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Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times
  • Author : Nevenka Zdravkovska
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 August 2011
  • ISBN : 1780632703
  • Pages : 230 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Summary:
Are academic branch libraries going to be extinct in the near future? In these difficult economic times, when collections are digitized rapidly, is there still a need for a separate unit within proximity to the department, school, or college with a subject-based or subject-specific collection? Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times gives a brief historical overview of the role of a branch academic library. It reviews the current situation from a practitioner’s point of view and suggests solutions for the future. Provides practical and realistic solutions to academic libraries that they can execute in their daily operating cycle Covers a variety of issues from staffing and public services, through to collections and bibliographic instruction Presents a clear analysis of the current situation and suggestions for the future


Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times
  • Author : Nevenka Zdravkovska
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 August 2011
GET THIS BOOKAcademic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

Are academic branch libraries going to be extinct in the near future? In these difficult economic times, when collections are digitized rapidly, is there still a need for a separate unit within proximity to the department, school, or college with a subject-based or subject-specific collection? Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times gives a brief historical overview of the role of a branch academic library. It reviews the current situation from a practitioner’s point of view and suggests solutions for


Library Staffing for the Future

Library Staffing for the Future
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 09 December 2015
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This latest volume contains approaches from researchers around the world. The chapters explore such issues as skills-building and other professional development activities, changing demographic profiles of staff, changing modes of resource provision, succession planning, remote work, and planning for Linked Data.


Library and Information Science

Library and Information Science
  • Author : Michael F. Bemis
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 24 February 2021
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This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library science, covering recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. In addition to compiling an invaluable list of sources, Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information






Small Business and the Public Library

Small Business and the Public Library
  • Author : Luise Weiss,Sophia Serlis-McPhillips,Elizabeth Malafi
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 24 February 2021
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Aligning with recent news stories on difficult economic times, Weiss, Serlis-Mcphillips, and Malafi target libraries endeavoring to assist users entering or already involved in the small business community. Small Business and the Public Library will help you reach out to this group of patrons with Innovative programming ideas Easy to translate suggestions for your day-to-day operations Tips for helping clients become business literate on the Web, on paper, and out in the world of work Whether patrons need resources to