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Wolf, Milton T.

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Works: 24 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 5,031 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Horror tales  Motion picture plays  Forecasts 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: Z689.5.U6, 025.210681
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Budgeting for information access managing the resource budget for absolute access by Murray S Martin ( )
8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book thoroughly examines current access and ownership issues as they relate to libraries' financial practices and suggests alternative budgeting methodologies. The purpose is to examine the various and contradictory ideas about collection development with a focus on the budgeting implications of different access and ownership strategies. Libraries are aware that they need to redesign collection and acquisition budgeting strategies based on an informed review of the information landscape. This book provides that review and provides justifications for using program-oriented transactional budgeting. It is written for all librarians engaged in planning and budgeting for the full library program, especially in regard to acquisitions, resource sharing, collection development, systems, and reference services. It would also be an important book for library students to read. The authors are well known experts in the field of collection development and library administration. The book discusses the issues surrounding overlapping library functions created by new and alternative methods of providing access to information in libraries. The authors focus on transactional budgeting, which has been used for interlibrary loan costs, as a method that could integrate overlapping program expenses. They include an excellent current bibliography. This is an important book because of its attempt to summarize the variety of current issues relating to financing access to and ownership of information in libraries today. In a cost-benefit culture, the recommendations it makes regarding review of library programs in relationship to transactions are very sensible. I think it is an important contributionto the field of library administration
Information imagineering meetng at the interface ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Information imagineering : meeting at the interface ( Book )
8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visions of wonder : the Science Fiction Research Association anthology ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited by two of science fiction's most knowledgeable and experienced editors and endorsed by the Science Fiction Research Association, Visions of Wonder was created to fill an urgent need for a thoughtful, readable classroom anthology of science fiction that focuses on science fiction as it is today, in the 1990s
Shaw and science fiction ( Book )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genre and ethnic collections : collected essays ( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creating new strategies for cooperative collection development : papers from the Aberdeen Woods conference ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imaginative futures : proceedings of the 1993 Science Fiction Research Association Conference, June 17-19, 1993, Reno, Nevada by Science Fiction Research Association ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creating New Strategies for Cooperative Collection Development by Milton T Wolf ( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ensure the success of your library's cooperative collection development plan! This solidly researched book brings a fresh perspective to the practical problems of library resource sharing. Creating New Strategies for Cooperative Collection Development offers shrewd advice and creative thinking on the political and administrative issues that often present obstacles. It will help you assess your library's situation, identify new opportunities, and find powerful new ways to perform the essential tasks of archiving, preservation, and digitization. By making wise use of new techn
Invasion of the body snatchers : Don Siegel, director by Jack Finney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview: On a quiet fall evening in the small, peaceful town of Mill Valley, California, Dr. Miles Bennell discovered an insidious, horrifying plot. Silently, subtly, almost imperceptibly, alien life-forms were taking over the bodies and minds of his neighbors, his friends, his family, the woman he loved - the world as he knew it. First published in 1955, this classic thriller of the ultimate alien invasion and the triumph of the human spirit over an invisible enemy inspired three major motion pictures
Thinking robots, an aware internet and cyberpunk librarians : the 1992 LITA presidents program by an aware internet, and cyberpunk librarians Thinking robots ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genre and ethnic collections : collected essays ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creating new strategies for cooperative collection development : papers from the Aberdeen Woods conference ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genre and ethnic collections : collected essays ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creating new strategies for cooperative collection development : papers from the Aberdeen Woods conference ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking robots, an Aware Internet, and Cyberpunk Librarians ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reno SFRA, June 1993 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Science fiction writers speak on the theme of "the Imaginative Future." Frederik Pohl sees the future as a collection of possibilities for us to shape in the present. James Gunn gives a historical overview of "the literature of change," showing H.G. Wells as an example of those who affect the future. Stan Robinson argues that our future will be a nightmarish urban industrial world unless we engage the problems of overpopulation and overdevelopment today. Lisa Goldstein discusses the future of imaginative writing, saying that fantasy should be revolutionary and subversive. Joan Slonczewski says that education must become a matter of learning to solve problems rather than memorizing facts. Karen Joy Fowler asserts that the U.S. used to believe in progress but now locates the Golden Age in the past. Keith Ferrell gives examples of ways to solve future problems. Poul Anderson argues that technological developments and individual rambunctiousness will devise new entertainments in the future. Other highlights include an interview with Guest Artist Rodney Marchetti and short takes of JoAnne Pransky (robot psychiatrist), Paul Joseph (Star Trek law commentator) and Mel Seescholtz (cryogenics chronicler)
Imaginative futures : preoceedings of the 1993 Science Fiction Research Association Conference ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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