Professional Literature

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 1 June 2004


(2004), "Professional Literature", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 21 No. 5.



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Professional Literature

New Books

Andersen, Deborah Lines (Ed.), Digital Scholarship in the Tenure, Promotion and Review Process, M.E. Sharpe, Armonk, NY, 2004. ISBN: 0765611139.

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (ARIST), Vol. 38, Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2003. ISBN: 1573871850.

Bishop, Ann P., Van House, Nancy A., and Buttenfield, Barbara P. (Eds), Digital Library Use: Social Practice in Design and Evaluation, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2004. ISBN: 0262025442.

Burnett, Ron, How Images Think, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2004. ISBN: 0262025493.

Computers in Libraries 2004 Conference Proceedings, Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2004. ISBN: 1573872075.

Fabos, Bettina, Wrong Turn on the Information Superhighway, Teachers College Press, New York, NY, 2004. ISBN: 0807744743.

Fowler, Susan, Web Application Design Handbook: Best Practices for Web-Based Software, Morgan Kaufman, San Francisco, CA, 2004. ISBN: 1558607528.

Hirko, Buff and Ross, Mary Bucher, Virtual Reference Training: The Complete Guide to Providing Anytime, Anywhere Answers, American Library Association, Chicago, IL, 2004. ISBN: 0838908764.

Hock, Randolph, The Extreme Searcher's Internet Handbook: A Guide for the Serious Searcher, CyberAge Books for Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2004. ISBN: 0910965684.

Internet Librarian 2003 Conference Proceedings, Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2003. ISBN: 1573871966.

KMWorld and Intranets 2003 Conference Proceedings, Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2003. ISBN: 1573871958.

Kovacs, Diane K., Kovacs' Guide to Electronic Library Collection Development: Essential Cores Subject Collections, Selection, Criteria and Guidelines, Neal-Schuman, NY, New York, 2004. ISBN: 1555704832.

Loia, Vincenzo (Ed.), Fuzzy Logic and the Internet, Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Vol. 137, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2004. ISBN: 3540201807.

Lovink, Geert, My First Recession: Critical Internet Culture in Transition, V2/NAI Publishers, Rotterdam, 2003. ISBN: 9056623532.

Mittler, Elmar (Ed.), The Effective Library: Vision, Planning Process and Evaluation I the Digital Age: Documentation of New Library Buildings in Europe, Seminar held in Leipzig, March 2002, Niedersachsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek, Göttingen, 2002. ISBN: 3930457237.

Monroe, Barbara, Crossing the Digital Divide: Race, Writing and Technology in the Classroom, Teacher's College Press, New York, NY, 2004. ISBN: 080774462X

Nikravesh, Masoud (Ed.), Enhancing the Power of the Internet, Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Vol. 139, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2004. ISBN: 3540202374.

Preissl, Brigitte (Ed.), E-Life after the Dot Com Bust, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 2004. ISBN: 379080083X. Sacerdoti, Tod, How to Use Google: The 30 Most Important Tips, Hacks and Tricks, Titanium Books, 2003. ISBN: B0000AUH95 (eBook).

Schneider, Fritz, Blachman, Nancy and Fredricksen, Eric, How to Do Everything with Google, McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, New York, NY, 2003. ISBN: 0072231742.

Srikant, Rayadurgam, The Mathematics of Internet Congestion Control, Birkhauser, Boston, MA and Berlin, 2004. ISBN: 0817632271.

Stivers, Richard, Shades of Loneliness: Pathologies of Technological Society, Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD, 2004. ISBN: 0742530035.

Sturm, Roland and Weinmann, Georg (Eds), The Information Society and the Regions in Europe: A British-German Comparison, Nomos, Baden-Baden, 2000. ISBN: 3789070076.

Taniar, David (Ed.), Web Information Systems, Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, 2004. ISBN: 1591402832.

Tomaiuolo, Nicholas G., The Web Library: Building a World-Class Personal Library with Free Web Resources, CyberAge Books of Information Today, Medford, NJ, 2004. ISBN: 0910965676.

Vicente, Kim J., Human Factor: Revolutionizing the Way People Live with Technology, Routledge, New York, NY, 2004. ISBN: 0415970644

Weber, Steven, Success of Open Source, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2004. ISBN: 0674012925.

Other Resources

The Visual Resources Association announces that "Cataloguing Cultural Objects: A Guide to Describing Cultural Works and Their Images" (known as CC) has been significantly updated. The "new and enhanced version is now available at

"Information Security Governance: A Call to Action" is a new report that urges corporations, nonprofit organizations and higher education institutions to integrate effective information security (ISG) governance programs into their organizational processes. The report details the findings and recommendations of the Corporate Governance Task Force that was created by the National Cyber Security Summit held in December 2003 (see or available at Other contributors to the report include the EDUCAUSE/Internet2 Computer and Network Security Task Force, the Higher Education Information Technology Alliance, and the Network Security Task Force.

The Institute of Scientific Information has released a report or white paper on one aspect of citation analysis on 148 Open Access Science Journals that were listed in the 2002 Journal Citation Reports. Report is available at