International Yearbook of Library and Information Management, 2001-2002: Information Services in an Electronic Environment

International Yearbook of Library and Information Management, 2001-2002: Information Services in an Electronic Environment

By: Gary. E. Gorman (editor)Hardback

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This volume focuses on information services in a rapidly changing electronic environment. The book is divided into five sections: Part 1: The evolution of information services; Part 2: Information services in different types of libraries; Part 3: The delivery of information services; Part 4: Information literacy-a key service; and Part 5: The measurement of information services. These substantive chapters comprise a mix of research-based, practice-based and reflective scholarly studies of worldwide application and interest.

About Author

G.E. Gorman is Professor of Library and Information Management at the School of Information Management at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. He has published extensively in the field of library and information work and he is a regular contributor to scholarly and professional journals.


Part 1 Part 1 The Evolution of Information Services Chapter 2 1 Only connect...a survey of reference services-past, present and furture Part 3 Part 2 Information Services in Different Types of Libraries Chapter 4 2 The Impact of the internet on public libraries Chapter 5 3 Information behaviour in the electronic age Chapter 6 4 Youth services in an electronic environment Chapter 7 5 Organizational development in Denmark's Electronic Research Library Part 8 Part 3 The Delivery of Information Services Chapter 9 6 Information retrieval in the electronic environment Chapter 10 7 Information standards: the invisible foundation of electronic information delivery Chapter 11 8 Research on library services for distance learning: an international perspective Chapter 12 9 Copyright implications for document delivery Part 13 Part 4 Information Literacy - a Key Service Chapter 14 10 Internet training: precursor to information literacy Chapter 15 11 The transition of traditional bibliographic instruction to information literacy Chapter 16 12 Mainstreaming the library: new models for integrating information literacy Part 17 Part 5 The Measurement of Information Services Chapter 18 13 Measurement and evaluation of electronic information services Chapter 19 14 Monitoring the e-turnstile: developing digital library user profiles Chapter 20 Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780810842366
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9780810842366
  • ISBN10: 081084236X

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