Business School Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Tim Wales
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317170490
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In a period of change, consolidation and cut-backs as well as rapid technological developments, the business school library is often at the forefront of new initiatives and innovative approaches to delivering and managing information in the most responsive yet cost-effective manner possible. In this unique book a respected group of business library directors from prestigious institutions around the world come together to reflect on the key challenges facing their libraries today, from change management to technology and communications to space. They document the state of the sector during a time of fundamental change, draw on their own local contexts to explore topics and concepts and share their insights into what the future might bring. This book will be essential reading not only for librarians working in business, management or social sciences disciplines but for all professionals managing library and information services.

Expectations Of Librarians In The 21st Century

Author: Karl Bridges
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780313322945
Size: 16,82 MB
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This collection of 50 essays elucidates the many facets of modern librarianship and what is expected of today's librarians.

School Library Media Centers In The 21st Century

Author: Kathleen W. Craver
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780313291005
Size: 13,93 MB
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"This is a `must-read' for practicing and potential school library media specialists. It is not simply trends for library media centers that Craver documents, but trends that will affect every facet of our professional lives." School Library Journal

The Business School In The Twenty First Century

Author: Howard Thomas
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107276500
Size: 13,13 MB
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Questions about the status, identity and legitimacy of business schools in the modern university system continue to stimulate debate amongst deans, educational policy makers and commentators. In this book, three world experts share their critical insights on management education and new business school models in the USA, Europe and Asia, on designing the business school of the future, and how to make it work. They look at how the business school is changing and focus in particular on emergent global challenges and innovations in curricula, professional roles, pedagogy, uses of technology and organisational delineations. Set within the context of a wider discussion about management as a profession, the authors provide a systematic, historical perspective, analysing major trends in business school models, and reviewing a wealth of current literature, to provide an informed and unique perspective that is firmly grounded in practical and experimental analysis.

Twenty First Century Learning In School Libraries

Author: Kristin Fontichiaro
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591588955
Size: 20,77 MB
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Presents articles from "School Library Media Activities Monthly" that describe ways library media specialists can assist their schools in implementing AASL's standards for twenty-first-century learners.

The 21st Century Academic Library

Author: Mary K. Bolin
Editor: Chandos Publishing
ISBN: 0081018673
Size: 20,79 MB
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The 21st Century Academic Library: Global Patterns of Organization and Discourse discusses the organization of academic libraries, drawing on detailed research and data. The organization of the library follows the path of a print book or journal: acquisitions, cataloguing, circulation, reference, instruction, preservation and general administration. Most libraries still have public services and technical services, and are still very print-based in their organization, while their collections and services are increasingly electronic and virtual. This book gathers information on organizational patterns of large academic libraries in the US and Europe, providing data that could motivate libraries to adopt innovative organizational structures or assess the effectiveness of their current organizational patterns. Contributes to the literature on the globalization of information and of library and information science Analyzes and presents data in a way that allows librarians and library administrators to consider what organizational patterns are the most effective for the goals they are pursuing Includes emerging patterns that are not widely seen in the academic library population

Toward A 21st Century School Library Media Program

Author: Esther Rosenfeld
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 1461664330
Size: 13,49 MB
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This collection of enlightening and stimulating articles, written by some of the most important figures in school librarianship, demonstrates how teacher-librarians, classroom teachers, and administrators can work together to create a 21st century school library media program. With topics that emphasize student success, leadership, partnerships, curriculum design, collaborative planning and teaching, literacy, 21st century skills, emerging technologies, and so much more, this compendium brings together the best of the best discussions.

The 21st Century Black Librarian In America

Author: Andrew P. Jackson
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810882450
Size: 14,42 MB
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This collection of poignant essays covers a multiplicity of concerns for the 21st-century Black librarian and embodies compassion and respect for the provision of information, an act that defines librarianship. The essays, written by Black librarians in public, academic, state, federal, technology, and special libraries, are personable, inspiring, and thought provoking for all library professionals, regardless of race, class, or gender.

21st Century Learning In School Libraries

Author: CTI Reviews
Editor: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1478422793
Size: 11,39 MB
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Facts101 is your complete guide to 21st-Century Learning in School Libraries. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Social Readers Promoting Reading In The 21st Century

Author: Leslie B. Preddy
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1591588715
Size: 11,66 MB
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A compilation of over 50 reading project ideas, including implementation ideas and examples, helping to promote lifelong reading habits while meeting the social and interactive needs of today's youth. • Step-by-step suggestions for more than 50 projects • Over 120 illustrations • An appendix of reading themes that can be adopted for an event, club, program, poster, or campaign • A bibliography of resource references