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    Archives in the Digital Age

    By Lina Bountouri

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    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 £7.44 = £42.06

    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...

    Records Classification: Concepts, Principles and Methods: Information, Systems, Context

    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...

    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.

    Chester Beatty Library

    By Fionnuala Croke

    Hardback Save £2.72 = £10.23

    Illustrated guide to what has been described as "the finest collection of manuscripts and books made by a private collector in the 20th Century".

    Introduction to Information Literacy for Students

    By Mark Canada

    Hardback Save £2.04 = £42.96

    Introduction to Information Literacy for Students presents a concise, practical guide to navigating information in the digital age.

    Meaning of the Library

    Paperback £11.43

    From Greek and Roman times to the digital era, the library has remained central to knowledge, scholarship, and the imagination. The Meaning of the Library is a generously illustrated examination of this key institution of Western culture. Tracing what the library has meant since its beginning, examining how its significance...

    The Manual of Strategic Planning for Cultural Organizations: A Guide for Museums, Performing Arts, Science Centers, Public Gardens, Heritage Sites, Libraries, Archives and Zoos

    By Gail Dexter Lord

    Paperback £23.67

    The Manual of Strategic Planning for Cultural Organizations adopts a revolutionary approach to the world of museums and cultural institutions. By encompassing a broad group of cultural organizations, this whole-career oriented book responds to the 21st-century reality that boundaries are being blurred among institutional types.

    500 Years

    By Peter Kidd

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    The collection in the Library of Corpus Christi College includes a range of illuminated manuscripts and printed first editions by the likes of Aristotle, Homer, Chaucer, Galileo and Isaac Newton, and features several items from "the most important collection of Anglo-Jewish manuscripts in the world".

    Academic Libraries and Toxic Leadership

    By Alma C. Ortega

    Paperback Save £7.04 = £40.46

    Academic Libraries and Toxic Leadership examines a phenomenon that has yet to be seriously explored. While other so-called feminized professions, such as nursing, have been studied for their tendency to create toxic leadership environments, thus far academic librarianship has not. This book focuses on how to identify a toxic leader...

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