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The Resource Infographics : a practical guide for librarians, Beverley E. Crane

Infographics : a practical guide for librarians, Beverley E. Crane

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Infographics : a practical guide for librarians
Title
Infographics
Title remainder
a practical guide for librarians
Statement of responsibility
Beverley E. Crane
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Designed for librarians who work with all age levels from youngsters to seniors at all educational, reading and language backgrounds, who must fulfill responsibilities that run the gamut from instructing patrons on information literacy skills to using electronic tools to marketing the library to locating funding, Infographics: A Practical Guide for Librarians provides librarians with the following: Section I: Infographics 101 contains definitions, history, importance in today's society, types and examples, advantages and disadvantages, general uses, uses in libraries, tools for creation and design tips. Section II: Practical applications show how to use infographics in academic, public, special and school libraries. Included are visual examples and step-by-step instructions to create two infographics Included in each section are exercises, tables with URLs to more ideas and materials and references. This practical guide will help every type and size of library use infographics as a powerful part in their 21st century game plan. Whether it's marketing the public library, improving students information literacy skills in a school library or showcasing the accomplishments of the academic library, infographics can be a vital part of the library's playbook. The book describes ways to use infographics to: raise funds for a public library, teach critical thinking and 21st century skills in the school library, illustrate why libraries matter by relaying value of academic libraries, market the library, improve information, literacy in academic settings, advocate for resources and services."--From publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crane, Beverley E
Dewey number
020.22/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z678.93.G73
LC item number
C73 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Practical guides for librarians
Series volume
no. 20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library science
  • Charts, diagrams, etc.
  • Communication in library science
  • Visual communication
  • Information visualization
  • Presentation graphics software
Label
Infographics : a practical guide for librarians, Beverley E. Crane
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are infographics? -- Communicating through infographics -- Creating an infographic -- Resources to create infographics -- Teaching with infographics -- Fundraising : an essential goal of any library -- Library partnerships : a win-win combination -- Increase awareness of underutilized and new library services -- Speaking out : creating your own story to advocate for your library -- Bringing it all together : creating your own infographic
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xix, 183 pages
Isbn
9781442260368
Lccn
2015031113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2611043
  • (OCoLC)917356612
  • (OCoLC)ocn917356612
  • 2611043
Label
Infographics : a practical guide for librarians, Beverley E. Crane
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are infographics? -- Communicating through infographics -- Creating an infographic -- Resources to create infographics -- Teaching with infographics -- Fundraising : an essential goal of any library -- Library partnerships : a win-win combination -- Increase awareness of underutilized and new library services -- Speaking out : creating your own story to advocate for your library -- Bringing it all together : creating your own infographic
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xix, 183 pages
Isbn
9781442260368
Lccn
2015031113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2611043
  • (OCoLC)917356612
  • (OCoLC)ocn917356612
  • 2611043
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