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Applications of Social Research Methods to Questions in Information and Library Science

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For many practitioners, best practices are often developed through significant amounts of direct experience. However, they can also be developed through the examination and application of research findings. By critically assessing existing studies within library and information science, both aspiring and experienced professionals can acquire a deeper understanding of avail ...more
Paperback, 421 pages
Published May 1st 2009 by Libraries Unlimited (first published April 30th 2009)
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a much-belated book challenge!! i am sorry it took me so long to do this, but i was soooo bored with the book i never even finished reading it and then all these other things got in the way, but once i actually sat down with it, it was not so bad at all! i just hope it was worth waiting for. please say it is!

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Sep 06, 2013 rated it really liked it
Very helpful for a master's level library science course.
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Aug 04, 2017 rated it really liked it
Very helpful for developing a case study methodology for my LIS master's thesis. Great reference book for LIS research methodologies
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Shelves: libraries
Clearly explains a wide variety of methods and offers fascinating examples from LIS literature.
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Actually pretty informative, all boring evidence to the contrary.
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