A Chronology of Librarianship, 1960-2000 by Jeffrey M. Wilhite

By Jeffrey M. Wilhite

A Chronology of Librarianship, 1960-2000 keeps the paintings of Josephine Smith in her unique Chronology of Librarianship (Scarecrow, 1968). It updates and completes her paintings as much as 2000, paying unique consciousness to the development made on technological and foreign fronts that experience considerably altered the position and serve as of the librarian, in particular the increase of the web within the Nineteen Nineties. The ramifications of this new point of world connectedness and of the hot function of the librarian are of fundamental trouble for writer Jeffrey M. Wilhite.

This e-book covers all parts of library literature that tell the historical past of librarianship and levels over a number of continents. Its huge scope lends itself to extensive use via students and scholars of library heritage and library literature. The chronology is gifted in a dictionary structure and separated into many years. it really is complemented via a finished bibliography and identify index.

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