Encyclopedia Of Library And Information Science

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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."

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Information and library science and communications, but also business, computer science, and oceanography are represented by contributors of the 21 studies. The topics include raising funds for an academic library, content-based access of image and video libraries, an electronic business framework, evaluating software systems, information overload, metadata and the World Wide Web, mobile semi- autonomous robots for urban search and rescue, progress in the technology of nautical charting, semantic patterns in bibliographically coupled documents, developing the World War II collection, and crafting communications policy in a competitive environment. There is no index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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"Inventories of Books, Martha L. Manheimer Iowa Library Association, H. Wendell Alford Iowa. University of Iowa, School of Library Science, Ethel Bloesch Iran, Libraries in, Hooshang Ebrami Iranian Documentation Centre (IRANDOC); Iranian Library Association (ILA), Ali Sinai Iraq, Libraries in, Amer I. Al-Kindilchie Ireland, Libraries in the Republic of, Ellen Power Ireland, National Library of; Irish Association for Documentation and Information Services (IADIS), Patrick Henchy Islamic Books, Mohammed M. Aman Israel, Libraries and Information Services in, J. Rothschild Italy, Libraries in; Italy, Library Education in, Savina A. Roxas Itinerating Libraries, Lionel G. Durbidge Ivory Coast, Libraries in (Translated by Mildred Myers), K-L. Liguer-Laubhouet Jacobs, John Hall, Mary Louise Rheay Jamaica, Libraries in, Joyce L. Robinson Japan Information Center of Science and Technology, Kinzo Tanabe Japan National Bibliography, Yasumasa Oda Japan National Diet Library, Heihachiro Suzuki Japan, Libraries and Information Centers in; Japan Library Association, Hatsuo Nakamura Japanese Book Production: Japanese Writing Systems, Sarah E. Thompson John F. Kennedy Library, Robert E. Stocking Johns Hopkins University Libraries, John H. Berthel Joint University Libraries, Nashville, Tennessee, A. Frederick Kuhlman Jordan, Libraries in, K. J. Asali Josephson, Aksel Gustav Salomon, James B. Childs Journal of Chemical Documentation, Herman Skolnik Journal of Documentation, Aslib, Herbert Coblans Journal of Education for Librarianship, Norman Horrocks Journal of Library History, Philosophy, and Comparative Librarianship, Harold Goldstein Judaica Libraries and Literature, Rabbi Salamon Faber Junta de Bibliotecarios de Universidades Nacionales del País (Translated by Savina A. Roxas), Hans Gravenhorst Kansas City Public Library, William H. Hoffman Kansas Library Association, Margaret Meyer Kansas State Teachers College, Graduate Program in Librarianship, Marjorie Williams Kansas. University of Kansas Libraries, David W. Heron Kelmscott Press, Roderick Cave Kent State University, School of Library Science, Kathryn McChesney Kentucky Historical Society, Lawrence S. Thompson Kentucky Library Association, Madge G. Davis Kentucky, University of Kentucky Libraries, Stuart Forth Kentucky. University of Kentucky, College of Library Science, Lawrence A. Allen Kenya, Libraries in, Robert F. Munn Knapp Foundation of North Carolina, Inc., Robert N. Case Knowledge Availability Systems Center, Allen Kent Knoxville-Knox County Public Library, Lucile Deaderick Koninklijke Bibliotheek (Royal Library), The Netherlands, A. A. de Jonge Korea, Libraries in the Republic of, Gertrude Soonja L. Koh "

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