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Critical Literacy for Information Professionals

Apr
22

22/4/2016

For immediate release:

Critical Literacy for Information Professionals

This new book explores critical literacy theory and provides practical guidance to how it can be taught and applied in libraries.

The approach taken in critical literacy is not to read texts in isolation, but to develop an understanding of the cultural, ideological and sociolinguistic contexts in which they are created and read.

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The new Facet Publishing catalogue

Jan
12

The new Facet catalogue is out now and available to download here: http://bit.ly/1NLky5F. The catalogue contains details about all new Facet books publishing in the first half of 2016 including the following highlights:

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Foundations of Library and Information Science

Dec
15

Facet Publishing have announced the release of the fourth edition of Richard Rubin’s classic LIS textbook.

Foundations of Library and Information Science offers a firm underpinning of knowledge and guidance for LIS students and professionals alike. It will prepare LIS students and professionals to cope with and effectively manage their many complex responsibilities by:

• providing an introduction to the LIS field
• identifying and discussing the current major topics and issues in LIS that will continue to affect the profession for years to come

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New Year, New Facet Titles

Jan
16

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Information Needs Analysis, A Handbook for Corporate Information Professionals and Libraries and Information Services in the UK and Republic of Ireland 2015.

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Reinventing information literacy to empower learners

May
14

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Metaliteracy: Reinventing information literacy to empower learners (http://www.facetpublishing.co.uk/title.php?id=0129).

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Facet Publishing release three new titles

Apr
10

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Organizing Exhibitions: A handbook for museums, libraries and archives; Fundamentals for the Academic Liaison and the third edition of Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management.

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EBSCO and ER&L Partner to Provide Library Research Fellowship

Mar
17

EBSCO and ER&L Partner to Provide
Library Research Fellowship
~ The ER&L/EBSCO Library Research Fellowship Supports
Library Professionals Interested in Informing Librarians Worldwide ~

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Information Today, Inc. Releases Career Q&A: A Librarian’s Real-Life, Practical Guide to Managing a Successful Career

Sep
24

For Immediate Release
Contact: Rob Colding
Information Today, Inc.
(609) 654-6266, ext. 330
[email protected]

From Graduation to Retirement, This Book by the Authors of a Popular Library Career Site Helps Librarians Plan for, Navigate, and Cultivate Rewarding Careers

September 24, 2013, Medford, New Jersey—Information Today, Inc. (ITI) announced the publication, in print and ebook editions, of Career Q&A: A Librarian’s Real-Life, Practical Guide to Managing a Successful Career by Susanne Markgren and Tiffany Eatman Allen.

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Library & Information Science Source™ Now Available from EBSCO Publishing

Oct
23

~ Latest Information in Field of Library and Information Science ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 23, 2012 — Library & Information Science Source™, the definitive resource in the field of library and information science, is now available from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO). Library & Information Science Source is a full text resource designed to help librarians and researchers easily find the latest information in a rapidly evolving field of library and information science.

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