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Libraries Partnering with Self-Publishing: A Winning Combination

A Winning Combination

by Robert J. Grover Professor Emeritus, Kelly Visnak, Carmaine Ternes & others

<p>In this useful guidebook, you'll learn how to transform your library into a self-publishing center with pointers, advice, and strategies for creating, producing, and printing books—both digitally and on paper. The book outlines your ...

ISBN: 9781440841590

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Libraries, Archives, and Museums Today

Insights from the Field

by Peter Botticelli, Martha R. Mahard & Michèle V. Cloonan

<p>This book offers insights into changes brought about by the enormous growth of the internet. There are new ways to share cultural heritage materials through online finding aids, exhibits, and other initiatives. What has been accomplished ...

ISBN: 9781538125564

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Libraries, Human Rights, and Social Justice

Enabling Access and Promoting Inclusion

by Paul T. Jaeger, Natalie Greene Taylor & Ursula Gorham

<p><em>Libraries, Human Rights, and Social Justice: Enabling Access and Promoting Inclusion</em> examines the interrelationships between digital literacy, digital inclusion, and public policy, emphasizing the impacts of these policy decisions on

ISBN: 9781442250529

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Libraries, Literacy, and African American Youth: Research and Practice

Research and Practice

by Sandra Hughes-Hassell, Pauletta Brown Bracy & Casey H. Rawson

<p>According to National Assessment of Educational Progress (NEAP), only 18 percent of African American fourth graders and 17 percent of African American eighth graders performed at or above proficiency in reading in 2013. This book draws on ...

ISBN: 9781440838736

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Library 101: A Handbook for the School Librarian, 2nd Edition

A Handbook for the School Librarian

by Claire Gatrell Stephens & Patricia Franklin

<p>This professional primer provides the blueprint to help you create a school library program, covering all aspects of library management such as budgeting, eBook use, purchasing, and teacher collaboration. Advice and strategies from experts in

ISBN: 9781610694520

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Library and Information Center Management, 9th Edition

by Claudia J. Morner & Barbara B. Moran

<p>Strategic planning. Facilities management. Leadership, ethics, communication, and motivation. Human resources and staffing. Change, library development, and innovation. Marketing. Measurement and evaluation. Fiscal responsibility and control.

ISBN: 9781440854484

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Library Automation: Core Concepts and Practical Systems Analysis, 3rd Edition

Core Concepts and Practical Systems Analysis

by Dania Bilal

<p>Recent advances in technology such as cloud computing, recent industry standards such as RFID, bibliographic standards like RDA and BIBFRAME, the increased adoption of open source integrated library systems (ILS), and continued shift in ...

ISBN: 9781591589235

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Library Information and Resource Sharing: Transforming Services and Collections

by Beth Posner

<p>Through the perspectives of interlibrary loan (ILL) specialists, this book examines what ILL departments are doing, the value of ILL librarians in the evolving library environment, and how library collections and services are being affected ...

ISBN: 9781440849695

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Library Marketing Basics

by Mark Aaron Polger

<p>Here is an accessible, step-by-step, easy to understand, and hands-on resource for any librarian who is interested in learning basic marketing tips to raise the profile of their library. While other books on library marketing are dense and ...

ISBN: 9781538125816

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Library Partnerships with Writers and Poets

Case Studies

by Vera Gubnitskaia

<p>Libraries and writers have always had a close working relationship. Rapid advances in technology have not changed the nontechnical basis of that cooperation: author talks, book signings and readings are as popular as ever, as are workshops ...

ISBN: 9781476629223

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Library Programming Made Easy

A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Michelle Demeter & Haley K. Holmes

<p>Libraries are always looking for new ways to engage with their patrons, and well-planned programming is one way to accomplish this goal. Library programming accomplishes this. Successful programming can be found in offering a variety of ...

ISBN: 9781538117026

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Library Programs and Services for New Adults

by Kyla Hunt

<p>Addressing the needs of new adults—those aged 18–29—in the library is a relatively new yet important challenge. This book explains the needs and wants of new adults in the public library setting and identifies their preferences pertaining to ...

ISBN: 9781440854187

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Library Publishing Directory 2019

by Sarah Lippincott

<p>The sixth edition of the Library Publishing Directory provides a snapshot of the publishing activities of over 100 academic and research libraries, including information about the number and types of publications they produce, the services ...

ISBN: 9780998224473

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Library Robotics: Technology and English Language Arts Activities for Ages 8–24

Technology and English Language Arts Activities for Ages 8–24

by Sarah Kepple

<p>A dive-right-in, quick-start guide for busy library professionals who want to build literacy, STEAM, and other 21st-century skills using simple robots in a fun, collaborative environment.</p> <p>• Provides the only guidebook currently ...

ISBN: 9781440835599

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Library Service Design

A LITA Guide to Holistic Assessment, Insight, and Improvement

by Joe J. Marquez & Annie Downey

<p>Service design is a holistic, co-creative, and user-centered approach to understanding user behavior for creating or refining services.</p> <p>Use this LITA Guide to help as a toolkit for implementing service design studies and projects at ...

ISBN: 9781442263857

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Library Service to Tweens

by Melanie A. Lyttle & Shawn D. Walsh

<p>This comprehensive guide to tween library services begins with a developmental description of this ever-changing group and offers practical advice about materials and programming. Criteria are provided for categorizing books, music, movies ...

ISBN: 9781476625744

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Library Services for Immigrants and New Americans: Celebration and Integration

by Jennifer Koerber

<p>This up-to-date guide to developing and implementing a wide variety of services to immigrants and new Americans focuses on the practical steps of creating and promoting programs. Illustrated by success stories in libraries throughout the ...

ISBN: 9781440858789

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Library Volunteers

A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Allison Renner

<p>Volunteers are one of the most overlooked and underused resources available to nonprofits and other organizations. This guide will help find willing volunteers in the community and utilize their skills in a way that benefits the volunteer as ...

ISBN: 9781538116920

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Library World Records, 3d ed.

by Godfrey Oswald

<p>? Which are the oldest public libraries in the world? In what years were the first books printed in French, Thai, Japanese, Arabic, Turkish? What are the oldest extant texts written in Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish? When was the first ...

ISBN: 9781476627724

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Linking Literacy and Libraries in Global Communities

by Marlene Asselin & Ray Doiron

<p>Libraries in today's global world have emerged as key players in building a culture for reading in communities while enhancing the literacy development of children, youth, adults and seniors. Whether one lives in a modern city with ...

ISBN: 9781317104889

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