rebus 30th anniversary eleanor oliphant newgen books for YA readers finding gobi eligible curtis sittenfeld
Search our site
Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley Read the opening extract of the brand new Steven Rowley book before its publication on 05/10/2017

Library & information sciences books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Library & information sciences category. Presented with a red border are the Library & information sciences books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Library & information sciences books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Elementary Statistics for Effective Library and Information Service Management by Leo Egghe Elementary Statistics for Effective Library and Information Service Management

This title describes how best to use statistical data to produce professional reports on library activities. The authors cover data gathering, sampling, graphical representation of data and summary statistics from data, and also include a section on trend analysis. A...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

The Organization of Knowledge Caught Between Global Structures and Local Meaning by Jack Andersen The Organization of Knowledge Caught Between Global Structures and Local Meaning

Through different theoretical and analyses glasses, this book critically examines the organization of knowledge as it is involved in matters of digital communication, the social, cultural, and political consequences of classifying, and how particular historical contexts shape ideas of information...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Finding the Answers to Legal Questions by Virginia M. Tucker Finding the Answers to Legal Questions


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

The Practical Handbook of Library Architecture Creating Building Spaces that Work by Fred Schlipf, John A. Moorman The Practical Handbook of Library Architecture Creating Building Spaces that Work
,
Distilling hard fought wisdom gleaned from hundreds of successful library construction projects they've supervised or coordinated, the authors present this definitive resource on library architecture. With a special emphasis on avoiding common problems in library design, in a down-to-earth manner...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Reference and Information Services An Introduction by Kay Ann Cassell, Uma Hiremath Reference and Information Services An Introduction
,
Guided by a national advisory board of educators and practitioners, this thoroughly updated text expertly keeps up with new technologies and practices while remaining grounded in the basics of reference work. Chapters on fundamental concepts, major reference sources, and special...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Libraries and Key Performance Indicators A Framework for Practitioners by Leo (Director of Library Services at Goldsmiths, University of London) Appleton Libraries and Key Performance Indicators A Framework for Practitioners
,
Libraries and Key Performance Indicators: A Framework for Practitioners explores ways by which libraries across all sectors can demonstrate their value and impact to stakeholders through quality assurance and performance measurement platforms, including library assessment, evaluation methodologies, surveys, and annual...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/07/2017

How to Manage Records in the E-Environment by Catherine Hare How to Manage Records in the E-Environment

A practical approach to developing and operating an effective programme to manage hybrid records within an organization. This title positions records management as an integral business function linked to the organization's business aims and objectives. The authors also address the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Moving Your Library by Andrew McDonald Moving Your Library

Examines the essential elements of planning a move, and offers practical guidance to ensure minimum disruption to service.Topics covered include: planning; resources, equipment and furniture, staff, security, safety and insurance. Examines the opportunities for service review and development.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Coming Soon

Effective Library and Information Centre Management by Jo Bryson Effective Library and Information Centre Management

This comprehensive handbook covers key management issues and will guide information professionals through the maze of common problems. To reflect the increasing integration of library, information centre, records, IT and telecommunications management, the book takes an integrated approach to managing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

How to Succeed in Cyberspace by Colin Haynes How to Succeed in Cyberspace

This book is designed to help people, whether in large corporations or the smallest of enterprises, to venture with confidence into cyberspace. Written in non-technical language by a businessman for other business people, it highlights the many opportunities emerging for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Records Management Handbook by Ira A. Penn Records Management Handbook

Records Management Handbook is a complete guide to the practice of records and information management. Written from a multi-media perspective and with a comprehensive systems design orientation, the authors present proven management strategies for developing, implementing and operating a ?21st...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Digitizing the Modern Library and the Transition From Print to Electronic by Raj Kumar Bhardwaj Digitizing the Modern Library and the Transition From Print to Electronic

Explores the latest techniques and initiatives needed to transition libraries into the digital age. Featuring extensive coverage on relevant areas such as electronic resource management, library management software, and semantic web, this publication is an ideal resource for faculty members,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Fourth Edition (Print Version) by John D. McDonald Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Fourth Edition (Print Version)

The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, now in its fourth edition, compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and explores the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries. This major reference presents over 550 entries extensively reviewed for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Research Methods Information, Systems, and Contexts by Kirsty (Senior Research Fellow, Monash University and Charles Sturt University, Australia) Williamson Research Methods Information, Systems, and Contexts
, ,
Research Methods: Information, Systems, and Contexts, Second Edition, presents up-to-date guidance on how to teach research methods to graduate students and professionals working in information management, information science, librarianship, archives, and records and information systems. It provides a coherent and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Intranets and Push Technology: Creating an Information-Sharing Environment by Paul Pedley Intranets and Push Technology: Creating an Information-Sharing Environment

This guide examines the use of technology for sharing information, both within an organisation, and between companies and their clients and customers. It looks in particular at the use of push/ pull technologies for delivering current awareness services. The guide...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Tips and Tricks for Web Site Managers by Martin Kerr Tips and Tricks for Web Site Managers

There are many challenges to Web site management: collecting and collating information, developing a design style, managing updates, and ensuring a consistently interesting, topical and informative site are just some of them. Whether working as a team or individually, Web...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Finding Information in Science, Technology and Medicine by Jill Lambert Finding Information in Science, Technology and Medicine

A practical guide to the basic structure of STM information, describing in simple terms, with examples, how to locate what you need. Coverage includes: How information is communicated Beginning a search Using bibliographic databases Using the web for information Obtaining...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Creating a Local History Archive at Your Public Library by Faye Phillips Creating a Local History Archive at Your Public Library

Written by an archivist and librarian with hands-on experience in multiple archival and manuscripts repositories, this concise guidebook presents best practices for the acquisition, access, and care of local history materials in public libraries. It provides guidance on creating a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

Academic Library Management Case Studies by Tammy Nickelson Deari Academic Library Management Case Studies

What does successful academic library management look like in the real world? This book presents a selection of case studies which dive deeply into the subject to answer that question. It features contributions from a range of practicing academic library...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

Handbook of Information Management by Alison Scammell Handbook of Information Management

This is effectively the eighth edition of Aslib's flagship reference work, Handbook of Special Librarianship and Information Work, which has provided the seminal text on modern information theory, practice, and procedure since 1957. Scammell draws on a substantial background of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Assessing Information Needs in the Age of the Digital Consumer by David Nicholas Assessing Information Needs in the Age of the Digital Consumer

Aiming at ensuring that everyone obtains the rich rewards available in today's information-centred society, this book seeks to provide a systematic method for the understanding, appreciation and evaluation of information needs, which alone can guarantee the value of information to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Registered users have access to unique site features

Register now