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Little Science Big Science
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Little Science Big Science

By Price, Derek J. de Solla

Columbia University Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1965. 4th Printing. Softcover. No defects, As New. . This little book applies the scientific method to the study of formal scientific communication, that is, the publication of books, scientific papers, scientific journals, in short, a science of science. It can be said to be one of the first, perhaps the most important of the first, studies in the field of bibliometrics. This is a beautiful copy, Like New, of an important seminal work. 4th Printing. . Paperback Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 118 pages. E4 .

$125.00

Visible Librarian  Asserting Your Value with Marketing and Advocacy
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Visible Librarian Asserting Your Value with Marketing and Advocacy

By Siess, Judith A.

Amer Library Assn Editions. New. 2003. Paperback. New, no defects. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 172 pages. C2 .

$40.00

Information Seeking in Electronic Environments
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Information Seeking in Electronic Environments

By Marchionini, Gary

Cambridge University Press. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1995. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. First endpaper has a corner crease, no other defects. . Cambridge Series on Human-Computer Interaction Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 236 pages. T0 .

$35.00

The Extreme Searcher's Internet Handbook A Guide for the Serious Searcher

By Hock, Randolph

Information Today, Inc.. New. 2013. Paperback. No defects, book is New. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pages. T5 .

$20.00

Information Science: Search for Identity.  Proceedings of the 1972 NATO  Advanced Study Institute in Information Science Held At Seven Springs,  Champion, Pennsylvania, August 12-20, 1972
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Information Science: Search for Identity. Proceedings of the 1972 NATO Advanced Study Institute in Information Science Held At Seven Springs, Champion, Pennsylvania, August 12-20, 1972

By Debons, Anthony, Ed.

Marcel Dekker. Near Fine. 1974. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Maroon boards are a bit bumped and rubbed at extremities, no other defects. . Includes 35 papers, index. SIGNED AND WARMLY INSCRIBED by Debons to Herb White. An important if unappreciated work attempting to shed light on the nature of information science as a discipline. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 491 pages. Signed by Editor. T4 .

$65.00

Libraries, Erotica & Pornography
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Libraries, Erotica & Pornography

By Cornog, Martha

Greenwood. Fine. 1992. Paperback. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Seventeen papers discuss aspects of the general topic. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pages. M4 .

$40.00

Libraries and Automation
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Libraries and Automation

By Markuson, Barbara Evans, Ed.

Washington DC. Washington DC: Library of Congress. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1964. Hardcover. White book covers are somewhat soiled. . Proceedings of the Conference on Libraries and Automation held at Airlie foundation, Warrenton, Virginia, May 26-30, 1963, under sponsorship of the Library of Congress, National Science foundation, and Council on Library Resources, Inc. This is the so-called "White Book," a collection of papers consisting of some of the earliest analytical publications dealing with how libraries might be automated using a computer. Book is SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to "Ron" or Rau" by Don Swanson, information science pioneer and author of the provocative and prescient leadoff paper in the collection, "Design Requirements for a Future Library. " Inscription is dated Oct. 29, '64. Historically important and collectible. . 4to - 11" to 13" tall. 268 pages. Signed by Author. L7 .

$45.00

Research Questions for the Twenty-first Century  Library Trends 51
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Research Questions for the Twenty-first Century Library Trends 51

By Lynch, Mary Jo

Graduate School of Library and Information Science (University of Illinois). Fine. 2003. 1st Edition. Paperback. No defects, book is As New. . The Spring 2003 issue of Library Trends. Nine research areas for the future are thoughtfully discussed in as many scholarly papers. References, index. . Spring 2003 Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 210 pages. M3 .

$30.00

Introductory Concepts in Information Science, Second Edition
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Introductory Concepts in Information Science, Second Edition

By Norton, Melanie J.

Information Today, Inc.. Fine. 2010. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Book is Fine; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . ASIST Monograph Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. M3 .

$35.00

The Value of Information: Collection of Papers Presented At 6th Mid-Year  Meeting
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The Value of Information: Collection of Papers Presented At 6th Mid-Year Meeting

By Atherton, Pauline (Intro. )

Syracuse, NY. Syracuse, NY: American Society for Information Science. Very Good. 1977. 1st Edition. Plastic Comb. A few lightly penciled notes in the text, no other defects. . 39 papers treating various fields and aspects of the problem were presented. Includes three microfiche of the proceedings. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 199 pages. M5 .

$55.00

Little Science Big Science
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Little Science Big Science

By Price, Derek J. De Solla

Columbia University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1965. Softcover. Partially erased owner name to top corner of front cover (see photo) , innocuous name stamp to bottom of title page, minor rubbing to covers, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. First paperback printing. . This little book applies the scientific method to the study of formal scientific communication, that is, the publication of books, scientific papers, scientific journals by authors, in short, a science of science. It was the most important early study in the field of bibliometrics. A solid copy of an important seminal work. 118 pp. Second printing and first paperback printing. . Paperback Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 118 pages. L5 .

$95.00

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 28 (1993)
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Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 28 (1993)

By Williams, Martha E.

Information Today Inc & American Society for Information Science. Fine. 1993. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Book consists of scholarly literature reviews and lengthy bibliographies on a variety of problem areas within information science and technology. Problem areas treated in this volume include: social intelligence, electronic U. S. Government Information, Information Gatekeepers, speech synthesis and recognition, virtual reality, the phenomenon of browsing, environmental scanning, human resource management in libraries, and library and information science education in the United Kingdom. . Annual Review of Information Science & Technology Series. Vol. 28. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 492 pages. L3 .

$30.00

Subject Analysis and Indexing  Theoretical Foundation and Practical Advice
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Subject Analysis and Indexing Theoretical Foundation and Practical Advice

By Fugmann, Robert

INDEKS Verlag. Fine. 1993. Paperback. No defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. As New. . Theoretical foundations of systems of subject analysis and indexing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on half-title page. . Textbooks for Knowledge Organization Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 266 pages. L3 .

$55.00

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 1997 (Vol. 32)
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Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 1997 (Vol. 32)

By Williams, Martha E.

Information Today Inc. Fine. 1998. Hardcover. No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Book consists of scholarly literature reviews and lengthy bibliographies on a variety of problem areas within information science and technology. Problem areas treated in this volume include: evaluation of information systems, visualization of literatures, indexing images, data mining, and information ethics, among others. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 510 pages. L3 .

$35.00

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 1986 (Vol. 21)
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Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 1986 (Vol. 21)

By Williams, Martha E.

Knowledge Industry Pubns & American Society for Information Science. Near Fine. 1986. Hardcover. Owner name on first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Book consists of scholarly literature reviews and lengthy bibliographies on a variety of problem areas within information science and technology. Problem areas treated in this volume include: information needs and uses, subject analysis, software interface, business databases, and environmental information, among others. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 400 pages. L3 .

$30.00

Humanizing Information Technology:  From Ideas to BITS and Back:  Proceedings of the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Society for  Information Science and Technology, Long Beach, CA, October 19-22, 20
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Humanizing Information Technology: From Ideas to BITS and Back: Proceedings of the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Long Beach, CA, October 19-22, 20

By Todd, Ross J.

Information Today Inc. New. 2003. Paperback. New and unread. No defects. . Approximately 100 contributed and refereed papers and dozens more posters are contained in these proceedings, all addressing aspects of the general topic. Filled with provocative ideas and directions for exploring the role of the human in the information transaction. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 556 pages. K4 .

$55.00

Document Retrieval Systems
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Document Retrieval Systems

By Willett, Peter (Ed. )

Taylor Graham. As New. 1988. 1st Edition. Paperback. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Seventeen papers introduce the reader to the problems and issues of document retrieval systems. Organized into five sections: Introduction, Automatic Indexing of documents and Queries, Best Match Searching, Weighting of Search Terms, and Other Research Areas. An excellent collection serving as an excellent introduction to the field. . Foundations of Information Science Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 296 pages. D1 .

$75.00

Understanding Reference Transactions:   Transforming an Art into a Science
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Understanding Reference Transactions: Transforming an Art into a Science

By Saxton, Matthew Locke & John V. Richardson

Academic Press. New. 2002. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A beautiful copy. . Library and Information Science Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 232 pages. C5 .

$40.00

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (Volume 44, 2010)
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Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (Volume 44, 2010)

By Cronin, Blaise

Information Today Inc. New. 2009. Hardcover. No defects. New, still in publisher's shrinkwrap. . Authoritative literature reviews in information science and technology, known for their exhaustive and comprehensive reviews. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 601 pages. C5 .

$35.00

The Philosophy of Information (Library Trends, Winter 2004)
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The Philosophy of Information (Library Trends, Winter 2004)

By Herold, Ken (Ed. )

Graduate School of Library and Information Science (University of Illinois). As New. 2004. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects. Book is As New. . Sixteen papers discuss aspects of the general topic. A fascinating introduction to the subject. The bibliographies accompanying the papers are alone worth the purchase price. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. C3 .

$60.00

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