Abstracts and Abstracting

Despite their changing role, abstracts remain useful in the digital world. Highly beneficial to information professionals and researchers who work and publish in different fields, this book summarizes the most important and up-to-date theory of abstracting, as well as giving advice and examples for the practice of writing different kinds of abstracts. The book discusses the length, the functions and basic structure of abstracts, outlining a new approach to informative and indicative abstracts. The abstractors’ personality, their linguistic and non-linguistic knowledge and skills are also discussed with special attention. Despite the relatively large number of textbooks on the topic there is no up-to-date book on abstracting in the English language In addition to providing a comprehensive coverage of the topic, the proposed book contains novel views - especially on informative and indicative abstracts The discussion is based on an interdisciplinary approach, blending the methods of library and information science and linguistics

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  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 236 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630328
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Abstracts and Abstracting

Abstracts and Abstracting
  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2010
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Despite their changing role, abstracts remain useful in the digital world. Highly beneficial to information professionals and researchers who work and publish in different fields, this book summarizes the most important and up-to-date theory of abstracting, as well as giving advice and examples for the practice of writing different kinds of abstracts. The book discusses the length, the functions and basic structure of abstracts, outlining a new approach to informative and indicative abstracts. The abstractors’ personality, their linguistic and non-linguistic

Abstracts and Abstracting

Abstracts and Abstracting
  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 29 March 2010
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Abstracts are as useful and beneficial in today's digital environment as they were in the print-era. Here is a comprehensive resource detailing the most important and up-to-date theories in abstracting and effective, practical guidance on writing abstracts. Author Tibor Koltay discusses abstracts' basic structures and functions plus important new approaches for informative and indicative abstracts. Koltay demonstrates current best practices and model implementation by including successful real world examples, and provides step-by-step guidelines for implementing essential abstracting rules of thumb.

Abstracting Craft

Abstracting Craft
  • Author : Malcolm McCullough
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 15 January 1998
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In this investigation of the possibility of craft in the digital realm, the author discusses the emergence of computation as a medium, rather than just a set of tools, suggesting a growing correspondence between digital work and traditional craft.

Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting

Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting
  • Author : Donald B. Cleveland,Ana D. Cleveland
  • Publisher : Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release : 15 January 1990
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Based on new research and years of practical experience, this guide presents the basic knowledge necessary to become a professional indexer. Synthesizing the thinking and experience of indexers and abstractors over the years, the book introduces readers to such fundamentals as the nature of information, the organization of information, vocabulary control, types of indexes and abstracts, evaluation of indexing, and the use of computers. A new chapter on indexing and the Internet has been added, as has a chapter that

Indexing and Abstracting in Theory and Practice

Indexing and Abstracting in Theory and Practice
  • Author : Frederick Wilfrid Lancaster
  • Publisher : University of Illinois, Graduate School of Library & Information Science
  • Release : 15 January 1998
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A textbook for a course in either an academic or a professional education program for librarians. Reviews the principles, practice, consistency, and quality of indexing; the types and functions of abstracts; natural language in informating retrieval; and the future of indexing and abstracting services. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks

Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks
  • Author : Wendy Laura Belcher
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 21 January 2009
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`A comprehensive, well-written and beautifully organized book on publishing articles in the humanities and social sciences that will help its readers write forward with a first-rate guide as good company.' - Joan Bolker, author of Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day `Humorous, direct, authentic ... a seamless weave of experience, anecdote, and research.' - Kathleen McHugh, professor and director of the UCLA Center for the Study of Women Wendy Laura Belcher's Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve

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BK REVIEW DIGEST
  • Author : H. W. Wilson Company
  • Publisher : Wentworth Press
  • Release : 25 August 2016
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public

Abstract Measurement Theory

Abstract Measurement Theory
  • Author : Louis Narens
  • Publisher : Mit Press
  • Release : 15 January 1985
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This book presents a theory of measurement, one that is "abstract" in that it is concerned with highly general axiomatizations of empirical and qualitative settings and how these can be represented quantitatively.

Real Estate Title Search Abstracting

Real Estate Title Search Abstracting
  • Author : S. Hennin
  • Publisher : Eiram Publishing
  • Release : 01 March 2011
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The art of abstracting is one that involves a variety of skills. To begin the process of competently completing an abstract of title, you must first gain insight into the skills you must have in order to achieve success. These skills include an understanding of the fundamentals of real estate as it applies to the real property title you will research as well as an analysis of the specific tasks of title abstracting. You must also gain insight into the

Once Upon an Algorithm

Once Upon an Algorithm
  • Author : Martin Erwig
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 18 August 2017
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How Hansel and Gretel, Sherlock Holmes, the movie Groundhog Day, Harry Potter, and other familiar stories illustrate the concepts of computing. Picture a computer scientist, staring at a screen and clicking away frantically on a keyboard, hacking into a system, or perhaps developing an app. Now delete that picture. In Once Upon an Algorithm, Martin Erwig explains computation as something that takes place beyond electronic computers, and computer science as the study of systematic problem solving. Erwig points out that