Business School Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Tim Wales
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317170490
Size: 19,81 MB
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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: Leigh Estabrook
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780313322945
Size: 17,10 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.

21st Century Learning In School Libraries

Author: CTI Reviews
Editor: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1478422793
Size: 12,24 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.

Developing A Vision Strategic Planning For The School Librarian In The 21st Century 2nd Edition

Author: John D. Crowley
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1591588928
Size: 11,76 MB
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This text shows teacher librarians how to become leaders in their schools and apply their unique skills and insight to develop a timely and meaningful vision for the school's library. • Presents two different approaches to strategic planning • Numerous figures are provided to clearly illustrate the strategic planning process

School Library Media Centers In The 21st Century

Author: Kathleen W. Craver
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780313291005
Size: 18,55 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 21st Century Black Librarian In America

Author: Andrew P. Jackson
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810882469
Size: 16,33 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.

The Preservation Management Handbook

Author: Ross Harvey
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0759123160
Size: 10,18 MB
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Cultural heritage professionals—museum curators, museum professionals, archivists and librarians—work with their specialized knowledge to prioritize the needs of their collections. Preservation managers draw on experts in climate control, fire safety, pest management and more in developing the large overview of a collection and its needs. And all the special materials within the collections have their experts too. Here, in one volume, The Preservation Management Handbook offers a wide range of topic-specific expertise that comprises both an enduring text for preservation students as well as an essential one-stop reference for cultural heritage professionals—particularly those in small- to medium sized organizations where resources are limited and professional help is not always at hand.

School Reform And The School Library Media Specialist

Author: Sandra Hughes-Hassell
Editor: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591584278
Size: 16,24 MB
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Looks at ways a library media specialist can effectively assist in bringing about change in a school.