Internet Technologies and Information Services (Library and Information Science Text Series 2nd Revised edition)

Internet Technologies and Information Services (Library and Information Science Text Series 2nd Revised edition)

By: Joseph B. Miller (author)Paperback

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The Internet has enabled the convergence of all things information-related. This book provides essential, foundational knowledge of the application of Internet and web technologies in the information and library professions. * Covers a broad spectrum of Internet technologies within the context of knowledge and skills needed by LIS students and professionals in related fields * Identifies key issues related to the use of Internet technologies in libraries and other information organizations * Helps students understand and apply the basic vocabulary and principles of computer software, hardware, and networks * Identifies the various roles that the web, social media, and mobile 2.0 play in the context of libraries and the LIS profession

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Joseph B. Miller, MSLS, is associate professor emeritus at the University of Kentucky School of Library and Information Science, Lexington, KY.


CONTENTS * Preface Acknowledgments * PART I: INTERNET TECHNOLOGIES * Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: The World Wide Web Chapter 3: Networks and Connection Technologies Chapter 4: Internet Technologies: TCP / IP Chapter 5: Higher-Level Internet Protocols: Making the Internet Work Chapter 6: Internet-Connected Devices and Security * PART II: BUILDING THE WEB * Chapter 7: Web Design and Graphics Chapter 8: Web Publishing with the Hypertext Markup Language Chapter 9: Controlling Presentation with Styles Chapter 10: Introduction to Web Programming Chapter 11: Web Technologies and Content Management Chapter 12: XML Primer * PART III: INTERNET CONTENT AND INFORMATION RETRIEVAL * Chapter 13: Internet Content Chapter 14: Information Retrieval Chapter 15: Internet Search Chapter 16: Libraries and the Internet: Learning from the Past, Exploring the Future * Appendix 1: The Binary Machine Appendix 2: Web Hosting Issues Glossary Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/08/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781610694735
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 496
  • ID: 9781610694735
  • weight: 1066
  • ISBN10: 1610694732
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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