Library Science

Library science (often termed library studies or library and information science) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, information technology, education, and other areas to libraries; the collection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information resources; and the political economy of information.

I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks
The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders
Start a Revolution: Stop Acting Like a Library
Reading Picture Books With Children: How to Shake Up Storytime and Get Kids Talking about What They See
Learn Better: Mastering the Skills for Success in Life, Business, and School, or, How to Become an Expert in Just About Anything
The Weeding Handbook: A Shelf-by-Shelf Guide
The One-Shot Library Instruction Survival Guide
Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism
Thirty Million Words: Building a Child's Brain
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research
This Is What a Librarian Looks Like: A Celebration of Libraries, Communities, and Access to Information
BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google
The Card Catalog: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures
The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet
Useful, Usable, Desirable: Applying User Experience Design to Your Library
This Book Is Overdue!: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All
Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century : An Introduction
The Organization of Information (Library and Information Science Text Series)
Foundations of Library and Information Science
Library and Information Center Management
Developing Library and Information Center Collections
Management Basics for Information Professionals
Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management
Reference and Information Services: An Introduction (Library and Information Science Text Series)
I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks
From Cover to Cover: Evaluating and Reviewing Children's Books
Free for All: Oddballs, Geeks, and Gangstas in the Public Library
The Portable MLIS: Insights from the Experts
BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google
The Atlas of New Librarianship

Arthur  Miller
The job is to ask questions — it always was — and to ask them as inexorably as I can. And to face the absence of precise answers with a certain humility.
Arthur Miller

S.E. Harmon
In my card catalogue, the Dewey Decimal System had placed him firmly under Ancient History.
S.E. Harmon, Stay with Me

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