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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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The Facet Research Support Collection 2   The Facet Research Support Collection 2

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: . . .

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The Facet Research Support Collection   The Facet Research Support 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 . . .

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Copyright and E-learning, 2nd edition   Copyright and E-learning, 2nd edition
A guide for practitioners

Jane Secker with Chris Morrison

Jane Secker and Chris Morrison have completely revised and updated this highly successful text to take into account recent developments in the field and changes to the law in the UK and elsewhere in the . . .

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The Facet Digital Literacies Collection   The Facet Digital Literacies Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Metaliteracy in Practice Edited by Trudi E Jacobson and Thomas P Mackey Metaliteracy: Reinventing information literacy to empower learners by . . .

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The Facet RDA Collection   The Facet RDA Collection

This Collection contains the following books:   RDA Essentials by Thomas Brenndorfer Maxwell’s Handbook for RDA: Explaining and illustrating RDA: Resource Description . . .

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The Facet Marketing Collection   The Facet Marketing Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Social Media for Creative Libraries by Phil Bradley The Library Marketing Toolkit by Ned Potter Marketing Your Library’s Electronic Resources: . . .

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The Facet Records Management Collection   The Facet Records Management Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Managing Records: A handbook of principles and practice by Elizabeth Shepherd and Geoffrey Yeo Records Management and Information Culture: Tackling . . .

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The Facet Information and Society Collection   The Facet Information and Society Collection

This Collection contains the following books: • Information 2.0: New models of information production, distribution and consumption, 2nd edition by Martin De Saulles • The Information Society: . . .

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Directory of Rare Book and Special Collections in the UK and Republic of Ireland, 3rd edition   Directory of Rare Book and Special Collections in the UK and Republic of Ireland, 3rd edition
Edited by Karen Attar

The Directory is the only publication to bring together rare book and special collections from all kinds of libraries across the British Isles and is an essential research tool for researchers and librarians . . .

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Managing Metadata in Web-scale Discovery Systems   Managing Metadata in Web-scale Discovery Systems
Edited by Louise F Spiteri

This book shows you how to harness the power of linked data and web-scale discovery systems to manage and link widely varied content across your library collection. Libraries are increasingly using . . .

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The Innovative School Librarian, 2nd edition   The Innovative School Librarian, 2nd edition
Sharon Markless, Elizabeth Bentley, Sarah Pavey, Sue Shaper, Sally Todd and Carol Webb

This book takes a strategic approach to the leadership of school libraries, examining notions of professionalism, their effect on identity and models of library practice. The Innovative School Librarian . . .

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