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The evolution of the information and knowledge professions was shaped over time
by key technological advances and innovations, such as the invention of papers,
the development of the printing press, the computer, the Internet, and the World
Wide Web. Foundations of the Information and Knowledge Professions covers topics
deemed essential for students at the graduate and undergraduate level who are seeking
to join the profession. The authors cover key developments from the Library of
Alexandria through contemporary libraries and digital technological platforms. more... about Foundations of the Information and Knowledge Professions