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The Ultimate Wodehouse Collection

by P.G. Wodehouse

P.G. Wodehouse was an English author and one of the most widely read humorists of the 20th century. Wodehouse worked extensively on his books, sometimes having two or more in preparation simultaneously....


Using Functional Analysis in Archival Appraisal: A Practical and Effective Alternative to Traditional Appraisal Methodologies

by Marcus C. Robyns

In an age of scarcity and the challenge of electronic records, can archivists and records managers continue to rely upon traditional methodology essentially unchanged since the early 1950s? Using Functional...


Outreach: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer

Outreach: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types are reaching out to new potential users and increasing awareness of programs and collections....


Aboriginal and Visible Minority Librarians: Oral Histories from Canada

by Deborah Lee & Mahalakshmi Kumaran

This book, the first of its kind in Canada, is a collection of chapters from Aboriginal and visible minority librarians, working in Canada, speaking about the challenges they face in their profession; their...


Management: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer

Management: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores the kinds of challenges that managers of archival programs face today and how those challenges can be met to achieve optimal results...


Description: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer

Description: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types can enhance the accessibility of their holdings. The book uses eleven case studies to...


Collecting, Curating, and Researching Writers' Libraries: A Handbook

by Joseph Nicholson & Richard W. Oram

Collecting, Curating, and Researching Writers' Libraries: A Handbook is the first book to examine the history, acquisition, cataloging, and scholarly use of writers’ personal libraries. This book also includes...


Reference and Access: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections

by Kate Theimer

Reference and Access: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special Collections explores how archives of different sizes and types are increasing their effectiveness in serving the public and meeting internal...


Health Sciences Librarianship

by M. Sandra Wood

Health Sciences Librarianship provides the library student and new librarian with the background and skills necessary to handle day-to-day activities and provide quality services in a health sciences library...


Law Librarianship in the Digital Age

by Ellyssa Kroski

It is absolutely essential that today’s law librarians are digitally literate and possess an understanding and awareness of recent advancements and trends in information technology as they pertain to the library...


The Law of Libraries and Archives

by Bryan M. Carson

The Law of Libraries and Archives explains legal concepts in plain English so that librarians and archivists will be able to understand the principles that affect them on a daily basis. Issues in the book include...


Moving Archives: The Experiences of Eleven Archivists

by John Newman & Walter Jones

Moving Archives is a timely source of useful information by eleven archivists who have recent experience moving both collections and entire repositories. These archivists describe their physical and administrative...


Effective Approaches for Managing Electronic Records and Archives

by Bruce W. Dearstyne

This is a book of fresh insights, perspectives, strategies, and approaches for managing electronic records and archives. The authors draw on first-hand experience to present practical solutions, including recommendations...


Advocating Archives: An Introduction to Public Relations for Archivists

by Elsie Freeman Finch

Readers will benefit from practical advice on how to better serve the client in person, launch a fund-raising campaign, work with the media, market programs, organize programs around historical events, train...


Imagining Archives: Essays and Reflections

by Hugh A. Taylor, Cook & Dodds

Hugh A. Taylor is one of the most important thinkers in the English-speaking world of archives. A retired civil servant and archival educator, he was named to the prestigious Order of Canada, his nation's highest...


The Management of College and University Archives

by William J. Maher

Maher introduces the basic elements required for an archival program to meet the documentary needs of a college or university.


Libraries and Archives: Design and Renovation with a Preservation Perspective

by Susan Garretson Swartzburg, Holly Bussey & Frank Garretson

Fills a need for a selective bibliography focusing on library design that will not only house collections appropriately but also be comfortable for readers and staff.


Archives for the Lay Person: A Guide to Managing Cultural Collections

by Lois Hamill

Collections management can be a daunting task for volunteers and employees alike. Archives for the Lay Person provides practical, step-by-step guidance for those managing all facets of archival collections at...


Archival Theory, Records, and the Public

by Trevor Livelton

A view of archival theory as knowledge resulting from the analysis of ideas. Illustrated by a variety of examples, including a discussion of freedom of information.


In-House Book Binding and Repair

by Sharon McQueen, Ellen Latorraca & Richard Douglas Wambold

In-House Bookbinding and Repair is a working document that contains information on setting up both a basic bookbindery and repair lab (i.e. the design, equipment, tools, and supplies needed) and instructions...