Michael Levine-Clark,Toni M. Carter's ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, Fourth PDF

By Michael Levine-Clark,Toni M. Carter

ISBN-10: 0838911110

ISBN-13: 9780838911112

the one issues librarians appear to come across extra usually than acronyms are strings of jargon and arcane technical phrases—and there are such a lot of floating round that even simply studying an editorial in a qualified magazine can bewilder skilled librarians, to claim not anything of these new to the profession!

Featuring millions of revised and fresh entries, the fourth variation of "ALA word list of Library and data technological know-how" offers a radical but concise advisor to the explicit phrases that describe the fabrics, techniques and platforms correct to the sphere of librarianship. A panel of specialists from around the LIS global have completely up-to-date the thesaurus to incorporate the most recent know-how- and internet-related phrases, protecting metadata, licensing, digital assets, guide, review, readers’ advisory, and digital workflow. This e-book turns into an important a part of each library’s and librarian’s reference assortment and also will be a blessing for LIS scholars and up to date graduates.

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