Library Technology and User Services

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  • Author : Anthony S. Chow
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 170 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632908
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Library Technology and User Services

Library Technology and User Services
  • Author : Anthony S. Chow,Tim Bucknall
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 November 2011
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Written as a technology guide for students, practitioners, and administrators, the focus of this book is on introducing current and future trends in library technology and automation within the larger context of strategic and systems planning, implementation, and continuous improvement. Technology is an essential resource for attaining both organizational and patron goals, and planning needs to emphasize the alignment between the clearly defined goals of each. For this alignment to occur on a consistent basis goals must be designed, or

Library Technology and User Services

Library Technology and User Services
  • Author : Anthony Chow,Tim Bucknall
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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Written as a technology guide for students, practitioners, and administrators, the focus of this book is on introducing current and future trends in library technology and automation within the larger context of strategic and systems planning, implementation, and continuous improvement. Technology is an essential resource for attaining both organizational and patron goals, and planning needs to emphasize the alignment between the clearly defined goals of each. For this alignment to occur on a consistent basis goals must be designed, or

Assessing Reference and User Services in a Digital Age

Assessing Reference and User Services in a Digital Age
  • Author : Eric Novotny
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 May 2013
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Effectively assess whether any library is making good use of the reference/user service resources available today Libraries need to develop standards by which they can assess their individual performances in a larger context, and Assessing Reference and User Services in a Digital Age makes significant contributions to this ongoing discussion. The book addresses its subject matter via approaches ranging from case studies of individual libraries to general discussions of best practices. The contributors explore the impact of the Internet

Modern Library Technology and Reference Services

Modern Library Technology and Reference Services
  • Author : Samuel T. Huang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 December 1995
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Develop improved reference services to keep up with the rapid technological changes in academic libraries with the help of this unique guide. Modern Library Technology and Reference Services includes guidelines for taking on an advisory role in an electronic environment, requesting budgetary support for implementing new information systems, and creating training programs for paraprofessional staff and end-users. Filled with valuable information regarding library planning and budgetary considerations, “technostress” at the reference desk, and the creation of new reference service areas

The Handheld Library Mobile Technology and the Librarian

The Handheld Library  Mobile Technology and the Librarian
  • Author : Thomas A. Peters,Lori A. Bell
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 01 April 2013
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Covering topics such as mobile reference, eBooks, mobile websites, and QR codes, this book examines the effects of the global mobile revolution on libraries and library users—critical information all librarians need. • Contains contributed chapters from active, innovative, respected librarians in the mobile library movement on ideas and trends for mobile libraries • Addresses aspects of the mobile revolution that are rarely covered, such as the use of tablet computers in archives and the mHealth information services movement • Provides updated descriptions

Foundations of Library Services

Foundations of Library Services
  • Author : Hali R. Keeler
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 12 March 2021
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Trained library support staff play a critical role in assisting the user in locating and interpreting the resources available in libraries. To do so requires the knowledge and practice of library missions and roles in different types of libraries and the delivery of that information to an increasingly diverse clientele. The plethora of resources available today requires that support staff understand and implement the basic principles of information services as well as the responsibility and relationships among library departments and

Library 2 0 and Beyond

Library 2 0 and Beyond
  • Author : Nancy Courtney,Steven J. Bell
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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Wikis and podcasts and mashups, oh my! Does everyone seem to know what they mean, except you? Or are you reasonably well informed but wondering what challenge to take on next? Following on the success of her Technology for the Rest of Us, Nancy Courtney has assembled some of the most forward looking thinkers in the library world to describe the next generation of online tools. Beginning with Steven J. Bell, each contributor introduces his or her favorite technology, outlines

Mobile Technology and Libraries

Mobile Technology and Libraries
  • Author : Jason Griffey
  • Publisher : Neal-Schuman Publishers
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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Mobile technology is fast becoming the preferred method for connecting to the Internet, especially for people on the go. Librarians must keep pace with this trend and integrate themselves into the mobile realm if they wish to deliver enhanced user services. Mobile Technology and Libraries is a practical, easy-to-follow new resource that will walk you through the start-to-finish steps for strengthening your library's mobile presence. Author Jason Griffey outlines the different mobile platforms, devices, and services, and shows you how

Making Libraries Accessible

Making Libraries Accessible
  • Author : Char Booth
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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As a provider of public space and digital content, your library is duty-bound to promote equitable access to all users, regardless of whether they use assistive technology. In this issue of Library Technology Reports, editor Booth makes the case that that attention to the core principles of consistency, flexibility, and simplicity go hand in hand with libraries’ commitments to open information and accessibility. Even when staffing levels or resources aren't ideal, libraries can substantially improve the experience of people with

Creative Management of Small Public Libraries in the 21st Century

Creative Management of Small Public Libraries in the 21st Century
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 23 December 2014
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Creative Management of Small Public Libraries in the 21st Century is an anthology on small public libraries as centers of communities serving populations under 25,000 that make up most of the public library systems in the United States. A wide selection of topics was sought from contributors with varied backgrounds reflecting the diversity of small public libraries. The thirty-two chapters are arranged: Staff; Programming; Management; Technology; Networking; Fundraising; User Services and provide tools to lead a local public library with relevant

Modern Library Technology and Reference Services

Modern Library Technology and Reference Services
  • Author : Samuel T. Huang
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 24 September 1993
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A dozen articles suggest a variety of ways for libraries to enhance their daily reference service and the image of librarianship, and to bring in more users. They emphasize the interaction of both the staff and the clients with new technology. Also published as The Reference Librarian, no. 39, 1993. No index. The paper edition has the same ISBN. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Technology Change and the Academic Library

Technology  Change and the Academic Library
  • Author : Jeremy Atkinson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 12 October 2020
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Massive technological change has been impacting universities and university libraries in recent years. Such change has manifested in technological developments impacting all areas of academic library activity, including systems, services, collections, the physical library environment, marketing, and support for university teaching, learning, research, and administration. Many books and papers have examined these changes from a technical perspective. However, there is little substantive reflection on what technological change means, and how best to get out in front of it, for the

Managing and Adapting Library Information Services for Future Users

Managing and Adapting Library Information Services for Future Users
  • Author : Osuigwe, Nkem Ekene
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 22 November 2019
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Information in today’s modernized world has become much more attainable with the use of technology. A resource that has fallen victim to this are library services. What was once a staple of knowledge and communication has failed to keep pace with recent advancements in information service providers. Library practitioners need to learn how to manage change, build influence, and adapt their services to remain relevant within local communities. Libraries can continue to play a key role in future aspects

Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies in Libraries

Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies in Libraries
  • Author : Dhamdhere, Sangeeta N.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 October 2013
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The emergence of open access, web technology, and e-publishing has slowly transformed modern libraries into digital libraries. With this variety of technologies utilized, cloud computing and virtual technology has become an advantage for libraries to provide a single efficient system that saves money and time. Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies in Libraries highlights the concerns and limitations that need addressed in order to optimize the benefits of cloud computing to the virtualization of libraries. Focusing on the latest innovations and