Basic Library Skills 5th Ed

Author by : Carolyn Wolf
Languange : en
Publisher by : McFarland
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Description : This brand new edition of Wolf’s acclaimed work provides a self-contained, short course in essential library skills for patrons of college, high school and public libraries. The intent is to provide a quick and easy way to learn to do library research. The exercises contained herein give students hands-on experience by applying rules stated in the text to situations that approach real “research problems.” Subjects addressed include a brief tour of the library; card catalogs and cataloging systems; filing rules; online public access catalogs; subject searching; bibliographies; book reviews and parts of a book; dictionaries; encyclopedias; handbooks; atlases; gazetteers; periodicals; newspapers; online database searching and reference sources; literature and criticism; e-books; government information and government documents; biographies; business, career and consumer information; non-print materials and special services; online computer use in libraries and schools; and hints for writing term papers. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


Basic Library Skills 5th Ed

Author by : Carolyn Wolf
Languange : en
Publisher by : McFarland
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 60
Total Download : 143
File Size : 42,5 Mb
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Description : This brand new edition of Wolf’s acclaimed work provides a self-contained, short course in essential library skills for patrons of college, high school and public libraries. The intent is to provide a quick and easy way to learn to do library research. The exercises contained herein give students hands-on experience by applying rules stated in the text to situations that approach real “research problems.” Subjects addressed include a brief tour of the library; card catalogs and cataloging systems; filing rules; online public access catalogs; subject searching; bibliographies; book reviews and parts of a book; dictionaries; encyclopedias; handbooks; atlases; gazetteers; periodicals; newspapers; online database searching and reference sources; literature and criticism; e-books; government information and government documents; biographies; business, career and consumer information; non-print materials and special services; online computer use in libraries and schools; and hints for writing term papers. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


The Basic Business Library Core Resources And Services 5th Edition

Author by : Eric Forte
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Description : Everything you need to know in order to start, maintain, and provide service for a business collection, and to research virtually any business topic. • Includes hundreds of topical chapters that cover key resources in-depth • Provides a core list of the most essential library business resources • Contains contributions from an all-star cast of experienced business librarians • Bibliographic information regarding key resources is woven throughout the book


Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers

Author by : Shannon Graff Hysell
Languange : en
Publisher by : Libraries Unlimited
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Description : An annotated bibliography listing general reference works as well as those on social sciences, humanities, and science and technology


Basic Library Skills

Author by : Carolyn E. Wolf
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Description : This brand new edition of this acclaimed work (an excellent introduction--Journal of Academic Librarianship; informative--ARBA; excellent--Public Libraries) provides a self-contained, short course in essential library skills for patrons of college, high school and public libraries. Subjects addressed include the card catalog and cataloging systems; online public access catalogs; subject headings; bibliographies; book reviews and parts of a book; information sources (newspapers, periodicals, encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.); CD-ROM indexes and database searching; government, business and consumer information; nonprint materials; online computer use in school libraries; and hints for writing papers. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


Librarian S Guide To Online Searching Cultivating Database Skills For Research And Instruction 5th Edition

Author by : Christopher C. Brown
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Description : Understanding and navigating online databases is an essential skill for today's librarians, but staying current in this changing landscape can be a challenge. The fifth edition of this vital book ensures that you meet that challenge. • Provides professional development to librarians looking to acquire or improve their proficiency in an essential professional skill • Offers additional professional guidance in the form of recaps, concrete examples, exercises, and points to consider • Empowers students and librarians to search online effectively • Discusses databases in the context of real-world problems


The School Library Manager 5th Edition

Author by : Blanche Woolls
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Total Read : 68
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Description : This very readable text is updated to encompass the new role of school librarians in managing the digital world in libraries. • Presents up-to-date information and thorough revisions of a well-established and popular textbook • Highlights the teaching role of today's school librarian • Emphasizes the newest AASL standards, the Common Core standards, and the management of 21st-century digital and virtual libraries and collections • Supplies comprehensive coverage of current issues in school library media center administration


Resources In Education

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Basic Research Methods For Librarians Fifth Edition

Author by : Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Total Read : 49
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Description : Addressed to practicing librarians and other information professionals, as well as master's and doctoral students in LIS programs, Basic Research Methods for Librarians, Fifth Edition specifically covers the research methodologies likely to be used by librarians, providing guidance on designing and conducting research and publishing research results. ||Like its predecessors, this fifth edition is exceptionally comprehensive. Content has been thoroughly updated and sections have been added on social networking and other web-based research methods and techniques. The book emphasizes quantitative research, including survey and experimental studies. It also gives attention to qualitative research, including historical research. A chapter is devoted to the statistical analysis of research results. Evaluation, writing, and publishing of research reports are considered as well. Coauthored by distinguished researchers in library and information science, the book also includes contributions from experts on qualitative research, domain assumptions of research, and sampling.


American Reference Books Annual

Author by : Bohdan S. Wynar
Languange : en
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Description : 1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.