all ebooks in category: Library & Information Science (26)

Fake News and Alternative Facts: Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era
English | August 17th, 2018 | ISBN: 0838916368 | 56 pages | EPUB | 1.93 MB

Talk of so-called fake news, what it is and what it isn't, is front and center across the media landscape, with new calls for the …

The Book on the Bookshelf
English | EPUB | 8.3 MB

From the author of the highly praised The Pencil and The Evolution of Useful Things comes another captivating history of the seemingly mundane: the book …

E-book Platforms for Libraries
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0838958885 | 44 pages | PDF | 3,7 MB

E-book vendors continue to experiment: adjustments to business models, consolidation of content, and mergers with competitors mean constant change. What's good for innovation can equal …

Digital Methods
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0262018837 | 280 pages | PDF | 6,6 MB

In Digital Methods, Richard Rogers proposes a methodological outlook for social and cultural scholarly research on the Web that seeks to move Internet research beyond …

Leveraging Wikipedia : Connecting Communities of Knowledge
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0838916325 | 273 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

The vision statement of the Wikimedia Foundation states, “Imagine a world in which every single human being can freely share in the sum of all …

Using Massive Digital Libraries: A LITA Guide (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0838912354 | 176 pages | PDF | 6,4 MB

Some have viewed the ascendance of the digital library as some kind of existential apocalypse, nothing less than the beginning of the end for the …

Beyond the Textbook: Using Trade Books and Databases to Teach Our Nation's History, Grades 7-12
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1610690370 | 156 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

During a time of standards-based instruction, Beyond the Textbook: Using Trade Books and Databases to Teach Our Nation's History, Grades 7–12 will fill the gap …

The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction, 3rd Edition
English | December 12th, 2018 | ISBN: 083891781X | 344 pages | EPUB | 4.10 MB

Everyone's favorite guide to fiction that's thrilling, mysterious, suspenseful, thought-provoking, romantic, and just plain fun is back—and better than ever in this completely revamped and …

The Organization of Information 4th Edition
English | ISBN: 1598848585 | 2017 | 744 pages | PDF | 24 MB

This fourth edition provides an updated look at information organization, featuring coverage of the Semantic Web, linked data, and EAC-CPF; new metadata models such as …

The Emergence of Genetic Rationality: Space, Time, and Information in American Biological Science, 1870-1920
2007 | ISBN: 0295987502, 0295987561 | English | 392 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The emergence of genetic science has profoundly shaped how we think about biology. Indeed, it is difficult now to consider nearly any facet of human …