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Author Greer, Roger C., 1928-2014-

Title Introduction to the library and information professions / Roger C. Greer, Robert J. Grover, Susan G. Fowler.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    020 GRE    Available
Description ix, 194 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-191) and index.
Contents Introduction : purpose and objectives of this book -- Creation, diffusion, and utilization of knowledge -- The role of professionals as change agents -- The science supporting the information professions -- Information transfer in the information professions -- The cycle of professional service -- The information infrastructure -- The processes and functions of information professionals -- The infrastructure of the information professions -- Trends and issues.
Subject Information science -- Philosophy.
Library science -- Philosophy.
Information services.
Information policy.
Information society.
Knowledge, Theory of.
Learning and scholarship.
Sciences de l'information -- Philosophie.
Bibliothéconomie -- Philosophie.
Documentation, Services de.
Information -- Politique gouvernementale.
Société informatisée.
Connaissance, Théorie de la.
Savoir et érudition.
Added Author Grover, Robert, 1942-
Fowler, Susan G., 1958-
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