Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian

Written By Lynda Kellam
Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 May 2011
  • ISBN : 1780632592
  • Pages : 248 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian by author: Lynda Kellam which was release on 26 May 2011 and published by Elsevier with total page 248 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The proliferation of online access to social science statistical and numeric data sources, such as the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Fact Finder, has lead to an increased interest in supporting these sources in academic libraries. Many large libraries have been able to devote staff to data services for years, and recently smaller academic libraries have recognized the need to provide numeric data services and support. This guidebook serves as a primer to developing and supporting social science statistical and numerical data sources in the academic library. It provides strategies for the establishment of data services and offers short descriptions of the essential sources of free and commercial social science statistical and numeric data. Finally, it discusses the future of numeric data services, including the integration of statistics and data into library instruction and the use of Web 2.0 tools to visualize data. Written for a general reference audience with little knowledge of data services and sources who would like to incorporate support into their general reference practice Combines information on establishing data services with an introduction to available statistical and numeric data sources Provides insight into the integration of statistics and data into library instruction and the social science research process

Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian

Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian
  • Author : Lynda Kellam,Katharin Peter
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-05-26
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : The proliferation of online access to social science statistical and numeric data sources, such as the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Fact Finder, has lead to an increased interest in supporting these sources in academic libraries. Many large libraries have been able to devote staff to data services for ...

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Numeric Data Products and Services
  • Author : Association of Research Libraries. Systems and Procedures Exchange Center
  • Publisher : Association of Research Libr
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 102
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-09-25
  • Total pages : 211
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : Today, libraries must provide various web-based services, social media, and internet to patrons in order to adequately support their information needs. In addition to these services, the maintenance of online literature, databases, data sets, and archives cause librarians to have to handle huge amounts of data each day. Big data ...

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The Reference Guide to Data Sources
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  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : This concise sourcebook takes the guesswork out of locating the best sources of data, a process more important than ever as the data landscape grows increasingly cluttered. Much of the most frequently used data can be found free online, and this book shows readers how to look for it with ...

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  • Author : Sarah K. C. Mauldin
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2015-08-16
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : This complete how-to guidebook provides you with the tools and inspiration you need to use infographics and data visualization techniques in your library to knock your audience’s socks off as you tell your story in a visual format that can be consumed and understood at a glance....

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Improving the Quality of Reference Service for Government Publications
  • Author : Charles R. McClure,Peter Hernon,American Library Association
  • Publisher : Chicago : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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  • Publisher : Association of Research Libr
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 154
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Richard E. Bopp
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 743
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : Reflecting the dramatic changes shaped by rapidly developing technologies over the past six years, this new fourth edition of "Reference and Information Services" takes the introduction to reference sources and services significantly beyond the content of the first three editions. In Part I, Concepts and Processes, chapters have been revised ...

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  • Publisher : Cassell
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 137
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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Summary : Designed to assist those who need information on the subject in making the best use possible of the various available books, journals, abstracting services, and databases. Begins with a concise survey of aquaculture and its literature. There follows a select annotated bibliography of major reference sources, among them: dictionaries, encyclopedias, ...

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Data Base Directory
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
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Public Services Goals and Objectives in ARL Libraries
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Association of Research Libr
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 108
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Social Science Data Sets
  • Author : Howard D. White
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 500
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 212
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National Library of Medicine Current Catalog
  • Author : National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780632592
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