A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

From full-text article databases to digitized collections of primary source materials, newly emerging electronic resources have radically impacted how research in the humanities is conducted and discovered. This book, covering high-quality, up-to-date electronic resources for the humanities, is an easy–to-use annotated guide for the librarian, student, and scholar alike. It covers online databases, indexes, archives, and many other critical tools in key humanities disciplines including philosophy, religion, languages and literature, and performing and visual arts. Succinct overviews of key emerging trends in electronic resources accompany each chapter. The only reference guide to electronic resources written specifically for the humanities Addresses all major humanities disciplines in one convenient guide Concise format ideal for students, librarians, and humanities researchers

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  • Author : Ana Dubnjakovic
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 354 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630476
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities
  • Author : Ana Dubnjakovic,Patrick Tomlin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2010
GET THIS BOOKA Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

From full-text article databases to digitized collections of primary source materials, newly emerging electronic resources have radically impacted how research in the humanities is conducted and discovered. This book, covering high-quality, up-to-date electronic resources for the humanities, is an easy–to-use annotated guide for the librarian, student, and scholar alike. It covers online databases, indexes, archives, and many other critical tools in key humanities disciplines including philosophy, religion, languages and literature, and performing and visual arts. Succinct overviews of key

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries
  • Author : Audrey Fenner
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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Advice from the experts--on collecting and managing the digital resources that are an increasingly vital part of librarianship! Managing Digital Resources in Libraries is a practical guide to managing library materials in digital formats. Working librarians share their expertise in the acquisition and management of digital resources, addressing questions of licensing, funding, and providing access. The contributors also examine innovative projects and systems, such as the integration of PDA-accessible resources into a library collection and the development of all-digital libraries.

Doing Academic Research

Doing Academic Research
  • Author : Ted Gournelos,Joshua R. Hammonds,Maridath A. Wilson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 May 2019
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Online student resource material cab be accessed under the 'Support Materials' tab at https://www.routledge.com/9780367207939 Doing Academic Research is a concise, accessible, and tightly organized overview of the research process in the humanities, social sciences, and business. Conducting effective scholarly research can seem like a frustrating, confusing, and unpleasant experience. Early researchers often have inconsistent knowledge and experience, and can become overwhelmed – reducing their ability to produce high quality work. Rather than a book about research, this is

Using The Biological Literature

Using The Biological Literature
  • Author : Diane Schmidt,Elisabeth B. Davis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 December 2001
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"Provides an in-depth review of current print and electronic tools for research in numerous disciplines of biology, including dictionaries and encyclopedias, method guides, handbooks, on-line directories, and periodicals. Directs readers to an associated Web page that maintains the URLs and annotations of all major Inernet resources discussed in th

Integrating Print and Digital Resources in Library Collections

Integrating Print and Digital Resources in Library Collections
  • Author : Audrey Fenner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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Get informed answers to your questions and concerns about integrating the materials in your library's collection Library collections have always included materials in many formats—handling a mix of material types is an accepted part of library work. And in recent years, the very concept of “collection” has been significantly redefined by the addition of electronic resources. But are print and digital materials really merged in library collections or are they treated and maintained as separate entities? Integrating Print and

Digital Humanities in Practice

Digital Humanities in Practice
  • Author : Claire Warwick,Melissa Terras,Julianne Nyhan
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 09 October 2012
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This cutting-edge and comprehensive introduction to digital humanities explains the scope of the discipline and state of the art and provides a wide-ranging insight into emerging topics and avenues of research. Each chapter interweaves the expert commentary of leading academics with analysis of current research and practice, exploring the possibilities and challenges that occur when culture and digital technologies intersect. International case studies of projects ranging from crowdsourced manuscript transcription to computational reconstruction of frescoes are included in each chapter,

Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom

Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom
  • Author : Claire Battershill,Shawna Ross
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 05 October 2017
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Rooted in the day-to-day experience of teaching and written for those without specialist technical knowledge, this book is the first practical guide to using digital tools and resources in the humanities classroom. Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom covers such topics as: · Overcoming resistance to technology – your own, your colleagues' and your students' · Finding, evaluating and using digital resources · Designing syllabi and planning classroom activities and assignments · Solving problems when technology goes wrong · Using digital tools for collaborative projects, course

Oxford University Computing Services Guide to Digital Resources for the Humanities

Oxford University Computing Services Guide to Digital Resources for the Humanities
  • Author : Frances Condron,Michael Fraser,Stuart Sutherland
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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A comprehensive reference tool in humanities computing. Essays in nine disciplines describe resources and introduce the state of humanities computing. Platform, price, system requirements, and means of acquisition are noted with substantial descriptions of each project plus review citations.

The Kovacs Guide to Electronic Library Collection Development

The Kovacs Guide to Electronic Library Collection Development
  • Author : Diane Kaye Kovacs,Kara L. Robinson
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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Covers how to build an electronic library and how to update and expand it. Each chapter addresses selecting and evaluating web-based resources in subject areas such as business, social science, health, medicine and law, and offers guidelines for an electronic library collection development plan.

Electronic Collection Development

Electronic Collection Development
  • Author : Stuart D. Lee
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 17 April 2021
GET THIS BOOKElectronic Collection Development

In the last half-century, the information world has been transformed from static to fluid with an ever-expanding array of electronic resources requiring new and different means of collecting, organizing, and disseminating information. This is the first collection development guide to encompass the total range of electronic resources libraries are dealing with today- including regional library catalogs, bibliographic services, electronic journals (and ancillary products such as linkage services), large text and image services (like Proquest and Carl UnCover), and subject-specific resources.

Information Sources in the Social Sciences

Information Sources in the Social Sciences
  • Author : David Fisher,Sandra Price,Terry Hanstock
  • Publisher : K G Saur Verlag Gmbh & Company
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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The aim of each volume of this series Guides to Information Sources is to reduce the time which needs to be spent on patient searching and to recommend the best starting point and sources most likely to yield the desired information. The criteria for selection provide a way into a subject to those new to the field and assists in identifying major new or possibly unexplored sources to those who already have some acquaintance with it. The series attempts to