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{"id":11051192268,"title":"Archives: Principles and Practices, 2\/e","handle":"archives-principles-and-practices-2-e","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #741b47;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eLaura A. Millar\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eISBN-13: 9780838916063\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e304 pages • 6 x 9\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eYear Published:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2017 \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eWritten in clear language with lively examples, the book outlines fundamental archival principles and practices, introduces core concepts, and explains best practices to ensure that documentary materials are cared for as effectively as possible. 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Archives: Principles and Practices, 2/e-Paperback-ALA Neal-Schuman-The Library Marketplace

Archives: Principles and Practices, 2/e

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Laura A. Millar ISBN-13: 9780838916063 304 pages • 6 x 9Year Published: 2017  Written in clear language with lively examples, the book outlines fundamental archival principles and practices, introduces core concepts, and explains best practices to ensure that documentary materials are cared for as effectively as possible. This revised edition c...


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The Lone Arranger: Succeeding in a Small Repository-Paperback-ALA Editions-The Library Marketplace

The Lone Arranger: Succeeding in a Small Repository

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Christina J. Zamon ISBN-13: 9780838958780 157 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2012 A significant portion of U.S. institutions charged with the preservation of our cultural heritage are small repositories and one-person shops. Rapid advances in technology, increasing regulation on institutional records, and exponential growth in the volume and va...


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Marketing Your Library’s Electronic Resources: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians, 2/e-Paperback-ALA Neal-Schuman-The Library Marketplace

Marketing Your Library’s Electronic Resources: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians, 2/e

$91.00

Marie R. Kennedy and Cheryl LaGuardia ISBN-13: 9780838915653 192 pages • 8½ x 11Year Published: 2017 When front line librarians improve awareness of under-utilized resources, thereby increasing demand for more of the same, it can also encourage increased funding for the library. The authors’ evidence-based approach to effectively promoting elect...


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Metadata: 2/e

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Marcia Lei Zeng and Jian Qin ISBN-13: 9781555709655 400 pages • 6" x 9" Year Published: 2016 Metadata remains the solution for describing the explosively growing, complex world of digital information, and continues to be of paramount importance for information professionals. Providing a solid grounding in the variety and interrelationships amon...


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Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler, and David Thomas; Foreword by Anne J. Gililand ISBN-13: 9780838916407 224 pages • 6 x 9 Year Published: 2017 This new book provides a groundbreaking discussion of a major but little considered issue: Why do archives, sometimes seen as the repositories of truth, often fail to satisfy users because they do not contai...


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Faye Phillips ISBN-13: 9780838915660 176 pages • 6 x 9Year Published: 2017 Archival collections at public libraries present their own challenges distinct from other library materials, but they also offer the promise of unique connections between the library and its users, particularly when the archives relate to local history. Written by an arch...


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Jean Weihs and Sheila S. Intner ISBN-13: 9781440838446 148 pages • 7 x 10  2016 Now thoroughly updated to include recent changes with RDA, this easy-to-use primer provides an introduction to standardized cataloging that will benefit library technicians as well as students in library technician and teacher librarian programs. This easy-to-use ...


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RDA Essentials

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Thomas Brenndorfer ISBN-13: 9780838913284 384 pages • 8½ x 11Year Published: 2016 This concise guide to cataloging with RDA: Resource Description and Access specifically hones in on the needs of those seeking a simplified path to creating basic RDA records. First describing foundational RDA concepts and vocabulary, Brenndorfer then distills RDA...


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Joseph R. Matthews ISBN-13: 9781440842887 175 pages • 8½ x 11  2016 This book explains the concept of adding value and shows staff at libraries and other organizations why they need to take steps now to ensure they are adding new value to their communities—whether it be a local town or neighborhood, a faculty and student body, or a school. Value...


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Magda El-Sherbini ISBN-13: 9780838915080 464 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2018 Since its publication, thousands of catalogers, technical services librarians, and LIS students have benefitted from the expert guidance provided by El-Sherbini’s guide, which won the 2014 ALCTS Outstanding Publication Award. In this new edition, she completely upd...


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Local History Reference Collections for Public Libraries

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Diantha Dow Schull ISBN-13: 9780838913352 352 pages  7 x 10  2015 All too often the image of a public library archive is of a dusty collection of artifacts and documents occasionally exhumed for a neglected display case. But librarians and archivists across the country are turning that stereotype on its head, developing innovative ways to brin...


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Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller ISBN-13: 9781610695411 215 pages • 7 x 10  2016 Here is everything you need to promote your library as a center for genealogical study by leveraging your collection to help patrons conduct research on ancestors, document family stories, and archive family heirlooms. Websites, social media, and the Inte...


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