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backs of books, and other essays in librarianship

William Warner Bishop

backs of books, and other essays in librarianship

by William Warner Bishop

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Published by The Williams and Wilkins co. in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries,
  • Library Science -- essays,
  • Libraries -- essays,
  • Librarians,
  • Library science

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Warner Bishop...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14388308M

    Book censorship is the removal, suppression, or restricted circulation of literary, artistic, or educational material--of images, ideas, and information--on the grounds that these are morally or otherwise objectionable in the light of standards applied by the censor." Censorship is "the regulation of speech and other forms of expression by an entrenched authority". Books shelved as books-about-libraries: The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman, Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine, Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by.

      "When we do discard books, though, the last thing we want to do is just trash them. I'd guess that most weeded books are eventually united with owners that give them a long post-library life."Author: Oleg Kagan. Are paper books really disappearing? and that three in 10 read an e-book in Although printed books remain the most popular means of reading, over the past decade e-books have made a.

      Brandon also writes this to convince the reader that eBooks are easier to use when getting books, rather than to get a printed book from a library. Clearly, Brandon has . Books shelved as librarian-fiction: Good Girls Do by Cathie Linz, Royally Matched by Emma Chase, Bettie Page Presents: The Librarian by Logan Belle, The.


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The Backs of Books and Other Essays in Librarianship Paperback – Ma by William Warner Bishop (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: 1. The backs of books, and other essays in librarianship The backs of booksThe Vatican Library; some notes by a studentThe Vatican Library; twenty-five years afterBook-hunting in RomeShould the librarian be a bibliophileA decade of library progress in AmericaThe amount of help to be given to readersTwo unsolved problems in Pages: The backs of booksThe Vatican Library; some notes by a studentThe Vatican Library; twenty-five years afterBook-hunting in RomeShould the librarian be a bibliophileA decade of library progress in AmericaThe amount of help to be given to readersTwo unsolved problems in library workTraining in the use of booksCataloging as an assetThe theory of reference work.

Get this from a library. The backs of books, and other essays in librarianship. twenty-five years afterBook-hunting in Rome. Should the librarian be a bibliophileA decade of library progress in AmericaThe amount of help to be given to readersTwo unsolved problems in library workTraining in the use of booksCataloging as an.

A collection of essays by prolific book-loving librarian Lawrence Clark Powell on his usual topics: music, the Southwest, authors he liked, book-collecting, and of course, librarianship. I Author: Oleg Kagan. All of this library love got us thinking about our favorite books about libraries and librarians, and so we decided to put together a list of them.

Featuring cats, bookmobiles, archivists, time travelers, even Dracula—these 15 books will inspire a renewed appreciation for a place that is, in the words of Jamie Ford in his novel The Songs of. This famous Italian adventurer and lover was a librarian in the household of the German nobleman Count Waldstein.

The authors on this list range from the top dogs at the Library of Congress to folks who have worked at the national libraries of Argentina, France and Sweden, and people who have checked books in and out at public and school libraries.

Books set in libraries or bookstores Fiction or nonfiction books with a library setting or bookstore setting. Shelf Life: Romance, Mystery, Drama, and Other Page-Turning Adventures from a Year in a Bookstore by. Suzanne Strempek Shea (Goodreads Author) avg rating — ratings.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians 5 Book Paperback Boxed Set (new covers w/poster) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) by Rick Riordan and John Rocco | Jun 3, out of 5 stars 4, This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion on The Library Book by Susan Orlean.

The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Orlean, Susan. The Library Book. Simon and Schuster, New York, NY. – First Hardcover Edition.

The narrative is a. A list of books about librarians. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Librarians cannot sit back and wait to unlock the library doors again. We must take this time to begin thinking about how public libraries will function in a society that will certainly be changed. Throughout his career as a novelist and playwright, James Baldwin was a prolific essay writer.

His five major published collections of essays, including The Fire Next Time, are printed here together with an additional 36 essays not published in any collection before this by:   How libraries get books They don't appear as if by magic.

They're curated. Cultivated. I posed the question to Pete Derk, a columnist for LitReactor who also happens to be a librarian, and here's what he had to say: Lots of libraries have collection development staff whose primary duty is making sure the right stuff is on the shelves.

It's that time of year again, kids. Bring back your overdue library books and have a great summer.:) Love, Your Librarian. Paper vs digital reading is an exhausted debate And the advantages of having a book in digital form (easy scrolling text, proper shareability, a global text search of your library.

Librarian numbers are down by a quarter, with 8, jobs lost. Public usage has fallen by 16% and spending by 14%. Book borrowing is plummeting, in some places by a half. 74 Essential Books for Your Personal Library: A List Curated by Female Creatives.

in Anarchism and Other Essays Sylvie Germain – The Weeping Woman on the Streets of Prague dropped as a proof a list like this would differ for everyone and that it makes me a bit more critical when choosing a book (concerning picking up books by authors.

Brimming with her signature wit, insight, compassion, and talent for deep research, The Library Book is Susan Orlean’s thrilling journey through the stacks that reveals how these beloved institutions provide much more than just books—and why they remain an essential part of the heart, mind, and soul of our country.

It is also a master journalist’s reminder that, perhaps especially in the digital era, they are Cited by: 2. The library profession is extremely white. In fact, this list is very white. Even some of the few books about librarians of color were written by white authors. Jackson, Jefferson, and Nosakhere attempt to add diversity to librarian narratives with these excellent essays by African American library professionals.

Where are all the Librarians of Author: Anna Gooding-Call. The e- books save paper while traditional books do not. The second advantage is e-books are easily accessible. Many books can be loaded in one single tablet or computer.

There is no need to have a shelf to put books on because e-books can hold many books. Finally, the last advantage of e-books over traditional book is the convenience.Nevertheless, paper books at least have its advantages and reasons in their price.

Despite their price in new books, bookstores can offer discounts and other benefits for books of usage at lower prices than eBooks. According to publishers, printing paper books are usually accounted for only eight percent of its cost based off the publishing.: book backs.

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