Supervising Staff

Author: Marcia Trotta
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN: 9781555705244
Size: 11.17 MB
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Supervising Staff. Offers tips on managing people, including discussion of the supervisor's role, running work teams, implementing change, managing crisis, and using performance appraisals effectively.

Library And Information Science

Author: Michael F. Bemis
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838911854
Size: 75.62 MB
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Library And Information Science. This unique annotated bibliography is a complete, up-to-date guide to sources of information on library science, covering recent books, monographs, periodicals and websites, and selected works of historical importance. In addition to compiling an invaluable list of sources, Bemis digs deeper, examining the strengths and weaknesses of key works. A boon to researchers and practitioners alike, this bibliography Includes coverage of subjects as diverse and vital as the history of librarianship, its development as a profession, the ethics of information science, cataloging, reference work, and library architecture Encompasses encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, photographic surveys, statistical publications, and numerous electronic sources, all categorized by subject Offers appendixes detailing leading professional organizations and publishers of library and information science literature This comprehensive bibliography of English-language resources on librarianship, the only one of its kind, will prove invaluable to scholars, students, and anyone working in the field.

American Reference Books Annual Vol 38 2007

Author: Shannon Graff Hysell
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591585251
Size: 59.37 MB
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American Reference Books Annual Vol 38 2007 . For the past three decades, ARBA has kept librarians up to date on the latest reference materials by providing high-quality, critical reviews. The 2007 edition of ARBA continues this great tradition by providing users with access to 1,600-plus reviews of both print and online resources, written by more than 400 academic, public, and school librarians who are experts in their field. With coverage of nearly 500 subject disciplines, ranging from the social sciences and humanities to science and technology, users are guaranteed to find information on the latest resources available in the areas they are most trying to expand their collection. With ARBA in hand, collection development librarians can manage their library's high standards of quality, and make the best use of their budget.

Managing Change

Author: Susan Carol Curzon
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN: 9781555705534
Size: 76.92 MB
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Managing Change. Describes an approach to initiate change in a library system along with a collection of fifteen case studies.

Crash Course In Library Supervision

Author: Dennis C. Tucker
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313097003
Size: 59.87 MB
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Crash Course In Library Supervision. Taking a management position in a new library or being promoted to a higher position in your library means a new approach to interpersonal relations. How to make this transition can be a challenge. This book provides the information you need to learn so you can become an effective leader and to recognize and circumvent the legal pitfalls that you may find in your path. Written in reader-friendly language, two seasoned veterans share their experiences and the experiences of others in this introduction to managing people.--Managing a small library requires skills in working with personnel, the library board, patrons, and the key people in the community. Understanding these requirements will help the person with no formal education to be a more effective administrator in this setting.

Job Stress And The Librarian

Author: Carol Smallwood
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786471808
Size: 55.45 MB
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Job Stress And The Librarian. "Practical how-to essays on managing stress as working librarians. Creative methods of diffusing stress are emphasized, adaptive to various types of libraries and job descriptions. Facing budget and staff cuts, increasingly diverse patrons, and rapidly changing technology, librarians have stressful jobs and this collection helps meet a concrete need"--Provided by publisher.

Running A Small Library

Author: John A. Moorman
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN: 9781555705497
Size: 50.54 MB
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Running A Small Library. Provides information on the services, activities, and issues facing small public, college, community college, school, and special libraries.

Staffing The Modern Library

Author: John M. Cohn
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN: 9781555705114
Size: 11.14 MB
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Staffing The Modern Library. Describes the effect new computer technology has on the staffing of a library and includes information on job descriptions, competency-based staffing, and outsourcing.

Resume Writing And Interviewing Techniques That Work

Author: Robert R. Newlen
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN: 9781555705381
Size: 58.64 MB
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Resume Writing And Interviewing Techniques That Work. Intended for those who are starting a career as a librarian, moving, or looking for a new job, this book includes topics, such as: mapping out a strategy for navigating the interview process by researching organizations; rehearsing; dressing for success; developing questions to ask interviewers; etiquette; speaking about yourself; and more.