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Paperback. The third book in the 500 Reflections on the RCP series, focusing on the library and archive of the Royal College of Physicians. Series: 500 Reflections on the RCP, 1518-2018. Num Pages: 112 pages, Approx. 80-100 photographs. BIC Classification: GLMA; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408706268
ISBN
9781408706268

€ 15.99
€ 12.38

Paperback. Num Pages: 236 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
ALA TechSource
Number of pages
236
Condition
New
SKU
V9781555708979
ISBN
9781555708979

€ 103.44

Hardcover. Examines the role and services of the UK public library in the 21st century context. This book discusses the nature and functions of the modern public library service, from its beginnings as the street-corner university, through its delivery of various services and beyond. It is of interest to students of library and information science. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; GLM. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 162 x 241 x 18. Weight in Grams: 494.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856046169
ISBN
9781856046169

€ 105.29

Paperback. Focusing on the heart of the library - its collection - this text shows how marketing techniques can be applied to library collection development. After a brief discussion of the rational for a marketing approach, it proceeds through each step of an effective marketing initiative. Num Pages: 364 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GLC; GLH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 24. Weight in Grams: 783.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
364
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563086489
ISBN
9781563086489

€ 55.42

Paperback. Written at a time of transition in international cataloguing, this book provides cataloguers and students with a background in general cataloguing principles, the code (AACR2) and format (MARC 21) and the new standard (RDA). It provides library managers with an overview of the development of RDA in order to equip them to make the transition. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GLK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 162 x 14. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856046954
ISBN
9781856046954

€ 90.68

Hardcover. This book explains how information literacy is essential to the contemporary workplace and is fundamental to competent, ethical and evidence-based practice. Editor(s): Forster, Marc. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: GLC; GLF; GLMA; KJMV3; KJU; UNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781783301331
ISBN
9781783301331

€ 207.49

Paperback. Analyses the domain of healthcare information, its organizational structures and history, and the nature of its resources and the drivers for change affecting them. This title looks at examples of healthcare information resources from the perspective of different user groups, including healthcare professionals and consumers. Series: Foundations of the Information Sciences. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GLM; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 232 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 394.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781856046626
ISBN
9781856046626

€ 97.98

Hardcover. First published in 1993, this book presents a new process approach to library and information services. Series: Libraries Unlimited Guided Inquiry. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GLM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 154 x 22. Weight in Grams: 604.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Libraries Unlimited
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591580942
ISBN
9781591580942

€ 47.57

Hardcover. Contains over 4100 citations offering information to aid the researcher in locating sources for the study of the foreign policy of the French Second Empire. It includes material published between the mid-1880s and the mid-1980s in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Series: Bibliographies & Indexes in World History. Num Pages: 436 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; GL; HBJD; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 791.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
436
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313237997
ISBN
9780313237997

€ 76.31

Hardcover. This is a guide for school library media specialists teaching electronic literacy to students and faculty. Step-by-step instruction is provided on how to find and evaluate information from electronic databases and the Internet, formulate search strategies, and interpret and analyze results. Series: Libraries Unlimited Professional Guides in School Librarianship. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GLH; GLM; JNU; UDB; UNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 478. Clean copy with some shelf wear in clean illustrated cover
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Greenwood Press
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0001791
ISBN
9780313302206

€ 18.95

Paperback. Editor(s): Pagowsky, Nicole; McElroy, Kelly. Num Pages: 552 pages. BIC Classification: GLM; JNT; JNUM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
American Library Association United States
Number of pages
552
Condition
New
SKU
V9780838989173
ISBN
9780838989173

€ 135.25

Paperback. Offers a captivating meditation on the meaning of libraries. This title conducts a library tour that extends from the author's childhood bookshelves to the 'complete' libraries of the Internet, from Ancient Egypt and Greece to the Arab world, from China and Rome to Google. Num Pages: 384 pages, 76 black-&-white illustrations. BIC Classification: GL; JFCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 143 x 26. Weight in Grams: 506. 381pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Yale University Press London
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
9780300151305
ISBN
9780300151305

€ 17.99
€ 12.84

Paperback. Many information professionals fail to find the published tools for subject-based organization that are appropriate to their local needs. This text describes the characteristics of some types of subject tool, and takes through the process of creating a system. The methodology employed is a technique for the building of a thesaurus. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GLK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 246 x 19. Weight in Grams: 478.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856045650
ISBN
9781856045650

€ 90.68

Paperback. An introduction to this ancient library that describes the difficult history of attempts to unwind the damaged rolls. This book discusses the texts that have been deciphered and puts them in the context of literacy and Roman society of the time. It also describes the form of books in antiquity and the papyrus sheets on which they were written. Num Pages: 128 pages, 40 b & w illustrations, 42 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; GLM; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 191 x 10. Weight in Grams: 413.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892367993
ISBN
9780892367993

€ 40.04

Paperback. Information retrieval (IR) is a complex human activity supported by sophisticated systems. This book covers the whole spectrum of information retrieval, including: history and background information; behaviour and seeking task-based information; searching and retrieval approaches to investigating information; and, evaluation interfaces for IR. Editor(s): Ruthven, Ian; Kelly, Diane. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 18. Weight in Grams: 504.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Facet Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856047074
ISBN
9781856047074

€ 90.68

Paperback. The Handy 5 is an effective five-step model that provides a framework for planning learning activities to accommodate frequent and systematic evaluation for the benefit of students' success. Editor(s): Losey, Betsy. Num Pages: 220 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: GL; JNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 217 x 15. Weight in Grams: 662.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Edition
Second
Number of pages
220
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810859081
ISBN
9780810859081

€ 54.99
€ 52.66

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSRC; GLM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
American Library Association
Condition
New
SKU
V9780838911655
ISBN
9780838911655

€ 77.78

Hardcover. This edited collection of essays brings together, for the first time, notable scholars from the UK, US and Europe in the field of information history. It explores the key themes and ideas, offering students a diverse taster of information history in practice and relating this historical research to the contemporary information age. Editor(s): Weller, Toni. Series: Themes in focus. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: GL; GPF; JFCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 18. Weight in Grams: 392.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230237360
ISBN
9780230237360

€ 97.58

Hardcover. Series: Practical Guides for Librarians. Num Pages: 186 pages, 3 black & white illustrations, 3 black & white halftones, 3 tables. BIC Classification: GLMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 287 x 222 x 17. Weight in Grams: 771.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442263864
ISBN
9781442263864

€ 105.74

Hardcover. Editor(s): Rothbauer, Paulette M.; McKechnie, Lynne. Num Pages: 430 pages, 8 b/w illus & 4 tables. BIC Classification: DSB; GL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 155 x 25. Weight in Grams: 752.
Publisher
Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781771121729
ISBN
9781771121729

€ 97.90

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