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  • The Collection Program in Schools: Concepts and Practices (Library and Information Science Text)

    This thorough treatment of collection development will serve school library educators and students as well as practicing school librarians, providing quick access to information that is both immediately useful and helpful as unforeseen situations arise.• Provides a complete guide to collection management for students as well as practitioners• Addresses current educational initiatives and new standards• Introduces key principles of curation such as acquisition, description, organization, promotion, evaluation, and maintenance• Supplies a...

    • ASIN: 1610698231

  • Library Ethics

    The evolution of ethical standards for librarians parallels the development of librarianship as a profession. Our most important professional values have been tested and debated in the course of formulating and adopting our codes of ethics. This book includes historical precedents and current examples of ethical issues facing the profession. It looks broadly at the many arenas in which librarians face ethical choices, helping practitioners identify an ethical dilemma and providing guidance on how to respond, how to separate personal belief from...

    • ASIN: 1591586364

  • Not Free, Not for All: Public Libraries in the Age of Jim Crow (Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book)

    Americans tend to imagine their public libraries as time-honored advocates of equitable access to information for all. Through much of the twentieth century, however, many black Americans were denied access to public libraries or allowed admittance only to separate and smaller buildings and collections. While scholars have examined and continue to uncover the history of school segregation, there has been much less research published on the segregation of public libraries in the Jim Crow South. In fact, much of the writing on public library hist...

    • ASIN: 1625341784

  • Managerial Leadership for Librarians: Thriving in the Public and Nonprofit World

    Putting library management into the unique context of the not-for-profit world, this work offers you invaluable guidance on how to manage your library effectively.• Supplies an insightful career guide for library managers and administrators as well as those who wish to become managers or administrators• Provides practical advice and tools customized for library managers looking to excel in their careers and help their libraries by becoming better leaders• Presents information that is specifically for library management in the context of n...

    • ASIN: 1440841705

  • Reading Places: Literacy, Democracy, and the Public Library in Cold War America (Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book)

    This book recounts the history of an experimental regional library service in the early 1950s, a story that has implications far beyond the two Wisconsin counties where it took place. Using interviews and library records, Christine Pawley reveals the choices of ordinary individual readers, showing how local cultures of reading interacted with formal institutions to implement an official literacy policy.Central to the experiment were well-stocked bookmobiles that brought books to rural districts and the one-room schools that dotted the region. T...

    • ASIN: 1558498222

  • Robot Ethics: The Ethical and Social Implications of Robotics (Intelligent Robotics and Autonomous Agents series)

    Prominent experts from science and the humanities explore issues in robot ethics that range from sex to war. Robots today serve in many roles, from entertainer to educator to executioner. As robotics technology advances, ethical concerns become more pressing: Should robots be programmed to follow a code of ethics, if this is even possible? Are there risks in forming emotional bonds with robots? How might society―and ethics―change with robotics? This volume is the first book to bring together prominent scholars and experts from both science ...

    • ASIN: 026252600X
    • Brand: MIT Press MA

  • Ethical Issues in Library and Information Science

    Koros Press Limited

    • ASIN: 1785695142

  • Collaborating with the Enemy: How to Work with People You Don't Agree with or Like or Trust

    Collaboration is increasingly difficult and increasingly necessary Often, to get something done that really matters to us, we need to work with people we don’t agree with or like or trust. Adam Kahane has faced this challenge many times, working on big issues like democracy and jobs and climate change and on everyday issues in organizations and families. He has learned that our conventional understanding of collaboration—that it requires a harmonious team that agrees on where it’s going, how it’s going to get there, and who needs to do...

    • ASIN: 1626568227
    • Brand: BERRETT KOEHLER

  • The Future of Violence: Robots and Germs, Hackers and Drones-Confronting A New Age of Threat

    Two legal scholars explore the security and political implications of revolutionary new technologies from drones to 3-D printers, and explain how governments must adapt to our brave new world of dispersed threats.From drone warfare in the Middle East to digital spying by the National Security Agency, the U.S. government has harnessed the power of cutting-edge technology to awesome effect. But what happens when ordinary people have the same tools at their fingertips? Advances in cybertechnology, biotechnology, and robotics mean that more people ...

    • ASIN: 0465089747
    • Brand: Basic Books AZ
    • UPC: 884690647208

  • The Art of War (Chinese Binding)

    Featuring the Chinese text on the left and the English translation on the right, this is a beautifully bound book that would make a unique gift or collector's item.Written in the 6th century BC, Sun Tzu's The Art of War is still used as a book of military strategy today. Napoleon, Mae Zedong, General Vo Nguyen Giap and General Douglas MacArthur all claimed to have drawn inspiration from it. And beyond the world of war, business and management gurus have also applied Sun Tzu's ideas to office politics and corporate strategy. Using a new translat...

    • ASIN: 0785829229
    • UPC: 039864029223

  • Banned in the U.S.A.: A Reference Guide to Book Censorship in Schools and Public Libraries--Revised and Expanded Edition

    Since the first edition was published to acclaim and awards in 1994, librarians have relied on the work of noted intellectual freedom authority Herbert N. Foerstel. This expanded edition presents a thorough analysis of the current state of book banning in schools and public libraries, offering ready reference material on major incidents, legal cases, and annotated entries on the most frequently challenged books. Every section of this work has been significantly rewritten, updated, or expanded to reflect those developments. In-depth accounts of ...

    • ASIN: B001E0M09E

  • Birth Matters: A Midwife's Manifesta

    Renowned for her practice's exemplary results and low intervention rates, Ina May Gaskin has gained international notoriety for promoting natural birth. She is a much-beloved leader of a movement that seeks to stop the hyper-medicalization of birth—which has lead to nearly a third of hospital births in America to be cesarean sections—and renew confidence in a woman's natural ability to birth.Upbeat and informative, Gaskin asserts that the way in which women become mothers is a women's rights issue, and it is perhaps the act that most powerf...

    • ASIN: 1583229272

  • Libraries, Museums, and Archives: Legal Issues and Ethical Challenges in the New Information Era


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  • The Collection Program in Schools: Concepts and Practices, 5th Edition (Library and Information Science Text Series)

    This practical text provides all the information and direction beginning school librarians need to develop and manage multi-format collections.• Additional readings of current articles and helpful websites at the end of each chapter• An appendix containing a comprehensive listing of annotated resources• Sample forms for collection development policies and procedures...

    • ASIN: 1610690222
    • Brand: Brand: Libraries Unlimited

  • Ethics And Integrity In Libraries

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    • ASIN: 0789037564
    • Brand: Brand: Routledge

  • Foundations of Library and Information Science, Fourth Edition

    Much has happened since the last edition of this benchmark text was published. Today's LIS professionals are experiencing both excitement and trepidation as sweeping societal, technological, political, and economic changes affect our users and institutions

    • UPC: 47048719
    • Rating: 3.143

  • Foundations of Library and Information Science, Third Edition by Richard Rubin

    For Sale is a brand new version of Foundations Of Library And Information Science by Richard Rubin and this book is ready for immediate

    • UPC: 14670904
    • Rating: 3.143

  • Topographies of Whiteness : Mapping Whiteness in Library and Information Science

    Exploring the diverse terrain that makes up library and information science (LIS), this collection features the work of scholars, practitioners, and others who draw from a variety of theoretical approaches to name, problematize, and ultimately

    • UPC: 697732490
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Opportunities in Library and Information Science - eBook

    Get informed and enjoy a successful, gratifying career!Get started in a position that has a future and is financially rewarding. Opportunities in Library and Information Science Careers provides you with a complete overview of the

    • UPC: 613734856

  • Libraries, Museums, and Archives : Legal Issues and Ethical Challenges in the New Information Era

    How can libraries, museums, and archives update their policies to balance legal requirements with the needs of their users? This in-depth treatment provides concrete background and guidelines for every library, museum, or archive, no matter

    • UPC: 33816291

  • Current Issues in Libraries, Information Science and Related Fields - eBook

    This volume is unusual in that the theme is quite broad in scope yet focused on a specific topic; innovations and boundary-pushing studies in areas not usually found in library literature. It represents a look

    • UPC: 732863602

  • Legal Issues for Library and Information Managers - eBook

    Here is a useful and readable volume about important and controversial legal issues of concern to all library managers and information professionals. Learn the implications of the complex, relevant laws on collective bargaining, privacy of

    • UPC: 409381464

  • Library and Information Science Text (Paperback): Economics of Information: A Guide to Economic and Cost-Benefit Analysis for Information Professionals (Paperback)

    Designed for those with little or no prior experience in economics, Kingma's popular and highly acclaimed text clearly presents the fundamentals that users need to develop basic skills for simple cost-benefit analyses of goods and

    • UPC: 35393268

  • Research Methods in Library and Information Science, 6th Edition - eBook

    An essential resource for LIS master's and doctoral students, new LIS faculty, and academic librarians, this book provides expert guidance and practical examples based on current research about quantitative and qualitative research methods and design.•

    • UPC: 146448340

  • International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science - eBook

    The International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science was published to widespread acclaim in 1996, and has become the major reference work in the field. This eagerly awaited new edition has been fully revised and

    • UPC: 769170766

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