Textbooks: Information Science

  • Handbook of Information Management book cover

    Handbook of Information Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Scammell

    This is effectively the eighth edition of Aslib's flagship reference work, Handbook of Special Librarianship and Information Work, which has provided the seminal text on modern information theory, practice, and procedure since 1957. Scammell draws on a substantial background of research and best…

    Paperback – 2001-04-01
    Routledge

  • Free Business and Industry Information on the Web book cover

    Free Business and Industry Information on the Web

    1st Edition

    By Paul Pedley

    Provides readers with a listing of some of the most useful business and industry information sources available freely on the InternetCovers: sources of useful free business and industry information, sections on different industrial sectors, business information portals. Looks at things from the…

    Paperback – 2001-02-01
    Routledge

  • Elementary Statistics for Effective Library and Information Service Management book cover

    Elementary Statistics for Effective Library and Information Service Management

    1st Edition

    By Leo Egghe, Ronald Rousseau

    This title describes how best to use statistical data to produce professional reports on library activities. The authors cover data gathering, sampling, graphical representation of data and summary statistics from data, and also include a section on trend analysis. A full bibliography and a subject…

    Paperback – 2001-02-01
    Routledge

  • Tips and Tricks for Web Site Managers book cover

    Tips and Tricks for Web Site Managers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Kerr

    There are many challenges to Web site management: collecting and collating information, developing a design style, managing updates, and ensuring a consistently interesting, topical and informative site are just some of them. Whether working as a team or individually, Web site managers must…

    Paperback – 2000-12-01
    Routledge

  • Thesaurus Construction and Use: A Practical Manual book cover

    Thesaurus Construction and Use

    A Practical Manual, 4th Edition

    By Jean Aitchison, David Bawden, Alan Gilchrist

    A practical guide to the construction of thesauri for use in information retrieval, written by leading experts in the field. Includes: planning and design; vocabulary control; specificity and compound terms; structure and relationships; auxiliary retrieval devices; multilingual thesauri; AAT…

    Paperback – 2000-12-01
    Routledge

  • Copyright Made Easier book cover

    Copyright Made Easier

    1st Edition

    By Frank Harris, Paul Pedley, Raymond A Wall, Sandy Norman

    This title is a clear and detailed account of the law and practice of copyright, explained in a user-friendly manner. Coverage includes changes in licensing developments and electronic copyright progress, and updates arising from EU harmonisation of copyright law. There is also information on…

    Paperback – 2000-12-01
    Routledge

  • World Wide Web: How to design and Construct Web Pages book cover

    World Wide Web

    How to design and Construct Web Pages, 1st Edition

    By Phil Bradley

    A practical introduction to the creation of Web pages, this title has been fully revised and expanded to include the most recent developments in HTML. As well as covering the design issues surrounding Web pages, it also includes sample HTML that can be incorporated into your pages, with worked…

    Paperback – 2000-11-01
    Routledge

  • The Aslib Directory of Information Sources in the UK book cover

    The Aslib Directory of Information Sources in the UK

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith W. Reynard

    First published in 1928, the Aslib directory is the leading information sources reference work on organisations of all kinds. Now in its 11th edition, its diversity is reflected by its wide spectrum of entries and it is widely regarded as the best publication of its type.The Aslib Directory of…

    Hardback – 2000-10-01
    Routledge
    ASLIB DIRECTORY

  • Strategic Management of Information Services: A Planning Handbook book cover

    Strategic Management of Information Services

    A Planning Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Shiela Corrall

    An in-depth analysis of strategic management concepts and techniques and how they can be usefully applied to the planning and delivery of information services. Offers practical guidance on the strategy process from appraisal and assessment through to implementation and improvement. Examines the…

    Paperback – 2000-08-01
    Routledge

  • Evaluation of Library and Information Services book cover

    Evaluation of Library and Information Services

    1st Edition

    By John Crawford

    Provides update to current thinking about, and reasons for, service evaluation of libraries in the UK. Examines quantitative and qualitative methods including questionnaires, focus groups, suggestions boxes and interview techniques.Problems arising from survey outcomes are summarised and long-term…

    Paperback – 2000-07-01
    Routledge

  • Assessing Information Needs: Tools, Techniques and Concepts for the Internet Age book cover

    Assessing Information Needs

    Tools, Techniques and Concepts for the Internet Age, 1st Edition

    By David Nicholas

    Provides a systematic method of identifying, evaluating and comparing information needs, as well as a framework to enable information services to gather information from users to aid information system design, and monitor the effectiveness of an information service. Examines the role of the…

    Paperback – 2000-07-01
    Routledge

  • Copyright for Library and Information Service Professionals book cover

    Copyright for Library and Information Service Professionals

    1st Edition

    By Paul Pedley

    This practical guide is aimed specifically at information professionals who are often those responsible for copyright compliance in their organisation. Copyright infringement can carry both civil and criminal penalties, making it essential for those responsible to get it right. This new edition has…

    Paperback – 2000-05-01
    Routledge

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