Times have changed and library institutions struggle to maintain relevancy in the Information Age. With the inescapable presence of harnessing technologies for information management and access, the role of the library has increased in importance within academic institutions and public communities. Information Technology and Collection Management for Library User Environments brings into focus the new responsibility libraries have in meeting patron needs, specifically with the use of emerging technologies. Highlighting the concepts of collection management, library space planning, and information technologies; this book is a critical guide for library professionals, para-professionals, as well as researchers who wish to meet the diverse needs of patrons in ever-changing societies.of modifying portable devices such as an Apple iPod Touch, to use Skype or a similar service, effectively converting it to a mobile ... In the case of the Skype service, which is one of the best known pay-for providers for individual Internet users, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Information Technology and Collection Management for Library User Environments|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-11-30|