Category Archives: Professional Literature

New Acquisitions

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks, unless otherwise noted.Archives power: memory, accountability, and social justice / Randall C. Jimerson. CD971 .J56 2009 The case for books: past, present, and future / Robert Darnton. Z116.A2 D37 2009 Copyright and cultural institutions: guidelines for digitization for U.S. libraries, archives, and museums / Peter B. Hirtle, Emily Hudson, & Andrew T. Kenyon. KF2996 .H57 2009g Educating scholars: doctoral education in the humanities / Ronald G. Ehrenberg. AZ183.U5 E35 2010 The world and Wikipedia: how we are editing reality / Andrew Dalby. ZA4482 .D35 2009g ___ Send suggestions for purchase to: Alex Thurman at2186@columbia.edu

New Acquisitions: July-October 2009

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks, unless otherwise noted.

Applications of social research methods to questions in information and library science / Barbara M. Wildemuth. Z669.7 .W55 2009

Censorship: a beginner’s guide / Julian Petley. Z657 .P48 2009g

Changing academic library: operations, culture, environments / John M. Budd. Z675.U5 B866 2005g

The desk and beyond: next generation reference services / edited by Sarah K. Steiner and M. Leslie Madden. Z675.U5 D425 2008

Evaluation of digital libraries: an insight into useful applications and methods / edited by Giannis Tsakonas and Christos Papatheodorou. ZA4080 .E83 2009g

Functional requirements for authority data: a conceptual model / IFLA Working Group on Functional Requirements and Numbering of Authority Records (FRANAR); edited by Glenn E. Patton. Z693.3.A88 I35 2009g

Global library and information science: a textbook for students and educators : with contributions from Africa, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East, and North America / edited by Ismail Abdullahi. Z721 .G56 2009g

Library mashups: exploring new ways to deliver library data / edited by Nicole C. Engard. Z674.75.W67 L52 2009

Library statistics for the twenty-first century world: proceedings of the conference held in Montreal on 18-19 August 2008 reporting on the global library statistics project / edited by Michael Heaney. Z669.8 .L53 2009g

More innovative redesign and reorganization of library technical services / edited by Bradford Lee Eden. Z688.5 .M67 2009

New new media / Paul Levinson. ZA4150 .L48 2009

Public access policies / Cathy Sarli, Ellen Dubinsky, Bob Engeszer, Ruth Lewis. Z711.4 .P83 2009g

Self-examination: the present and future of librarianship / John M. Budd. Z665 .B92 2008

Strategies for regenerating the library and information professions: Eighth World Conference on Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning for the Library and Information Professions, 18-20 August 2009, Bologna, Italy / edited by Jana Varlejs and Graham Walton. Z668 .W665 2009g

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New Acquisitions: May-June 2009

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks, unless otherwise noted.

Copyright and related issues relevant to digital preservation and dissemination of unpublished pre-1972 sound recordings by libraries and archives / by June M. Besek. KF2996 .B467 2009

Exploratory search: beyond the query-response paradigm / Ryen W. White and Resa A. Roth. ZA3075 .W45 2009g

Informing innovation: tracking student interest in emerging library technologies at Ohio University / Char Booth; foreword by Joan K. Lippincott. Z675.U5 B667 2009g

Libraries and graduate students: building connections / edited by Gretta Siegel. Z711.92.G73 L48 2009

Making library Web sites usable: a LITA guide / Tom Lehman and Terry Nikkel. Z674.75.W67 L44 2008

Renewing professional librarianship: a fundamental rethinking / Bill Crowley. Z665.2.U6 C76 2008

Service learning: linking library education and practice / edited by Loriene Roy, Kelly Jensen, and Alex Hershey Meyers. Z668 .S47 2009

Smart copyright compliance for schools: a how-to-do-it manual / Rebecca P. Butler. KF3080 .B88 2009

The social transcript: uncovering library philosophy / Charles B. Osburn. Z665 .O83 2009

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Alex Thurman
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New Acquisitions: March-April 2009

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks, unless otherwise noted.

CUL AUTHOR ALERT!
Staff development strategies that work!: stories and strategies from new librarians / edited by Georgie L. Donovan and Miguel A. Figueroa. Z682.35.V62 S73 2009
Chapter one, Staff development opportunities at work: building leadership skills, is authored by our own Jennifer Rutner.

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The accidental library manager / Rachel Singer Gordon. Z678 .G668 2004

Compatibility, media and ethics in knowledge organization / edited by H. Peter Ohly, Sebastian Netscher & Konstantin Mitgutsch. [German & English] Z666.5 .I58 2006g

Creating the one-shot library workshop: a step-by-step guide / Jerilyn Veldof. Z711.2 .V46 2006

Digital consumers: reshaping the information professions / edited by David Nicholas and Ian Rowlands. Business Library ZA4460 .D54 2008g

Digital scholarship / edited by Marta Mestrovic Deyrup. ZA4080 .D549 2009

Federated search: solution or setback for online library services / Christopher N. Cox, editor. ZA4233 .F43 2007

Graduate student and faculty spaces and services / Vivian Lewis, Cathy Moulder. Z675.U5 L4144 2008

Library 2.0 initiatives in academic libraries / Laura B. Cohen, editor. Z675.U5 L48 2007

Library support for study abroad / Ann Lindell. LB2376 .L56 2008g

M-libraries: libraries on the move to provide virtual access / edited by Gill Needham and Mohamed Ally. ZA4060 .M55 2008g

Records management / Clark E. Center, Jr. HF5736 .C36 2008g

Tagging: people-powered metadata for the social web / Gene Smith. Z666.7 .S65 2008

Training paraprofessionals for reference service / Pamela J. Morgan. Z711.2 .M36 2009

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New Acquisitions: January-February 2009

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The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks.

Creating the customer-driven academic library / Jeannette Woodward. Z675.U5 W78 2009

Fundamentals of technical services management / Sheila S. Intner, with Peggy Johnson. Z688.5 .I575 2008

Information technology in librarianship: new critical approaches / edited by Gloria J. Leckie and John E. Buschman. Z678.9 .I5334 2009

Library daylight: tracings of modern librarianship, 1874-1922 / edited by Rory Litwin. Z665.2.U6 L53 2006g

Metadata and semantics / edited by Miguel-Angel Sicilia, Miltiadis D. Lytras. Z666.7 .O55 2007

Organization of information / Arlene G. Taylor and Daniel N. Joudrey. 3rd ed. Z666.5 .T39 2009

Questioning library neutrality: essays from Progressive librarian / edited by Alison Lewis. Z716.4 .Q47 2008

Streamlining library services: what we do, how much time it takes, what it costs, how we can do it better / Richard M. Dougherty. Z678 .D6 2008

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Alex Crosier
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New Acquisitions: November-December 2008

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are shelved in Butler stacks.

Especially relevant for those considering—or in the process of obtaining—a degree in library and information science:
The portable MLIS: insights from the experts / edited by Ken Haycock and Brooke E. Sheldon. Z665 .P83 2008

Supervisors, take note!
Complete guide for supervisors of student employees in today’s academic libraries / David A. Baldwin and Daniel C. Barkley. Z682.4.S89 B33 2007

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Convergence and collaboration of campus information services / edited by Peter Hernon and Ronald R. Powell. Z718 .C858 2008

Digital rights management: a librarian’s guide to technology and practise / Grace Agnew. Z653.7 .A36 2008g

Library 2.0 and beyond: innovative technologies and tomorrow’s user / edited by Nancy Courtney. Z674.75.I58 L545 2007

The library as place: history, community, and culture / edited by John E. Buschman and Gloria J. Leckie. Z716.4 .L485 2007

Library assessment in higher education / Joseph R. Matthews. Z675.U5 M354 2007

Library ethics / Jean Preer. Z682.35.P75 P74 2008

Paper to digital: documents in the information age / Ziming Liu. ZA3060 .L58 2008

A practical guide to information literacy assessment for academic librarians / by Carolyn J. Radcliff…[et al.]. ZA3075 .P73 2007

Radical cataloging: essays at the front / edited by K.R. Roberto. Z693 .R33 2008

Responsible librarianship: library policies for unreliable systems / by David Bade. Z699.35.Q35 B33 2007

Sacred stacks: the higher purpose of libraries and librarianship / Nancy Kalikow Maxwell. Z716.4 .M37 2006 (at bindery)

Wikipedia: the missing manual / John Broughton. TK5105.8882.W54 B76 2008

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Alex Crosier
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New Acquisitions: July-October 2008

As of last month, I have taken over responsibility for selecting professional literature from Kate Harcourt. I encourage any and all suggestions for additions to the collection. Please email me if you find resources you believe would benefit CUL’s professional staff in the field of library and information science. (Books on highly specific subjects which would reside with you and/or your department should be purchased on administrative funds…ask your department head!)

The following is a list of recent acquisitions of interest to CUL librarians, information professionals, and staff. All of the titles below are in Butler stacks. Look for a list of new titles in each issue of Inside CUL.

* Strategies for sustaining digital libraries / edited by Katherine Skinner and Martin Halbert. Atlanta, Ga. : Emory University Digital Library Publications, c2008. ZA4080 .S77 2008g
* Usage statistics of e-serials / David C. Fowler, editor. Binghamton : Haworth Information Press, c2007. Z692.E43 U83 2007
* Copyright policies / compiled by Patricia Keogh, Rachel Crowley. Chicago : College Library Information Packet Committee, College Libraries Section, Association of College and Research Libraries, 2008. Z649.L53 C67 2008g
* Professional liability issues for librarians and information professionals / Paul D. Healey. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c2008. KF4316 .H43 2008
* The future of information architecture : conceiving a better way to understand taxonomy, network, and intelligence / Peter Baofu. Oxford : Chandos, 2008. Z666.5 .B36 2008g
* Openness in digital publishing : awareness, discovery, and access : proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Electronic Publishing, Vienna, June 13-15, 2007 / editors, Leslie Chan, Bob Martens ; organised by the Vienna University of Technology (Vienna, Austria). Vienna : IRIS-ISIS Publications, 2007. Z286.E43 I59 2007
* International encyclopedia of information and library science / edited by John Feather and Paul Sturges. 2nd ed. London ; New York : Routledge, 2003. Z1006 .I57 2003
* Introduction to metadata / edited by Murtha Baca. 2nd ed. QA76.9.D3 I599 2008

Periodicals:

* Against the grain. Z689.5.U6 A33 At long last! 2008 issues available now in PMRR.
* The grey journal : an international journal on grey literature
. Z1033.G73 G74 2008 issues available now in PMRR; the complete print back run (2005-2007) has been purchased and is currently at the bindery.

-Alex Crosier
ac2647@columbia.edu