Read e-book online ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, Fourth PDF

By Michael Levine-Clark,Toni M. Carter

the single issues librarians appear to stumble upon extra usually than acronyms are strings of jargon and arcane technical phrases—and there are such a lot of floating round that even simply analyzing an editorial in a certified magazine can bewilder skilled librarians, to assert not anything of these new to the profession!

Featuring hundreds of thousands of revised and fresh entries, the fourth version of "ALA thesaurus of Library and data technological know-how" offers a radical but concise consultant to the categorical phrases that describe the fabrics, tactics and platforms correct to the sphere of librarianship. A panel of specialists from around the LIS international have completely up to date the thesaurus to incorporate the most recent know-how- and internet-related phrases, protecting metadata, licensing, digital assets, guideline, overview, readers’ advisory, and digital workflow. This ebook becomes 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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