Publications

Edward Swanson, Column Editor, MINITEX Library Information Network

Edward Swanson, LRTS Book Review Editor, writes the "Publications" column for the ALCTS Newsletter Online. The following publications have been received recently and may be considered for review in a future issue of LRTS. Anyone interested in writing reviews for LRTS may contact the Book Review Editor at eslrts@eswanson.net.

Collaborative Access to Virtual Museum Collection Information: Seeing Through the Walls. Ed. Bernadette G. Callery. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $34.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2933-2) $17.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2934-0). Published simultaneously as Journal of Internet Cataloging, 7, no. 1.

Disaster Planning: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians with Planning Templates on CD-ROM. By Deborah D. Halsted, Richard P. Jasper, Felicia M. Little. New York, N.Y.: Neal-Schuman, 2005. $85 paper (ISBN 1-55570-486-7) How-To-Do-It Manuals for Librarians, no. 129.

E-Metrics for Library and Information Professionals: How to Use Data for Managing and Evaluating Electronic Resource Collections. By Andrew White and Eric Djiva Kamal. New York, N.Y.: Neal-Schuman, 2006. $75 paper (ISBN 1-55570-514-6).

Electronic Journal Management Systems: Experiences from the Field. Ed. Gary Ives. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2595-7) $29.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2596-5). Published simultaneously as The Serials Librarian, 47, no. 4.

Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR): Hype or Cure-All? Ed. Patrick Le Boeuf. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $59.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2798-4) $39.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2799-2). Published simultaneously as Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 39, nos. 3/4.

Growth, Creativity, and Collaboration: Great Visions on a Great Lake. Proceedings of the North American Serials Interest Group, Inc., 19th Annual Conference, June 17-20, 2004, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Eds. Patricia Sheldahl French, Margaret Mering. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2975-8) $34.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-29376-6). Published simultaneously as The Serials Librarian, 48, nos. 1/2 and 3/4.

Guide to Licensing and Acquiring Electronic Information. By Stephen Bosch, Patricia A. Promis, Chris Sugnet with contributions by Trisha Davis. Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2005. $40 paper (ISBN 0-8108-5259-4). ALCTS Acquisitions Guides, no. 13. Collection Management and Development Guides, no. 13.

Guidelines for Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) Displays: Final Report, May 2005. Recommended by the Task Force on Guidelines for OPAC Displays; approved by the Standing Committee of the IFLA Cataloguing Section. München: K.G. Saur, 2005. €34 cloth (ISBN 3-598-24276-X). IFLA Series on Bibliographic Control, v. 27.

IFLA Cataloguing Principles: Steps towards an International Cataloguing Code, 2: Report from the 2nd IFLA Meeting of Experts on an International Cataloguing Code, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2004. Ed. Barbara B. Tillett, Ana Lupe Cristán. München: K.G. Saur, 2005. €78 cloth (ISBN 3-598-24277-8). IFLA Series on Bibliographic Control, v. 28.

Improving Internet Reference Services to Distance Learners. Eds. William Miller, Rita M. Pellen. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2717-8) $29.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2718-6). Published simultaneously as Internet Reference Services Quarterly, 9, nos. 1/2.

Libraries Beyond Their Institutions: Partnerships That Work. Ed. William Miller, Rita M. Pellen. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $59.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2908-1) $39.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2909-X (soft cover : alk. paper)). Published simultaneously as Resource Sharing & Information Networks, 18, nos. 1/2.

Libraries Within Their Institutions: Creative Collaborations. Ed. William Miller, Rita M. Pellen. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $59.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2719-4 (alk. paper)) $39.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2720-8). Published simultaneously as Resource Sharing & Information Networks, 17, nos. 1/2.

Licensing in Libraries: Practical and Ethical Aspects. Ed. Karen Rupp-Serrano. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2878-6) $29.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2879-4). Published simultaneously as Journal of Library Administration, 42, nos. 3/4.

Managing Change: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians. Rev. ed. By Susan Carol Curzon ; foreword by Michael Gorman. New York: Neal-Schuman, 2005. $55 paper (ISBN 1-55570-553-7) How-To-Do-It Manuals for Librarians, no. 145.

Planning, Renovating, Expanding, and Constructing Library Facilities in Hospitals, Academic Medical Centers, and Health Organizations. Ed. Elizabeth Connor. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $34.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2540-X) $24.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2541-8).

Portals and Libraries. Ed. Sarah C. Michalak. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2931-6) $29.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2932-4). Published simultaneously as Journal of Library Administration, 43, nos. 1/2.

Relationships Between Teaching Faculty and Teaching Librarians. Ed. Susan B. Kraat. Binghamton, N.Y.: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $39.95 cloth (ISBN 0-7890-2572-8) $24.95 paper (ISBN 0-7890-2573-6). Published simultaneously as The Reference Librarian, 43, nos. 89/90.

Staffing the Modern Library: A How-To-Do-It Manual. By John M. Cohn and Ann L. Kelsey. New York: Neal-Schuman, 2005. $75 paper (ISBN 1-55570-511-1) How-To-Do-It Manuals for Librarians, no. 137.

Using PDAs in Libraries: A How-to-Do It Manual. By Colleen Cuddy. New York: Neal-Schuman Pub., 2005. $65 paper (ISBN 1-55570-543-X). How-to-Do It Manuals for Librarians, no. 142.