Data Visualization

Author: Lauren Magnuson
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442271124
Size: 14,87 MB
Format: PDF
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Data Visualization: A Guide to Visual Storytelling for Libraries is a practical guide to the skills and tools needed to create beautiful and meaningful visual stories through data visualization. Learn how to sift through complex datasets to better understand a variety of metrics, such as trends in user behavior and electronic resource usage, return on investment (ROI) and impact metrics, and data about library collections and repositories. A 20-page color insert showcases an extensive selection of visualizations using a variety of technologies and programming languages that can serve as inspiration for creating your own visualizations. Understanding and communicating trends from your organization’s data is essential. Whether you are looking to make more informed decisions by visualizing organizational data, or to tell the story of your library’s impact on your community, this book will give you the tools to make it happen.

The Lita Guide To No Or Low Cost Technology Tools For Libraries

Author: Breanne A. Kirsch
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538103125
Size: 19,49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The LITA Guide to No- or Low-Cost Technology Tools for Libraries provides a practical guide on how to find and use technology tools for a variety of purposes in libraries and education. Each topic showcases two technology tools in detail, discusses additional tools, and provides examples of how to use them in libraries and schools.

The Savvy Academic Librarian S Guide To Technological Innovation

Author: Cinthya Ippoliti
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538103079
Size: 14,21 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book provides detailed plans for purposefully integrating technology into the academic environment by utilizing examples from a variety of institutions. Included case studies and further readings provide everything needed to create, grow, and sustain a holistic plan for integrating technology within the academic library setting.

Library Technology Planning For Today And Tomorrow

Author: Diana Silveira
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538109336
Size: 16,88 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Library Technology Planning for Today and Tomorrow is a practical LITA guide that helps librarians achieve success in selecting, implementing and managing new technologies. This step-by-step manual walks readers through each step of creating and carrying out a plan that is customized to meet the needs of their community.

Big Data Shocks

Author: Andrew Weiss
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538103249
Size: 19,73 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Big Data Shocks examines the roots of big data, the current climate and rising stars in this world. The book explores the issues raised by big data and discusses theoretical as well as practical approaches to managing information whose scope exists beyond the human scale.