Category «Library Information Science»

Download e-book for kindle: Gender and Memory in the Globital Age by Anna Reading

By Anna Reading

ISBN-10: 0230368646

ISBN-13: 9780230368644

ISBN-10: 1137352639

ISBN-13: 9781137352637

This ebook asks how twenty first century applied sciences reminiscent of the web, cell phones and social media are remodeling human reminiscence and its dating to gender. every one epoch brings with it new media applied sciences that experience remodeled human reminiscence. Anna studying examines the ways that globalised electronic cultures are altering the gender of reminiscence and stories of gender via a full of life set of unique case stories within the ‘globital age’. The research analyses imaginaries of gender, reminiscence and know-how in utopian literature; it presents an exam of the way foetal scanning alters the gendered stories of the person. analyzing attracts on unique learn on women’s use of cellphones to seize and percentage own and kinfolk thoughts in addition to analysing alterations to journalism and gendered thoughts, concentrating on the cellular witnessing of terrorism and kingdom terror. The ebook concludes with a serious mirrored image on Anna Reading’s paintings as a playwright mobilising feminist thoughts as a part of a electronic theatre undertaking 'Phenomenal ladies with gasoline Theatre' which created stay and electronic stories of inspirational girls. The publication explains intensive Reading’s unique inspiration of digitised and globalised reminiscence - ‘globital reminiscence’ - and indicates how the student might use cellular methodologies to appreciate how stories commute and alter within the globital age.

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Sharon G. Almquist's Distributed Learning and Virtual Librarianship PDF

By Sharon G. Almquist

ISBN-10: 1591589061

ISBN-13: 9781591589068

ISBN-10: 159158907X

ISBN-13: 9781591589075

What's the top technique to convey learn assets to scholars who reside "off campus"—as in, "way off campus," in a rural sector with out a high-speed net connection? And the place does one discover a entire (and actual) synopsis of copyright instructions that might hinder well-intentioned librarians from being categorised because the "copyright police"?The solutions to those questions concerning disbursed learning—and many more—are contained in allotted studying and digital Librarianship. Written through practitioners of their box of craftsmanship, this e-book files the heritage of allotted studying and discusses present concerns in dispensed studying librarianship, with a distinct concentrate on the position of expertise. subject matters lined comprise digital libraries, reference guidance, E-reserves and record supply, administrative and advertising and marketing concerns, and copyright issues. this article is efficacious to librarians operating in public, institution, and educational libraries.

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The SBL Handbook of Style: For Ancient Near Eastern, by Patrick H. Alexander, Society of Biblical Literature, PDF

By Patrick H. Alexander, Society of Biblical Literature, Shirley Decker-Lucke

ISBN-10: 156563487X

ISBN-13: 9781565634879

"The SBL guide of Style is an remarkable booklet, a real 'one-stop' reference for authors getting ready manuscripts in bible study and comparable fields. It covers an grand diversity of themes, from what each literate student should still understand (but would possibly not) to what basically the main erudite professional in an vague sub-field of the self-discipline will be prone to be aware of. do you want to grasp how you can cite an online booklet? Whose task it truly is to organize the index and safe permissions? tips to alphabetize Abraham ibn Ezra (and why)? What the abbreviation AAeg stands for? it is all right here. This quantity should still considerably decrease the prevalence of tears and tantrums that so usually beset the method of manuscript instruction. earlier than lengthy biblical students will ask yourself how we ever received alongside with out this fundamental reference paintings. each graduate software may still make The SBL instruction manual of Style a required text."
-Carol A. Newsom, Professor of previous testomony, Emory University

" . . . a massive carrier for the group of biblical students. This complete yet convenient stylesheet, development at the base of the SBL instructions, comprises all that almost all authors and editors presently want to know concerning the technical dimensions of publishing job, from commas and hyphens to abbreviations, from transliterations to sorts of annotation. All that is left to authors is to return up with solid principles. All editors need to do is to benefit what's here."
-Harold W. Attridge, Lillian Claus Professor of recent testomony, Yale Divinity college

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Issues for Libraries and Information Science in the Internet by Bruce A. Shuman PDF

By Bruce A. Shuman

ISBN-10: 0313009295

ISBN-13: 9780313009297

ISBN-10: 1563088053

ISBN-13: 9781563088056

Are libraries destined for extinction as extra humans flip to the internet for his or her details wishes? Or will the function of libraries extend to bridge the distance among details haves and have-nots? How will censorship concerns, details overload, and archiving impact libraries in years yet to come? The huge alterations introduced by means of the net pose many questions and dilemmas for contemporary librarians, tough many primary ideals and practices. This well timed paintings addresses a few significant severe matters dealing with libraries and our society. subscribe to writer Bruce Shuman to discover the demanding situations and attainable ideas during this energetic and thought-provoking dialogue. a desirable learn for a person operating within the info industry-from library managers and practitioners to college and scholars of library and knowledge technology. it's also of curiosity to researchers and web clients.

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Get Learning and Libraries in an Information Age: Principles and PDF

By Barbara Stripling

ISBN-10: 0585113955

ISBN-13: 9780585113951

ISBN-10: 1563086662

ISBN-13: 9781563086663

Mixing the newest examine and academic conception with sound and powerful practices, this ebook indicates you the way to create a learning-centered library for the recent millennium. probably the most revered gurus within the box have contributed their principles and services to this significant paintings. for instance, Carol Kuhlthau discusses scholar studying within the details age; Jackie Mancall writes approximately assortment improvement; Sheila Salmon describes what the library media expert brings to the equation of standards-based studying; and pleasure McGregor presents an informative article approximately studying theories and versions. the result's a invaluable mix of rules and implementation concepts for studying, details literacy, tutorial layout, library media application layout, collaboration, instructing, assortment improvement, evaluation, and development groups of studying. now's the time to leap forward as a tutorial chief and this can be the ebook that can assist you do it. A needs to learn for libra

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Jack the Ripper and the London Press by L. Curtis Jr., L. Perry Curtis Jr. PDF

By L. Curtis Jr., L. Perry Curtis Jr.

ISBN-10: 0300088728

ISBN-13: 9780300088724

ISBN-10: 0300133693

ISBN-13: 9780300133691

Press assurance of the 1888 mutilation murders attributed to Jack the Ripper was once of necessity full of gaps and silences, for the killer remained unknown and Victorian reporters had little adventure reporting serial murders and intercourse crimes. This engrossing e-book examines how fifteen London newspapers - dailies and weeklies, intellectual and lowbrow - awarded the Ripper information, within the approach revealing a lot concerning the social, political, and sexual anxieties of overdue Victorian Britain and the function of reporters in reinforcing social norms. L. Perry Curtis surveys the mass newspaper tradition of the period, delving into the character of sensationalism and the conventions of household homicide information. reading the fifteen newspapers - numerous of which emanated from the East finish, the place the murders came about - he exhibits how reporters performed at the fears of readers approximately legislations and order through residing on deadly violence instead of intercourse, supplying grotesque information about knife accidents yet usually withholding the various extra intimate information of the pelvic mutilations. He additionally considers how the Ripper information affected public perceptions of social stipulations in Whitechapel. 'It is a tremendous contribution to cultural history', Christopher Frayling, Rector of the Royal university of artwork, London 'An first-class publication that gives a brand new attitude on an regularly attention-grabbing subject', John Davis, Queen's university, Oxford L. Perry Curtis, Jr., is professor of historical past and glossy tradition and media at Brown collage, Rhode Island.

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Download e-book for kindle: Jim Aylesworth and YOU (The Author and YOU) by Jim Aylesworth

By Jim Aylesworth

ISBN-10: 1591582563

ISBN-13: 9781591582564

This ebook gains Jim Aylesworth, a well-liked photo e-book writer. It discusses his lifestyles and paintings in addition to the discovering, writing, and illustrating of chosen books. dialogue of kid's studying improvement, together with thoughts and the author's philosophy approximately utilizing books with kids is on the market, whereas lesson plan principles and actions for every identify offer sensible aid. The e-book is an engaging window into the lifestyles and paintings of this well known kid's writer, and offers perception into previous Black Fly, difficult Fox, and every of his tales.This ebook good points Jim Aylesworth, a well-liked photo ebook writer. It discusses his lifestyles and paintings and the learning, writing, and illustrating of chosen books. dialogue of kid's interpreting improvement, together with thoughts and the author's philosophy approximately utilizing books with young children is integrated, whereas lesson plan principles and actions for every name supply useful aid and expand pupil studying. The publication is an interesting window into the existence and paintings of this renowned kid's writer and offers perception into previous Black Fly, tough Fox, and every of his tales.Playing at the word, the writer and you—a in general taught interpreting comprehension strategy—this new sequence assists the instructor and teacher-librarian in realizing the underlying reasons of the writer as they arrange studying actions for his or her scholars. The sequence (and this e-book) focuses totally on books for the ordinary age baby (K-6) and lines insights into the author's history, reasons, and objectives in writing his books. via furnishing an outline of the author's works, the books within the sequence provide academics the massive photo. each one booklet gains own information regarding the writer, together with perception into why she or he writes a specific kind of e-book, plus principles that would support lecturers in lesson plans and/or actions for every of the author's featured books. classes rigidity the actual curiosity of the writer so the writer and also you (the instructor) can construct a collaborative tutorial courting utilizing the fabric supplied. each one ebook is written by means of the featured writer or in shut collaboration with her or him. Grades K-6.

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