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Foundations of Library and Information Science
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Neal Schuman Pub
Publication date August 1, 2000
Pages 495
Binding Paperback
Edition Updated
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781555704025
ISBN-10 1555704026
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1.80 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $55.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This textbook covers the fundamentals of library and information science courses. The author aims to offer library and information science students and professionals the background and techniques needed to meet today's and tomorrow's challenges. It begins with a discussion of the practice of librarianship, and moves on to address the place of libraries within the broader perspective of the information structure, the development of information science, the growth of information technologies, and information policies in libraries. The various types of libraries and the major organizational issues they face are discussed. The appendices include: the Association of Research Libraries Statement on Intellectual Property; a bill of rights and responsibilites for electronic learners; and encyclopedias and dictionaries in library and information science.

Editions
Hardcover
2 edition from Neal Schuman Pub (June 1, 2004)
9781555704926 | details & prices | List price $55.01
Paperback
Book cover for 9781555703097 Book cover for 9781555704025 Book cover for 9781555705183
 
2 edition from Neal Schuman Pub (August 1, 2004)
9781555705183 | details & prices | 579 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $65.00
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Updated edition from Neal Schuman Pub (August 1, 2000)
9781555704025 | details & prices | 495 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $55.00
About: This textbook covers the fundamentals of library and information science courses.
from Neal Schuman Pub (June 1, 1998)
9781555703097 | details & prices | 495 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $45.00

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