Library science
Library science (often termed library studies or library and information science) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, ...
Army Veteran, 75, Saves Kids From Knife-Wielding Teen
James Vernon credits his knife-fighting training from 50 years ago for disarming Dustin Brown, 19, inside of a public library Tuesday. A knife-wielding Illinois teen stormed a children's chess class, ...
What happens after you click 'buy'? Betty-Bot gets to work
In a warehouse about the size of four football fields, more than a million units of online retail items are housed. It is essential that all inventory is organized and easy to find, in order to get th...
Reference
Americans are celebrating a new arrival to Washington D.C. -- one that is 500 years old. A celebration at the Library of Congress on April 30 marked the arri...
Education for librarianship
Education for librarianship is the term for the educational preparation for professional librarians. This varies widely in different countries. In the United States and Canada, it generally consists o...
Preservation: Library and Archival Science
Preservation refers to the set of activities that aims to prolong the life of a record and relevant metadata, or enhance its value, or improve access to it through non-interventive means. This include...
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Archival science
Archival science, or archival studies, is the study and theory of building and curating archives, which are collections of recordings and data storage devices.To build and curate an archive, one must ...
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Integrated library system
An integrated library system (ILS), also known as a library management system (LMS),is an enterprise resource planning system for a library, used to track items owned, orders made, bills paid, and pat...
Bibliographic database
A bibliographic database is a database of bibliographic records, an organized digital collection of references to published literature, including journal and newspaper articles, conference proceedings...
Bibliography
Bibliography (from Greek βιβλιογραφία bibliographia, literally "book writing"), as a discipline, is traditionally the academic study of books as physical, cultural objects; in this sense, it is also k...
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Bibliometrics
Bibliometrics is statistical analysis of written publications, such as books or articles. Bibliometric methods are frequently used in the field of library and information science, including scientome...
Catalog
Catalog or catalogue may refer to:In science and technology:In the arts:In sales:Albums:Other uses:
Google Books
Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using...
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Index
An index is an indirect shortcut derived from and pointing into, a greater volume of values, data, information or knowledge.Index may refer to:
Library 2.0
Library 2.0 is a loosely defined model for a modernized form of library service that reflects a transition within the library world in the way that services are delivered to users. The focus is on use...