Library and Information Science: Parameters and Perspectives by Joyce McIntosh

By Joyce McIntosh

Library and data technological know-how: Parameters and Perspectives specializes in how libraries functionality this day, protecting the main major facets of the sphere. The e-book comprises chapters at the digitization of library fabrics, how know-how has replaced the position of libraries and librarians, Google’s e-book and knowledge purposes, library person charges, customer support within the library, educating details literacy and examine abilities, and extra. Readers obtain a extensive figuring out of the jobs and features of libraries and librarians this day.

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Golbeck J (2007) The dynamics of web-based social networks: Membership, relationships, and change. First Monday 12. php/fm/article/view/2023. Accessed 12 September 2008. 173. Bailey D, Zanders E (2008) Drug discovery in the era of facebook-new tools for scientific networking. Drug Discovery Today. 174. Anon (2007) OpenSocial—Google Code: The web is better when it’s social. com/apis/opensocial/. Accessed 12 September 2008. 175. Bourne P (2005) Will a biological database be different from a biological journal?

Who can Scientists Trust? Passing valuable data and metadata onto a third party requires that users trust the organization providing the service. For large publishers such as Nature Publishing Group, responsible for Connotea, this is not necessarily a problem. That said, many users are liable to distrust commercial publishers when their business models may unilaterally change their data model, making the tools for accessing their data backwards incompatible, a common occurrence in bioinformatics.

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