Cossette (1979)Twenty years later, in 1979 a Canadianstudent named Andre Cossette authored theessay Humanism and libraries: an essay onthe philosophy of librarianship. In it he asksquestions pertaining to library science’sphilosophical underpinnings. Today we stillgrapple with these questions.
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Humanism and Libraries: An Essay on the Philosophy of Librarianship. An Essay on the Shaking Palsy, by James Parkinson, was originally pub- lished as a monograph by Sherwood, Neely, and Jones (London, 1817). It remains now, in conformity to the plan proposed in the commencement of this Essay.
The humanism of the first half of the century is characterized, in general, by an energetic vitality in spreading the new culture, energy that is expressed through various directions: from the recovery of the manuscripts in the capitular libraries to the diffusion of the new discoveries thanks to intense translation works from Greek to Latin; from the promotion of the humanistic message to the.
Bibliography of Writings on the History of Libraries, Librarianship, Information, and Book Culture Fall 2017 By Ed Goedeken. Contents A) United States B) Non-U.S. Western Hemisphere C) Europe D) Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Other E) History of Books, Reading, Information and Book Culture.
Library science (often termed library studies, library and information science, bibliothecography) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, information technology, education, and other areas to libraries; the collection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information resources; and the political economy.
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Ranganathan Killed the Library Theorist I have been thinking a lot about the philosophical underpinnings of librarianship lately and recently reread Andre Cossette’s essay: Humanism and Libraries: An Essay on the Philosophy of Librarianship, (1976) which was recently translated from French by Rory Litwin, and is available from Litwin’s Library Juice Press.