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  1. Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1)

    Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1) Marshall Breeding Help your library stand out within the crowded landscape of information providers with Marshall Breeding’s new, highly practical guide to interactive next-generation library catalogs. Learn ho ...

    HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:11 - Libraries Transform

  2. The Future of the Textbook

    Against the Grain –  “The Future of the Textbook”  In 2008, the digital textbook market was worth around $1.5 billion. By 2013, the market is expected to grow to approximately $4.1 billion. By 2020 digital textbooks are expected to generate around $8.3 bi ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:26 - Libraries Transform

  3. Consumer Attitudes Toward E-book Reading, BISG, vol. 1 & 2

    Consumer Attitudes Toward E-book Reading, BISG, vol. 1, 2 & 3 Although much of the publishing industry is working hard to develop and implement digital strategies, there is little available research evaluating book consumers' actual interests in ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:43 - Libraries Transform

  4. Wikis for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #5)

    Wikis for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #5) Lauren Pressley Wikis have emerged as powerful platforms for facilitating and improving communication and collaboration between library staff, users, and professional peers. Wikis for Libraries gives you the practica ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:27 - Libraries Transform

  5. Learning from Libraries that Use WordPress

    Learning from Libraries that Use WordPress: Content-Management System Best Practices and Case Studies   Kyle M. L. Jones and Polly-Alida Farrington With its intuitive interface and open-source development method, the WordPress web platform has emerged as ...

    HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:58 - Libraries Transform

  6. Effective Blogging for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #10)

    Effective Blogging for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #10) Connie Crosby Renowned library blogger, speaker, and educator Connie Crosby shares her experience and expertise in this step-by-step guide to successful library blogging. As you build your skills with T ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:32 - Libraries Transform

  7. Using Social Media and Mobile Technology to Engage Teens

    Using Social Media and Mobile Technology to Engage Teens (ALA TechSource Workshop) Jennifer LaGarde Today’s teenagers and college students live, work, study, and communicate in a world where social media and mobile technology are ubiquitous. Emerging rese ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:25 - Libraries Transform

  8. Digital Libraries and Information Access: Research Perspectives

    Digital Libraries and Information Access: Research Perspectives Edited by G.G. Chowdhury and Schubert Foo An authoritative and truly global exploration of current research in digital libraries. Internationally-renowned academics discuss what has been achi ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:13 - Libraries Transform

  9. A Social Networking Primer for Librarians

       A Social Networking Primer for Librarians (THE TECH SET® #7) Cliff Landis Social networking is rapidly infiltrating the information environment, and it is essential that librarians understand how best to use these sites and tools with their work to bet ...

    RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 12:46 - Libraries Transform

  10. The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution

    The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution   Jeannette Woodward This wide-ranging survey takes stock of our institutions' strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, analyzing how libraries and the very concept of librarianship ...

    RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:37 - Libraries Transform