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The Makerspace Librarian's Sourcebook   The Makerspace Librarian's Sourcebook
Edited by Ellyssa Kroski

The Makerspace Librarian's Sourcebook, edited by technology expert Ellyssa Kroski, is an essential all in one guidebook to makerspaces written specifically for libraries. This practical volume provides . . .

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Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management   Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management
Alana Verminski and Kelly Marie Blanchat

This hands-on guide provides both new and seasoned information professionals with a practical foundation for electronic resources management: how it came to be, where it is today and the essential tools . . .

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Information Literacy in the Workplace   Information Literacy in the Workplace
Edited by Marc Forster

In today’s information-driven workplace, the modern professional must know when research evidence or relevant legal, business, personal or other information is required, how to find it, how to critique . . .

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Digital Archives   Digital Archives
Management, access and use

Edited by Milena Dobreva and Gabriella Ivacs

This landmark edited collection offers a wide-ranging overview of how rapid technological changes and the push for providing wide access to digitized cultural heritage holdings are changing the landscape . . .

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Successful Enquiry Answering Every Time, 7th edition   Successful Enquiry Answering Every Time, 7th edition
Thinking your way from problem to solution

Tim Buckley Owen

This book guides the reader step-by-step through all stages of the research process, from finding out what the enquirer really wants, to providing a polished, actionable, value-added answer. Continuously . . .

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The Silence of the Archive   The Silence of the Archive
Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler and David Thomas

This new book provides a ground breaking discussion of a major but little considered issue - the silence of the archive: why archives, sometimes seen as the repositories of truth, often fail to satisfy . . .

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Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers   Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers
Edited by Louise Ray and Melinda Haunton

This book introduces the range of management skills employed by records managers and archivists, and shows how they may be applied, adding value both in terms of personal professional development and in . . .

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The Facet Archival Studies Collection   The Facet Archival Studies Collection

This Collection contains the following books: The Silence of the Archive by Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler and David Thomas Engaging with Archives and Records: Histories and theories edited by Fiorella . . .

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The Facet Archive Management Collection   The Facet Archive Management Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers edited by Louise Ray and Melinda Haunton Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 5th edition . . .

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Archives, 2nd edition   Archives, 2nd edition
Principles and practices

Laura A Millar

This updated edition offers an international perspective on archives management, providing guidance relevant both to collections-based repositories and to organizations responsible for managing their own . . .

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Process and Information Practice for Information Systems   Process and Information Practice for Information Systems
Christine Urquhart, Faten Hamad, Dina Tbaishat and Alison Yeoman

This new book in the high level iResearch series addresses the fact that information behaviour research has become separate from information systems research by crossing the bridge between . . .

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Reading by Right   Reading by Right
Successful strategies to ensure every child can read to succeed

Edited by Joy Court

Reading is an essential life skill not only for an individual's development and life chances but for social cohesion and a developed democracy. This book focuses on the importance of . . .

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Information Ethics   Information Ethics
Reflection and practice

David McMenemy

A practical, comprehensive guide to ethical issues in library and information work.  This book considers the over-arching ethical concepts impacting on all library and information professionals . . .

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Valuing your Collection   Valuing your Collection
A practical guide for museums, libraries and archives

Freda Matassa

This book will address the issues around valuing objects in cultural collections, ranging from high-value to low or no-value, including practical advice on how to assign values and examples . . .

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Getting Resource Discovery Right for your Community   Getting Resource Discovery Right for your Community
Edited by Simon McLeish

Discovery is central to academic activities at all levels, and is a major focus for libraries and museums. This book will help its readers learn how to adapt in a fast changing area to continue to serve . . .

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The No-nonsense Guide to Project Management   The No-nonsense Guide to Project Management
Barbara Allan

This book will provide a ‘no-nonsense’ guide to project management which will enable practitioners to lead or take part in a wide range of projects from large-scale multi-organisation complex . . .

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Open Licensing   Open Licensing
A guide for practitioners

Edited by Gill Hamilton and Fred Saunderson

This practical and explanatory guide for library and cultural heritage professionals introduces and explains the use of open licences for content, data and metadata in libraries and other cultural heritage . . .

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Delivering Impact with Digital Resources   Delivering Impact with Digital Resources
Planning your strategy in the attention economy

Simon Tanner



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The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship, 2nd edition   The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship, 2nd edition
Edited by Paul Glassman and Judy Dyki

The handbook examines methods of innovative librarianship in academic and art school libraries. Serving as a field guide to academic art libraries in the twenty-first century, it integrates theory and . . .

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Digital Asset Management in Theory and Practice   Digital Asset Management in Theory and Practice
Mark Hedges

This practical handbook provides information professionals with everything they need to know to effectively manage digital content and information. The book addresses digital asset management (DAM) . . .

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Mastering Data and Databases for Information Professionals   Mastering Data and Databases for Information Professionals
Computing for Information Professionals series

Diane Rasmussen Pennington

This is the first introduction to data and databases written specifically for information professionals and students of library and information science. This textbook. the first in the Computing for . . .

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Cataloguing and Decision-Making in a Hybrid Environment   Cataloguing and Decision-Making in a Hybrid Environment
The transition from AACR2 to RDA

Anne Welsh

As the transition to RDA changes the international cataloguing landscape, readers need practical guidance to operate successfully in a world of hybrid catalogues, where records created under different . . .

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Introduction to Documentation Studies   Introduction to Documentation Studies
Niels Lund



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Records, Information and Data   Records, Information and Data
Geoffrey Yeo



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RDA: Strategies for Implementation, 2nd edition   RDA: Strategies for Implementation, 2nd edition
Magda El-Sherbini

El-Sherbini’s guide, which won the 2014 ALCTS Outstanding Publication Award, has been completely updated to reflect the maturing landscape of RDA. Starting with a comparison of . . .

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Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition   Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition
A how-to-do-it manual for librarians

Gregory S Hunter

Since its original publication, Hunter’s manual has been “not only a rich and ready reference tool but also a practical resource for solving problems” (Catholic Library World), and no . . .

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Seven Steps to Effective Online Teaching   Seven Steps to Effective Online Teaching
Instructional design and strategies for online teaching and learning

Diane K. Kovacs

This book provides step-by-step guidance to designing online teaching and guidance using a formal instructional design process.   Informed by research and learning theories and oriented specifically . . .

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