Information Science Products

  • Print vs. Digital

    The Future of Coexistence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sul H. Lee

    Libraries are currently confronted by the challenges of managing increasing amounts of electronic information. Print vs. Digital: The Future of Coexistence presents the expert perspectives of eight of America’s leading library administrators on ways to effectively manage digital flow and offers…

    Hardback – 2007-09-26

  • Knitting the Semantic Web

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Greenberg, Eva Méndez Rodriguez

    The Semantic Web, extends the popular, day-to-day Web, enabling computers and people to effectively work together by giving information well-defined meaning. Knitting the Semantic Web explains the interdisciplinary efforts underway to build a more library-like Web through “semantic knitting.” The…

    Hardback – 2007-08-09

  • Recruiting, Training, and Retention of Science and Technology Librarians

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia A. Kreitz, JoAnn DeVries

    Since the 1950s there has been a persistent shortage of sci-tech librarians, and as more librarians retire or change positions, the prospect looms that the profession will only depopulate further. Tackling this difficult challenge, Recruiting, Training, and Retention of Science and Technology…

    Hardback – 2007-07-31

  • Archives and the Digital Library

    1st Edition

    Edited by William E. Landis, Robin L. Chandler

    Technological advances and innovative perspectives constantly evolve the notion of what makes up a digital library. Archives and the Digital Library provides an insightful snapshot of the current state of archiving in the digital realm. Respected experts in library and information science present…

    Paperback – 2007-06-20

  • The Twelfth Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings

    1st Edition

    By Julie A. Garrison

    An essential tool for digital services for every campus libraryThe Twelfth Off-Campus Library Services Proceedings is a selection of superb presentations from the twelfth annual conference on library services held in Savannah, Georgia in April 2006. Respected experts tackle the latest issues in…

    Paperback – 2007-02-22

  • Reference Assessment and Evaluation

    1st Edition

    Learn effective ways to assess and evaluate reference services in YOUR libraryInnovation and the constant evolution of technology continually spur academic librarians to find superior ways to deliver high quality reference service to students, faculty, and researchers. Reference Assessment and…

    Hardback – 2006-10-17

  • An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Connor

    An introductory text on various aspects of reference services—that requires your students to think!An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries is a comprehensive textbook that presents compelling case studies and thought-provoking essays that teach the principles of reference…

    Paperback – 2006-08-10

  • New Directions in Reference

    1st Edition

    By Bryon D. Anderson

    Design and deliver traditional reference services in new and innovative waysLibrarians work in an environment of constant change created by new technology, budget restraints, inflationary costs, and rising user expectations. New Directions in Reference examines how they can use new and innovative…

    Hardback – 2006-07-19

  • Prestatehood Legal Materials

    A Fifty-State Research Guide, Including New York City and the District of Columbia, Volumes 1 & 2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Chiorazzi, Marguerite Most

    Explore the controversial legal history of the formation of the United StatesPrestatehood Legal Materials is your one-stop guide to the history and development of law in the U.S. and the change from territory to statehood. Unprecedented in its coverage of territorial government, this book…

    Hardback – 2006-03-28

  • Online Ecological and Environmental Data

    1st Edition

    By Virginia Ann Baldwin

    Discover important Internet resources for research data made public individually and collectively by researchers from a variety of entities in the fields of environmental studies and ecology Online Ecological and Environmental Data explores innovative projects from a diverse array of institutions…

    Paperback – 2004-08-25

  • Libraries in Open Societies

    Proceedings of the Fifth International Slavic Librarians' Conference, 1st Edition

    By Harold Leich

    Learn how libraries have risen to the challenges created by the fall of Communism and the rise of information technology! How do librarians and researchers face war, social upheaval, and other challenges after the fall of Communism and the rise of digital technology? Libraries in Open Societies…

    Hardback – 2002-11-15

  • Teaching Legal Research and Providing Access to Electronic Resources

    1st Edition

    By Gary Hill, Dennis S Sears, Lovisa Lyman

    Teach effective use of both electronic and print resources!According to the MacCrate Report, legal research is one of the ten essential skills for practicing law, and educating users in research skills is a crucial part of the law librarian’s job. Teaching Legal Research and Providing Access to…

    Hardback – 2001-11-21

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