Jeffrey M. Wilhite's A Chronology of Librarianship, 1960-2000 PDF

By Jeffrey M. Wilhite

A Chronology of Librarianship, 1960-2000 keeps the paintings of Josephine Smith in her unique Chronology of Librarianship (Scarecrow, 1968). It updates and completes her paintings as much as 2000, paying distinct cognizance to the growth made on technological and overseas fronts that experience considerably altered the position and serve as of the librarian, in particular the increase of the web within the Nineteen Nineties. The ramifications of this new point of worldwide connectedness and of the recent position of the librarian are of basic main issue for writer Jeffrey M. Wilhite.

This publication covers all parts of library literature that tell the historical past of librarianship and levels over a number of continents. Its large scope lends itself to large use by means of students and scholars of library heritage and library literature. The chronology is gifted in a dictionary structure and separated into many years. it's complemented via a finished bibliography and identify index.

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