Front Line Librarianship

Written By Guy Robertson
Front Line Librarianship
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0081027788
  • Pages : 297 pages
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Download or read book entitled Front Line Librarianship by author: Guy Robertson which was release on 28 November 2018 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 297 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Front-Line Librarianship: Life on the Job for Librarians presents a diverse range of observations, viewpoints and useful commentary on the current workplace experiences of librarians and their associates. The book's author presents an unrivalled portrait of front-line librarianship that is based upon his unique experience and voice. Chapters consider workplace matters, the fate of hardcopy books, speechmaking at conferences, the effects of recessions on libraries, continuing education, and corporate gift-giving programs. This book will make an excellent and useful addition to library collections in library science. Tells stories and presents interviews, bringing color and texture to library experience Shows librarianship from the perspective of a long-term practitioner Gives different approaches to a great range of real-life workplace issues

Front Line Librarianship

Front Line Librarianship
  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-28
  • Total pages : 297
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Front-Line Librarianship: Life on the Job for Librarians presents a diverse range of observations, viewpoints and useful commentary on the current workplace experiences of librarians and their associates. The book's author presents an unrivalled portrait of front-line librarianship that is based upon his unique experience and voice. Chapters consider workplace ...

21st Century Access Services

21st Century Access Services
  • Author : Michael J. Krasulski (Jr.),Trevor A. Dawes
  • Publisher : Association of College & Research Libraries
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Read online 21st Century Access Services written by Michael J. Krasulski (Jr.),Trevor A. Dawes, published by Association of College & Research Libraries which was released on 2013. Download full 21st Century Access Services Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Twenty first Century Access Services

Twenty first Century Access Services
  • Author : Michael J. Krasulski (Jr.),Trevor A. Dawes
  • Publisher : Assoc of College and Research
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Access services departments in academic libraries are literally and metaphorically at the front line of 21st century academic librarianship and in both tangible and intangible ways these departments, with their circulation desk roots, are making great strides to facilitate access in an ever changing higher education landscape. Access services departments ...

Leading Professional Development Growing Librarians for the Digital Age

Leading Professional Development  Growing Librarians for the Digital Age
  • Author : Mary H. Moen,Sarah A. Buchanan
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2020-11-30
  • Total pages : 185
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : This book shows how LIS schools and professional organizations can help information professionals to continue their education after finishing formal programs to keep up with the growing demands of the field. As technology rapidly advances, the need for continuing education increases at an accelerating rate. Within 10–12 years of completing formal ...

The Heart of Librarianship

The Heart of Librarianship
  • Author : Michael Stephens
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2016-08-26
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : “While full of tales of innovation, ideas that challenge our practice, and a regular dose of critical thinking, these pages are likewise full of humanism and heart.” Brian Kenney, Director at White Plains Public Library (NY); from the Foreword Adaptation to change that’s based on thoughtful planning and grounded ...

Electronic Resources Librarianship

Electronic Resources Librarianship
  • Author : Holly Talbott,Ashley Zmau
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-08-31
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Electronic Resources Librarianship is a guide that will steer librarians through the intricacies of the daily e-resource grind while giving them the tools to handle even the most complex challenges. The book discusses project planning in an environment of continuous change, as well as advice on passing newly acquired e-resource ...

Librarianship and Human Rights

Librarianship and Human Rights
  • Author : Toni Samek
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-07-21
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : In this book, the reader will encounter a myriad of urgent library and information voices reflecting contemporary local, national, and transnational calls to action on conflicts generated by failures to acknowledge human rights, by struggles for recognition and representation, by social exclusion, and the library institution’s role therein. These ...

Contexts for Assessment and Outcome Evaluation in Librarianship

Contexts for Assessment and Outcome Evaluation in Librarianship
  • Author : Anne Woodsworth,W. David Penniman
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-09-05
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : This themed volume focuses not on the how of undertaking assessment and outcome evaluations, but rather on their successes and failures in various contexts in which these tools have been and will be used....

Introduction to Public Librarianship Third Edition

Introduction to Public Librarianship  Third Edition
  • Author : Kathleen de la Pena McCook,Jenny S. Bossaller,Felton Thomas Jr.
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2018-12-18
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Put simply, there is no text about public librarianship more rigorous or comprehensive than McCook's survey. Now, the REFORMA Lifetime Achievement Award-winning author has teamed up with noted public library scholar and advocate Bossaller to update and expand her work to incorporate the field's renewed emphasis on outcomes and transformation. ...

Examining the Emotional Dimensions of Academic Librarianship Emerging Research and Opportunities

Examining the Emotional Dimensions of Academic Librarianship  Emerging Research and Opportunities
  • Author : Lowe, Megan,Reno, Lindsey M.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-09-13
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Longevity and sustainability in a career field is dependent upon a number of factors. Evaluating the mental and emotional issues that academic librarians face can provide solutions to combat the burnout this field is facing in the wake of so many large-scale industry changes. Examining the Emotional Dimensions of Academic ...

Librarianship and Information Work Worldwide 2000

Librarianship and Information Work Worldwide 2000
  • Author : Maurice Line,Graham Mackenzie,Paul Sturges
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2017-06-12
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Read online Librarianship and Information Work Worldwide 2000 written by Maurice Line,Graham Mackenzie,Paul Sturges, published by Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG which was released on 2017-06-12. Download full Librarianship and Information Work Worldwide 2000 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Integration in the Library Organization

Integration in the Library Organization
  • Author : Christine E Thompson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-02-28
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Bring technical and public services together to create a more user-friendly library! Written for public and technical services librarians, this vital book examines the changes in the profession that have contributed to the integration of the two services. It explores the responsibilities of public and technical services, the effect of ...

Recruiting Training and Retention of Science and Technology Librarians

Recruiting  Training  and Retention of Science and Technology Librarians
  • Author : Patricia A. Kreitz,JoAnn DeVries
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-03
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Since the 1950s there has been a persistent shortage of sci-tech librarians, and as more librarians retire or change positions, the prospect looms that the profession will only depopulate further. Tackling this difficult challenge, Recruiting, Training, and Retention of Science and Technology Librarians gathers together into one source the perspectives ...

Defending Professionalism A Resource for Librarians Information Specialists Knowledge Managers and Archivists

Defending Professionalism  A Resource for Librarians  Information Specialists  Knowledge Managers  and Archivists
  • Author : Bill Crowley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2012-05-15
  • Total pages : 235
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : This book provides overdue guidance for demonstrating and preserving library, information, knowledge, and archival professionalism in American, British, and Canadian communities and organizations....

Spanning the Theory practice Divide in Library and Information Science

Spanning the Theory practice Divide in Library and Information Science
  • Author : William A. Crowley,Bill Crowley
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 241
  • ISBN : 0081027788
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Summary : Reveals how practitioners, consultants, and faculty can derive theories from actual experience and use such theories in solving real world problems. Bill Crowley explores why theory, in particular theory developed by university and college faculty, is too little used in the off-campus world. The volume examines the importance of solving ...