Non-Fiction Books:

The Digital Age and Local Studies

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

The Digital Age and Local Studies

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

The Digital Age and Local Studies by Peter H. Reid
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Summary: This book examines the impact of recent electronic developments (particularly the Internet) on local studies librarianship. The recent explosion in use of the Internet has been matched by an increased interest in local, family and community history, all areas in which local studies libraries excel. This book brings these two developments together. The book provides practitioners with practical advice on the provision of web-based services for users. Such areas as e-geneaology and e-learning are covered. Importantly, the book provides examples of best-practice and shows how practical lessons can be learned from the experiences of the innovators in the field. Key Features: Nothing comparable in print and has contemporary relevance Increased recognition of the importance of local studies Covers the electronic revolution which has not been addressed in this field Increased interest amongst library users

Author Biography

Dr Peter Reid is course leader for the MSc in Information and Library Studies at The Robert Gordon University, UK.
Release date Australia
October 1st, 2003
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Chandos Publishing (Oxford) Ltd
Pages
200
Dimensions
156x234x17
ISBN-13
9781843340522
Product ID
1935693

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...