A Librarian’s Guide on How to Publish

By

  • Srecko Jelusic
  • Ivanka Stricevic, University of Zadar, Croatia

A Librarian’s Guide on How to Publish discusses the publishing strategies needed for the development of skills that are essential for successful job requirements and the production of quality print and electronic publications. The book serves as a useful guide indicating the main principles of professional library publishing activities in both print and virtual environments. A number of library activities are, in fact, publishing, and requires librarians to have the knowledge and skills in order to manage it. With the wide use of web sites, these competencies are becoming indispensable. Whether it is publishing catalogues of their collections, selected bibliographies, exhibition catalogues, or journals. The Internet has transformed libraries’ web pages into real publishing projects.
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Audience

Practitioners and students of Library and Information Science

 

Book information

  • Published: March 2011
  • Imprint: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-84334-619-7


Table of Contents

Brief overview of the history of publishing; Technology-driven publishing and libraries; An overview of publishing fields and publishing capital; Basics of the library publishing chain; Basic professions in publishing applied to library publishing; Variety in library publishing; Relations with other publishers; Conclusions.