Shaping the Future of Special Libraries Beyond Boundaries
About the Book
About the Book :- Special libraries are facing increasing challenges today. The biggest challenge before them is how to demonstrate that they are the best source of specialized information despite reliance on the Web for information. Special libraries therefore need to change in terms of their collections, roles, services, and evolve strategies for managing the change. Shaping the Future of Libraries: Beyond Boundaries is a collection of papers that provides directions in which special libraries should grow and shape their future. The papers in this book were presented at the International Conference of Asian Special Libraries ICoASL 2008. The book should of interest to all those who are interested in addressing special library issues such as information resources and services, networking and resource sharing, media and digital library, knowledge management, bibliographic databases, institutional repositories, content preservation, information marketing, copyright and IPR issues, and above all web 2 technologies. Contents :- Preface About Editors 1. Information Resources and Services 2. Resource Share / Network 3. Media and Digital Library 4. Knowledge Management 5. Library Users and Impact 6. Information Literacy and Rural Information Services 7. Bibliography Databases and Studies 8. Digital Libraries, Institutional Repositories and Preservation 9. Social Cause 10. Library Profession and Library Association 11. E-learning / Distance Learning 12. Case Studies : Special Libraries 13. Corporate Libraries 14. Academic Libraries 15. Information Marketing 16. Copyright and IPR Issues 17. Web2 Technology Application 18. Posters
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9788180521539
Publisher Date: 01 Dec 2009
Binding: Paperback
Language: English
Spine Width: 27.94 mm
Width: 180.09 mm
ISBN-10: 8180521532
Publisher: Ane Books
Publisher Imprint: Ane Books
Height: 244.09 mm
No of Pages: 350
Type: Professional & Vocational