Rowman & Littlefield Publishers / Human Science / Language arts & disciplines

Best Selling

Language

All

English (272)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (3)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (3)

 

Publisher

Delete Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

 

Collection

Practical Guides for Librarians (39)

Medical Library Association Books Series (19)

Library Technology Essentials (9)

LITA Guides (9)

Collections (8)

Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections (6)

Creating the 21st-Century Academic Library (6)

Communication, Media, and Politics (5)

 

Category

Delete Language arts & disciplines

 

In category

Library & Information Science (202)

Communication Studies (36)

Journalism (21)

Reference (6)

Composition & Creative Writing (5)

Literacy (3)

Linguistics (3)

Grammar & Punctuation (2)

Etymology (2)

Speech (2)

Vocabulary (2)

Authorship (1)

Semantics (1)

Editing & Proofreading (1)

Public Speaking (1)

Translating & Interpreting (1)

Study & Teaching (1)

Reading Skills (1)

Rhetoric (1)

 

Audience

Adult (272)

 

Total Loans

All (0)

20 - 40 (0)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 272 Sorted by : 

Say What You Really Mean!: How Women Can Learn to Speak Up

by Debra Johanyak Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 06, 2014)

Say What You Really Mean! How Women Can Learn to Speak Up offers hope for improving personal and professional communication for those who struggle to find the right words. This book has grown out of years of...


Using iPhones, iPads, and iPods: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Matthew Connolly & Tony Cosgrave Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 28, 2014)

Using iPhones and iPads: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers library professionals a clear path to Apple readiness. The authors combine their experience in library public services and mobile technology to...


Preparing Children for Reading Success: Hands-On Activities for Librarians, Educators, and Caregivers

by Julia Irwin & Dina Moore Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2014)

Preparing Children for Reading Success: Hands-On Activities for Librarians, Educators, and Caregivers will not only familiarize anyone who reads to young children with the essentials of promoting early and emerging...


The Small Library Manager's Handbook

by Alice Graves Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2014)

The Small Library Manager’s Handbook is for librarians working in all types of small libraries. It covers the everyday nuts-and-bolts operations that all librarians must perform. This handbook, written by...


Information Privacy Fundamentals for Librarians and Information Professionals

by Cherie L. Givens Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 14, 2014)

This book introduces library and information professionals to information privacy, provides an overview of information privacy in the library and information science context, U.S. privacy laws by sector, information...


Curriculum-Based Library Instruction: From Cultivating Faculty Relationships to Assessment

by Amy Blevins & Megan Inman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 26, 2014)

Curriculum-Based Library Instruction: From Cultivating Faculty Relationships to Assessment highlights the movement beyond one-shot instruction sessions, specifically focusing on situations where academic librarians...


Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Rebecca Blakiston Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 29, 2014)

Do you want to improve the usability of your library website, but feel that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or expensive? Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians will teach you how to make the...


The Common Core in Grades K-3: Top Nonfiction Titles from School Library Journal and The Horn Book Magazine

by Roger Sutton & Daryl Grabarek Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 16, 2014)

The Common Core in Grades K–3 is the second in a series of comprehensive tools to tap into the vast flow of recently published books for children and teens, offering recommendations of exemplary titles for...


Cataloging for School Librarians

by Marie Kelsey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 16, 2014)

Cataloging for School Librarians presents theories and practices of cataloging and classifying print, non-print, and other materials. The text covers AACR2, RDA, FRBR, Sears, and Dewey Decimal, along with examples...


Speech and Language Challenges: The Ultimate Teen Guide

by Marlene Targ Brill Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 11, 2014)

This book will address the speech issues that affect all people, but specifically focus on the concerns of young adults—not just the how and whys of each issue, but how to cope with them. It will include teen...


Creating a Streaming Video Collection for Your Library

by Cheryl J. Duncan & Erika Day Peterson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 11, 2014)

Creating a Streaming Video Collection for Your Library covers the main processes associated with streaming video, from licensing to access and evaluation, and will serve as a key reference and source of best...


Implementing Web-Scale Discovery Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by JoLinda Thompson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 11, 2014)

Implementing Web-Scale Discovery Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians is a source for librarians seeking to evaluate, purchase, and implement a web-scale discovery service. The book breaks down each phase...


Writing after Retirement: Tips from Successful Retired Writers

by Carol Smallwood & Christine Redman-Waldeyer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 04, 2014)

This anthology explores the many avenues would-be writers can take to initiate a career as a published author. It is filled with tips on how to write in a variety of genres and how to connect with other writers...


The Greek & Latin Roots of English

by Tamara M. Green Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 17, 2014)

The Greek & Latin Roots of English approaches the study of Latin and Greek thematically: vocabulary is organized into various topics, from politics to philosophy, with chapters featuring cumulative exercises...


Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by John J. Burke Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 17, 2014)

Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians helps librarians create DIY (do-it-youself) spaces in academic or public libraries. Through this text, librarians will understand the mindset behind the maker movement;...


The Education of Alice M. Jordan: Navigating a Career in Children's Librarianship

by Gale Eaton Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 10, 2014)

A long overdue biography of Alice M. Jordan (1870-1960), head of youth services at the Boston Public Library from 1902 to 1940 and one of the pioneers of children’s librarianship. Between the Age of Sail and...


Using Functional Analysis in Archival Appraisal: A Practical and Effective Alternative to Traditional Appraisal Methodologies

by Marcus C. Robyns Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 02, 2014)

In an age of scarcity and the challenge of electronic records, can archivists and records managers continue to rely upon traditional methodology essentially unchanged since the early 1950s? Using Functional...


Outreach: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 22, 2014)

Outreach: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types are reaching out to new potential users and increasing awareness of programs and collections....


Aboriginal and Visible Minority Librarians: Oral Histories from Canada

by Deborah Lee & Mahalakshmi Kumaran Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 11, 2014)

This book, the first of its kind in Canada, is a collection of chapters from Aboriginal and visible minority librarians, working in Canada, speaking about the challenges they face in their profession; their...


Management: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 06, 2014)

Management: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores the kinds of challenges that managers of archival programs face today and how those challenges can be met to achieve optimal results...


Library Management for the Digital Age: A New Paradigm

by Julie Todaro Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 05, 2014)

This revolutionary introduction to library management is the first conceived in and written for a digital age. Library Management for the Digital Age covers hierarchies, policies, communication, working relationships,...


Annual Review of Cultural Heritage Informatics: 2012-2013

by Samantha K. Hastings Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 05, 2014)

The premier volume of the Annual Review of Cultural Heritage Informatics (ARCHI), edited by Samantha Kelly Hastings, is the polestar publication for cultural heritage scholars, professionals, and students. Featuring...


Young Adult Resources Today: Connecting Teens with Books, Music, Games, Movies, and More

by Don Latham & Melissa Gross Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 21, 2014)

Young Adult Resources Today: Connecting Teens with Books, Music, Games, Movies, and More is the first comprehensive young adult library services textbook specifically written for today’s multidimensional information...


Description: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 22, 2014)

Description: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types can enhance the accessibility of their holdings. The book uses eleven case studies to...


Collecting, Curating, and Researching Writers' Libraries: A Handbook

by Joseph Nicholson & Richard W. Oram Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 21, 2014)

Collecting, Curating, and Researching Writers' Libraries: A Handbook is the first book to examine the history, acquisition, cataloging, and scholarly use of writers’ personal libraries. This book also includes...


Reference and Access: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 22, 2014)

Reference and Access: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types are increasing their effectiveness in serving the public and meeting internal...


Health Sciences Librarianship

by M. Sandra Wood Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 09, 2014)

Health Sciences Librarianship provides the library student and new librarian with the background and skills necessary to handle day-to-day activities and provide quality services in a health sciences library...


Research within the Disciplines: Foundations for Reference and Library Instruction

by Peggy Keeran & Michael Levine-Clark Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 28, 2014)

Research within the Disciplines is designed to help reference librarians – and students studying to become librarians – gain that deeper understanding of disciplinary differences that allows them to comfortably...


Online by Design: The Essentials of Creating Information Literacy Courses

by Yvonne Mery & Jill Newby Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 23, 2014)

As online instruction becomes more popular, librarians will want to develop the knowledge and skills needed to create an effective online information literacy course. Online by Design: The Essentials of Creating...


The Common Core in Grades 4-6: Top Nonfiction Titles from School Library Journal and The Horn Book Magazine

by Roger Sutton & Daryl Grabarek Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 18, 2014)

The Common Core in Grades 4-6 is the first in a series of comprehensive tools to tap into the vast flow of recently published books for children and teens, offering recommendations of exemplary titles for use...


Public Libraries, Public Policies, and Political Processes: Serving and Transforming Communities in Times of Economic and Political Constraint

by Paul T. Jaeger, Ursula Gorham, John Carlo Bertot & Lindsay C. Sarin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 15, 2014)

Over the past thirty years, significant shifts in technology, political ideologies, and policy goals have resulted in an environment in which public libraries face the highest expectations to serve community...


What Every Library Director Should Know

by Susan Carol Curzon Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 10, 2014)

What Every Library Director Should Know is the insider’s view of vital actions, behaviors and strategies to succeed in every type of library. The content is based both on the author’s direct experience after...


Making the Library Accessible for All: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Jane Vincent Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 15, 2014)

Accessibility is becoming an issue that libraries can no longer ignore. Making the Library Accessible for All provides a holistic guide to accessibility that addresses common issues and gives strategies for...


Writing Well in the 21st Century: The Five Essentials

by Linda Spencer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 10, 2014)

Writing Well in the 21st Century: The Five Essentials provides students, career-builders, and professional writers with the basic elements needed for writing in the 21st century. The book fully explains—and...


A Life in Storytelling: Anecdotes, Stories to Tell, Stories with Movement and Dance, Suggestions for Educators

by Binnie Tate Wilkin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 25, 2014)

A Life in Storytelling contains the reflections and lessons from one of the most noted storytellers of our times. The sections of the book are designed to provide background material for the art and craft of...


Leadership in Academic Libraries Today: Connecting Theory to Practice

by Bradford Lee Eden & Jody Condit Fagan Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 14, 2014)

This book connects leadership theories to academic libraries through case studies, analysis of survey results, and action research. By providing library examples of concepts such as transformational leadership,...


Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library

by Lesley S. J. Farmer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 27, 2014)

In Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library, one of America’s premier school library educators covers the A-Z of both reference and information services for today’s library....


A Thesaurus of English Word Roots

by Horace Gerald Danner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 27, 2014)

Horace G. Danner’s A Thesaurus of English Word Roots is a compendium of the most-used word roots of the English language. All word roots are listed alphabetically, along with the Greek or Latin words from...


Outsourcing Technology: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Robin Hastings Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 18, 2014)

The care and maintenance of technology is a specialized field requiring a diverse set of skills to perform properly. Many libraries find it difficult to attract skilled people because of a lack of personnel...


Managing Digital Audiovisual Resources: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Matthew C. Mariner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 12, 2014)

The demand from library users for audiovisual materials and remote access combined with the unceasing deterioration and inaccessibility of many audiovisual formats requires libraries to adapt their collections...


Islam in Liberal Europe: Freedom, Equality, and Intolerance

by Kai Hafez Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 07, 2014)

Islam in "Liberal" Europe provides the first comprehensive overview of the political and social status of Islam and of Muslim migrants in Europe. In addition to offering a critical assessment of positive and...


The Reference Interview Today: Negotiating and Answering Questions Face to Face, on the Phone, and Virtually

by Dave Harmeyer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 07, 2014)

More an art than a science, the reference interview requires not only knowing a specific set of skills, but also how to apply those skills in an ever-changing world. Built around timeless service principles...


The Western Devaluation of Knowledge

by Charles B. Osburn Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 05, 2013)

The Western Devaluation of Knowledge is an exploration of the causes and effects of Western cultural changes that have evolved during the past half millennium of industrialization to diminish the value of knowledge...


How to STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education in Libraries

by Carol Smallwood & Vera Gubnitskaia Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 05, 2013)

In How to STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education in Libraries, the contributors have provided a cornucopia of ideas on how libraries can engage youth in the crucial subjects of science, technology,...


Partisan Journalism: A History of Media Bias in the United States

by Jim A. Kuypers & Larry Schweikart Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 21, 2013)

In Partisan Journalism, Kuypers guides readers on a journey through American journalistic history, focusing on the warring notions of objectivity and partisanship.


The Intersection of Library Learning and Second-Language Learning: Theory and Practice

by Karen Bordonaro Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 29, 2013)

The Intersection of Library Learning and Second-Language Learning: Theory and Practice is an examination of how the intersections of language learning and library learning are experienced by language learners...


Implementing an Inclusive Staffing Model for Today's Reference Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians

by Julia K. Nims, Paula Storm & Robert Stevens Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 26, 2013)

Reference service remains a core function of modern libraries. However, how and where we provide assistance has evolved with changing technologies and the shifting habits and preferences of our users. One way...


New Frontiers in International Communication Theory

by Mehdi Semati Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 26, 2004)

New Frontiers in International Communication Theory offers a wide-ranging assessment of the present state of the field of international communication and charts new directions for theory and research. It brings...


The First Freedoms and America's Culture of Innovation: The Constitutional Foundations of the Aspirational Society

by Narain D. Batra Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 18, 2013)

The First Freedoms and America’s Culture of Innovation explores how the triangulation of the First Freedoms, open and competitive marketplace, and global brain-and-muscle-inflow into the Unites States generates...


Last Man Standing: Media, Framing, and the 2012 Republican Primaries

by Danielle Sarver Coombs Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 14, 2013)

When Barack Obama was re-elected president in November 2012, his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney, took the blame for being alternately too moderate or too conservative; his vast wealth made him unappealing...