CoInfo Book Services

Agency Books Quick Search

< Back to Subject List

Computer science, information & general works - Library & information sciences (020)


Newest & Forthcoming Releases

Public library programs and services for midlife and beyond : expanding opportunities for a growing population.

Bennett-Kapusniak, Reneé. Bennett-Kapusniak, Reneé.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440857782 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 185pp | Availability last checked: 18/5/2018
AUD 99.95 (inc. GST), AUD 90.86 (ex. GST),
Not yet published; date unknown
The number of adults aged 50+ coming to public libraries is steadily increasing. These patrons include active, healthy, tech-savvy professionals; people who have little or no computer training; retirees; travelers; and those who have age-related health and behavior issues. Public libraries have an opportunity...

Implementing the Information Literacy Framework: A Practical Guide for Librarians

Baskin, Janice J. Harmeyer, Dave.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538107577 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 220pp | Availability last checked: 18/5/2018
AUD 100.95 (inc. GST), AUD 91.77 (ex. GST),
Not yet published; date unknown
Implementing the Information Literacy Framework: A Practical Guide for Librarians is written with three types of people in mind: librarians, classroom educators, and students. This book and its website address the implementation of the Association of College and Research Libraries' Framework of Information...

The Savvy Academic Librarian's Guide to Technology Innovation: Moving beyond the Wow Factor

Ippolliti, Cinthya. Ippoliti, Cinthya.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538103067 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 28/2/2018
AUD 65.95 (inc. GST), AUD 59.95 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
The Savvy Academic Librarian’s Guide to Technological Innovation providesdetailed plans for purposefully integrating technology into the fabric of theacademic environment by utilizing examples from a variety of institutions toillustrate successful methods and best practices. Included case studies...

Library Teen Advisory Groups

Tuccillo, Diane P.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538104637 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | 260pp | Availability last checked: 14/1/2018
AUD 57.95 (inc. GST), AUD 52.68 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
Teen advisory groups (TAGs) may flourish in many libraries today, but manyothers are newly initiating them or hoping to revitalize ones that arefloundering. But even successful groups need tips and best practices to maketheir TAGs even better. This updated and revised second edition remains thego-to...

Cultivating connected learning : library programs for youth.

Barrett, Megan E. Ranallo, Rebecca J. Barrett, Megan. Ranallo, Rebecca.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440855382 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 200pp | Availability last checked: 2/3/2018
AUD 82.95 (inc. GST), AUD 75.41 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
Learning doesn't just happen in the classroom: it happens everywhere. The connected learning model supports this principle, asserting that young people learn best when their experiences are interest-driven, peer-supported, and rooted in solid academics. Libraries are the perfect environment for this...

Library Teen Advisory Groups

BODART, Tuccillo. Tuccillo, Diane P.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538104620 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 2nd ed.,  | book | 260pp | Availability last checked: 28/2/2018
AUD 127.95 (inc. GST), AUD 116.32 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
Teen advisory groups (TAGs) may flourish in many libraries today, but many others are newly initiating them or hoping to revitalize ones that are floundering. But even successful groups need tips and best practices to make their TAGs even better. This updated and revised second edition remains the go-to...

The Savvy Academic Librarian's Guide to Technological Innovation: Moving beyond the Wow Factor

Ippoliti, Cinthya.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538103050 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 28/2/2018
AUD 128.95 (inc. GST), AUD 117.23 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
The Savvy Academic Librarian’s Guide to Technological Innovation providesdetailed plans for purposefully integrating technology into the fabric of theacademic environment by utilizing examples from a variety of institutions toillustrate successful methods and best practices. Included case studies...

The LITA Guide to Augmented Reality in Libraries

Elliott, Christine. Rose, Marie. von, Arnhem Jolanda-Pieta. van, Arnhem Jolanda-Pieta.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538102916 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 264pp | Availability last checked: 28/2/2018
AUD 74.95 (inc. GST), AUD 68.14 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
The LITA Guide to Augmented Reality in Libraries is written for librarians, bylibrarians: understanding that diverse communities use libraries, museums, andarchives for a variety of different reasons. Many current books on this topichave a very technological focus on augmentation and are aimed towards...

Instructional Design Essentials: A Practical Guide for Librarians

Cordes, Sean.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538107232 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 120pp | Availability last checked: 28/2/2018
AUD 107.95 (inc. GST), AUD 98.14 (ex. GST),
Coming in June 2018
Whether teaching a single lesson, designing self-guided resources, or developingan entire information literacy course, Instructional Design Essentials providesa practical blueprint to understanding the theory, concepts, tools andstrategies for analyzing learner needs, designing and implementing systematicinstruction,...

Proceedings of the 9th ProLISSA Conference

Fombad, Madeleine. Ngoepe, Mpho.
Order

(2018)  | 9781527508255 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 188pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
AUD 84.95 (inc. GST), AUD 77.23 (ex. GST),
countries in the continent are implementing strategies to overcome developmental and societal challenges to remain competitive in the new global knowledge-based economy, libraries and archives can play an important role in this process through provision of information. Information in modern society...

Personal librarians : building relationships for student success.

Bisko, Lynne. Buchansky, Heather. Gray, Brian C. Reese, E. Gail. Gray, Brian.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440858246 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 150pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
AUD 91.95 (inc. GST), AUD 83.59 (ex. GST),
In order to get the most out of their research, students need to understand the depth of resources and services available to them. Personal librarian programs help students--especially new ones--to feel welcome in the library and comfortable asking for assistance. They provide enhanced support and serve...

Cultivating strong girls : library programming that builds self-esteem and challenges inequality.

Evans, Nancy.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440856686 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 130pp | Availability last checked: 15/5/2018
AUD 79.95 (inc. GST), AUD 72.68 (ex. GST),
Cultivating Strong Girls: Library Programming That Builds Self-Esteem and Challenges Inequality gives youth services librarians practical guidance on how to offer programming that will support the engagement, growth, and achievement of girls. The program plans are simple enough to be applied by everyone...

The Medical Library Association Guide to Developing Consumer Health Collections

Joseph, Claire B.
Order

(2018)  | 9781442281691 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 170pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
AUD 125.95 (inc. GST), AUD 114.50 (ex. GST),
The Medical Library Association Guide to Developing Consumer Health Collectionsguides both library graduate school students and seasoned librarians fromacademic, health sciences, and public libraries, to develop, maintain, nurture,and advertise consumer health collections. This authoritative guide from...

Creating the sustainable public library : the triple bottom line approach.

Shaffer, Gary.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440857027 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
AUD 122.95 (inc. GST), AUD 111.77 (ex. GST),
Sustainability in the context of ensuring the long-term success of a public library involves more than green initiatives and conserving resources: "sustainability" for libraries also describes efforts to increase their institutions' relevance to their communities as well as to make their programs socially...

Oral history in your library : create shelf space for community voice.

Nelson, Cyns. Speirs, Adam.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440857249 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 150pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
AUD 82.95 (inc. GST), AUD 75.41 (ex. GST),
Have you thought about creating a collection to capture the experiences of your community? Perhaps you already have an oral history collection, but it's gathering dust. In either case, this book can help. After outlining what it means to effectively create oral history content, the author discusses...

Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages: A Practical Guide for Librarians

Fitzgerald, Katie.
Order

(2018)  | 9781442281677 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 110pp | Availability last checked: 9/4/2018
AUD 104.95 (inc. GST), AUD 95.41 (ex. GST),
he summer reading program is the focal point of a children’s librarian’syear, requiring countless hours of preparation and nearly year-round promotion.Summer reading programs for teens and adults are also offered in manycommunities, adding to that workload and bringing together librarians fromdifferent...

Library services for immigrants and new Americans : celebration and integration.

Koerber, Jennifer.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440858772 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 192pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
AUD 82.95 (inc. GST), AUD 75.41 (ex. GST),
This up-to-date guide to developing and implementing a wide variety of services to immigrants and new Americans focuses on the practical steps of creating and promoting programs. Illustrated by success stories in libraries throughout the country, the book discusses both traditional (ESOL and citizenship...

Information Services Today: An Introduction

Hirsh, Sandra. , Hirsh, Sandra.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538102992 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | 550pp | Availability last checked: 8/3/2018
AUD 215.95 (inc. GST), AUD 196.32 (ex. GST),
This second edition of Information Services Today: An Introduction demonstratesthe ever-changing landscape of information services today and the need tore-evaluate curriculum, competency training, and one’s personal learningnetwork in order to stay abreast of current trends and issues, and moresignificantly,...

Cataloging for School Librarians

Kelsey, Marie.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538106075 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | 412pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD 148.95 (inc. GST), AUD 135.41 (ex. GST),
Cataloging for School Librarians, Second Edition presents the theory andpractice of cataloging and classification to students and practitioners needinga clear sequential process to help them overcome cataloging anxiety. Byfollowing the instructions in this book, the new cataloger will becomeproficient...

Connecting children with classics : a reader-centered approach to selecting and promoting great literature.

Dewan, Pauline. Lacy, Meagan.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440844393 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 400pp | Availability last checked: 9/4/2018
AUD 105.95 (inc. GST), AUD 96.32 (ex. GST),
This unique readers' advisory and collection development guide for librarians and others who work with children focuses on readers and their needs, rather than simply categorizing books by their characteristics and features as traditional literature guides do. Taking this unusual perspective brings...

Cataloging for School Librarians

Kelsey, Marie.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538106082 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | 412pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD 85.95 (inc. GST), AUD 78.14 (ex. GST),
Cataloging for School Librarians, Second Edition presents the theory andpractice of cataloging and classification to students and practitioners needinga clear sequential process to help them overcome cataloging anxiety. Byfollowing the instructions in this book, the new cataloger will becomeproficient...

School library makerspaces in action.

Moorefield-Lang, Heather.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440856969 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 130pp | Availability last checked: 15/3/2018
AUD 75.95 (inc. GST), AUD 69.05 (ex. GST),
School Library Makerspaces in Action is for any librarian looking for inspiration for their own makerspaces, hackerspaces, fablabs, or DIY locations and how to use these spaces in libraries and educational settings. Contributions from authors around the world address the needs of most all readers, including...

Reading still matters : what the research reveals about reading, libraries, and community.

McKechnie, Lynne E. F. Ross, Catherine Sheldrick. Rothbauer, Paulette M. McKechnie, Lynne. Ross, Catherine. Rothbauer, Paulette.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440855764 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 300pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD 93.95 (inc. GST), AUD 85.41 (ex. GST),
Reading is more important than it has ever been--recent research on reading, such as PEW reports and Scholastic's "Kids and Family Reading Report," proves that fact. This new edition of Reading Matters provides powerful evidence that can be used to justify the establishment, maintenance, and growth...

Information Services Today: An Introduction

Hirsh, Sandra. , Hirsh, Sandra.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538103005 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | 550pp | Availability last checked: 8/3/2018
AUD 101.95 (inc. GST), AUD 92.68 (ex. GST),
This second edition of Information Services Today: An Introduction demonstratesthe ever-changing landscape of information services today and the need tore-evaluate curriculum, competency training, and one’s personal learningnetwork in order to stay abreast of current trends and issues, and moresignificantly,...

Big Data Shocks: An Introduction to Big Data for Librarians and Information Professionals

Weiss, Andrew.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538103234 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 8/3/2018
AUD 69.95 (inc. GST), AUD 63.59 (ex. GST),
"Big data," as it has become known in business and information technologycircles, has the potential to improve our knowledge about human behavior, and tohelp us gain insight into the ways in which we organize ourselves, our cultures,and our external and internal lives. Libraries stand at the center...

Data science landscape : towards research standards and protocols.

Munshi, Usha Mujoo. Verma, Neeta.
Order

(2018)  | 9789811075148 | Springer | hbk. | book | xvii, 327pp | Availability last checked: 1/3/2018
AUD Call for price

Chapter 1. Data Science Landscape – Tracking the Ecosystem.- Chapter 2. Open Data Infrastructure for Research and Development.- Chapter 3. Managing Research Data by R&D community in Nuclear Data Science in India.- Chapter 4. Big Data in Astronomy and Beyond.- Chapter 5. Preserving for a More Just Future:...

Best Sellers

Implementing the Information Literacy Framework: A Practical Guide for Librarians

Baskin, Janice J. Harmeyer, Dave.
Order

(2018)  | 9781538107577 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 220pp | Availability last checked: 18/5/2018
AUD 100.95 (inc. GST), AUD 91.77 (ex. GST),
Not yet published; date unknown
Implementing the Information Literacy Framework: A Practical Guide for Librarians is written with three types of people in mind: librarians, classroom educators, and students. This book and its website address the implementation of the Association of College and Research Libraries' Framework of Information...

School library makerspaces in action.

Moorefield-Lang, Heather.
Order

(2018)  | 9781440856969 | ABC CLIO Inc. | pbk. | book | 130pp | Availability last checked: 15/3/2018
AUD 75.95 (inc. GST), AUD 69.05 (ex. GST),
School Library Makerspaces in Action is for any librarian looking for inspiration for their own makerspaces, hackerspaces, fablabs, or DIY locations and how to use these spaces in libraries and educational settings. Contributions from authors around the world address the needs of most all readers, including...

 

Contact Customer Service for more details.
PH: 03 8582 1681


CoInfo Book Services

Contact us

Copyright © 2017 Co Info Pty Ltd | ABN: 44 165 442 026
12B Koornang Road, Scoresby, 3179. Australia