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The Resource Libraries driving access to knowledge, edited by Jesús Lau, Anna María Tammaro and Theo Bothma

Libraries driving access to knowledge, edited by Jesús Lau, Anna María Tammaro and Theo Bothma

Label
Libraries driving access to knowledge
Title
Libraries driving access to knowledge
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jesús Lau, Anna María Tammaro and Theo Bothma
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a must for librarians with international interest in access to knowledge. It includes a collection of 15 chapters written by authors from all over the world and covers different approaches to the vital role of libraries driving access to knowledge. There are chapters that offer solutions and ideas to enable libraries to become the knowledge engine in society. Other chapters discuss the conceptual part of the subject and related services. The book was compiled as part of the presidential theme of Ellen Tise, IFLA President 2009-2011, with the aim of offering the reader a good portr
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
021.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
Z716.4
LC item number
.L475 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lau, Jesus
  • Tammaro, Anna Maria
  • Bothma, T. J. D.
Series statement
IFLA publications,
Series volume
151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries and society
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and education
  • Libraries
  • Open access publishing
  • Libraries
  • Electronic information resources
  • Libraries
  • Information literacy
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Open access publishing
  • Libraries
  • Libraries
  • Information literacy
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and education
  • Libraries and society
  • Libraries
Label
Libraries driving access to knowledge, edited by Jesús Lau, Anna María Tammaro and Theo Bothma
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Libraries driving access to knowledge (A2K) / Ellen R. Tise -- Iceland goes digital : countrywide access to electronic resources / Ingibjörg Steinunn Sverrisdóttir and Þórdís T. Þórarinsdóttir -- "Access for all" and "politics of difference" : comparative case study of two European libraries / Rumyana Koycheva -- Using Web 2.0 to make libraries more user-oriented : outcomes from a case study at Loughborough University Library (UK) / Jenny Narborough, Ruth Stubbings, and Graham Walton -- OA to knowledge : perceptions of UWI researchers on the St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago / Marsha Winter and Stella Sandy -- Native language university digital textbook collection / Martin Hallik and Liisi Lembinen -- Balancing access to knowledge and respect for cultural knowledge : librarian advocacy with indigenous peoples' self-determination in access to knowledge / Loriene Roy, Kristen Hogan, and Spencer Lilley -- Access to knowledge as a social practice : information literacy education for MA students / Maria-Carme Torras i Calvo -- The discursive construction of the academic library as learning place in A2K / Catherine Closet-Crane -- A tale of two libraries : space and reading in Porto public libraries / Paula Sequeiros and Silvia Grünig -- University library premises : the evaluation of customer satisfaction and usage / Anne Lehto, Leena Toivonen, and Mirja Iivonen -- ILS vs. DBMS in Latin American Web OPACs : discriminant analysis applied to user interface / Elsa Barber, Silvia Pisano, Sandra Romagnoli, Verónica Parsiale, Gabriela de Pedro, Carolina Gregui, Nancy Blanco -- Open access and A2K : collaborative experiences in Latin America / Nancy Gómez and Paola C. Bongiovani -- The success story of a locally developed online video site : HKBUtube / Shun-han Rebekah Wong
Control code
854968483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110263121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110263121
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854968483
Label
Libraries driving access to knowledge, edited by Jesús Lau, Anna María Tammaro and Theo Bothma
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Libraries driving access to knowledge (A2K) / Ellen R. Tise -- Iceland goes digital : countrywide access to electronic resources / Ingibjörg Steinunn Sverrisdóttir and Þórdís T. Þórarinsdóttir -- "Access for all" and "politics of difference" : comparative case study of two European libraries / Rumyana Koycheva -- Using Web 2.0 to make libraries more user-oriented : outcomes from a case study at Loughborough University Library (UK) / Jenny Narborough, Ruth Stubbings, and Graham Walton -- OA to knowledge : perceptions of UWI researchers on the St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago / Marsha Winter and Stella Sandy -- Native language university digital textbook collection / Martin Hallik and Liisi Lembinen -- Balancing access to knowledge and respect for cultural knowledge : librarian advocacy with indigenous peoples' self-determination in access to knowledge / Loriene Roy, Kristen Hogan, and Spencer Lilley -- Access to knowledge as a social practice : information literacy education for MA students / Maria-Carme Torras i Calvo -- The discursive construction of the academic library as learning place in A2K / Catherine Closet-Crane -- A tale of two libraries : space and reading in Porto public libraries / Paula Sequeiros and Silvia Grünig -- University library premises : the evaluation of customer satisfaction and usage / Anne Lehto, Leena Toivonen, and Mirja Iivonen -- ILS vs. DBMS in Latin American Web OPACs : discriminant analysis applied to user interface / Elsa Barber, Silvia Pisano, Sandra Romagnoli, Verónica Parsiale, Gabriela de Pedro, Carolina Gregui, Nancy Blanco -- Open access and A2K : collaborative experiences in Latin America / Nancy Gómez and Paola C. Bongiovani -- The success story of a locally developed online video site : HKBUtube / Shun-han Rebekah Wong
Control code
854968483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110263121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110263121
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854968483

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