Download Serving Grandfamilies in Libraries: A Handbook and by Sarah Gough,Pat Feehan,Denise Lyons PDF

By Sarah Gough,Pat Feehan,Denise Lyons

Gough, Feehan, and Lyons have taken every thing discovered from their study on constructing GrandFamily source Collections and prime grandfamily programming in numerous states and placed it during this effortless to take advantage of consultant.
They percentage the successes and screw ups of latest courses so different librarians can hit the floor operating instead of trudge via a time-consuming and dear interval of trial-and-error. It’s much more effective to profit from a person else’s errors than to make your individual.

The objective inhabitants, grandfamilies, and so much in particular, grandparents elevating grandchildren became a statistically-significant staff important of cognizance in lots of groups yet library practitioners would possibly not have explored additional because of an absence of assets and cash.

Special positive factors include:

  • List of net assets (government companies, help teams, etc.)
  • List of gives you and investment possibilities
  • Sample provide applications
  • List of attainable neighborhood companions for the library
  • Sample surveys or a few tactic for purchasing to grasp the desires of one’s aim population
  • Sample advertising plans
  • Sample promotional materials
  • Sample task sheets
  • Sample liberate varieties, etc.

With this functional and entire consultant, your library might be able to jumpstart or simply extend a stellar software for the grandfamilies on your community.

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Download Corpus de textes : composer, mesurer, interpréter (Sociétés, by Emeline Comby,Yannick Mosset,Stéphanie de Carrara PDF

By Emeline Comby,Yannick Mosset,Stéphanie de Carrara (éds),Stéphanie de Carrara,Émeline Comby

Les questionnements épistémologiques, théoriques et méthodologiques sur les corpus, notamment de textes, irriguent les humanités et les sciences humaines et sociales. Au sein de cette réflexion, les trois étapes essentielles de los angeles composition, de los angeles mesure et de l’interprétation des corpus sont distinguées même si, en pratique, elles sont imbriquées selon des logiques circulatoires. Quels sont les critères, théoriques mais aussi bien souvent pratiques, qui déterminent los angeles structure d’un corpus de recherche ? Quels outils et logiciels permettent de l’exploiter au mieux ? remark arriver à faire l. a. half entre domaine quantitatif et domaine qualitatif ? Dans cet ouvrage, des chercheurs issus de différentes disciplines se côtoient, afin de porter sur le même objet des regards différents : le corpus apparaît tantôt comme terrain de recherche, tantôt comme espace d’exploration méthodologique, tantôt comme objet de réflexions théoriques. L’approche interdisciplinaire, appuyée sur des retours d’expérience variés, permet ainsi de partager réflexions, méthodes et outils (notamment par une comparaison entre les différentes offres logicielles) au sein d’une réflexion commune qui intéressera toute personne confrontée à l. a. proposal de corpus, que ce soit en « débutant » ou en « utilisateur ascertainé ».

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Download Hamburger literarisches Leben im 18. Jahrhundert.: Ein by Harald Weigel,Rüdiger Schütt PDF

By Harald Weigel,Rüdiger Schütt

Hamburger literarisches Leben im 18. Jahrhundert
Ein Verzeichnis der Bestände der Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek
Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky


Mit diesem Bestandkatalog legt die Hamburger Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek ein äußerst nützliches Arbeitsinstrument für alle vor, die sich mit Hamburgs respektablem literarischen Leben im 18. Jahrhundert befassen. Der Band enthält die vorhandenen Werke zahlreicher Autoren von Bernhard Christoph d'Arien bis Albrecht Jacob Zell, jeweils durch kurze Daten zur Biographie eingeleitet und mit allen bibliographisch wichtigen Angaben versehen, auch mit den Signaturen. Insgesamt sind 36 Schriftsteller vertreten, darunter mit Margaretha (Metz) Klopstock auch eine Frau. Die Zeitgrenze ist, wie Horst Gronemeyer in seinem Vorwort schreibt, nicht strikt eingehalten worden. So fanden die Opernlibretti aus dem späten 17. Jahrhundert ebenso Aufnahme wie Werkausgaben der aufgenommenen Autoren aus der Zeit bis 1830. Der Benutzer wird diese Entscheidung begrüßen.
Das sign up enthält die Sachtitel der anonym erschienenen Schriften, Hinweise auf Bearbeiter und Herausgeber sowie Verfasser der von Hamburger Autoren übersetzten Werke. Es erschließt den Inhalt des Bandes in übersichtlicher Weise und ist sorgfältig erarbeitet worden.
Für das Bestandsverzeichnis ist Annelie Thomsen, Wiebke Emrich, Gernot Müller, Rüdiger Schütt, Harald Weigel und Manfred Weichert zu danken. Möge die Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky mit weiteren Veröffentlichungen dieser artwork ihre Schätze den Kennern und Liebhabern" präsentieren!

aus: Hamburger Arbeitskreis für Regionalgeschichte (HAR), Mitteilungen 26, Mai 1995, S. 16

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Download Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian: How to Get Things Done by Jamie M. Gray PDF

By Jamie M. Gray

Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian: find out how to Get issues performed correct the 1st Time may help you know and enforce particular behaviors and activities librarians use to effectively force tasks ahead, institute new prone or revamp outdated ones, and identify key relationships either in and out of the library. every one habit or trait lined could be both constructed or bolstered inside someone or group. The ebook positive aspects sensible find out how to construct talents in each one subject area.

Examples of subject matters present in this ebook contain: lifelong studying, risk-taking, creativity, selecting and leveraging stakeholders, growing stability, figuring out while to steer and whilst to keep on with, dealing with setbacks and averting burnout.

Each bankruptcy includes:

• A uncomplicated description of the habit and why it is vital for success
• assessment of middle development blocks/elements priceless inside every one bankruptcy (ex. enticing exterior stakeholders vs. inner stakeholders)
• Examples of activities that readers can take (ex. constructing agreed upon language all people can understand)
• Sidebar of five solid and undesirable behavior that may impression success
• own anecdotes from operating librarians

Whether you are simply starting your library profession or you are a professional specialist, Becoming a Powerhouse Librarian is certain to have whatever for you!

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Download Successful Fundraising for the Academic Library: by Kathryn Dilworth,Laura Sloop Henzl PDF

By Kathryn Dilworth,Laura Sloop Henzl

Successful Fundraising for the tutorial Library: Philanthropy in greater Education covers fundraising, a job that's frequently grouped right into a mix function which may contain, for instance, the college museum or functionality venue, hence diluting the chance for winning fundraising.

Because the conventional version for better schooling fundraising involves the cultivation of alumni from particular departments and schools, the library is usually disregarded, usually changing into a low-performing improvement region with smaller appropriations for fundraising positions. so much larger schooling improvement execs contemplate the library fundraising place a stepping stone into one other place with larger pay and extra power for pro development down the line instead of as a spotlight for his or her career.

However, for universities that put money into improvement execs who understand how to leverage the venture of libraries to the bigger alumni and pal group, the consequences comprise leading edge and winning methods to messaging that resonates with donors.

This publication presents info that applies to all fundraising pros and educational leaders trying to enhance their courses with philanthropic aid, even these past college libraries.

  • Makes the case for collage libraries as a workable street for donor engagement that interprets to all educational parts of upper schooling fundraising
  • Highlights the significance of collaborative relationships and fundraising options with educational leaders, donors, and fundraising staff
  • Outlines thoughts that experience led to fundraising good fortune for educational and learn libraries at universities of various measurement and culture

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Download Ecology, Economy, Equity: The Path to a Carbon-Neutral by Mandy Henk PDF

By Mandy Henk

within the first e-book to noticeably study the way forward for libraries in a weather reality-based context, Henk convincingly argues that development a carbon-neutral destiny for libraries isn't just crucial yet eminently functional. utilizing the “three E’s” of sustainability (ecology, economic system, fairness) as a origin, she lines the advance of sustainability from its origins within the Nineteen Seventies to the current, laying out a direction librarians can take at their very own associations to start the method of creating a carbon-neutral library. Rooted within the newest technology yet firmly curious about concrete motion, her book

Makes the case for sustainable libraries, tying the values that outline the occupation to the need of rethinking library operations and companies in mild of weather change
Guides readers throughout the first steps, with recommendation on beginning the dialog, accomplishing outreach to stakeholders, and forming a sustainability committee
Includes a Sustainability evaluate and a pattern sustainability plan that libraries can tailor to be used at their very own institution
Looks on the demanding situations of know-how and company strength within the library, addressing the facility imbalance among huge organizations and libraries and suggesting possible choices to the prestige quo
Discusses how libraries can mix robust advocacy with robust activism to propel the library international right into a socially simply, accurately powered world
Offers a bibliography of extra resources
Written via an activist who's additionally a operating librarian, the book's stability among medical examine and step by step motion will end up stimulating for library planners, directors, LIS scholars, and somebody with an curiosity in weather swap, sustainability, and libraries.

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Download Outreach: Innovative Practices for Archives and Special by Kate Theimer PDF

By Kate Theimer

Outreach: leading edge Practices for information and specific Collections explores how files of other sizes and kinds are achieving out to new capability clients and extending know-how of courses and collections. The publication good points twelve case reviews that exhibit rules that may be transferred into many different settings. the various practices defined within the case reports count totally on expertise and the net to engage with the general public, whereas others are founded on face-to-face actions.

The case stories featured are

  1. The Oregon data move slowly: attractive New clients and Advocates
  2. Moved by way of the Spirit: Opportunistic advertising of the Hamilton relatives Séance Collection
  3. Working in the legislations: Public Programming and carrying on with Education
  4. Staying hooked up: enticing Alumni and scholars to Digitize the Carl “Pappy” Fehr Choral song Collection
  5. “Pin”pointing good fortune: Assessing the worth of Pinterest and Historypin for designated Collections Outreach
  6. Creating a brand new studying heart: Designing an area to help a number of Outreach Goals
  7. "Wikipedia is made up of people!”: Revelations from participating with the World's preferred Encyclopedia
  8. 21 Revolutions: New paintings from outdated Objects
  9. Happy injuries and accidental results: How We Named Our Tribble
  10. Navigating Nightingale: growing an App Out of Archives
  11. DIY heritage: remodeling a Platform for a Transcription Crowdsourcing Initiative
  12. Taking upkeep to the folk: instructing the general public approximately own electronic Archiving

All twelve case reviews examine outreach as choosing the organization’s meant viewers, construction new methods of achieving them, and assisting the association in achieving its venture. every one additionally displays a philosophy of experimentation that's probably the main serious component for any association drawn to constructing its personal “innovative” practices.

This quantity can be invaluable to these operating in files and designated collections in addition to different cultural historical past firms, and offers rules starting from those who require long term making plans and coordination to those who will be instantly applied. It additionally presents scholars and educators in files, library, and public heritage graduate courses a source for figuring out the diversity of the way humans behavior outreach within the box at the present time and the categories of recommendations archivists are utilizing to draw new clients to collections.

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Download Moving Image Cataloging: How to Create and How to Use a by Martha M. Yee PDF

By Martha M. Yee

Libraries, files, and museums carry a large choice of relocating photographs. all of which require an identical point of awareness to problems with association and entry as their print opposite numbers. for this reason, the folks who create assortment point documents and metadata for those assets have to be both accustomed to the rules of cataloging. Martha Yee covers either descriptive (AACR2R, AMIM, and FIAF principles) and topic cataloging (with a spotlight on LCSH). within the approach, the reader is inspired to imagine seriously and to be ready to make judgements in ambiguous occasions the place options to difficulties should not continuously seen or sincerely dictated by way of particular rules.

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Download Drawing Stories from around the World and a Sampling of by Anne Pellowski PDF

By Anne Pellowski

Drawing an image whereas telling a narrative is a convention that may be present in cultures round the world―perhaps relationship again to early cave work. not anyone understands while or the place this special type of storytelling originated, yet for generations, drawing tales have thrilled and trained listeners―and they proceed to fascinate audiences at the present time. popular storyteller Anne Pellowski has traveled the realm, gathering drawing tales from such varied international locations as Indonesia, Korea, Romania, Germany, Sweden, and Japan. the following she provides greater than 30 ready-to-tell stories, in addition to step by step instructions for the creative illustrations that accompany them, and tips for enticing your viewers in additional studying. An additional function is the inclusion of five pleasant handkerchief (hanky panky) tales, which originated in Europe within the nineteenth century. A invaluable treasury for educators, storytellers, and folklorists.

Drawing an image whereas telling a narrative is a practice that may be present in cultures round the world―perhaps courting again to early cave work. nobody is aware while and the place this distinctive kind of storytelling originated, yet for generations, drawing tales have overjoyed and knowledgeable listeners―and they proceed to fascinate audiences this present day. popular storyteller Anne Pellowski has traveled the area, amassing drawing tales from such varied international locations as Indonesia, Korea, Romania, Germany, Sweden and Japan. right here she offers greater than 30 ready-to-tell stories, besides step by step instructions for the inventive illustrations that accompany them, and tips for attractive your viewers in additional studying. you will discover famous stories, resembling The Black Cat, which was once made recognized by way of Lewis Carroll, in addition to many drawing tales that experience by no means ahead of seemed in print, together with a couple of jap ekaki-uta and Australian Aboriginal sand tales. An further characteristic is the inclusion of five pleasant handkerchief (hanky panky) tales, which originated in Europe within the nineteenth century. historic history of the stories, notes on assets, and a bibliography whole the paintings. sure to enchant listeners old and young, those easy stories particularly attract modern-day visible beginners, and will simply be integrated into curriculum reviews and into the storyteller's repertoire. A worthwhile treasury for educators, storytellers, and folklorists.

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Download Electronic Resource Management: Practical Perspectives in a by Anne Elguindi,Kari Schmidt PDF

By Anne Elguindi,Kari Schmidt

an important shift is happening in libraries, with the acquisition of e-resources accounting for the majority of fabrics spending. digital source administration makes the case that technical prone workflows want to make a corresponding shift towards e-centric versions and highlights the expanding number of e-formats which are forcing new advancements within the field.

Six chapters disguise key subject matters, together with: technical prone types, either previous and rising; staffing and workflow in digital source administration; implementation and transformation of digital source administration structures; the function of the digital source librarian in discovery structures, layers and instruments; and educational library consortia and the evolving function of digital assets and expertise. The major chapters contain case reviews from around the globe, and a concluding bankruptcy specializes in the disruptive nature of e-books and the way huge adoption of this layout is rising because the tipping aspect in the direction of holistic ‘resource management’, the place separate technical providers procedures for print and digital assets are eventually merged.

  • An emphasis on ‘access’ in the new technical prone model
  • Focuses at the designated attributes of digital source administration which are specific from conventional print serials workflows
  • Covers consortia and the way club impacts digital source administration workflows, priorities, and technical processes

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