Scholarly Publishing in an Electronic Era: International Yearbook of Library and Information Management 2004-2005 (Hardback)
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Scholarly Publishing in an Electronic Era: International Yearbook of Library and Information Management 2004-2005 (Hardback)

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Hardback 384 Pages / Published: 15/11/2004
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The International Yearbook of Library and Information Management is a thematic, refereed annual publication in the field of library science and information management worldwide. Each volume contains substantive chapters covering current issues, emerging debates and trends, and models of best practice and likely future developments, contributed by an internationally respected panel of researchers, practitioners and academics.
The theme for Volume 5, 'scholarly publishing in an electronic era', has been chosen in view of significant recent changes in the publishing world and the impacts that these changes are having on the management of information provision and on access to information in specific communities.
The first part of the book offers an overview of current trends in scholarly publishing, and the book is divided into a further six parts each covering an area of core interest: institutional perspectives on scholarly publishing;open access initiativestechnical issues in scholarly publishing;use of scholarly publications;economics and logistics of scholarly publishing;international issues. Readership: The International Yearbook is essential reading for information professionals wishing to keep up-to-date with recent developments in library science and information management on a global basis.

Publisher: Facet Publishing
ISBN: 9781856045360
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 230 g
Dimensions: 242 x 164 x 17 mm


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"...an authoritative and wide ranging coverage of the area of scholarly publishing and is a must for both experienced practitioners and researchers, and those new to the field alike. The papers are well written and clearly presented. It is to be commended for purchase by academic librarians in particular, and also by practitioners seeking a state-of-the-art report of this rapidly developing and important area with wide ranging implications for information professionals." -- Performance Measurement and Metrics
"...the ten excellent chapters in this book together constitute a tightly structured discussion of the latest developments in topics as diverse as open access publishing, open archiving, usability issues, and electronic books." -- The Electronic Library

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