The Librarian s Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud

The cloud can be a powerful tool for conducting and managing research. The Librarian’s Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud is a practical guide to using cloud services from a librarian’s point of view. As well as discussing how to use various cloud-based services, the title considers the various privacy and data portability issues associated with web-based services. This book helps readers make the most of cloud computing, including how to fold mobile devices into the cloud-based research management equation. The book is divided into several chapters, each considering a key aspect of academic research in the cloud, including: defining the cloud; capturing information; capturing and managing scholarly information; storing files; staying organized, communicating; and sharing. The book ends by considering the future of the cloud, examining what readers can expect from cloud services in the next few years, and how research might be changed as a result. Covers a wide range of services, discussing their strengths and weaknesses and showing readers how to use them more effectively Offers a research perspective for readers who don’t know how to connect cloud services with academic research Contextualises cloud-based services, explaining not just what they do and how they work, but how they can best be used

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  • Author : Steven Ovadia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 214 pages
  • ISBN : 1780633815
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Librarian's Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud

The Librarian's Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud
  • Author : Steven Ovadia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKThe Librarian's Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud

The cloud can be a powerful tool for conducting and managing research. The Librarian’s Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud is a practical guide to using cloud services from a librarian’s point of view. As well as discussing how to use various cloud-based services, the title considers the various privacy and data portability issues associated with web-based services. This book helps readers make the most of cloud computing, including how to fold mobile devices into the cloud-based

Creating Research Infrastructures in the 21st-Century Academic Library

Creating Research Infrastructures in the 21st-Century Academic Library
  • Author : Bradford Lee Eden
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 13 August 2015
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Creating Research Infrastructures in the 21st-Century Academic Library focuses on research infrastructures with topics such as research and development in libraries, datasets, e-science, grants and grant writing, digital scholarship, data management, library as publisher, metadata, web archiving, and the research lifecycle.

The Complete Guide to Acquisitions Management, 2nd Edition

The Complete Guide to Acquisitions Management, 2nd Edition
  • Author : Frances C. Wilkinson,Linda K. Lewis,Rebecca L. Lubas
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 28 July 2015
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Updated and enhanced, the second edition of this text provides both library students and practitioners with a thorough understanding of procedural and philosophical approaches in acquisitions management. • Incorporates thoroughly updated information that reflects today's fast-changing world of acquisitions management and addresses the changing landscape of publishing overall • Highlights new web-based materials • Takes an integrated approach to acquisitions functions and operations • Serves as both a manual for practicing acquisitions librarians and support staff and as a textbook for students in library

Research Anthology on Collaboration, Digital Services, and Resource Management for the Sustainability of Libraries

Research Anthology on Collaboration, Digital Services, and Resource Management for the Sustainability of Libraries
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 15 January 2021
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Faced with increased budget cuts, libraries must continue to advance their services through new technologies and practices in order to keep pace with the rapid changes society is currently facing. The once traditional in-person services offered can no longer be the only option, and to keep themselves afloat, libraries must offer more in terms of digital services. The convenience of offering mobile and digital services brings a new wave of accessibility to libraries and a new question on just how

Research Anthology on Architectures, Frameworks, and Integration Strategies for Distributed and Cloud Computing

Research Anthology on Architectures, Frameworks, and Integration Strategies for Distributed and Cloud Computing
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 25 January 2021
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Distributed systems intertwine with our everyday lives. The benefits and current shortcomings of the underpinning technologies are experienced by a wide range of people and their smart devices. With the rise of large-scale IoT and similar distributed systems, cloud bursting technologies, and partial outsourcing solutions, private entities are encouraged to increase their efficiency and offer unparalleled availability and reliability to their users. The Research Anthology on Architectures, Frameworks, and Integration Strategies for Distributed and Cloud Computing is a vital reference

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 06 March 2015
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From the Forward by Michael Lesk: Google has now developed services far beyond text search. Google software will translate languages and support collaborative writing. The chapters in this book look at many Google services, from music to finance, and describe how they can be used by students and other library users. Going beyond information resources, there are now successful collaboration services available from Google and others. You can make conference calls with video and shared screens using Google Hangouts, Writing

Digital Library and Information Developments

Digital Library and Information Developments
  • Author : Ray Booth
  • Publisher : Scientific e-Resources
  • Release : 24 September 2018
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The information technology explosion and its applications in every aspect of life have changed the entire scenario of the present world. The IT revolution and information explosion has led to the emergence of electronic information era. Advanced in internet technologies have made it seemingly possible and easy to create digital collections, repositories, archives and libraries. However, supporting diverse information usages that facilitate interaction beyond searching and browsing is in the early stages. Interactive digital libraries and digital archives are still

Creating the Academic Commons

Creating the Academic Commons
  • Author : Thomas H. P. Gould
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 14 June 2011
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This volume provides a roadmap for libraries seeking to establish their own Academic Commons, complete with suggestions regarding physical structure and software/hardware options and information regarding the latest technological advances.

The No-nonsense Guide to Training in Libraries

The No-nonsense Guide to Training in Libraries
  • Author : Barbara Allan
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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This book is aimed at helping experienced trainers, as well as those who are still developing their skills, and provides guidance on the design and delivery of effective training courses with topics including: the people side of training; use of technologies to support training practices; different approaches to learning and teaching; planning and designing training; delivering training: face-to-face and blended learning; evaluation of training events and continuous improvement; and learning and development in the workplace. This guide uses case studies

The LITA Leadership Guide

The LITA Leadership Guide
  • Author : Carl Antonucci,Sharon Clapp
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 20 April 2017
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The LITA Leadership Guide will help librarians at every level of the career ladder and will supplement leadership and skill-based training workshops. Library leadership teams interested in the development of their staff as a means of improving their organizational performance will find it to provide context for growth, training, and collaboration.

Cases on Electronic Record Management in the ESARBICA Region

Cases on Electronic Record Management in the ESARBICA Region
  • Author : Keakopa, Segomotso Masegonyana,Mosweu, Tshepho Lydia
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 28 February 2020
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The Eastern and Southern African Regional Branch of the International Council of Archives (ESARBICA) is dedicated to keeping and preserving records and documents so they may be accessible to the public. Constant research and re-examination of current record-keeping methods, such as the Electronic Document and Records Management System (EDRMS), is necessary to ensure the preservation and dissemination of information. Cases on Electronic Record Management in the ESARBICA Region is an essential reference source that shares case studies on the development

Beyond the Information Commons

Beyond the Information Commons
  • Author : Charles Forrest,Martin Halbert
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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This new book updates this review of current practice in the Information Commons and other new kinds of facilities inspired by the same needs and intents. This book is an attempt to answer the question: "What might be the next emerging concept for a technology-enabled, user-responsive, mission-driven form of the academic library?"