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Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.)

Works: 385 works in 579 publications in 1 language and 20,764 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  Blogs  Case studies  Games  Electronic games 
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Scenario planning for libraries by Joan Giesecke( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In scenario planning, you develop stories about possible futures. Stories encourage an imaginative team approach to designing strategies that move the organization forward no matter what the future holds. You may apply scenario planning in a large-scale stategic overhaul, as described in the case study of Arlington County (Virginia) Public Libraries, or you may use it to address a specific issue, as described in the consideration of a student technology fee at a major research university." "Scenario Planning for Libraries applies this successful model from the business world to the unique library environment."--Jacket
Information imagineering : meeting at the interface by Milton T Wolf( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using LibGuides to Enhance Library Services : a LITA Guide by Aaron W Dobbs( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The easy-to-use tools in Springshare's LibGuides help you organize webpages, improve students' research experience and learning, and offer an online community of librarians sharing their work and ideas. Editors Dobbs, Sittler, and Cook have recruited expert contributors to address specific applications, creating a one-stop reference. Readers will be able to create subject guides that achieve the full potential of LibGuides with advice on such topics as Learning from the best-a showcase of 28 LibGuides with exceptional design and pedagogy Collaborating with faculty to embed LibGuides in course management systems Creating a customized look to your LibGuides with design flair and enhanced functionality Getting ready for smart-phone users with a plan for the mobile web Setting up Google Analytics on a LibGuide site Teaching with LibGuides
Information technology and libraries by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Cloud-Based Services for Your Library by Erik T Mitchell( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on his first-hand experiences migrating the IT infrastructure of Wake Forest University's Z. Smith Reynolds Library, Mitchell's book bridges the gap between organizational and technical issues in decision making for cloud computing in libraries. The guidance he provides will help librarians select the cloud computing solution that is right for their library while matching staff expertise to the customization involved. Written for both librarians and IT staff, this book includes: Specific information about the technical requirements, capabilities, and limitations of different cloud approaches ; Coverage of organizational factors, institutional capacity, cost, and other important considerations ; An examination of software-as-a-service (SaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solutions that are relevant to library information systems ; Discussions about legal and policy issues. By exploring specific examples of cloud computing and virtualization, this book allows libraries considering cloud computing to start their exploration of these systems with a more informed perspective"--The publisher
Web analytics strategies for information professionals : a LITA guide by Tabatha Farney( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farney and McHale address the distinctive needs of libraries' educational mission with specific advice on how to use web analytics in a library setting
Implementing virtual reference services : a LITA guide by Beth C Thomsett-Scott( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Social web technologies present an often confusing array of options for answering user reference questions. Applying 20 years experience as a reference librarian working throughthe development of virtual reference and the integration of new tools and technologies into the industry, Thomsett-Scott lays out how libraries are using vendor services such as LibraryH3lp, LibAnswers, and Text a Librarian, as well as free tools like Twitter and Google Voice for their reference needs. Practitioners offer details on virtual reference services such as Twitter Search, instant messaging services such as Google Voice and Chat, and collaborative services such as My Info Quest.", 4/11/13
Using massive digital libraries : a LITA guide by Andrew Weiss( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The creation of massive digital libraries is your existential crisis. After all, some say they may lead to the demise of traditional libraries. Recognizing libraries as a "big idea" that has been implemented in many ways over thousands of years, author Andrew Weiss is not so gloomy. He explores the question of how libraries will adapt, applying and using massive digital libraries. Using the authors criteria for a massive digital libraries, you'll have a firm understanding of their characteristics. You'll track the path of Google Books and the early proponents of the Very Large Digital Library as it met the protests of the scholarly communication community. You'll learn about library practices of the massive digital libraries and how traditional libraries are developing applications, with coverage such as: comparing the collection development approaches of Google Books and Hathi Trust Appplications, such as MDL for research in digital humanities, catalog integration through the Google Book API, Culturenomics and the Google Ngram viewer. 4 case studies of library projects with Google Books"--
Journal of library automation by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cumulative contents and abstracts of the Journal of Library Automation. News of the Association, general news items, and book reviews are not included
Closing the catalog : proceedings of the 1978 and 1979 Library and Information Technology Association institutes by D. Kaye Gapen( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Proceedings of the 1978 and 1979 Library and Information Technology Association institutes."
Authority control : the key to tomorrow's catalog : proceedings of the 1979 Library and Information Technology Association Institutes by Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.)( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serials automation for acquisition and inventory control by William Gray Potter( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Papers from the Institute Milwaukee, September 4-5, 1980 Library and Information Technology Association, American Library Association."
Using interactive technologies in libraries( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective blogging for libraries by Connie Crosby( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how blogging can be used to enhance the library-user connection, with an overview of blogging and tips on how librarians can use a blog to promote programs, build a broader user base, and highlight collection changes
LITA newsletter by Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.)( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library perspectives on NREN, the National Research and Education Network( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Usability assessment of library-related Web sites : methods and case studies by Nicole Campbell( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaming in libraries by Kelly Nicole Czarnecki( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether gaming is already a crucial part of your library's core services or it's only just been introduced, this do-it-yourself new resource will give you the practical tools you need to organize, implement, and market successful gaming events for users of all ages. Author Kelly Czarnecki shows you how to host gaming events for all different types of users. You'll learn to select systems and resources best suited to your library and budget, plan programs, and develop a circulating collection. Czarnecki gives you step-by-step instruction for implementing an array of different programs, including video games, board games, magic gatherings, Guitar Hero Fests, and more. You'll also find helpful techniques and best practices for marketing your gaming program and evaluating its success, as well as examples and insight from librarians running highly successful gaming programs. This easy-to-follow "Tech Set" title gives you the guidance you need to satisfy current and new users with exciting and educational gaming services
User experience (UX) design for libraries by Aaron Schmidt( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

User experience (UX) characterizes how a person feels about using a product, system or service. UX design incorporates the practical aspects of utility, ease of use and efficiency to make your web design and functionality decisions with patrons in mind. This results in a better design, a more intuitive interface, and a more enjoyable experience. This book shows you how to get there by providing hands-on steps and best practices for UX design principles, practices, and tools to engage with patrons online and build the best web presence for your library. You'll find out how to conduct a usability test, perform a card sort, make decisions on how to build the architecture of your site, create personas as a cornerstone of your website planning process, create a content strategy, and perform an experience-based evaluation of your site
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Scenario planning for libraries
Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Library Association. Information Science and Automation Division

American Library Association Information Science and Automation Division

American Library Association Library and Information Technology Association

American library association Libray and insormation technology association


L.I.T.A. (Library and Information Technology Association)

L.I.T.A. (Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.))

Library and Information Technology Association

Library Information Technology Association (U.S.)


LITA (Library and Information Technology Association)

LITA (Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.))

English (133)

Information imagineering : meeting at the interfaceUsing interactive technologies in librariesEffective blogging for librariesUsability assessment of library-related Web sites : methods and case studiesGaming in libraries