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'''List of Textbooks Being Used in Archival, LIS, and Related Courses: A Comparative Tool'''
'''List of Textbooks Being Used in Archival, LIS, and Related Courses: A Comparative Tool for Curriculum Development'''

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List of Textbooks Being Used in Archival, LIS, and Related Courses: A Comparative Tool for Curriculum Development



Archival Reference

  1. Pugh. Providing Reference Services

Foundations and Fundamentals

  1. Benedict. Ethics + Archival Profession
  2. Brundage. Where these Memories Grow
  3. Connerton. How Societies Remember
  4. Daniels. A Modern Archives Reader
  5. Finch. Advocating Archives
  6. O'Toole. Understanding Archives and Manuscripts
  7. Roe. Arranging and Describing Archives
  8. SAA. Describing Archives
  9. Steedman. Dust: Archive and Culture History
  10. Wilsted. Managing Archival and Manuscript


  1. Information Representation and Retrieval in Digital | Book Review


  1. Researcher’s Guide to American Genealogy. 3rd ed. Greenwood Publishing, 2000. ISBN 0806316217. | Book Review

Oral History

  1. Baum, Willa K. Transcribing and Editing Oral History. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 1991. | Book Review
  2. Charlton, Thomas L. Oral History for Texans. 2nd ed. Austin, TX: Texas Historical Commission, 1985. | Book Review
  3. Ericson, Stacy A. Field Notebook for Oral History.. 4th ed. Rev. Troy Reeves. Boise, ID: Idaho Oral History Center, 2001. | Book Review
  4. Grele, Ronald J. Envelopes of Sound: The Art of Oral History. 2nd ed. Rev. Chicago: Precedent Publishing, 1985. | Book Review
  5. Mercier, Laurie, and Buckendorf, Madeline. "Using Oral History in Community History Projects." 1992. | Book Review
  6. Neuenschwander, John A. "Oral History and the Law." 3rd ed. 2002. | Book Review
  7. "Oral History Evaluation Guidelines." 2nd ed. 1991. | Book Review
  8. Ritchie, Donald A. Doing Oral History. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1994. | Book Review
  9. Sitton, Thad, Davis, O.L. Jr., and Mehaffy, George. Oral History: A Guide for Teachers (and Others). Austin: University of Texas Press, 1983. | Book Review
  10. Sommer, Barbara W., and Quinlan, Mary Kay. The Oral History Manual. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2002. | Book Review
  11. Texas Historical Commission. Fundamentals of Oral History: Texas Preservation Guidelines. | Book Review
  12. Yow, Valerie R. Recording Oral History: A Practical Guide for Social Scientists. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1994. | Book Review

Computing and Web Design

  1. Computer Concepts: New Persp. 10th ed. | Book Review
  2. Castro. HTML, XHTML and CSS: Visual Quickstart Guide
  3. Cederholm. Bulletproof Web Design
  4. Fehily. SQL: Visual Quickstart Guide
  5. Gerantabee. Dynamic Learning Flash CS3
  6. Harold. XML 1.1 Bible
  7. Kroenke. Database Processing
  8. Krug. Don't Make Me Think!
  9. Lemay. Teach Yourself HTML & CSS | Book Review
  10. Lightstone. Physical Database Design
  11. Microsoft. Networking Essentials
  12. Microsoft. ALS Networking Essiential Plus
  13. Perkins. ActionScript 3.0 for Adobe Flash CS3 PRO
  14. Ramakrishnan. Database Management Systems
  15. Rosenfeld. Information Architecture for the World Wide Web
  16. Schwartz. Learning Perl. 4th ed. | Book Review
  17. Ullman. PHP and MYSQL For Dynamic Web Sites
  18. Wilson. Computers in Libraries | Book Review
  19. Wilson. Library Web Sites
  20. Yarger. Managing and Using MYSQL


Academic Librarianship

  1. Changing Academic Library | Book Review


  1. Rubin. Planning for Library Services...Disabilities


  1. American Library Association. Anglo-American Cataloging Rules
  2. Chan. Cataloging and Classification
  3. Haynes. Unlocking Mysteries of Cataloging
  4. Intner. Standard Cataloging for School and Public Libraries
  5. Sheila Intner & Jean Weihs. Standard Cataloging for School and Public Libraries. 4th ed. Libraries Unlimited, 2007. ISBN 1-59158-378-0. | Book Review
  6. Ferguson. MARC/AACR2/Authority Control
  7. Taylor. Introduction to Cataloging and Classification

Children and Young Adults

  1. American Association of School Librarians. Information Power: Building Partners
  2. American Association of School Librarians. Information Power-Planning Guide
  3. Bauer. Caroline Bauer's New Handbook for Storytellers
  4. Evans. Developing Library and Information Centers
  5. Everhart. Controversial Issues in School
  6. Essentials of Children's Literature. 6th ed. (Lynch-Brown). | Book Review
  7. Everhart. Evaluating the School Library Media Center
  8. Hughes. School Reform and School Library Media...
  9. Patrick Jones, Michele Gorman, Tricia Suellentrop. Connecting Young Adults And Libraries: A How-to-Do-It Manual For Librarians. 3rd ed. ISBN 1555705081. | Book Review
  10. Krashen. Power of Reading: Insights from Research
  11. Rebecca J. Lukens, A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature. 8th ed. ISBN 0205492185, ISBN 978-0205492183. | Book Review
  12. Macdonald. Storyteller's Start-up Book
  13. Morris. Administering School Library Media Centers
  14. Pink. Whole New Mind
  15. Roleff. Censorship: Opposing Viewpoints
  16. Sullivan. Fundamentals of Children's Services

Digital Divide

  1. Osborne. From Outreach to Equity.


  1. Blazek. Humanities: Select Guide to Information Sources

Information Literacy

  1. Clark. E-Learning and the Science of Instruction
  2. Forte. Curriculum and Project Planner
  3. Grassian. Information Literacy Instruction
  4. Hernon. Action Plan for Outcomes Assessment

Information Security

  1. Egan. Executive Guide to Information Security
  2. Solomon. Information Security Illuminated
  3. Westby. International Guide to Cyber Security
  4. Westby. Roadmap to an Enterprise Security Program

Introductory LIS Courses

  1. Introduction to Public Librarianship. | Book Review
  2. Introductory Concepts in Information Science. ASIS Monogram Series. Medford N.J. Information Today. ISBN 1-57387-087-0. | Book Review
  3. The New Information Professional: How to Thrive in the Information Age Doing What You Love. Chandos. ISBN: 1843340879. | Book Review
  4. Buschman. Library as Place
  5. Eberhart, G. M. The Whole Library Handbook. 4th ed. American Library Association, 2006. ISBN: 0838909159. | Book Review
  6. Hahn. Historical Studies in Information Science
  7. Katzer. Evaluating Information
  8. McCook. Introduction to Public Librarianship
  9. Rubin, Richard. Foundations of Library & Information Science. 2nd ed. Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc., 2004. ISBN 1-55570-550-2. | Book Review

Indexing and Abstracting

  1. Lancaster, F.W. Indexing and Abstracting in Theory and Practice. 3rd ed. Champaign, Illinois: University of Illinois, 2003. ISBN 0-98945-122-6. | Book Review

Legal Librarianship

  1. Mersky. Fundamentals of Legal Research


  1. Library and Information Center Management by Stueart, 7th ed. | Book Review
  2. Library Marketing That Works! | Book Review
  3. Bates. Building and Running Successful Research
  4. Bennis. On Becoming a Leader
  5. Berman. Financial Intelligence
  6. Daft. Management
  7. Dolnick. Essential Friends of Libraries
  8. Drucker. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  9. Evans. Developing Library and Information Centers
  10. Evans. Management Basics for Information Professionals
  11. Griffin. Fundamentals of Management
  12. Hesselbein. Leader of the Future
  13. Magretta. What Management Is
  14. Mayo. Staffing for Results: Guide to Work
  15. McCabe. Planning the Modern Public Building
  16. McClure. Planning and Role Setting for Public Libraries
  17. Moore. Successful Library Trustee Handbook
  18. Nelson. Creating Policies for Results
  19. Nelson. Managing for Results
  20. Nelson. New Planning for Results
  21. Smith. Legacies for Libraries
  22. Steele. Becoming a Fundraiser BECOMING A FUNDRAISER
  23. Stueart. Library Information Center Management
  24. Trotta. Managing Library Outreach Programs
  25. Wallace. Library Evaluation
  26. Weingand. Administration of the Small Public Library
  27. Weiss. Evaluation
  28. Wolfe. Library Public Relations
  29. Woodward. Creating a Customer-Driven Library
  30. Young. Library Trustee: A Practical Guide

Medical Librarianship

  1. Intro to Reference Sources in the Health Sciences | Book Review


  1. Draze. Project Planner
  2. Durrance. How Libraries and Librarians
  3. Edupress. Quick Flip Questions for Critical Thinking
  4. Fitzpatrick. Program Evaluation
  5. Hernon. Comparative Perspectives...
  6. Shapiro. Information Rules
  7. Strauss. Handbook of Business Information

Patron Privacy

  • Westby. International Guide to Privacy

Rare Book Librarianship

  1. Carter. ABC for Book Collectors


  1. Bell. Librarian's Guide to Online Searching
  2. Bopp. Reference+Information Services
  3. Cassell. Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century, 2006 edition. | Book Review
  4. Kuniavsky. Observing the User Experience, 2003 edition | Book Review
  5. Librarian's Guide to Online Searching | Book Review
  6. Mann. Oxford Guide to Library Research
  7. Meadow. Text Information Retrieval Systems
  8. Weinberg. Everything is Miscellaneous

Research Methods

  1. Statistics for People who Hate Statistics. 3rd ed. | Book Review
  2. Babbie, E. The Practice of Social Research. 11th ed. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning, 2006. ISBN 0495093254, ISBN 978-0495093251. | Book Review
  3. Leedy. Practical Research
  4. Matthews. Measuring for Results
  5. Smith. Collecting and Using Public Library Statistics
  6. Trochim. Research Methods Knowledge Base
  7. Walter. Output Measures for Public Library Services
  8. Welkowitz. Introduction to Statisics for Behaviorial Science
  9. Verzani. Using R for Introductory Statistics

Social Sciences

  1. Social Sciences: Cross-Disciplinary. 3rd ed. (Herron). | Book Review


  1. Hoffer. Modern Systems Analysis and Design
  2. Stair. Succeeding with Technology
  3. Walters. Essential Guide to Computing

Technical Services

  1. Burke, John J. Library Technology Companion. 2nd edition. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc., 2006. | Book Review
  2. G. Edward Evans, Sheila S. Intner, Jean Weihs. Introduction to Technical Services. 7th ed. Libraries Unlimited, 2002. ISBN 156308922X, ISBN 978-1563089220. | Book Review
  3. Kochtanek, Thomas R. and Joseph R. Matthews. Library Information Systems: From Library Automation to Distributed Information Access Solutions. ISBN 1-59158-018-8. | Book Review
  4. Lesk. Understanding Digital Libraries
  5. Mayo. Technology for Results
  6. Parsons, J. J., & Oja, D. New Perspectives on Computer Concepts. 10th ed. Cambridge, MA: Thomas, 2007. ISBN 978-1-4239-0610-0, ISBN 1-4239-0610-1. | Book Review
  7. Whitehead. HTML: Your Visual Blueprint for Designing


  1. Kuniavsky. Observing the User Experience
  2. Rubin. Handbook of Usability Testing

Records Management

  1. Shepherd. Managing Records

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