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  • Evaluating Acquisitions and Collection Management

    1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    Here is an in-depth book on the process of evaluating your acquisitions and collection management programs. No project, no matter how ingenious or innovative, will be granted support by a funding agency without a solid evaluation plan. Evaluating Acquisitions and Collection Management discusses the…

    Hardback – 1991-07-01
    Routledge

  • Library Material Costs and Access To Information

    1st Edition

    By Sul H Lee

    The focus of Library Material Costs and Access to Information is on the abilities and strategies of libraries to provide access to information in an environment of expanding costs and limited funding. Discussions cover such topics as new technological developments that assist in accessing…

    Hardback – 1991-06-28
    Routledge

  • Information Seeking and Communicating Behavior of Scientists and Engineers

    1st Edition

    By Cynthia Steinke

    This inspiring book addresses a topic that is far too often ignored or disregarded by sci-tech librarians: Exactly how do scientists and engineers really discover, select, and use the countless information and communications resources available to them when conducting research? The answer to this…

    Hardback – 1991-06-05
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 1991-04-03
    Routledge

  • Peace Movement Organizations and Activists in the U.S.

    An Analytic Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By John Lofland, Victoria Johnson, Pamela Kato

    Here is the most comprehensive compilation and analytic classification of book-length publications on the immense upwelling of peace activism that occurred in the United States during the 1980’s. It is an indispensable reference addition to the bookshelf of all researchers of peace movements in the…

    Hardback – 1991-02-19
    Routledge

  • The Future of Serials

    Proceedings of the North American Serials Interest Group, Inc., 1st Edition

    A collection of papers presented on the fifth anniversary of the 5th annual conference of the North American Serials Interest Group, Inc., held June 2-5 at Brock University in St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada, this new volume is an exciting symposium of ideas and research. Editors Patricia Ohl Rice…

    Hardback – 1991-02-03
    Routledge

  • Describing Archival Materials

    The Use of the MARC AMC Format, 1st Edition

    By Richard Smiraglia

    Here is an informative new volume that celebrates the increasing use and influence of the MARC format for Archives and Manuscript Control (AMC). As the format and its companion, the online archival catalog, gain acceptance among archivists, several major issues evolve, including the adoption and…

    Hardback – 1991-01-24
    Routledge

  • Personnel Administration in an Automated Environment

    1st Edition

    By Philip E Leinbach

    Here is what the experts have to say about the effects of computer applications on selected facets of personnel administration in libraries. Senior library managers, systems librarians, and library educators with a special interest in automation analyze the changes in the workplace that have…

    Hardback – 1990-12-03
    Routledge

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings

    Philosophy, Practice, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By William E Studwell, Ruth C Carter

    The first comprehensive theoretical treatise on Library of Congress subject headings, this important book provides an analysis of the Library of Congress subject heading system and its application. Library of Congress Subject Headings aims to help improve the clarity of the system, increase…

    Hardback – 1990-12-03
    Routledge

  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Acquisitions

    1st Edition

    By Linda S Katz

    Here is a timely new book on the pressing legal and ethical issues that are faced by librarians on a daily basis. Chapters written by librarians, lawyers, accountants, and business people discuss the concept of acquisitions as a business, address some of the ramifications of the climate in which…

    Hardback – 1990-10-30
    Routledge

  • Role of Standards in Sci-Tech Libraries

    1st Edition

    By Ellis Mount

    Required reading for any librarian who has been asked to identify standards and specifications, this unique new book highlights the importance of standards in many sci-tech libraries. Collections of standards in sci-tech libraries encompass a great variety--from the most narrow subject fields, to…

    Hardback – 1990-05-24
    Routledge

  • Las Maquiladoras: Assembly and Manufacturing Plants on the United States-Mexico Border

    An International Guide, 1st Edition

    By Martin Sable

    Here is a one-stop research resource on the assembly and manufacturing plants on the U.S.-Mexico border, termed Maquiladoras. A combination bibliography and directory, Las Maquiladoras focuses on various aspects of the American-owned companies that are located in Mexico and employ Mexican…

    Hardback – 1989-08-28
    Routledge

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