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ELIS-3 now available online

Apr 2, 2010

The third edition of the _Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences_ is now available online through the University Library:

http://www.library.illinois.edu/orr/get.php?instid=989207

Edited by Marcia J. Bates and Mary Niles Maack, ELIS-3 is a very different work from the second (2003) edition.  Over three-fourths of the entries are new.  ELIS-3 covers the following disciplines: archival science; bibliography; document and genre theory; informatics; information systems; knowledge management; library and information science; museum studies; records management; and social studies of information.