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The Facet Data Librarianship Collection   The Facet Data Librarianship Collection

This Collection contains the following books: The Data Librarian's Handbook Robin Rice and John Southall Metadata, 2nd edition Marcia Lei Zeng and Jian Qin Managing Research Data Edited . . .

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The Facet Copyright Collection 2   The Facet Copyright Collection 2

This Collection contains the following books: Copyright: Interpreting the law for libraries, archives and information services, 6th edition Graham P Cornish Practical Copyright for Library and . . .

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The Facet Information Organization Collection   The Facet Information Organization Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Catalogue 2.0: The future of the library catalogue Edited by Sally Chambers Essential Classification, 2nd edition Vanda Broughton Essential Library . . .

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The Facet Library Metrics Collection   The Facet Library Metrics Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Library Analytics and Metrics: Using data to drive decisions and services Ben Showers Altmetrics: A practical guide for librarians, researchers and . . .

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

Freda Matassa

This book addresses the issue of valuing objects in cultural collections, ranging from high-value to low or no-value and featuring a range of collections including fine art, archives, science . . .

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Expert Internet Searching, 5th edition   Expert Internet Searching, 5th edition
Phil Bradley

In an environment where increasing amounts of information (and fake news) flood the internet on websites and social media, the information professional’s job is getting harder. It is important that . . .

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

Edited by Joy Court

Literacy has now been recognized as a human right for over 50 years in several international declarations and initiatives. Every child has a right to read and we have a social responsibility, as parents, . . .

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

Foreword by Anne J Gilliland, University of California Evaluating archives in a post-truth society. In recent years big data initiatives, not to mention Hollywood, the video game industry and . . .

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

Laura A. Millar

A newly revised edition of the 2011 Society of American Archivists' Waldo Gifford Leland Award winner.  This new and extensively revised second edition offers an international perspective . . .

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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

Successful Enquiry Answering Every Time is designed to guide information professionals through all the stages of research, from finding out what the enquirer really wants, to providing a polished, . . .

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

This book explains how information literacy (IL) is essential to the contemporary workplace and is fundamental to competent, ethical and evidence-based practice. In today’s information-driven . . .

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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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Participatory Heritage   Participatory Heritage
Edited by Henriette Roued-Cunliffe and Andrea Copeland

This book demonstrates how heritage institutions can work with community-based heritage groups to build broader, more inclusive and culturally relevant collections. The internet as a platform . . .

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The Special Collections Handbook, 2nd edition   The Special Collections Handbook, 2nd edition
Alison Cullingford

This comprehensive and no-nonsense guide to working with special collections and rare books is an essential day-to-day companion. Working with special collections can vary dramatically from preserving . . .

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The Data Librarian's Handbook   The Data Librarian's Handbook
Robin Rice and John Southall

An insider’s guide to data librarianship packed full of practical examples and advice for any library and information professional learning to deal with data. Interest in data has been growing . . .

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Practical Tips for Developing Your Staff   Practical Tips for Developing Your Staff
Tracey Pratchett and Gil Young with CAROL BROOKS, LISA JESKINS & HELEN MONAGLE

This book offers innovative tips and tried-and-tested best practice to enable library and knowledge workers to take control of professional development regardless of the budget and time available to them.    Continuing . . .

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Engaging with Records and Archives   Engaging with Records and Archives
Histories and theories

Edited by Fiorella Foscarini , Heather MacNeil , Bonnie Mak and Gillian Oliver

This collection provides a multifaceted response to today’s growing fascination with the idea of the archive and showcases the myriad ways in which archival ideas and practices are being engaged . . .

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The Facet Academic Library Collection   The Facet Academic Library Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Practical Tips for Facilitating Research by Moira Bent Dynamic Research Support for Academic Libraries edited by Starr Hoffman Altmetrics: A practical . . .

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Developing Digital Scholarship   Developing Digital Scholarship
Emerging practices in academic libraries

Edited by Alison Mackenzie and Lindsey Martin

This book provides strategic insights drawn from librarians who are meeting the challenge of digital scholarship, utilizing the latest technologies and creating new knowledge in partnership with researchers, . . .

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Linked Data for Cultural Heritage   Linked Data for Cultural Heritage
Edited by Ed Jones and Michele Seikel

This book gathers a stellar list of contributors to help readers understand linked data concepts by examining practice and projects based in libraries, archives, and museums. Linked open data remains . . .

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The Facet User Experience Collection   The Facet User Experience Collection

This Collection contains the following books: User Studies for Digital Library Development edited by Milena Dobreva, Andy O’Dwyer and Pierluigi Feliciati Information Users and Usability in . . .

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The Facet Performance Measurement and Metrics Collection   The Facet Performance Measurement and Metrics Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Library Analytics and Metrics: Using data to drive decisions and services edited by Ben Showers Being Evidence Based in Library and Information Practice edited . . .

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Being Evidence Based in Library and Information Practice   Being Evidence Based in Library and Information Practice
Edited by Denise Koufogiannakis and Alison Brettle

This book builds a research-grounded, theoretical foundation for evidence based library and information practice and illustrates how librarians can incorporate the principles to make more informed decisions . . .

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Practical Ontologies for Information Professionals   Practical Ontologies for Information Professionals
David Stuart

Practical Ontologies for Information Professionals provides an accessible introduction and exploration of ontologies and demonstrates their value to information professionals. More data and information . . .

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Teaching Information Literacy Reframed   Teaching Information Literacy Reframed
50+ framework-based exercises for creating information-literate learners

Joanna M Burkhardt

This book offers a starting point to understanding and teaching the six threshold concepts listed in the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education, an altogether new way of looking at . . .

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Library Improvement through Data Analytics   Library Improvement through Data Analytics
Lesley S J Farmer and Alan M Safer

This book shows how to act on and make sense of data in libraries. Using a range of techniques, tools and methodologies it explains how data can be used to help inform decision making at every level. Sound . . .

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Exploring Discovery   Exploring Discovery
The front door to your library’s licensed and digitized content

Edited by Kenneth J Varnum

In the context of libraries, “discovery” is the process of finding appropriate resources to meet an information need.  We are in a new age of discovery where technology has enabled today’s . . .

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Managing Digital Cultural Objects   Managing Digital Cultural Objects
Analysis, discovery and retrieval

Edited by Allen Foster and Pauline Rafferty

This book explores the analysis and interpretation, discovery and retrieval of a variety of non-textual objects, including image, music and moving image.  Bringing together chapters written by . . .

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Altmetrics   Altmetrics
A practical guide for librarians, researchers and academics

Edited by Andy Tattersall

This book gives an overview of altmetrics, its tools and how to implement them successfully to boost and measure research outputs. New methods of scholarly communication and dissemination of information . . .

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