Edition

    By William G Potter

    Here is a fascinating first-hand perspective of the dramatic changes that have occurred in academic library administration over the past five decades. In Leadership in Academic Libraries, distinguished directors of academic and research libraries pay tribute to W. Porter Kellam, Director Emeritus…

    Hardback – 1993-04-15

  • Collection Assessment and Acquisitions Budgets

    1st Edition

    By Sul H Lee

    This invaluable new book contains timely information about the assessment of academic library collections and the relationship of collection assessment to acquisition budgets. The rising cost of information significantly influences academic libraries’abilities to acquire the necessary…

    Hardback – 1993-02-16

  • Popular Culture and Acquisitions

    1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    Here is an accessible book containing strategies to help librarians expand their popular culture collections in an organized manner. Many publications explain why libraries should collect popular culture materials; this one explains how. Packed full of useful information, Popular Culture and…

    Hardback – 1993-01-27

  • Serials Cataloging

    Modern Perspectives and International Developments, 1st Edition

    By Jim Cole, James W Williams

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the landmark developments in serials cataloging over the past few years. Serials Cataloging: Modern Perspectives and International Developments updates and complements the earlier volume Serials Cataloging: A State of the Art. This thorough volume…

    Hardback – 1993-01-18

  • Buyers and Borrowers

    The Application of Consumer Theory to the Study of Library Use, 1st Edition

    By Charles D Emery, Peter Gellatly

    Learn a practical new approach to some long-standing and significant problems that librarians are continually called upon to address, such as: Is the library reaching its target audience? What do shifts in use patterns reflect? How often can users be expected to visit the library on the average?…

    Hardback – 1992-12-29

  • Euro-Librarianship

    Shared Resources, Shared Responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Euro-Librarianship focuses on strategies for working toward cooperation between libraries throughout Europe and the United States to provide the best access and information to research materials as possible. Chapters by several authors in their original languages (with English abstracts) give this…

    Hardback – 1992-09-22

  • Computers in Translation

    A Practical Appraisal, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Newton

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1992-08-27

  • Managing Technical Services in the 90's

    1st Edition

    By John D Racine

    In this optimistic new book, librarians examine how changes in society, the information industry, and libraries require iconoclastic thinking and acting on the part of the information specialists to take maximum advantage of the opportunities that are present to better the profession, the…

    Hardback – 1991-12-17

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