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Cites & Insights 15: 2015 By Walt Crawford
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Cites & Insights 15 (2015) combines all eleven issues into a single paperback volume, including indexes. The year is especially strong on open access (including the most complete survey ever done... More > of gold OA activity) but also includes major essays on the Google Book Project, books, social networks, fair use and more.< Less
Cites & Insights 9: 2009 By Walt Crawford
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Cites & Insights 9: 2009 includes all 13 issues of the ejournal--the largest volume to date. The paperback includes a contents list with the articles in each issue. Special features in this... More > volume include the heart of three books, issue-length essays on the Google Books settlement and library access to scholarship and an updated discursive glossary.< Less
Balanced Libraries: Thoughts on Continuity and Change By Walt Crawford
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A library system that stands still is unbalanced and headed for trouble. A library staff obsessed with Hot New Things and aiming for new users at the expense of familiar services and existing patrons... More > is unbalanced and headed for trouble. Very few libraries fall into either extreme, but sometimes it seems as though we’re urged toward one extreme. This book grew, indirectly, out of discussions surrounding and emanating from “Library 2.0”—the ideas, the set of initiatives and the term itself. I believe those discussions have shifted toward more balanced approaches. This book aims to develop and continue those discussions. It is divided into three sections, not including the first and last two chapters. Three chapters discuss the library and its community. Four chapters discuss barriers to change. The remainder of the book discusses positive aspects of change.< Less
Open Access and Libraries By Walt Crawford
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Essays from Cites & Insights, 2001-2009. The complete, unaltered text of more than 30 essays related to open access and library access to scholarship, with a brief introduction. No index.
Open Access and Libraries By Walt Crawford
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Essays from Cites & Insights, 2001-2009. The complete, unaltered text of more than 30 essays related to open access and library access to scholarship, with a brief introduction. No index.
Cites & Insights 12: 2012 By Walt Crawford
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Volume 12 of Cites & Insights, calendar year 2012, includes 12 issues. Features include an investigation of public library closures (or, rather, non-closures), a two-part essay on fair use, a... More > three-year roundup on the failed Google Book settlement, a two-parter on blogging, and sections related to Give Us a Dollar and We'll Give You Back Four (2012-13), a study of public library benefits.< Less
Cites & Insights 14: 2014 By Walt Crawford
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Volume 14 (2014) of Cites & Insights includes essays on ebooks (and print books, textbooks, libraries), magazines, futurism and more--but the biggest group concerns open access, including three... More > essays on access and ethics, one relating to Elsevier--and three original research essays under the umbrella title Journals and "Journals" that look in detail at Beall's list, the Directory of Open Access Journals and OASPA. This volume includes the fourth essay in that series, which begins the January 2015 issue.< Less
Cites & Insights 8: 2008 By Walt Crawford
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All twelve issues of Cites & Insights Volume 8 in one convenient paperback--with a wraparound color cover (taken in Scotland). Differs from individual issues only in that photos are converted to... More > grayscale. The price has been set based on the supposition that what few copies are sold are specifically to supporters of C&I and C&I Books.< Less
Your Library Is... A Collection of Library Sayings By Walt Crawford
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Many public libraries have sayings--mottoes or slogans--describing what they are or how they see themselves. This collection brings together all the library sayings I could find in scanning 9,000+... More > U.S. public library websites in the summer of 2013: 1,137 unique mottoes and slogans, and another 88 mottoes and slogans shared by 205 libraries. You may find it inspiring. You should find it revealing. It's a book best browsed a few pages at a time.< Less
Your Library Is... A Collection of Library Sayings By Walt Crawford
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Many public libraries have sayings--mottoes or slogans--describing what they are or how they see themselves. This collection brings together all the library sayings I could find in scanning 9,000+... More > U.S. public library websites in the summer of 2013: 1,137 unique mottoes and slogans, and another 88 mottoes and slogans shared by 205 libraries. You may find it inspiring. You should find it revealing. It's a book best browsed a few pages at a time. This DRM-free PDF has bookmarks for chapter headings and subheadings and for each state.< Less