By Ludovic Lebart, A. Salem, L. Berry
Researchers in a couple of disciplines care for huge textual content units requiring either textual content administration and textual content research. confronted with a large number of textual information gathered in advertising and marketing surveys, literary investigations, ancient data and documentary information bases, those researchers require information with organizing, describing and evaluating texts.
Exploring Textual Data demonstrates how exploratory multivariate statistical tools such as correspondence analysis and clusteranalysis can be utilized to assist examine, assimilate and evaluation textual info. the most textual content doesn't comprise any strictly mathematical demonstrations, making it obtainable to a wide viewers. This booklet is especially undemanding with proofs abstracted within the appendices. complete definitions of suggestions, implementations of methods and ideas for studying and reading effects are absolutely explored. A succession of examples is meant to permit the reader to understand the diversity of exact and power functions and the complementary processing tools. A word list of phrases is provided.
By Nicole Hennig
Smartphones and different cellular units that help downloadable applications—universally known as "apps"—can be used to foster productiveness, behavior learn, or learn and examine. also, savvy librarians can greater serve their groups by way of gaining services in cellular applied sciences and being certified to make app ideas to buyers. This ebook introduces you to the apps which could assist you keep time and elevate your personal productiveness in addition to function a curator and reviewer of apps and resident professional to profit your patrons.
Apps for Librarians: utilizing the simplest cellular expertise to coach, Create, and Engage will prevent from wading via and studying concerning the thousands of apps on hand this day and direct you to some of the best apps in components vital to schooling, the office, improvement. geared up by means of function—reading, writing, reference, multi-media, and productivity—apps are profiled with the next info: name, developer, fee, structures, normal description, examples of use, and key positive factors that make it important for studying and inventive work.
By Bobbi Ireland
Utilizing basic resources from the Library of Congress site, this specific school room source offers ready-to-use lesson plans, research instruments, and rubrics in response to Abraham Lincoln and his era.
• contains over 20 lesson plans in keeping with written records and art/humanities fundamental resources from Abraham Lincoln's era
• deals research instruments and assessment rubrics
• offers various reproducibles and lesson plans
• worthwhile indexes supply entry to the entries through significant be aware or subject
By Hanson A., Levin B.L.
The association, functioning, and the position of libraries in college groups proceed to alter dramatically. whereas educational examine libraries proceed to procure info, manage it, make it to be had, and guard it, the severe concerns for his or her administration groups within the twenty-first century are to formulate a transparent challenge and function for his or her library, rather as libraries transition to fulfill the recent info wishes in their college materials. construction a digital Library addresses those concerns by way of offering perception into the present alterations and advancements in the zone of library technological know-how.
By John W. Fuquay, Patrick F. Fox, Hubert Roginski
The Encyclopedia of Dairy Sciences is a whole source for researchers, scholars and practitioners thinking about all points of dairy technology and similar foodstuff technology and know-how components. largely cross-referenced, it covers the middle theories, tools, and strategies hired via dairy scientists. It allows readers to entry simple details on issues peripheral to their very own parts, presents a repository of the center details within the sector that may be used to refresh the researcher's personal reminiscence, and aids lecturers in directing scholars to parts correct to their path work.The Encyclopedia includes details that has been distilled, prepared and awarded as an entire reference device to the consumer. This four-volume set comprises over four hundred articles masking all features of dairy technology. integrated are a number of figures and tables illustrating the textual content in addition to a colour plate part in each one quantity. The inclusion of "Further analyzing" lists on the finish of every article offer easy accessibility to additional details and a advisor into the first literature. Key positive aspects* Over four hundred articles masking all facets of dairy technological know-how* additional studying lists on the finish of every article offer easy accessibility to additional info and a fashion into the first literature* broad cross-referencing* Many figures and tables illustrating the textual content and a colour plate part in each one quantity
By Joseph M. Firestone
Is the firm info Portal (EIP) wisdom management's killer app? prime professional Joseph M. Firestone, the 1st writer to formulate the assumption of the company wisdom Portal, breaks new flooring and appears to the long run with a pragmatic, yet complete method of firm portals and their dating to wisdom administration. supplying a transparent and novel review, Firestone tackles quite a lot of subject matters starting from sensible EIP functions, estimating bills and advantages of EIPs, diversifications in EIP technical structure, the position of clever brokers, the character of data administration, portal product/solution segmentation, portal product case experiences, to the way forward for the EIP area.
By M. Kathleen Kern
By way of digital reference, one dimension does not healthy all. What works in a single library will not unavoidably paintings in one other. How do you determine what to do? The lately released digital Reference carrier instructions from the Reference and person companies organization (RUSA), that is reproduced in appendix A, offers the start line. Kern, a number one digital reference professional, outlines the instruments and decision-making approaches to help you and your library overview, tailor, and release digital reference prone which are an ideal healthy on your neighborhood and your library.
Moving from normal directions to creating concrete judgements approximately integrating digital with conventional reference, digital Reference Success
# offers a convenient record of matters to consider
# indicates plans for sustainability of services
# bargains actions and dialogue issues that aid determination making
# stocks confirmed pattern rules and fabrics presently in use
# Summarizes useful one-page "Research you could Use"
# Outlines the professionals and cons of participating in a consortium
Reference librarians, heads of library companies, and executives of digital reference prone will welcome this versatile procedure with its wealth of workouts and assets to enforce instantly. here is every thing you must succeed in sound and sustainable judgements approximately digital reference providers.
By James F. Broder
''When the lst variation of this publication used to be released, again within the Nineteen Eighties, it turned an speedy good fortune. at the present time, a long time later, it stands as a vintage, utilized by safety pros, collage professors, and scholars all over the world. This re-creation addresses the issues each safety govt may perhaps sooner or later face concerning catastrophe restoration. Broder tells us tips on how to establish and care for those threats and vulnerabilities in addition to what to do if, regardless of our greatest efforts, catastrophe moves. This publication is, surely, the easiest of its style out there. The contents of this publication are almost invaluable and Im so daring as to signify that with no it, a safety specialist s library is incomplete.''--Charles (Chuck) Sennewald, CPP, CSC''Jim Broder and Eugene Tucker have performed it again--another advantageous reference for the serious-minded safety professional.''-- John Fay, studying store USA