Description : For more than fifty years, Books In Print® has served the library and book trade communities as the definitive bibliographic resource. The latest edition -- fully updated, features more than 3.3 million active ISBNs -- provides unparalleled coverage of the full range of books currently published or distributed in the United States. Bound in seven volumes, the set includes volumes arranged by title and by author. The seventh volume also includes contact and ordering information for the more than 60,000 publishers referenced in the Title volumes. Several useful publisher indexes are also available.
Description : Now in its 35th edition, this is the most authoritative, detailed trade directory available for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
Description : The 'ECIS International Schools Directory 2009/10' contains up-to-date facts on more than 800 schools worldwide and comprehensive details of over 570 of them which are ECIS members.
Description : The doctrine of moral rights is based on the idea that authors have a special bond with their own creative work. At present, the legal status of moral rights demands clarification and assessment as never before, particularly as the international expansion of moral rights occurs in the new environment of digital technology. Just as the survival of copyright law depends on its capacity to adapt effectively to the new technological environment, a new approach to moral rights is imperative. Moral Rights: Principles, Practice and New Technology is the first work to comprehensively address the role and challenges of moral rights in an environment of digital technology The problem is addressed from both practical and theoretical channels, and examples drawn from the legislation and practice of key jurisdictions around the world. The book concludes with a consideration of how the concept of moral rights can contribute to the re-organization of copyright law in a digital context.
Description : This title draws together international authorities to explore the variety of work that libraries are doing across the world to deliver resources to users via mobile and hand-held devices. Based on the proceedings of the Third International M-Libraries Conference held in Brisbane in May 2011, this draws together cutting-edge international contributions from the leading authorities in the field. The main strands of discussion include: • mobile services and their development • mobile users, their behaviour and requirements • emerging technical developments including new platforms, devices and applications • strategy and infrastructure developments at national level • reflections and feedback on new service models • local innovation. Readership: Information professionals in all sectors, policy makers, researchers, developers, publishers, suppliers, LIS students and new professionals.
Description : PREFACE This book is specially written for students preparing for the GCE O Level Examination in Mathematics Syllabus (4016). It consists of 10 revision exercises, each comprising Paper 1 and Paper 2, based on the LATEST syllabus. The format and weightage of the questions follow those of the specimen examination papers issued by the Examination Board closely. Investigative and problem-solving questions are included. New Examination Format Paper 1 consists of about 21 to 26 compulsory short questions worth a total of 80 marks. The duration of the paper is 2 hours. Paper 2 consists of 10 to 11 questions of varying marks and lengths testing more on higher order thinking skills. Candidates must answer ALL questions. Calculators may be used in both papers. The weightage for both papers, however, will be equal, each accounting for 50% of the examination. It is hoped that this book will help students to gain confidence and be fully equipped for their forthcoming examinations.