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Varnum, Kenneth J. 1967-

Works: 6 works in 90 publications in 3 languages and 4,260 library holdings
Genres: Blogs  Surveys 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Research team member
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kenneth J Varnum
The network reshapes the library : Lorcan Dempsey on libraries, services and networks by Lorcan Dempsey( Book )

16 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally begun as a blog compiled of pointers to noteworthy sites or developments, Dempsey eventually used it to write of things of interest to himself and, he hoped, to others. This book contains what are considered his most significant posts from the past decade, reflecting Dempsey's thinking or showing seeds of future ideas.--
Drupal in libraries by Kenneth J Varnum( Book )

23 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the advantages of the open source approach
Exploring discovery : the front door to your library's licensed and digitized content( Book )

14 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pace of change in recent decades has been dizzying. An index of books was a static item; discovery might require searching several places to find both the index and the item. Now the variety of materials managed and collected by individual librarys is expansive, and the concept of "discovery" can cover hundreds, thousands or even billions of items. Where is "discovery" going... and how will it change your life?
The top technologies every librarian needs to know by Kenneth J Varnum( Book )

35 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While it's inspiring to ponder the libraries of the 22nd century, it's a lot more practical to think ahead to the next five years. That's just what Varnum and his hand-picked team of contributors have done, showing library technology staff and administrators where to invest time and money to receive the greatest benefits. Their ideas will stimulate strategic thinking and help library staff make informed decisions about meeting user expectations and delivering services
Drupal in Libraries (The Tech Set) by Kenneth J Varnum( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Social metadata for libraries, archives, and museums by Karen Smith-Yoshimura( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents results of a survey conducted in October-November 2009 of managers of websites that support the creation of "social metadata," the content generated from certain "social media" features (e.g., tagging, comments, reviews, images, videos, ratings, recommendations, lists, links to related articles, etc.) that support the contribution of user-generated content. The sites that responded to the survey originate from academic libraries and archives, national libraries or archives, non-profit organizations not affiliated with any institution, museums, historical societies, consortia, other cultural institutions, public libraries, plus one botanical garden and one special library
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.11 for Drupal in ... to 0.97 for Drupal in ...)

Alternative Names
Varnum, Ken 1967-

Varnum, Kenneth J.