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The Evaluation of Worldwide Digital Reference Services in Libraries

The Evaluation of Worldwide Digital Reference Services in Libraries
  • Author : Jia Liu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 June 2007
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This book outlines and evaluates the digital reference services in libraries worldwide. The work is based on an international collaborative project between two groups from German and Chinese institutions, during which digital reference services provided by nearly 200 libraries all over the world were evaluated. The book also examines the reasons for the resulting differences; it also contains more generic proposals and perspectives on digital reference services. An international, evaluative approach is taken Includes unique information - which has never before


Digitisation Perspectives

Digitisation Perspectives
  • Author : R. Rikowski
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 22 July 2011
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This book examines various views and perspectives on digitisation. Topics covered include electronic theses, search engine technology, digitisation in Africa, citation indexing, reference services, the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition, new media and scholarly publishing. The final chapter explores virtual libraries, and poses some interesting questions for possible futures. The book will be of particular interest to information professionals, educators, librarians, academics and I.T. and knowledge experts.


Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition
  • Author : Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 July 2014
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"This 10-volume compilation of authoritative, research-based articles contributed by thousands of researchers and experts from all over the world emphasized modern issues and the presentation of potential opportunities, prospective solutions, and future directions in the field of information science and technology"--Provided by publisher.



An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries

An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries
  • Author : Elizabeth Connor
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 January 2013
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An introductory text on various aspects of reference services—that requires your students to think! An Introduction to Reference Services in Academic Libraries is a comprehensive textbook that presents compelling case studies and thought-provoking essays that teach the principles of reference services. Eighteen authorities from private and public academic libraries around the United States offer unique perspectives and solid information in an active learning format that requires students to think and learn. The book provides a stimulating starting point for


Digital Reference Services

Digital Reference Services
  • Author : Linda S Katz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 October 2013
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Extensive data on the theoretical and practical aspects of electronic reference services! Digital Reference Services provides an overview of electronic reference services and software, and explores the opportunities that real-time digital reference services can offer in a variety of library settings. Experts in the field convey numerous opinions and theory about the growth of this new approach to answering reference questions. This book teaches librarians new methods and techniques for offering technologically advanced reference services to the public. The first



Digital Libraries: Technology and Management of Indigenous Knowledge for Global Access

Digital Libraries: Technology and Management of Indigenous Knowledge for Global Access
  • Author : Tengku Mohd. T. Sembok
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 24 November 2003
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, ICADL 2003, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in December 2003. The 68 revised full papers presented together with 15 poster abstracts and 3 invited papers were carefully reviewed from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on information retrieval techniques, multimedia digital libraries, data mining and digital libraries, machine architecture and organization, human resources and training, human-computer interaction, digital library infrastructure, building and using digital libraries, knowledge management,


Evaluating Reference Services

Evaluating Reference Services
  • Author : Jo Bell Whitlatch
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 01 August 2000
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With this handy new guidebook, reference luminary Jo Bell Whitlatch outlines practical methods for evaluating and delivering excellent reference service to the technology-savvy library user of today.



Research Like a Librarian

Research Like a Librarian
  • Author : Lauren Pressley,Kevin Gilbertson,Craig Fansler,Rebecca Petersen,Kaeley D. McMahan,Audra Eagle Yun,Mary G. Scanlon,Ellen Daugman,Molly Keener,Mary Beth Lock,Ellen Makaravage
  • Publisher : Digital Publishing at Wake
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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Digital Libraries

Digital Libraries
  • Author : Lucy A. Tedd,J. Andrew Large
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release : 01 January 2004
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This book introduces readers to the principles underlying digital libraries, illustrating these principles by reference to a wide range of digital library practices throughout the world. Individual chapters deal with issues such as: digital library users and the services that are offered to them, the standards and protocols with which digital libraries must operate in order to cooperate with other institutions, and issues such as the administration of digital libraries, including discussion of intellectual property rights and preservation issues. A



Digital Dilemmas and Solutions

Digital Dilemmas and Solutions
  • Author : Peter Limb
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 13 March 2004
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Librarians and information professionals face many challenges due to recent trends in technology, publishing, and education. The tremendous impact of a globalizing information economy has forced many libraries to re-evaluate everyday library operations, and adjust their strategic directions so as to remain relevant. Drawing on the author's international and practical experiences, this book brings together the current issues and dilemmas facing libraries and clearly shows how to surmount them, while providing a best-practice guide to solutions based on the most