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Library and Information Science : A Guide to Key Literature and Sources, Paperback / softback Book

Library and Information Science : A Guide to Key Literature and Sources Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library and information science. Far from just compiling a simple list of sources, author Michael Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works and covers recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography: Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information science, cataloguing, reference work, and library architectureEncompasses encyclopaedias, dictionaries, directories, photographic surveys, statistical publications, and numerous electronic sources, all categorized by subjectOffers appendixes detailing leading professional organizations and publishers of library and information science literature. Readership: LIS scholars, students, and anyone working in the field.



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