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  • Academic Librarian: Singing in the Rain Part 2by Steve O'Connor

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00

    This is the second part of special issue which contains papers from the second 'Academic librarian' conference: 'Singing in the rain' held March 2010 which focuses on the role of academic libraries in the future. more...

  • Academic Librarianship by Designby Steven J. Bell; John D. Shank

    ALA Editions 2007; US$ 55.00

    Change is unfolding at a furious pace for academic librarians, where even predictions of obsolescence abound. This new vision for designing the future of academic libraries enables librarians to become indispensable partners in the college teaching endeavor by integrating themselves into the instructional process. Learn why enhanced capabilities in... more...

  • The Academic Library Directorby Frank Dandraia

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 40.00

    The Academic Library Director: Reflections on a Position in Transition addresses the changing nature of work and the new demands being placed on academic library directors. The authors?broad range of professional experience offers you unique insight on a management position that is truly in transition. Get inside seasoned professionals?heads to save... more...

  • Active Learning Techniques for Librariansby Andrew Walsh; Padma Inala

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 80.00

    A practical work outlining the theory and practice of using active learning techniques in library settings. It explains the theory of active learning and argues for its importance in our teaching and is illustrated using a large number of examples of techniques that can be easily transferred and used in teaching library and information skills to a... more...

  • Adapting to changeby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2003; US$ 199.00

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  • The Age Demographics of Academic Librariansby Stanley Wilder

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 35.95

    The Age Demographics of Academic Librarians: A Profession Apart discusses the current demographics of librarianship in North America and examines how a huge retiree rate will affect the profession. With the average age of librarians increasing dramatically since 1990, this book examines the changes that will have to take place in your library, such... more...

  • The Agile Librarian's Guide to Thriving in Any Institutionby MICHELYNN MCKNIGHT

    ABC-CLIO 2009; US$ 30.00

    Agile librarians love their work and are appreciated for it. They have expertise in the practice of their profession and in the business of gaining and maintaining influence, as well as in effective marketing and public relations. This useful handbook describes and illustrates proven methods to get your library and information services the attention... more...

  • Ambassadors of the Bookby RaphaŽle Mouren

    De Gruyter Saur 2012; US$ 140.00

    What competences are needed for heritage librarians, and how can they be taught? The management of heritage collections requires a unique mix of knowledge and skills, including expertise in preservation and conservation; heritage policies; acquisitions and collection management; bibliographic description; the materiality of books and other collection... more...

  • The Art of People Management in Librariesby James McKinlay; Vicki Williamson

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 85.00

    This book explores recent trends in human resource management practices and presents options for their application within the special context of libraries, especially academic and research libraries. It lays out a set of the most pressing HR management issues facing senior library leaders in the context of continuous organisational change in the 21st... more...

  • Be a Great Bossby Catherine Hakala-Ausperk

    ALA Editions 2011; US$ 40.00

    To help library managers improve their skills and acumen, renowned speaker and trainer Hakala-Ausperk presents a handy self-study guide to the dynamic role of being a boss. more...