The Myth and Magic of Library Systems

The Myth and Magic of Library Systems not only defines what library systems are, but also provides guidance on how to run a library systems department. It is aimed at librarians or library administrations tasked with managing, or using, a library systems department. This book focuses on different scenarios regarding career changes for librarians and the ways they may have to interact with library systems, including examples that speak to IT decision-making responsibilities, work as a library administrator, or managerial duties in systems departments. Provides guidance on how to run a library systems department Focuses on different scenarios regarding career changes for librarians and the ways they may have to interact with library systems Includes sample scenarios that speak to IT decision-making responsibilities, work as a library administrator, or managerial duties in systems departments

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  • Author : Keith J. Kelley
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 0081000871
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Myth and Magic of Library Systems

The Myth and Magic of Library Systems
  • Author : Keith J. Kelley
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 23 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe Myth and Magic of Library Systems

The Myth and Magic of Library Systems not only defines what library systems are, but also provides guidance on how to run a library systems department. It is aimed at librarians or library administrations tasked with managing, or using, a library systems department. This book focuses on different scenarios regarding career changes for librarians and the ways they may have to interact with library systems, including examples that speak to IT decision-making responsibilities, work as a library administrator, or managerial

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  • Author : Brighid M. Gonzales
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 15 June 2020
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Systems Librarianship: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers new systems librarians and interested LIS students foundational knowledge about the field of systems librarianship as well as practical information and strategies for common projects like migrating a library system and technology planning. With up-to-date information based on a survey of 200 practicing systems librarians, the current professional literature, and on-the-job experience, this practical guide covers everything a new systems librarian should know in order to succeed in this field. The first half

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  • Author : Jonathan M. Smith
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 26 July 2021
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This book introduces information technology topics foundational to many services offered in libraries and information centers. Written by a librarian with extensive experience as a technology specialist in libraries the book clearly explains concepts information technology principles with an eye toward their practical applications in libraries.

The Accidental Systems Librarian

The Accidental Systems Librarian
  • Author : Rachel Singer Gordon
  • Publisher : Information Today, Inc.
  • Release : 26 July 2021
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"The Accidental Systems Librarian takes the approach that anyone with a solid foundation in the practices and principles of librarianship and a willingness to confront changing technology can serve effectively in a library technology position--with or without formal computer training. Author Rachel Singer Gordon's practical advice on using research, organizational, and bibliographic skills to solve various systems problems is geared to helping "accidental" systems librarians develop the skills they need to succeed and the confidence they need to excel. This

Myth, Magic and Mystery

Myth, Magic and Mystery
  • Author : Trinkett Clark,Henry Nichols Blake Clark
  • Publisher : Roberts Rinehart Pub
  • Release : 26 July 1996
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This volume is a comprehensive survey of American children's book illustration, from the turn of the century to the present. It contains a collection of works of well-known children's book illustrators such as N.C. Wyeth, Chris Van Allsburg, Maurice Sendak, Dr. Seuss, Edward Gorey, Tomi Ungerer, and others. Essays explore four major themes -- alphabets and nursery rhymes; myths, fables, and fairy tales; stories for young listeners and readers; and adolescent adventures and mysteries -- through the works of

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences
  • Author : John D. McDonald,Michael Levine-Clark
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 March 2017
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The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, comprising of seven volumes, now in its fourth edition, compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and explores the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries. This major reference presents over 550 entries extensively reviewed for accuracy in seven print volumes or online. The new fourth edition, which includes 55 new entires and 60 revised entries, continues to reflect the growing convergence among the disciplines that influence information and the cultural record, with coverage of the

Entropy and the Magic Flute

Entropy and the Magic Flute
  • Author : Harold J. Morowitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 10 June 1993
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Harold Morowitz has long been regarded highly both as an eminent scientist and as an accomplished science writer. The essays in The Wine of Life, his first collection, were hailed by C.P. Snow as "some of the wisest, wittiest and best informed that I have read," and Carl Sagan called them "a delight to read." In later volumes such as Mayonnaise and the Origin of Life and The Thermodynamics of Pizza, he has established a reputation for a wide-ranging

Subject Encyclopedias: User guide, review citations

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  • Author : Allan Mirwis
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 26 July 1999
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This useful two-volume set will provide buyers of subject encyclopedias with a substantial amount of valuable information they can use in making their purchasing decisions. It will also provide all types of librarians and their patrons with a quick, one-stop method for locating the appropriate subject encyclopedias for their needs and for locating articles in the 100 encyclopedias. Librarians who specialize in bibliographic instruction will also find it to be a useful tool for teaching students how to locate needed information.

International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
  • Author : Peter Hunt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 August 2004
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Children's literature continues to be one of the most rapidly expanding and exciting of interdisciplinary academic studies, of interest to anyone concerned with literature, education, internationalism, childhood or culture in general. The second edition of Peter Hunt's bestselling International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature offers comprehensive coverage of the subject across the world, with substantial, accessible, articles by specialists and world-ranking experts. Almost everything is here, from advanced theory to the latest practice – from bibliographical research to working with books