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 : 80
Total Download : 965
File Size : 53,5 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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Total Read : 37
Total Download : 998
File Size : 53,9 Mb
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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


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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Total Read : 94
Total Download : 648
File Size : 48,5 Mb
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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 : 93
Total Download : 401
File Size : 55,7 Mb
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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


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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Total Read : 25
Total Download : 222
File Size : 41,9 Mb
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Description : An annotated bibliography listing general reference works as well as those on social sciences, humanities, and science and technology


Author by : Shannon Graff Hysell
Languange : en
Publisher by : Libraries Unlimited
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Total Read : 62
Total Download : 760
File Size : 55,9 Mb
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Description : For the past three decades, ARBA has kept librarians up to date on the latest reference materials by providing high-quality, critical reviews. The 2007 edition of ARBA continues this great tradition by providing users with access to 1,600-plus reviews of both print and online resources, written by more than 400 academic, public, and school librarians who are experts in their field. With coverage of nearly 500 subject disciplines, ranging from the social sciences and humanities to science and technology, users are guaranteed to find information on the latest resources available in the areas they are most trying to expand their collection. With ARBA in hand, collection development librarians can manage their library's high standards of quality, and make the best use of their budget.


Reference And Information Services An Introduction 5th Edition

Author by : Linda C. Smith
Languange : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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Total Read : 23
Total Download : 803
File Size : 50,5 Mb
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Description : Thoroughly updated, this is the essential guide to one of the most fundamental fields in the library profession. It links you—and through you, your patrons—to the significant changes that have occurred in reference and information sciences with emphasis on the growth of digital content. • Provides a comprehensive text edited by two highly regarded experts in reference and academic librarianship, Linda C. Smith and Melissa A. Wong, with chapters written by some of the best minds in the library science field • Includes newly updated information that reflects today's realities in reference service with an indication of how reference service may be provided to meet changing patron needs in the future • Encompasses the effective use of print sources, free online sources, and fee-based sources • Features individual chapters that can be used for in-service staff training or in student course packs


Basic Library Skills

Author by : Carolyn E. Wolf
Languange : en
Publisher by : McFarland Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 85
Total Download : 300
File Size : 46,9 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. New material about online catalogs reflects the widespread use of the Internet, and a new section on career information has been added. Subjects addressed include online public access catalogs; card catalogs and cataloging systems; 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. Numerous facsimiles of actual reference book pages and online screen displays are provided. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


Books In Print

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