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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...


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...


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...


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...


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....


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...


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,...


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...


Archives for the Lay Person: A Guide to Managing Cultural Collections

by Lois Hamill Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 27, 2012)

Collections management can be a daunting task for volunteers and employees alike. Archives for the Lay Person provides practical, step-by-step guidance for those managing all facets of archival collections at...


Introduction to Information Visualization

by Gerald Benoit Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

Introduction to Information Visualization: Transforming Data into Meaningful Information is for anyone interested in the art and science of communicating data to others. It shows readers how to transform data...


The Digital Archives Handbook

by Aaron D. Purcell Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

The Digital Archives Handbook provides archivists a roadmap to create and care for digital archives. Written by archival experts and practitioners, Purcell brings together theoretical and practical approaches...


Tech for All

by Lauren Comito Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

How can libraries ensure that patrons from all socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds have access to advanced technology training and hardware? Everyone knows libraries provide access to computers and the internet...


Citation Management Tools

by Nancy R. Glassman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 23, 2018)

With the rise of scholarly communication, proper citation and attribution practices have become more important than ever. Citation management software is an essential tool for meeting this challenge. Look no...


Organizing Archival Records

by David W. Carmicheal Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 03, 2018)

Much of our nation’s documentary heritage resides in small historical societies, libraries, cultural organizations, houses of worship, and museums. The preservation of this heritage often depends on the dedicated...


Using Twitter to Build Communities

by Valerie Forrestal & Tinamarie Vella Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 02, 2018)

Using Twitter to Build Communities looks at ways for libraries, archives, and museums to go far beyond Twitter as a “broadcasting” tool, and highlights innovative methods to use the service to spark communication...


Supervision and Management

by Marie Keen Shaw & Hali R. Keeler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 14, 2018)

Many library support staff (LSS) who do not have management training will assume supervisory roles in library services during their careers. This book is written to help LSS understand, support, and apply the...


Practical Heritage Management

by Scott F. Anfinson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 13, 2018)

Practical Heritage Management provides a comprehensive overview of American cultural resource management (CRM) and historic preservation. It is a textbook designed for introductory and advanced college courses...


Communication and Teamwork

by Hali R. Keeler & Marie Keen Shaw Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 07, 2018)

Support staff in all types of libraries must work together in a variety of situations. This is both a textbook and on-the-job manual covering the skills and behaviors necessary for effective teamwork and communication....


Public Library Administration Transformed

by Karen Starr & Patrick Ragains Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 15, 2018)

Public libraries have historically faced challenges as viable units in local government. As society struggles with issues related to the scope and effectiveness of government, librarians must ask, “How and...


Digital Curation Fundamentals

by Jody L. DeRidder Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 15, 2018)

Websites and digital news stories disappear daily; researchers can’t access their own data for reuse; students don’t know how to make their work last for the next 10 years. Knowledge is built on previously...