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Implementing technology solutions in libraries

techniques, tools, and tips from the trenches
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Information Today, Inc. , Medford, New Jersey
Libraries, Public libraries, Planning, Information technology, Case st
StatementKaren C. Knox
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LC ClassificationsZ678.9 .K585 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 173 p. :
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Open LibraryOL24893348M
ISBN 139781573874038
LC Control Number2010047786

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The array of tips, tricks, techniques, and tools she shares here are designed to spell success in your next library technology implementation. The author has implemented many technology projects over the years—some more successfully than others, as she is quick to admit.

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[Karen C Knox] -- "Created for staff who want to ensure success with a technology project that may consume a significant part of the library's budget, author and IT manager.

Your library, like ICPL, has a technology need (likely many needs). Identify the one that is the current priority for your library, based on the timeline in your plan, and you are ready Implementing technology solutions in libraries book move forward.

4 Implementing Technology Solutions in Libraries. Table of Contents Acknowledgments About the Website Introduction: Today's Technology Chapter 1 Identify the Library's Needs. Technology Plans Plan Components Info City, USA. Chapter 2. For some institutions, this may mean a complete overhaul of the library space, while others may explore less costly solutions that work with their existing space.

What is clear, with technology innovations and the evolution of library spaces, is that if we see these changes in academic libraries they will change the way libraries are used : Chloe Wenborn.

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Section IV, “Building and Maintaining the Technology Environment in Libraries,” takes a look at how libraries can implement technology solutions in their environments.

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The Improving council library and waste services: workshop was introduced with the paragraph "The future of libraries is always a contentious issue and one that people feel passionately about. In terms of designing and implementing new technology, information sharing about new technology is vital because few employees in libraries actually manage technological change.

Libraries need to have a plan so adopting technology and training employees and users is a smooth us Chapter: Next Chapter. Karen C. Knox is the IT manager at the Rochester Hills Public Library (RHPL) in Rochester, Michigan.

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There are few established standards or best practices and a shortage of tools for the objective measurement of reproduction quality. Library Technology News Source, the definitive collection of press releases and announcements related to the companies and products of the library technology industry.

A component of Library Technology Guides, it focuses on technology products and services used in libraries. Knowledge Management in Libraries: Concepts, Tools and Approaches brings to the forefront the increasing recognition of the value of knowledge and information to individuals, organizations, and communities, providing an analysis of the concepts of Knowledge Management (KM) that prevails among the Library and Information Science (LIS) community.

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