International Librarianship at Home and Abroad

International Librarianship at Home and Abroad examines both the concept and reality of international librarianship. The intent of this book is not to glorify international librarianship, but to instead explore different ways that international librarianship might be understood and practiced. The book seeks to enrich and improve the everyday work done by librarians both at home and abroad in areas such as collection management, library services, and learning styles and techniques. Describes familiar librarian work, such as resource sharing, weeding and distance reference services Explores features and how they contribute to, and reflect, international librarianship Offers further examples on how to incorporate more explicit elements of international librarianship into home library practice

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  • Author : Karen Bordonaro
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 0081018975
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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International Librarianship at Home and Abroad

International Librarianship at Home and Abroad
  • Author : Karen Bordonaro
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKInternational Librarianship at Home and Abroad

International Librarianship at Home and Abroad examines both the concept and reality of international librarianship. The intent of this book is not to glorify international librarianship, but to instead explore different ways that international librarianship might be understood and practiced. The book seeks to enrich and improve the everyday work done by librarians both at home and abroad in areas such as collection management, library services, and learning styles and techniques. Describes familiar librarian work, such as resource sharing, weeding

International Librarianship

International Librarianship
  • Author : Constantia Constantinou,Michael J. Miller, Kenneth Schlesinger
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release : 28 December 2016
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Demonstrates the impact of global education partnerships related to information access. International librarianship stems from a desire to bring about political change, transcultural understanding, collaboration, and mutual respect. Historically, librarians have been deeply involved with challenging issues of information sharing, equity in information access, and bridging the digital divide between different socioeconomic communities. This collection draws on case studies from American librarians who traveled to Central America, the Caribbean, Central Europe, Africa, the Mediterranean, and Asia to participate in librarian-initiated

Canada's Corruption at Home and Abroad

Canada's Corruption at Home and Abroad
  • Author : Robert I. Rotberg,David Carment
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 October 2018
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Although Canada is regarded as one of the least corrupt countries, this volume draws on wide ranging evidence and innovative research from scholars around the world to challenge this assumption. Corruption, defined as the "abuse of entrusted power for private gain," is often understood as being caused by internally motivated greed leading to prohibited acts in contravention of laws, rules and regulations. It can also be defined as "dishonest action that destroys people’s trust." These traditional forms of corruption

State Responses to Human Security

State Responses to Human Security
  • Author : Courtney Hillebrecht,Tyler R. White,Patrice C. McMahon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 November 2013
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The aim of this book is to analyse why and how states respond to human security, both at home and abroad. Although states still define security as "the defense of territory" from military attack, increasingly security pertains to the protection of human beings from violence. This violence can emerge from rebels, drug traffickers, terrorism, and even environmental and demographic changes. While previous literature in this field has provided rich empirical detail about human security crises, it is generally quiet about

Proceedings

Proceedings
  • Author : American Library Association,American Library Association. Annual Conference
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 17 April 1970
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International Judicial Institutions

International Judicial Institutions
  • Author : Richard J. Goldstone,Adam M. Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 January 2009
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Written by a former UN Chief Prosecutor and a leading international law expert, this is a much needed, short and accessible introduction to the current debates in international humanitarian law. Analyzing the legal and political underpinnings of international judicial institutions, it provides the reader with an understanding of both the historical development of institutions directed towards international justice, as well as an overview of the differences and similarities between such organizations. By providing a side-by-side discussion of various institutions and

International and Comparative Librarianship

International and Comparative Librarianship
  • Author : Peter Johan Lor
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 17 June 2019
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Based on his extensive experience in international librarianship, Peter Johan Lor, South Africa's first National Librarian and a former Secretary General of the IFLA, has written the first comprehensive and systematic overview of international and comparative librarianship. His book provides a conceptual framework and methodological guidelines for the field and covers the full range of international relations among libraries and information services, with particular attention to the international political economy of information, the international diffusion of innovations and policy in

International Librarianship: Surveys of Recent Developments in Developing Countries and in Advanced Librarianship Submitted to the 1971 IFLA Pre-Session Seminar for Developing Countries Sponsored by Unesco, Liverpool City Libraries, August 24-September 1, 1971

International Librarianship: Surveys of Recent Developments in Developing Countries and in Advanced Librarianship Submitted to the 1971 IFLA Pre-Session Seminar for Developing Countries Sponsored by Unesco, Liverpool City Libraries, August 24-September 1, 1971
  • Author : Unesco
  • Publisher : London : Library Association
  • Release : 17 April 1972
GET THIS BOOKInternational Librarianship: Surveys of Recent Developments in Developing Countries and in Advanced Librarianship Submitted to the 1971 IFLA Pre-Session Seminar for Developing Countries Sponsored by Unesco, Liverpool City Libraries, August 24-September 1, 1971