Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

Are academic branch libraries going to be extinct in the near future? In these difficult economic times, when collections are digitized rapidly, is there still a need for a separate unit within proximity to the department, school, or college with a subject-based or subject-specific collection? Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times gives a brief historical overview of the role of a branch academic library. It reviews the current situation from a practitioner’s point of view and suggests solutions for the future. Provides practical and realistic solutions to academic libraries that they can execute in their daily operating cycle Covers a variety of issues from staffing and public services, through to collections and bibliographic instruction Presents a clear analysis of the current situation and suggestions for the future

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  • Author : Nevenka Zdravkovska
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 230 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632703
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times
  • Author : Nevenka Zdravkovska
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 August 2011
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Are academic branch libraries going to be extinct in the near future? In these difficult economic times, when collections are digitized rapidly, is there still a need for a separate unit within proximity to the department, school, or college with a subject-based or subject-specific collection? Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times gives a brief historical overview of the role of a branch academic library. It reviews the current situation from a practitioner’s point of view and suggests solutions for

Library Staffing for the Future

Library Staffing for the Future
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 09 December 2015
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This latest volume contains approaches from researchers around the world. The chapters explore such issues as skills-building and other professional development activities, changing demographic profiles of staff, changing modes of resource provision, succession planning, remote work, and planning for Linked Data.

Library and Information Science

Library and Information Science
  • Author : Michael F. Bemis
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library science, covering recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. In addition to compiling an invaluable list of sources, Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information

Science Libraries in the Self Service Age

Science Libraries in the Self Service Age
  • Author : Alvin Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 27 November 2018
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Science Libraries in the Self Service Age: Developing New Services, Targeting New Users suggests ways in which libraries can remain relevant to their institution. This book describes the myriad of new services and user communities which science librarians have recently incorporated into their routines. Where applicable, the book focuses on both researcher needs and the simple economics that emphasize the need for new service development. Science librarians will have to adapt to changing behaviors and needs if they want to

The Value of Academic Libraries

The Value of Academic Libraries
  • Author : Megan Oakleaf
  • Publisher : Assoc of Cllge & Rsrch Libr
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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This report provides Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) leaders and the academic community with a clear view of the current state of the literature on value of libraries within an institutional context, suggestions for immediate "Next Steps" in the demonstration of academic library value, and a "Research Agenda" for articulating academic library value. Its focus is to help librarians understand, based on professional literature, the current answer to the question, "How does the library advance the missions of

Small Business and the Public Library

Small Business and the Public Library
  • Author : Luise Weiss,Sophia Serlis-McPhillips,Elizabeth Malafi
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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Aligning with recent news stories on difficult economic times, Weiss, Serlis-Mcphillips, and Malafi target libraries endeavoring to assist users entering or already involved in the small business community. Small Business and the Public Library will help you reach out to this group of patrons with Innovative programming ideas Easy to translate suggestions for your day-to-day operations Tips for helping clients become business literate on the Web, on paper, and out in the world of work Whether patrons need resources to

Too Much is Not Enough!

Too Much is Not Enough!
  • Author : Beth R. Bernhardt,Leah H. Hinds,Katina P. Strauch
  • Publisher : Purdue University Press
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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"Almost one hundred presentations from the thirty-third annual Charleston Library Conference (held November 6-9, 2013) are included in this annual proceedings volume. Major themes of the meeting included open access publishing, demand-driven acquisition,the future of university presses, and data-driven decision making. While the Charleston meeting remains a core one for acquisitions librarians in dialog with publishers and vendors, the breadth of coverage of this volume reflects the fact that this conference is now one of the major venues for leaders