Description : This illustrated multi-volume dictionary includes not only the terminology of the various specialisations within library science and information studies, but also the vocabulary of publishing, printing, binding, book trade, graphic arts, book history, literature, bibliography, telecommunications and computer science. The work is written in a lucid style and readable manner. The work is divided into three volumes. This work is designed to be comprehensive reference resource for library and information science, professionals, university students and faculties and all types of libraries. This set is exhaustively prepared to serve the desired needs of all associated to the field.
Description : Digital preservation is an issue faced by practitioners in Ross Harveythe library and recordkeeping professions, yet most professionalshave little time to keep up with the latest techniquesand standards. This invaluable work provides a single-volume introduction to the principles, strategies and practices currently applied by librarians and recordkeepers to the preservation of digital information and will assist them to make informed decisions about the role of digital information in their care. The book is presented in four parts: Why do we preserve? What do we preserve? How do we preserve? and How do we manage digital preservation? Each part covers the area in detail and addresses current issues in a clear and informative manner. The terminology of the field is explained clearly throughout the book. Each chapter includes a range of case studies from institutionsat the forefront of digital object preservation. An index facilitates quick access. This book will be essential as a professional reference tool for all librarians, recordkeepers and archivists with preservation responsibilities as well as being a definitive source of information for the whole profession including students.
Description : The Encyclopedic Dictionary Of Library Science And Information Technology Covers In Detail Terminologies Used In The Field Of Library & Information Science And Subjects Like Publishing, Printing, Paper Making, Binding, And Use Of Computers In Libraries.
Description : Now available for the first time in print, the dictionary is the most comprehensive and reliable English-language resource for terminology used in all types of libraries. With more than 4,000 terms and cross-references (last updated January, 2003), the dictionary's content has been carefully selected and includes terms from publishing, printing, literature, and computer science where, in the author's judgment, they are relevant to both library professionals and laypersons.
Description : This dictionary is an international, comprehensive introduction to the vocabulary of library and information science. It is a practical day-to-day tool that will help to explain clearly and concisely over 5,000 terms used in the profession. The second edition has been completely revised and approximately 2,000 new terms added. All the terms are arranged in one alphabetical sequence, still incorporating the six themes present in the first edition: Information sources; Information handling; Computers and Telecommunications; Management; Research methodology; Publishing. In addition the dictionary offers full definitions for all synonymous terms and acronyms.
Description : "The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science provides an outstanding resource in 33 published volumes with 2 helpful indexes. This thorough reference set--written by 1300 eminent, international experts--offers librarians, information/computer scientists, bibliographers, documentalists, systems analysts, and students, convenient access to the techniques and tools of both library and information science. Impeccably researched, cross referenced, alphabetized by subject, and generously illustrated, the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science integrates the essential theoretical and practical information accumulating in this rapidly growing field."
Description : The Book Is Written For Post-Graduate Students Preparing For Ugc-Net, Set Examination. It Contains Multiple Choice Objective Type Questions, Covering Different Aspects Of Library And Information Science. The Questions In This Book Cover Both Traditional Librarianship As Well As Modern Aspects Such As Information And Information Science, Library Automation, Computers And Information Technology Etc. At The End Of Each Chapter Solutions Have Been Provided. The Book Shall Be Found Useful For Those Who Are Appearing To Get Admission To M.L.I.S. Or M.Phil. Courses, Or Appearing For Staff Selection Commission Or Other Recruitment Tests.