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Foundations of Library and Information Science (Hardcover)


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This book believes the library and information science (LIS) to be a field of research. It is written from the point of view that focuses not only on a domain’s particular issue, but also on its identity. Researchers in areas such as LIS and information organization must think whether they fall under the shadow of software science or sociology and social sciences; neglect of this problem may lead to a separate sector that does not add to either dimension. A discipline (or interdisciplinary) is an organization that promotes collaboration in attaining common objectives and exchanging, among other things, journals, organizations and conferences. This book attempts to answer “What is LIS?”.

Library and Information Science Foundations will enable LIS learners and practitioners to address and efficiently handle their many complicated responsibilities by offering an introduction to the LIS sector; defining and debating present significant subjects and problems in the LIS that will continue to impact their careers for years to come; supplying librarians and data specialists with data services; in response to many modifications taking place both in the sector and in community as a whole, t

About the Author

Dr. P. Balasubramanian is the University Librarian of Manonmaniam Sundaranar Univesity, Tirunelveli-627 012 , Tamil Nadu. He holds M. A, MLISc, MPhil, MCA, MBA, PGDPR and Ph.D. He is a life member of various professional bodies. His books on library and information science are very popular among the research scholars and library professionals. He has published 49 books on library and information science and on general topics. He has presented 117 papers in seminars, conventions, conferences and referred journals. He has organized many national and international seminars and workshops on vario
Product Details
ISBN: 9789387698291
ISBN-10: 9387698297
Publisher: Ess Ess Publications
Publication Date: January 30th, 2021
Pages: 224
Language: English