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Visual Research Methods   Visual Research Methods
An introduction for Library and Information Studies

Edited by Shailoo Bedi and Jenaya Webb

Visual research methods (VRM) comprise a collection of methods that incorporate visual elements such as maps, drawings, photographs, videos, as well as three-dimensional objects into the research process. . . .

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Electronic Legal Deposit   Electronic Legal Deposit
Shaping the library collections of the future

Edited by Paul Gooding and Melissa Terras

Legal deposit libraries, the national and academic institutions who systematically preserve our written cultural record, have recently been mandated with expanding their collection practices to include . . .

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Recordkeeping Cultures   Recordkeeping Cultures
Gillian Oliver and Fiorella Foscarini

As a fully revised and expanded edition of Records Management and Information Culture, Recordkeeping cultures explores how an understanding of organisational information culture provides the insight necessary . . .

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Foundations of Library and Information Science, 5th edition   Foundations of Library and Information Science, 5th edition
Richard E. Rubin and Rachel G. Rubin

Foreword by Camila A. Alire   In the fifth edition of this classic textbook, Richard E. Rubin and new co-author Rachel G. Rubin provide a foundational text for LIS students and professionals . . .

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Practical Data Science for Information Professionals   Practical Data Science for Information Professionals
David Stuart

The growing importance of data science, and the increasing role of information professionals in the management and use of data, are brought together in Practical Data Science for Information Professionals . . .

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Seeing Sense   Seeing Sense
Visual literacy as a tool for libraries, learning and reader development

Jake Hope

Foreword by Sir Philip Pullman, CBE, FRSL  Illustrated foreword by Chris Riddell, OBE We navigate and understand the world through visual literacy long before we learn to communicate through verbal . . .

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Introduction to Knowledge Organization   Introduction to Knowledge Organization
Claudio Gnoli

This book provides a complete introduction to the rapidly expanding field of Knowledge organization (KO), presenting historical precedents and theoretical foundations in a discursive, intelligible form, . . .

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Open Heritage Data   Open Heritage Data
An introduction to research, publishing and programming with open data in the heritage sector

Henriette Roued-Cunliffe

Digital heritage can be many things, from building a database over Egyptian textiles to interacting with family historians over Facebook. However, it is rare to see professionals with a heritage background . . .

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Resource Discovery for the Twenty-First Century Library   Resource Discovery for the Twenty-First Century Library
Case studies and perspectives on the role of IT in user engagement and empowerment

Edited by Simon McLeish

Discovery is central to academic activities at all levels and is a major focus for libraries and museums. Of all the parts of modern library provision, discovery services are the most clearly affected . . .

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Information Law   Information Law
Compliance for librarians, information professionals and knowledge managers

Charles Oppenheim, Adrienne Muir and Naomi Korn

Library, information and knowledge professionals are often at the front line of managing and monitoring their organisation’s legal compliance and have roles and responsibilities in both complying . . .

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Mapping Information Landscapes   Mapping Information Landscapes
New Methods for Exploring the Development and Teaching of Information Literacy

Andrew Whitworth

Mapping Information Landscapes presents the first in-depth study of the educational implications of the idea of information literacy as ‘the capacity to map and navigate an information landscape’. . . .

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Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition   Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition
Gregory S Hunter

Since its original publication, no text has served as a better overview of the field of archives than Hunter’s manual. Newly revised and updated to thoroughly address our increasingly digital world, . . .

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Management Basics for Information Professionals, 4th edition   Management Basics for Information Professionals, 4th edition
G. EDWARD EVANS and STACEY GREENWELL

Since its initial publication this text has served as an essential resource for both LIS students and practitioners. Journal of Hospital Librarianship deemed it ‘a librarian’s dream… . . .

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A Practical Guide to Privacy in Libraries   A Practical Guide to Privacy in Libraries
Paul Pedley

Privacy is a core value of librarianship and yet as a concept, it is difficult to define and in practice, a challenge to uphold. This groundbreaking new book considers how privacy issues can arise in . . .

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Marketing Plans in Action   Marketing Plans in Action
A step-by-step guide for libraries, archives and cultural organizations

Amanda L Goodman

You know you need to get the word out. But where do you start? How do you keep track of everything? Don’t work harder—work smarter. The key is to stay organized and focused through solid project . . .

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

Simon Tanner

Companion website https://www.bvimodel.org/ featuring additional content, BVI model implementations, adaptions and templates and much more.  This book provides practical guidance for delivering . . .

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The No-nonsense Guide to Research Support and Scholarly Communication   The No-nonsense Guide to Research Support and Scholarly Communication
Claire Sewell

This accessible and highly practical book provides an introductory guide to the world of research support in the academic library.   Academic libraries have seen huge changes in recent years . . .

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Informed Societies   Informed Societies
Why information literacy matters for citizenship, participation and democracy

Edited by St├ęphane Goldstein

This book explains how and why information literacy can help to foster critical thinking and discerning attitudes, enabling citizens to play an informed role in society and its democratic processes. In . . .

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Community Archives, Community Spaces   Community Archives, Community Spaces
Heritage, Memory and Identity

Edited by Jeannette A. Bastian and Andrew Flinn

This book traces the trajectory of the community archives movement, expanding the definition of community archives to include sites such as historical societies, social movement organisations and community . . .

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A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians   A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians
Heather Dawson

A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians is a survival guide for frontline library staff to help them find appropriate information quickly, whether they are answering questions at a physical . . .

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Essential Law for Information Professionals, 4th edition   Essential Law for Information Professionals, 4th edition
Paul Pedley

Essential Law for Information Professionals, fourth edition, provides up-to-date and easy-to-follow practical guidance on the law as it affects information management and the principles underlying . . .

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Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 6th edition   Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 6th edition
Tim Padfield

As an archivist or records manager it is essential to keep up to date with the complexities of copyright legislation, and Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers has been described as an . . .

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Copyright, revised 6th edition   Copyright, revised 6th edition
Interpreting the law for libraries, archives and information services

Graham P Cornish

Cornish's Copyright is the standard work in its field and is indispensable for all librarians and information professionals and who are looking for solutions to their copyright problems. The book . . .

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Foundations of Information Policy   Foundations of Information Policy
PAUL T JAEGER and NATALIE GREENE TAYLOR

Foreword by Alan S. Inouye; Afterword by Nancy Kranich The first of its kind, this important new text provides a much-needed introduction to the myriad information policy issues that impact information . . .

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Participatory Archives   Participatory Archives
Edited by Edward Benoit, III and Alexandra Eveleigh

The rise of digitisation and social media over the past decade has fostered the rise of participatory and DIY digital culture. Likewise, the archival community has leveraged these new technologies, aiming . . .

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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 and measuring value in the archives and special collections.   There is a vast literature about ways of measuring value for cultural heritage . . .

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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
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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