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    Libraries and Key Performance Indicators

    By Leo Appleton

    Paperback Save £7.04 = £40.46

    Libraries and Key Performance Indicators: A Framework for Practitioners explores ways by which libraries across all sectors can demonstrate their value and impact to stakeholders through quality assurance and performance measurement platforms, including library assessment, evaluation methodologies, surveys, and annual reporting. Whilst several different performance measurement tools are considered, the...

    Archives in the Digital Age

    By Lina Bountouri

    Paperback Save £10.13 = £52.82

    Semantic web technologies are being used more frequently to distribute archival material. Archives in the Digital Age is a useful manual for archivists and information specialists working in Cultural Heritage Institutions archives, libraries, museums etc.

    Rise of Quality Assurance in Asian Higher Education

    By Mahsood Shah

    Paperback Save £10.53 = £54.42

    The Rise of Quality Assurance in Asian Higher Education provides information on the well researched quality assurance frameworks, processes, standards, and internal and external monitoring that have taken place around the globe. However, in Asia, where higher education has witnessed rapid growth, and is also contributing significantly to international education...

    Resources Anytime, Anywhere

    By Kenny Ketner

    Paperback £53.62

    University campuses and their academic libraries are increasingly interconnected. A major sign of this is the transformation of interlibrary loan into resource sharing. The emergence of resource sharing has brought with it new challenges for the university library. These challenges can be overcome, and the university library can emerge a...

    Records Classification: Concepts, Principles and Methods

    By Umi Asma' Mokhtar

    Paperback Save £7.34 = £41.65

    Records Classification: Concepts, Principles and Methods: Information, Systems, Context introduces classification, an early part of the research lifecycle. Classification ensures systematic organization of documents and facilitates information retrieval. However, classification systems are not prevalent in records management when compared to their use in other information fields. This book views classification...

    Protecting Patron Privacy

    Paperback £27.92

    This LITA Guide offers readers guidance on a wide range of topics, including - Foundations of privacy in libraries - Data collection, retention, use, and protection - Laws and regulations - Privacy instruction for patrons and staff - Contracts with third parties - Use of in-house and internet tools including...

    Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy

    By Javier Tarango

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    The Role of Information Professionals in the Knowledge Economy: Skills, Experiences, Practices and Strategies presents the tools that are necessary for the acquisition and development of a scientific culture. The work and profile of the information professional is no longer limited to the world of libraries. In countries with developing...

    This is What a Librarian Looks Like

    By Kyle Cassidy

    Hardback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    An inspiring photographic and written tribute to librarians and libraries from all 50 states and Canada, their essential value to our communities, and the importance of open access to information for all.

    Inside the World's Major East Asian Collections

    By Patrick Lo

    Paperback £63.22

    Inside the World's Major East Asian Collections examines the rise of the "LAM, an acronym that stands for libraries, archives and museums. In doing so, this book profiles leading experts-librarians, archivists and museum curators-who specialise in East Asian collections from across the world. In examining the dynamically shifting role of...

    Card Catalog, The

    Hardback Save £7.94 = £18.06

    The Card Catalog highlights the literary treasures in the Library of Congress's immense collection.

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