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Creating an information service

Author: Sylvia P Webb
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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A positive and practical approach to establishing a library or information service.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia P Webb
ISBN: 0851423604 9780851423609
OCLC Number: 35289108
Description: 134 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Getting to know the organisation; Existing information resources: internal and external; Setting up the initial service; Physical planning; Making the most of technology; Procedures and records: what is required? Stock: selection and effective use; Stock: acquisition and processing; Cataloguing and classification; Stock: loan and circulation; Staff: development, qualities and skills; What next? - future developments. Appendices: Organisations to approach for information and advice; Organisations offering training, advice and information; Specialist publishers, book and periodical suppliers; Library equipment and systems suppliers: a selection. Index.
Responsibility: Sylvia P. Webb.

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'Anyone involved in setting up, or taking over, a small information service should read this book, for a novice it is essential reading, for the more experienced, useful revision.' - International Read more...

 
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