The third edition of this classic text provides a basic introduction to the characteristics, selection, and utilization of library information media (excluding traditional print media).
The emphasis is on information media requiring an electronic interface (hardware) for accessioning. This book provides a detailed perspective for considering a systems approach, the necessity of being knowledgeable of copyrights, and the importance of having a position on intellectual freedom. As such this book is of value to the professional librarian or student having limited experience with the multimedia formats that are increasingly being acquired by all types of libraries.
* Provides information, characteristics, and procedures for selecting and using library media
* Emphasizes the need and importance of non-print media
* Defines and describes in detail the media form, enabling the reader to competently select and use these media forms
* Presents the case for multimedia information forms as an invaluable library service in the present information age
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Book Description Academic Press, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. A library withdrawal in the plastic protective covers. Some scuff and soil under the plastic. Book is slightly misshapen with the front cover not fitting perfectly flat on the text. This is just minor. Plenty of clean clear text and economically priced for your needs. Bookseller Inventory # TPBk213VII13
Book Description Academic Press, Munich, 1982. First Printing.. Library and Information Science Series. Provides a foundation in the philosophy, trends, tools, and procedures involved in selection of materials for the multimedia library. Excellent bright copy. 6-1/4 x 9-1/4, 290 pp, index, bibliogrphy, b/w illus. Near Fine ex-library (US Army) else clean & crisp. Hardcover in maroon cloth boards w gilt titling. Bookseller Inventory # 7498
Book Description Academic Press Inc, 1982. Book Condition: Fair. This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3165181
Book Description Academic Press Inc, 1982. Book Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 4909009