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  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 04 November 2016
  • ISBN : 9780081000458
  • Page : 294 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Map Librarianship identifies basic geoliteracy concepts and enhances reference and instruction skills by providing details on finding, downloading, delivering, and assessing maps, remotely sensed imagery, and other geospatial resources and services, primarily from trusted government sources. By offering descriptions of traditional maps, geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, and other geospatial technologies, the book provides a timely and practical guide for the map and geospatial librarian to blend confidence in traditional library skill sets. Includes rarely discussed concepts of citing and referencing maps and geospatial data, fair use and copyright Creates an awareness and appreciation of existing print map collections, while building digital stewardship with surrogate map and aerial imagery collections Provides an introduction to the theory and applications of GIS, remote sensing, participatory neogeography and neocartography practices, and other geospatial technologies Includes a list of geospatial resources with descriptions and illustrations of commonly used map types and formats, online geospatial data sources, and an introduction to the most commonly used geospatial software packages available, on both desktop and mobile platforms

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Map Librarianship

Map Librarianship
  • Author : Susan Elizabeth Ward Aber,Jeremy Aber
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-11-04
  • ISBN : 9780081000458
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Map Librarianship identifies basic geoliteracy concepts and enhances reference and instruction skills by providing details on finding, downloading, delivering, and assessing maps, remotely sensed imagery, and other geospatial resources and services, primarily from trusted government sources. By offering descriptions of traditional maps, geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, and other geospatial technologies, the book provides a timely and practical guide for the map and geospatial librarian to blend confidence in traditional library skill sets. Includes rarely discussed concepts of citing

British Librarianship and Information Work 2001–2005

British Librarianship and Information Work 2001–2005
  • Author : J.H. Bowman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-15
  • ISBN : 9781317171881
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This important reference volume covers developments in aspects of British library and information work during the five year period 2001-2005. Over forty contributors, all of whom are experts in their subject, provide an overview of their field along with extensive further references which act as a starting point for further research. The book provides a comprehensive record of library and information management during the past five years and will be essential reading for all scholars, library professionals and students.

British Librarianship and Information Work 1991-2000

British Librarianship and Information Work 1991-2000
  • Author : J. H. Bowman
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • ISBN : 075464779X
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This important reference volume covers developments in almost every aspect of British library and information work during the ten-year period 1991-2000. The book provides a comprehensive record of what took place in library and information management during a decade of considerable change and challenges.

Map Librarianship

Map Librarianship
  • Author : Mary Lynette Larsgaard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978
  • ISBN : UCAL:B4208225
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The Characteristics and Trends of the Literature of Map Librarianship, 1853-1991

The Characteristics and Trends of the Literature of Map Librarianship, 1853-1991
  • Author : Anita Katharina Oser
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • ISBN : UOM:39015034393440
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Maps and Related Cartographic Materials

Maps and Related Cartographic Materials
  • Author : Mary Larsgarrd L
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-03-07
  • ISBN : 9781136772597
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Make maps and other cartographic materials more easily accessible and usable! Maps and Related Cartographic Materials: Cataloging, Classification, and Bibliographic Control is a format-focused reference manual for catalogers that should occupy a prominent place on your reference shelf. Outside of standard cartographic cataloging tools, the bibliographic treatment of all forms of cartographic materials has never been compiled into one useful source. This book separately examines the treatment of all major cartographic format types and outlines the way each should be

Map Librarianship

Map Librarianship
  • Author : Mary Lynette Larsgaard
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1998
  • ISBN : UOM:39015046005594
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Like many librarians, Larsgaard (Davidson Library; U. of California, Santa Barbara) had no formal training in working with spatial data (more broadly defined than cartographic materials). She shares her 30 years of experience with those in the information sciences in the acquisition, classificatio

Libraries and Librarianship

Libraries and Librarianship
  • Author : George Sylvan Bobinski
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : 9780810858992
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George Bobinski's career as a library professional spans 60 epochal years, from 1945 to the present. In this book, he summarizes the major trends and events that have transformed the library world and the profession of librarianship.

Reference and Information Services

Reference and Information Services
  • Author : Richard E. Bopp
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011
  • ISBN : 9781591583745
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Reflecting the dramatic changes shaped by rapidly developing technologies over the past six years, this new fourth edition of "Reference and Information Services" takes the introduction to reference sources and services significantly beyond the content of the first three editions. In Part I, Concepts and Processes, chapters have been revised and updated to reflect new ideas and methods in the provision of reference service in an era when many users have access to the Web. In Part II, "Information Sources

Reference and Information Services

Reference and Information Services
  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell,Uma Hiremath
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2013
  • ISBN : 9781555708597
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Search skills of today bear little resemblance to searches through print publications. Reference service has become much more complex than in the past, and is in a constant state of flux. Learning the skill sets of a worthy reference librarian can be challenging, unending, rewarding, and-- yes, fun.

Map Worlds

Map Worlds
  • Author : Will C. van den Hoonaard
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-21
  • ISBN : 9781554589340
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Map Worlds plots a journey of discovery through the world of women map-makers from the golden age of cartography in the sixteenth-century Low Countries to tactile maps in contemporary Brazil. Author Will C. van den Hoonaard examines the history of women in the profession, sets out the situation of women in technical fields and cartography-related organizations, and outlines the challenges they face in their careers. Map Worlds explores women as colourists in early times, describes the major houses of cartographic

Michigan Librarian

Michigan Librarian
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1966
  • ISBN : MINN:31951000584771V
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Resources in Education

Resources in Education
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1975
  • ISBN : PSU:000068696559
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Mapping It Out

Mapping It Out
  • Author : Mark Monmonier
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-27
  • ISBN : 9780226217857
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Writers know only too well how long it can take—and how awkward it can be—to describe spatial relationships with words alone. And while a map might not always be worth a thousand words, a good one can help writers communicate an argument or explanation clearly, succinctly, and effectively. In his acclaimed How to Lie with Maps, Mark Monmonier showed how maps can distort facts. In Mapping it Out: Expository Cartography for the Humanities and Social Sciences, he shows

Government Documents Librarianship

Government Documents Librarianship
  • Author : Lisa A. Ennis
  • Publisher : Information Today, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : 1573872709
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This guide breaks down the components of government documents librarianship into manageable, easy to understand parts. Lisa Ennis, a “tried by fire” documents librarian, begins by looking at career opportunities in both Federal Depository Libraries (FDLs) and non-depository libraries with government document collections. She discusses skills and traits; networking and training options; managing and administering people, paperwork, and collections; and both public service and technical service issues. She provides essential background on the GPO and the FDLP, covering the shift