Scientific Libraries

Scientific libraries have undergone dramatic changes since the end of the 1960s. This book explains and characterises these changes and main trends, and describes their consequences for libraries. The book presents an overview and an analysis of long-term developments in the field. Professionals within library and information sciences, together with students, will find the book of interest, enabling them to understand the situation of the libraries today and also prepare them for decisions about the future. Summarises the author's unique practical experiences from 35 years of work within the field of library and information sciences Analyses main trends from a holistic and long-term perspective Provides the reader with the tools when trying to plan for and predict the future

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  • Author : Tomas Lidman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 140 pages
  • ISBN : 1780631219
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Scientific Libraries

Scientific Libraries
  • Author : Tomas Lidman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 January 2008
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Scientific libraries have undergone dramatic changes since the end of the 1960s. This book explains and characterises these changes and main trends, and describes their consequences for libraries. The book presents an overview and an analysis of long-term developments in the field. Professionals within library and information sciences, together with students, will find the book of interest, enabling them to understand the situation of the libraries today and also prepare them for decisions about the future. Summarises the author's unique

Thornton and Tully's Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors

Thornton and Tully's Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors
  • Author : Andrew Hunter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 December 2016
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In the 25 years since the last edition of Thornton and Tully’s Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors was published, scientific publishing has mushroomed, developed new forms, and the academic discipline and popular appreciation of the history of science have grown apace. This fourth edition discusses these changes and ponders the implications of developments in publishing at the end of the twentieth century, while concentrating its gaze upon the dissemination of scientific ideas and knowledge from Antiquity to the industrial age.

The Art and Politics of Science

The Art and Politics of Science
  • Author : Harold Varmus
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 24 May 2010
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A Nobel Prize–winning cancer biologist, leader of major scientific institutions, and scientific adviser to President Obama reflects on his remarkable career. A PhD candidate in English literature at Harvard University, Harold Varmus discovered he was drawn instead to medicine and eventually found himself at the forefront of cancer research at the University of California, San Francisco. In this “timely memoir of a remarkable career” (American Scientist), Varmus considers a life’s work that thus far includes not only the

Academic Libraries and Public Engagement With Science and Technology

Academic Libraries and Public Engagement With Science and Technology
  • Author : Eileen Harrington
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 15 April 2019
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Libraries have historically played a role as a community builder, providing resources and spaces where knowledge can be archived, shared and created. They can also play a pivotal role in fostering the public's understanding of science and scientific processes. From makerspaces to data visualization labs to exhibits, many libraries already delve into scientific explorations and many more could join them. Scientists often need to include "broader impacts" goals in grant proposals, but they might not know where to begin or

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

Libraries and Archives

Libraries and Archives
  • Author : Tomas Lidman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 June 2012
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Libraries and Archives analyses the facts and arguments behind an increasing debate as to what extent libraries and archives are fulfilling the same missions. Despite the fact that they have different legal statuses, legal frameworks, and the work-flow looks very different, some politicians and bureaucrats think that there is much to gain if the two institutions work closely together or even merge. To understand the present situation it is important to have an understanding of the role of libraries and

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science
  • Author : Allen Kent,Harold Lancour,Jay E. Daily
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 August 1979
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"The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science provides an outstanding resource in 33 published volumes with 2 helpful indexes. This thorough reference set--written by 1300 eminent, international experts--offers librarians, information/computer scientists, bibliographers, documentalists, systems analysts, and students, convenient access to the techniques and tools of both library and information science. Impeccably researched, cross referenced, alphabetized by subject, and generously illustrated, the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science integrates the essential theoretical and practical information accumulating in this rapidly growing field."

Medical & Scientific Library Plans for the Print Materials Collection

Medical & Scientific Library Plans for the Print Materials Collection
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 May 2016
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The study looks closely at the plans of 25 major medical and other scientific libraries for their print materials collection. Survey participants include Carnegie Mellon University, Colorado State University, the Spanish National Research Council, the Linda Hall Library, the Cleveland Clinic Library, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, the University of Bath, Ashland Inc., the Royal College of Nursing, and the Harrell Health Sciences Library of Penn State University, and many others.The report covers library acquisition plans in journals, books and eBooks,

Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors

Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors
  • Author : John Leonard Thornton,R. I. J. Tully
  • Publisher : London : Library Association
  • Release : 24 June 1962
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Contenido : 1. Scientific Literature before the invention of printing 2. Scientific Incunabula 3. Scientific books of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries 4. Seventeenth-century Scientific Books 5. Scientific Books from 1701-1800 6. Scientific Books of the ninereenth century 7. The rise of the Scientific societies 8. The growth of Scientific periodical literature 9. Scientific Bibliographies and bibliographers 10. Private Scientific libraries 11. Scientific publishing and bookselling 12. Scientific libraries of to-day.