Recent Book Reviews

Philip Barker


Please use the links below to access reviews of some of the really wonderful books that I have had the opportunity to read.  Most of these, in one way or another, relate to my research and teaching interests.
Delivering E-learning for Information Services in Higher Education
Author: Paul Catherall
Publisher: Chandos Publishing Location: Oxford, UK 
ISBN: 1-84334-088-7 Date: 2005 
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Knowledge Management - Cultivating Knowledge Professionals
Author: Suliman Al-Hawamdeh
Publisher: Chandos Publishing Location: Oxford, UK 
ISBN: 1-84334-037-2 Date: 2004 
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Electronic Resources in the Virtual Learning Environment - a Guide for Librarians
Author: Jane Secker
Publisher: Chandos Publishing Location: Oxford, UK 
ISBN: 1-84334-059-3 Date: 2004 
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Weblogs in Libraries
Author: Laurel A. Clyde
Publisher: Chandos Publishing Location: Oxford, UK 
ISBN: 1-84334-085-2 Date: 2004 
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Building an Electronic Resource Collection - a Practical Guide
Authors: Stuart D. Lee and Frances Boyle
Publisher: Facet Publishing Location: London, UK 
ISBN: 1-85604-531-5 Date: 2004 
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Metadata: for Information Management and Retrieval
Author: David Haynes
Publisher: Facet Publishing Location: London, UK 
ISBN: 1-85604-489-0 Date: 2004 
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Distance Learning and University Effectiveness: Changing Educational Paradigms for Online Learning
Editors: Caroline Howard, Karen Schenk and Richard Discenza
Publisher: Information Science Publishing Location: Hershey, PA, USA 
ISBN: 1-59140-221-2 Date: 2004 
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Instructional Design in the Real World - a View from the Trenches
Editor: Anne-Marie Armstrong
Publisher: Information Science Publishing Location: Hershey, PA, USA 
ISBN: 1-59140-183-6 Date: 2004
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From Publishing to Knowledge Networks - Reinventing Online Knowledge Infrastructures
Author: Alexander Hars 
Publisher: Springer-Verlag  Location: Germany 
ISBN: 3-540-01250-8 Date: 2003
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Performance Support Solutions - Achieving Business Goals Through Enabling User Performance
Author: William Bezanson
Publisher: Trafford Publishing Location: Victoria, BC, Canada 
ISBN: 1-55369-467-8 Date: 2002 
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Delivering Learning on the Net - the Why, What & How of Online Education
Author: Martin Weller 
Publisher: Kogan Page  Location: London
ISBN: 0-7494-3675-1 Date: 2002 
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E-tivities - the Key to Active Online Learning
Author: Gilly Salmon
Publisher: Kogan Page  Location: London
ISBN: 0-7494-3686-7 Date: 2002 
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Designing Computer-Based Learning Materials
Author: Alan Clarke
Publisher: Gower Location: Aldershot
ISBN: 0-56608320-5 Date: 2001 
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Innovation in Open & Distance Learning - Successful Development of Online and Web-based Learning
Authors: Fred Lockwood and Gooley (Eds)
Publisher: Kogan Page  Location: London
ISBN: 0-7494-3476-7  Date: 2001 
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Flexible Learning in a Digital World - Experiences and Expectations
Authors: Betty Collis and Jef Moonen
Publisher: Kogan Page Location: London 
ISBN: 0-7494-3371-X Date: 2001 
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E-moderating: the Key to Teaching and Learning Online
Author: Gilly Salmon
Publisher: Kogan Page Location: London
ISBN: 0-7494-3110-5 Date: 2000 
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How to be an Online Tutor
Author: Julia Duggleby
Publisher: Gower Location: Aldershot 
ISBN: 0-566-08247-0 Date: 2000 
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The Virtual University - The Internet and Resource-Based Learning 
Authors: Steve Ryan, Bernard Scott, Howard Freeman and Daxa Patel
Publisher: Kogan Page Location: London 
ISBN: 0-7494-2508-3 Date: 2000 
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Schooling for Tomorrow - Learning to Bridge the Digital Divide
Author: OECD
Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Location: Paris 
ISBN: 92-64-18288-8 Date: 2000 
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Handbook of Training and Development
Author: A. Landale
Publisher: Gower Location: Aldershot, UK
ISBN: 0-566-08122-9 Date: 1999 
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HTML Manual of Style
Author: Larry Aronson
Publisher: Ziff-Davis Press Location: Emeryville, CA, USA 
ISBN: 1-56276-300-8 Date: 1994 
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If you have written a good book relating to knowledge management, e-learning or the use of computer-based technology for skill and knowledge development, and you would like to have it reviewed, please contact me using the email address below. Alternatively, mail me a copy to the contact address given on my home page - just click the button below.
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This page was last updated on: 12th March, 2005
Email: Philip.Barker@tees.ac.uk