News Search, Blogs and Feeds: A Toolkit by Lars Vage

News Search, Blogs and Feeds: A Toolkit

byLars Vage, Lars Iselid

Kobo ebook | September 27, 2010

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This book is about news search and monitoring. Aimed at professionals with a strategic need of monitoring the surrounding world, users with a need to find the best news sources, monitoring services and news search strategies and techniques will benefit from reading this book. The main purpose is to present a practical handbook with an analysis of readily available tools, blending with passages of a theoretical nature. It is also useful for students at LIS programmes and related information programmes and for librarians and information professionals. The authors aim to aid the reader in reaching a greater understanding of the core in news search and monitoring.

  • Presents effective tools to evaluate news search engines and databases
  • Harness the power of RSS (Real Simple Syndication) feeds in online news search and monitoring
  • Learn how to navigate and critically question the news found in the blogosphere
Title:News Search, Blogs and Feeds: A ToolkitFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 27, 2010Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1780631812

ISBN - 13:9781780631813

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