Author: United Nations Office in Geneva
Publisher: United Nations Publications
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Political Science
The International Geneva Yearbook is an essential reference source on international activities and organizations in Geneva. This comprehensive Yearbook includes information on activities, people and addresses of United Nations bodies; specialized agencies and other organizations with different statutes; non-governmental organizations, research and educational institutions; and the permanent missions. It also includes a series of articles in which eminent specialists offer their views and comments on the latest political, legal, social and economic issues being discussed in Geneva. This publication includes two comprehensive indexes in French and in English of the people and the institutions and a calendar of meetings.
Business Information Markets 2004-2005 is your guide to the lucrative business and professional information content business. The Simba research team appllies its unparalleled brand of competitive analysis to such vertical markets as: -credit information services-legal, tax and public record information services-financial news and research-brokerage information services-marketing information services-healthcare information services Simba has covered the business and professional information services market for more than 20 years, providing strategic intelligence on underlying trends as well as critical metrics and forecasts that pinpoint growth opportunities and warn of risks that lie ahead. This report includes extensively researched profiles of more than 25 key information industry players--public, private and non-profit. Simba's analysts go beyond annual reports and press releases to construct an informed analysis of the future direction of each company and the industry as a whole.
Author: Simba Information Inc., Staff
Publisher: R.R. Bowker, LLC
Release Date: 2005-04-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
"Publishing for Professional Markets is the only report of its kind, covering the $15 billion U.S. professional publishing market with full breakdowns by market segment and major media. This report is an essential tool for executives who need to understand the business strategies driving publishing revenues in the medical, legal, scientific/technical, and business markets.This invaluable reports covers: Books Journals Newsletters & looseleafsOnline services databases/directoriesLearn which of these media are forecast to post the strongest growth over the next three years, and what's fueling that growth. Complete with profiles of 30 leading commercial, association, and university press publishers that detail key strategic and financial performance."
This easy-to-read handbook reveals insider insights and helpful hints about: Christian publishing industry trends, alternatives to traditional publishing, planning your custom publishing project, marketing your book.
Author: Primary Research Group
Publisher: Primary Research Group Inc
Release Date: 2004
Law Library Benchmarks presents data from more than 65 law libraries, including those of major law firms, law schools, government agencies and courthouses. Data is broken out by type of law library. The mean number of libraries per law firm participant was 3.41. Includes detailed data on: use of librarian time in the law library, library dimensions and physical and "e-traffic" to the library, trends in library staff size, salaries and budget, precise statistics on use of librarian time, spending trends in the library content budget, spending on specific types of legal information such as state and local codes or legal journals, spending on databases and commercial online services, use of and plans for CD-ROM, parent organization management's view of the future of the law library, assessment of library resources for analyzing the business side of law, assessment of attorney search skills, trends in use of reference materials and much more.
Author: The Taft Group
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
Release Date: 2004-02
Genre: Business & Economics
With libraries under the gun to provide more and better services, and with fewer resources in many cases, they need to come up with innovative and reliable ways to fund new initiatives. Providing targeted access to the most promising major givers, The Big Book of Library Grant Money 2004-2005 is the largest directory available, pulled from an authoritative and up-to-the-minute database of library-specific funders. This forward-looking edition includes more than 2,400 private and corporate foundations and givers that have either indicated an interest in giving money to libraries or have already done so. Organized by state, potential donors in The Big Book are profiled with contact and portfolio information, past contributions summary and analysis, and application information. With historical data, you can track contributions and assets and predict future giving patterns. Offering you the most "hooks" for connecting with actual people, The Big Book also provides contact information for more than16,000 foundation officers and directors. Over 1,000 library recipients are also listed, making it possible to connect with peers in other libraries who have successfully worked with funders. As an added feature, ALA's own development office experts have included tips on winning grants for libraries. Tailored to be the definitive sourcebook for identifying library-friendly givers, the 2004-2005 edition is a must-have for libraries seeking a share of the more than 13.8 billion dollars set aside by Big Book givers. With more than 30 years of experience, The Taft Group is a leading publisher of reference works on the philanthropic activities of wealthy individuals, corporations, and foundations.Recognized for the depth and timeliness of its data, Taft publishes print and electronic resources for members of the nonprofit arena, which includes nonprofit organizations, professional fundraisers, prospect researchers, foundations, universities, hospitals, social agencies
Author: J.H. Bowman
Release Date: 2016-04-15
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
This important reference volume covers developments in aspects of British library and information work during the five year period 2001-2005. Over forty contributors, all of whom are experts in their subject, provide an overview of their field along with extensive further references which act as a starting point for further research. The book provides a comprehensive record of library and information management during the past five years and will be essential reading for all scholars, library professionals and students.
Author: Robert Bean
Publisher: YYZ Books
Release Date: 2005
"Image and Inscription features the work of many of Canada's distinguished authors, critics, curators, and artists who are recognized for their contribution to the discourse and practice of photography... it presents the diversity and the changeable milieu of photographic practice and evokes an unanticipated moment in Canadian photography. It also represents an important step in expanding the contemporary authorship on photography in Canada." - adapted from the Introduction by Robert Bean