A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians

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Heather Dawson

240 Pages

6 x 9

This book will help academic librarians tackle the questions most commonly asked by students, academics and researchers. A broad cross-disciplinary A-Z of themes including topics such as literature searching, plagiarism, and using online resources are covered, helping you to address a query confidently and quickly. Each topic is split into three sections to guide your response:
 
  • common inquiries encountered;
  • points to consider, with an exploration of the issues and challenges that might arise; and
  • guidance on where to look, listing annotated UK and international resources in print and online including key organizations, scholarly bodies, digital libraries, statistical data, and journal article indexes.
A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians updates and expands the author’s previous book, Know it All, Find it Fast for Academic Libraries, and includes new sections on
 
  • blogging and social media;
  • text and data mining and data visualization;
  • assistive technology resources;
  • early career researchers;
  • impact measurement including bibliometrics, citation analysis, and journal rankings;
  • academic internet searching;
  • LGBT studies;
  • Middle East studies;
  • project management;
  • open access (OA) publishing;
  • research data management;
  • study skills; and
  • systematic reviews
Sku: 9781783304110
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