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A Librarian’s Guide on How to Publish

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.

Practitioners and students of Library and Information Science

Paperback, 166 Pages

Published: March 2011

Imprint: Chandos Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-84334-619-7


  • 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.


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