Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills

Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills : A Guide for Academic Librarians

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Gain access to the latest and most savvy research techniques for academic librarians with this robust guidebook written by industry leaders involved in setting national standards for the Institute of Research Design for Librarianship.


* Features the latest research practices of academic librarians-including current trends and patterns

* Provides the resources, knowledge, and skills to successfully conduct research, improve professional practice, and enhance careers

* Engages professionals in a sustained learning process to improve their research proficiency and impact

* Includes practical information for preparing posters and presentations for conference presentations
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Product details

  • Paperback | 189 pages
  • 175.26 x 251.46 x 15.24mm | 430.91g
  • LIBRARIES UNLIMITED INC
  • Englewood, United States
  • English
  • 1440841721
  • 9781440841729
  • 841,410

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"VERDICT Current or aspiring academic librarians who have not taken a research methods course will find this a valuable introduction to designing and conducting research." - Library Journal "An informative book. . . . The introduction and conclusion of the book are excellent because they empower readers to feel that serious research is both achievable and sustainable for any librarian, regardless of institution or department." - ARBA
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About Lili Luo

Lili Luo, PhD, is associate professor at the School of Information at San Jose State University, where she teaches and coordinates the required research methods course.



Kristine R. Brancolini is dean of the library at Loyola Marymount University.



Marie R. Kennedy is the serials and electronic resources librarian at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles.
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