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The KM Cookbook   The KM Cookbook
Stories and strategies for organisations exploring Knowledge Management Standard ISO30401

Chris J Collison, Paul J Corney and Patricia Lee Eng

The KM Cookbook serves up a menu of success stories and strategies for organisations wanting to know more about Knowledge Management Standard ISO 30401 – whether they intend to pursue certification, . . .

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Do Archives Have Value?   Do Archives Have Value?
Edited by Michael Moss and David Thomas

This book will explore ways of establishing value and measuring in the archives and specials collections.   There is a vast literature about ways of measuring value for cultural heritage assets . . .

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Putting Library Assessment Data to Work   Putting Library Assessment Data to Work
Selena Killick and Frankie Wilson

Effective library assessment is crucial for a successful academic library. But what do we mean by library assessment and how can it be used to improve the library service? This new book provides a practical . . .

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Trusting Records in the Cloud   Trusting Records in the Cloud
The creation, management, and preservation of trustworthy digital content

Edited by Luciana Duranti and Corinne Rogers

Published in association with the Society of American Archivists Trusting Records in the Cloud presents key findings of InterPARES Trust, an international research project that has investigated . . .

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Foundations of Information Ethics   Foundations of Information Ethics
Edited by John T F Burgess and Emily J M Knox

As discussions about the roles played by information in economic, political, and social arenas continue to evolve, the need for an intellectual primer on information ethics that also functions as a solid . . .

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The No-nonsense Guide to Leadership, Management and Teamwork   The No-nonsense Guide to Leadership, Management and Teamwork
Barbara Allan

This book provides a straightforward and pragmatic guide to leadership, management and teamwork in contemporary library and information services. Contemporary managers and leaders in library and information . . .

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Information at Work   Information at Work
Information management in the workplace

Edited by Katriina Byström, Jannica Heinström and Ian Ruthven

Foreword by Professor Annemaree Lloyd, Swedish School of Library and Information Science, University of Boras Today’s society is characterized by quick technological developments and constant . . .

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Partners for Preservation   Partners for Preservation
Advancing digital preservation through cross-community collaboration

Edited by Jeanne Kramer-Smyth

Foreword by Nancy McGovern, Director of Digital Preservation, MIT Libraries Who could be partners to archivists working in digital preservation? This book features chapters from international contributors . . .

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Practical Knowledge and Information Management   Practical Knowledge and Information Management
Katharine Schopflin and Matt Walsh

Practical Knowledge and Information Management (KIM) is a guide written by and for knowledge and information management practitioners. As well as offering an introduction to the field, it provides advice . . .

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Systematic Searching   Systematic Searching
Practical ideas for improving results

Edited by Paul Levay and Jenny Craven

In resource poor, cost saving times, this book advises information professionals on how to search more efficiently. The book brings together expert international practitioners and researchers to highlight . . .

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The Freedom of Information Officer's Handbook   The Freedom of Information Officer's Handbook
Paul Gibbons

Freedom of information (FOI) is now an international phenomenon with over 100 countries from Albania to Zimbabwe enacting the right to know for their citizens. Since 2005, the UK’s Freedom of Information . . .

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Information Rights for Records Managers   Information Rights for Records Managers
Rachael Maguire

Records Managers have tended to find themselves given the responsibility for managing requests under the Freedom of Information (FOI) and Data Protection Acts (DPA), without necessarily having training . . .

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Social Tagging in a Linked Data Environment   Social Tagging in a Linked Data Environment
Edited by Diane Rasmussen Pennington and Louise Spiteri

Social tagging (including hashtags) is used over platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, WordPress, Tumblr and YouTube across countries and cultures meaning that one single hashtag can . . .

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The Facet LIS Textbook Collection 2   The Facet LIS Textbook Collection 2

The Facet LIS Textbook Collection 2 contains 11 core textbooks for students studying library and information science. The books included in the Collection are: Introduction to Information Science David . . .

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Information Resource Description, 2nd edition   Information Resource Description, 2nd edition
Creating and managing metadata

Philip Hider

This new edition offers a fully updated and expanded overview of the field of information organization, examining the description of information resources as both a product and process of the contemporary . . .

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Digital Archives   Digital Archives
Management, use and access

Edited by Milena Dobreva

Foreword by Professor Kalpana Shankar, Head of School of Information & Communication Studies, University College Dublin This landmark edited collection offers a wide-ranging overview of . . .

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The Facet Information Science Collection   The Facet Information Science Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Cultural Heritage Information: Access and management Edited by Ian Ruthven and G. G. Chowdhury   Information Systems: Process and practice Edited . . .

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Records and Information Management, 2nd edition   Records and Information Management, 2nd edition
Patricia C Franks

As Information Management put it, "On the strength of its currency and coverage alone, Franks' book is poised to take over as the recommended go-to reference for both students and RIM professionals . . .

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Archival Futures   Archival Futures
Edited by Caroline Brown

This book draws on the contributions of a range of international experts to consider the current archival landscape and imagine the archive of the future. Firmly rooted in current professional debate and . . .

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Bibliotherapy   Bibliotherapy
Edited by Sarah McNicol and Liz Brewster

The basic premise of bibliotherapy is that information, guidance, wellbeing and solace can be found through reading. This book draws on the latest international practical and theoretical developments in . . .

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Digital Literacy Unpacked   Digital Literacy Unpacked
Edited by Katharine Reedy and Jo Parker

Digital literacy is a powerful subject, which supports inclusivity, social mobility and digital citizenship globally. This book brings together thought-leaders and experts in the field, providing a blend . . .

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Records, Information and Data   Records, Information and Data
Exploring the role of record-keeping in an information culture

Geoffrey Yeo

This dynamic book considers whether and how the management of records (and archives) differs from the management of information (and data).  Can archives and records management still make a distinctive . . .

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Reference and Information Services, 4th edition   Reference and Information Services, 4th edition
An introduction

Kay Ann Cassell and Uma Hiremath

Designed to complement every introductory library reference course, this is the perfect text for students and librarians looking to expand their personal reference knowledge, teaching failsafe methods . . .

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The Facet Information Literacy Collection 3   The Facet Information Literacy Collection 3

This Collection contains the following books: A Guide to Teaching Information Literacy Critical Literacy for Information Professionals Expert Internet Searching, 5th edn Improving Students' . . .

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Exploring Research Data Management   Exploring Research Data Management
Andrew Cox and Eddy Verbaan

Research Data Management (RDM) has become a professional topic of great importance internationally following changes in scholarship and government policies about the sharing of research data.   Exploring . . .

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Coding with XML for Efficiencies in Cataloguing and Metadata   Coding with XML for Efficiencies in Cataloguing and Metadata
Practical applications of XSD, XSLT, and XQuery

Timothy W. Cole, Myung-Ja (MJ) K. Han and Christine Schwartz

This practical guide will be essential reading for all those needing to come up to speed quickly on XML and how it is used by libraries today.    XML and its ancillary technologies XSD, . . .

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The No-nonsense Guide to Born-digital Content   The No-nonsense Guide to Born-digital Content
Heather Ryan and Walker Sampson

2019 Society of American Archivsts' Preservation Publication Award Winner   Foreword by Trevor Owens, Head of Digital Content Management, Library of Congress This book offers a comprehensive, . . .

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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 4th edition   Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 4th edition
Peggy Johnson

For this new fourth edition, expert instructor and librarian Peggy Johnson has revised and fully updated this textbook to provide a timely and valuable new resource for LIS students and professionals. . . .

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Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval, 2nd edition   Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval, 2nd edition
Understanding metadata and its use

David Haynes

This new and updated second edition of a classic text provides a thought provoking introduction to metadata for all library and information students and professionals. Metadata for Information Management . . .

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Information Systems   Information Systems
Process and practice

Edited by Christine Urquhart, Faten Hamad, Dina Tbaishat and Alison Yeoman

This new book takes a holistic view of information architecture to offer information professionals a vital critical analysis of library and information service architecture with discussion of methods, . . .

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