Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds

Written By Woody Evans
Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 June 2011
  • ISBN : 1780632746
  • Pages : 216 pages
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Download or read book entitled Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds by author: Woody Evans which was release on 15 June 2011 and published by Elsevier with total page 216 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Presents a broad examination of the nature of virtual worlds and the potential they provide in managing and expressing information practices through that medium, grounding information professionals and students of new media in the fundamental elements of virtual worlds and online gaming. The book details the practical issues in finding and using information in virtual environments and presents a general theory of librarianship as it relates to virtual gaming worlds. It is encompassed by a set of best practice methods that libraries can effectively execute in their own environments, meeting the needs of this new generation of library user, and explores ways in which information literacy can be approached in virtual worlds. Final chapters examine how conventional information evaluation skills work falls short in virtual worlds online. Maps out areas of good practice and technique for information professionals and librarians serving in virtual communities Provides a clear foundation with appropriate theory for understanding information in virtual worlds Treats virtual worlds as ‘real environments’ and observes the behaviour of actors within them

Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds

Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds
  • Author : Woody Evans
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-06-15
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1780632746
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Summary : Presents a broad examination of the nature of virtual worlds and the potential they provide in managing and expressing information practices through that medium, grounding information professionals and students of new media in the fundamental elements of virtual worlds and online gaming. The book details the practical issues in finding ...

Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds

Information Dynamics in Virtual Worlds
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  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1780632746
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Summary : Presents a broad examination of the nature of virtual worlds and the potential they provide in managing and expressing information practices through that medium, grounding information professionals and students of new media in the fundamental elements of virtual worlds and online gaming. The book details the practical issues in finding ...

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