August :  Internet Technologies and Information Services

Author(s) : Joseph B. Miller

Relevant Unit(s) :

Computer Engineering, Level 5 Diploma


The Internet has enabled the convergence of all things information-related. This book provides essential, foundational knowledge of the application of Internet and web technologies in the information and library professions.

  • Covers a broad spectrum of Internet technologies within the context of knowledge and skills needed by LIS students and professionals in related fields
  • Identifies key issues related to the use of Internet technologies in libraries and other information organizations
  • Helps students understand and apply the basic vocabulary and principles of computer software, hardware, and networks
  • Identifies the various roles that the web, social media, and mobile 2.0 play in the context of libraries and the LIS profession