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Items in Bibliography, Library Science or Information Resources (General) that were added to the Concordia University Libraries collection in the last 30 days.


  • The global histories of books. Methods and practices / e. Boehmer
    Z 1003 G57 2017eb

  • Mobile information retrieval Fabio Crestani, Stefano Mizzaro, Ivan Scagnetto
    ZA3075

  • Radical cataloging : essays at the front / edited by K.R. Roberto ; introduction by Sanford Berman
    Z 693 R33 2008
    This collection of critical and scholarly essays addresses the state of cataloging in the world of librarianship. The contributors, including Sanford Berman, Thomas Mann, and numerous front-line library workers, address topics ranging from criticisms of the state of the profession and traditional Library of Congress cataloging to methods of making cataloging more inclusive and helpful to library users.Other essay topics include historical overviews of cataloging practices and the literature they generate, first-person discussions of library workers' experiences with cataloging or metadata work, and the implications behind what materials get cataloged, who catalogs them, and how. Several essays provide a critical overview of innovative cataloging practices and the ways that such practices have been successfully integrated in many of the nation's leading libraries.

  • The library's role in supporting financial literacy for patrons / edited by Carol Smallwood
    Z 711.6 F56 L43 2016
    Library Roles in Achieving Financial Literacy among its Patrons is a collection of articles from 25 librarians in different parts of the U.S. and Canada, each contributing 3,000-4,000 words: concise chapters with sidebars, bullets, and headers; there is an introduction. Contributors were selected for the creative potential in their topics, those that can be used in various types of libraries and that demonstrate a command of financial literacy and are able to communicate what they know to aiding users solve their financial information problems. The collection has three sections. The first provides an overview of financial literacy: what it means generally, what needs exist among library patrons, and what approaches have been tried to date. The second section deals with resources that are available in libraries, or should be made available. These include collections, skill sets in librarians, program opportunities and others. The third section is a series of case studies that demonstrate successes and best practices. Includes a foreword by ALA President Julie Todaro.

  • D'obscurantisme et de lumières : la bibliothèque publique au Québec des origines au 21e siècle / François Séguin
    Z 735 Q8 S43 2016

  • Manuscrits et livres précieux
    Z 1029 M38
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