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Developing Community-Led Public Libraries

Evidence from the UK and Canada

by John Pateman & Ken Williment

<p>This important book examines the potential for a new community led service model in public libraries. Using theoretical approaches to working with socially excluded community members, with a direct application of those approaches in Canadian ...

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Developing Dynamic Intersections between Collection Development and Information Literacy Instruction

by Amanda Scull

<p>Developing Dynamic Intersections between Collection Development and Information Literacy Instruction identifies the intersections between collection development and information literacy instruction and provides a practical guide for improving

ISBN: 9781442272163

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Developing Librarian Competencies for the Digital Age

by Jeffrey G. Coghill & Roger G. Russell

<p>Librarianship is both an art and a science. Librarians study the science of information and how to work with clients to help them find solutions to their information needs. They also learn quickly that there is an art to working with people, ...

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Digital Applications for Cultural and Heritage Institutions

by James Hemsley, Vito Cappellini & Gerd Stanke

<p>Electronic imaging and digital applications have brought numerous benefits for museums, galleries, archives and other organizations in the arts, culture and heritage sectors. Bringing together leading international practitioners from ...

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Digital Collections and Exhibits

by Juan Denzer & Ellyssa Kroski

<p>Today’s libraries are taking advantage of cutting-edge technologies such as flat panel displays using touch, sound, and hands-free motions to design amazing exhibits using everything from simple computer hardware to advanced technologies such

ISBN: 9781442243767

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Digital Curation for Libraries and Archives

by Stacy T. Kowalczyk

<p>An up-to-date examination of the evolving field of digital curation and its important place in libraries, covering the major technical, social, and organizational issues surrounding curation for libraries, archives, and other ...

ISBN: 9781610696326

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Digital Curation Fundamentals

by Jody L. DeRidder

<p>Websites and digital news stories disappear daily; researchers can’t access their own data for reuse; students don’t know how to make their work last for the next 10 years. Knowledge is built on previously gathered information, but what ...

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Digital Curation Projects Made Easy

A Step-by-Step Guide for Libraries, Archives, and Museums

by Carmen Cowick

<p><em>Digital Curation Projects Made Easy: A Step-By-Step Guide for Libraries, Archives, and Museums</em> outlines simple steps for accomplishing practical digitization and digital preservation projects for those with little experience, time, ...

ISBN: 9781538103524

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Digital Dieting

From Information Obesity to Intellectual Fitness

by Tara Brabazon

<p>Imagine if a student spent as much time managing information as celebrities doted on dieting? While eating too much food may be the basis of a moral panic about obesity, excessive information is rarely discussed as a crisis of a similar ...

ISBN: 9781317150879

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Digital Editing

by Little Green Apples Publishing, LLC ™

<p>The Digital Editing Study Brief offers the end-user a concise quick-reference guide on the basics of altering/editing or enhancing digital media files (including digital audio, digital images and digital video), using commercially available ...

ISBN: 9781634264143

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Digital Images for the Information Professional

by Melissa Terras

<p>In the past decade, the way image based media is created, disseminated, and shared has changed exponentially, as digital imaging technology has replaced traditional film based media. Digital images have become the pervasive photographic ...

ISBN: 9781351944083

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Digital Libraries

by Fabrice Papy

<p>Of vital interest to all librarians and information specialists, this book presents all aspects of the effects of digitization of today's and tomorrow's libraries. From social to technical issues, <em>Digital Libraries</em> includes chapters ...

ISBN: 9781118623596

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Digital Methods

by Richard Rogers

<p><strong>A proposal to repurpose Web-native techniques for use in social and cultural scholarly research.</strong></p> <p>In <em>Digital Methods,</em> Richard Rogers proposes a methodological outlook for social and cultural scholarly research

ISBN: 9780262313391

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Digitizing Audiovisual and Nonprint Materials: The Innovative Librarian's Guide

The Innovative Librarian's Guide

by Scott Piepenburg

<p>Why give up on at-risk treasures of your AV collection when you can easily digitize them in house? This guide walks you through the process of planning and implementing digitization projects for the common formats libraries have collected ...

ISBN: 9781440837814

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Digitizing Flat Media

Principles and Practices

by Joy M. Perrin

<p>Here is a concise guide to the nuts and bolts of converting flat media (books, papers, maps, posters, slides, micro formats, etc) into digital files. It provides librarians and archivists with the practical knowledge to understand the process

ISBN: 9781442258105

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Digitizing Your Community's History: The Innovative Librarian's Guide

The Innovative Librarian's Guide

by Alex Hoffman

<p>Internet technologies have enabled anyone to tell their story—and to find out their own unknown story. Libraries are seeing increased interest in community and family history and in genealogy, as well as heightened demand for access to ...

ISBN: 9781440842412

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Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives

by John Feather

<p>Disaster planning might not seem a pressing concern - until disaster strikes. Recent events have reminded us that any collection or service may be at risk, and libraries and archives must have prevention and recovery measures in place. ...

ISBN: 9781351943901

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Disaster Management in Archives, Libraries and Museums

by Graham Matthews & Yvonne Smith

<p>This important book assesses the current state of disaster management in archives, libraries and museums in the UK and around the world, and provides recommendations for addressing current and future threats. Following an introductory outline

ISBN: 9781351943871

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Discover Digital Libraries: Theory and Practice

by Xie, Iris

<i> <p>Discover Digital Libraries: Theory and Practice</i> is an ideal reference during a time when the emergence of digital libraries has provided users with an unprecedented opportunity for wider and easier access to a variety of information ...

ISBN: 9780124201057

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Displaced Archives

by James Lowry

<p>Displaced archives have long been a problem and their existence continues to trouble archivists, historians and government officials. <em>Displaced Archives</em> brings together leading international experts to comprehensively explore the ...

ISBN: 9781317149521

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