By Todd Gilman,Beverly P. Lynch

Intended to be used by way of either librarians and scholars in LIS programs, educational Librarianship Today is the most up-tp-date, entire evaluation of the sector to be had this day. Key good points include:

  • Each bankruptcy was once commissioned particularly for this new ebook, and the authors are very hot educational librarians or library tuition school— or both
  • Cutting-edge subject matters similar to open entry, copyright, electronic curation and maintenance, rising applied sciences, new roles for educational librarians, cooperative assortment improvement and source sharing, and patron-driven acquisitions are explored in depth
  • Each bankruptcy ends with thought-provoking questions for dialogue and thoroughly developed assignments that school can assign or adapt for his or her courses

The publication starts with Gilman’s creation, an summary that in short synthesizes the contents of the individuals’ chapters by way of highlighting significant subject matters. the most a part of the e-book is equipped into 3 elements:
The educational Library panorama Today, Academic Librarians and companies Today, and Changing Priorities, New Directions.

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