Introduction to Information ScienceIntroduction to Information Science

Maurice Line (1998, 223) Introduction Information behaviour, the ways in which it is studied, and the significance for practice of the results of such studies, are central topics within information science. Without reliable knowledge of ...

Author: David Bawden

Publisher: Facet Publishing

ISBN: 9781856048101


Page: 384

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This landmark textbook takes a whole subject approach to Information Science as a discipline. Introduced by leading international scholars and offering a global perspective on the discipline, this is designed to be the standard text for students worldwide. The authors' expert narrative guides you through each of the essential building blocks of information science offering a concise introduction and expertly chosen further reading and resources. Critical topics covered include: foundations: - concepts, theories and historical perspectives - organising and retrieving information - information behaviour, domain analysis and digital literacies - technologies, digital libraries and information management - information research methods and informetrics - changing contexts: information society, publishing, e-science and digital humanities - the future of the discipline. Readership: Students of information science, information and knowledge management, librarianship, archives and records management worldwide. Students of other information-related disciplines such as museum studies, publishing, and information systems and practitioners in all of these disciplines.

An Introduction to Information ScienceAn Introduction to Information Science

Course Number Course Name Room Number Days Class Meets Start Time End Time ( e.g. , IS 10 ) ( Introduction to Information Science ) ( 324 CL ) ( M - W - F ) ( 9AM ) ( 10AM ) ( a ) . TYPE COURSE.OMD ATTRIBUTE COURSE NUMBER ABBREV CNUM ...

Author: Roger Flynn

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000103281


Page: 808

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This book comprises an introduction to information as an external commodity; a data base that can be manipulated, retrieved, transmitted, and used. It is useful at an introductory undergraduate level and also for anyone who is new to the field of Information Science.

Introduction to Information ScienceIntroduction to Information Science

This is the definitive textbook for students of information science, information and knowledge management, librarianship, archives, and records management worldwide.

Author: David Bawden

Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub

ISBN: 1555708617


Page: 351

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Offers an overview and outline of the important concepts and ideas in information science and librarianship. Among the critical topics covered: Foundations, including the information society, historical perspectives and concepts ; Organizing and retrieving information ; Information behavior and digital literacies ; Technologies and digital libraries ; Information research and methods ; Changing contexts including publishing, e-science and digital humanities ; The future of the profession.

World Guide to Library Archive and Information Science EducationWorld Guide to Library Archive and Information Science Education

Students learn how to determine information needs, design appropriate information systems, manage those systems, and measure the systems' performance. Contents: Introduction to Information Technology; Introduction to Information Systems ...


Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783598440298


Page: 560

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This directory lists education institutions world-wide where professional education and training programmes in the field of library, archive and information science are carried out at a tertiary level of education or higher. More than ten years after the publication of the last edition, this up-to-date reference source includes more than 900 universities and other institutions, and more than 1.500 relevant programmes. Entries provide contact information as well as details such as statistical information, tuition fees, admission requirements, programmes' contents.

School of Library and Information ScienceSchool of Library and Information Science

550 Communication Studies/Staff 551 Linguistic and Communication Studies/C. M. Hotimsky, H. Schuste-Albert, J. H. White, and Staff. Required for all three-term students. 552 Introduction to Information Science/F. T. Dolan, J. Tague.

Author: University of Western Ontario. School of Library and Information Science


ISBN: UIUC:30112018565082



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Information Science in Theory and PracticeInformation Science in Theory and Practice

LTON, G. and MCGILL, M. J. (1983), Introduction to Modern Information Retrieval, New York, McGraw-Hill *ACEVIC, T. (1968), An Enquiry into Testing of Information Retrieval Systems, Comparaive Systems Laboratory, Case Western Reserve ...

Author: Alina Vickery

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783598440083


Page: 414

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Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology Second EditionEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology Second Edition

Information Technology Architectures: Explores the history, architecture, and development of the Internet and the World Wide Web. • Systems Software and Networking: Introduction to data communications and Network Operating systems.

Author: Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781605660271


Page: 5266

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"This set of books represents a detailed compendium of authoritative, research-based entries that define the contemporary state of knowledge on technology"--Provided by publisher.

Encyclopedia of Library and Information ScienceEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science

Volume 11 - Hornbook to Information Science and Automation Division (ISAD): ALA Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily ... Literature of the Social Sciences and Sciences , Library Organization and Administration , Introduction to ...

Author: Allen Kent

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0824720113


Page: 512

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"The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science provides an outstanding resource in 33 published volumes with 2 helpful indexes. This thorough reference set--written by 1300 eminent, international experts--offers librarians, information/computer scientists, bibliographers, documentalists, systems analysts, and students, convenient access to the techniques and tools of both library and information science. Impeccably researched, cross referenced, alphabetized by subject, and generously illustrated, the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science integrates the essential theoretical and practical information accumulating in this rapidly growing field."

Historical Studies in Information ScienceHistorical Studies in Information Science

... Introduction Information science has the curious property of perennially being regarded widely as a “ new and emerging field , ” even a century after the beginning of the pioneering research and development program of what is now ...

Author: Trudi Bellardo Hahn

Publisher: Information Today, Inc.

ISBN: 1573870625


Page: 326

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The 25 contributions to this volume, largely reprinted from recent special issues of three information science journals devoted to historical topics, address an array of topics including Paul Otlet and his successors; techniques, tools, and systems; organizations and individuals; theoretical issues; and literature. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR