Leadership in Academic and Public Libraries

Written By Petra Düren
Leadership in Academic and Public Libraries
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 September 2013
  • ISBN : 1780633394
  • Pages : 216 pages
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Download or read book entitled Leadership in Academic and Public Libraries by author: Petra Düren which was release on 30 September 2013 and published by Elsevier with total page 216 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. In a time when libraries have to face constant change, this book provides examples and advises on how to lead when change is needed (for example, when quality management is implemented or when libraries have to merge or to relocate). Engaging with how constant change affects leadership in libraries and how leaders in libraries act in times of change, this book is aimed at practitioners and students of Library and Information Science (LIS) alike, and is based on both theory and expert interviews from leaders in academic and public libraries that are in the midst, or are now coming out of a process of change. Provides practical solutions for real change situations and problems in libraries Includes expert interviews Written by a professor with nine years experience as a member the management team for the German National Library of Science and Technology

Leadership in Academic and Public Libraries

Leadership in Academic and Public Libraries
  • Author : Petra Düren
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-09-30
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : In a time when libraries have to face constant change, this book provides examples and advises on how to lead when change is needed (for example, when quality management is implemented or when libraries have to merge or to relocate). Engaging with how constant change affects leadership in libraries and ...

Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries

Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries
  • Author : Tom Diamond
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Drawing from the contributions of 20 academic and public library middle managers, this book reveals knowledge, expertise, and insights on a variety of management topics and responsibilities. * Addresses a wide range of middle management topics such as managing new managers of supervisors in the public library and balancing middle management and ...

The Next Library Leadership

The Next Library Leadership
  • Author : Peter Hernon,Ronald R. Powell,Arthur P. Young
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : This book addresses the shortage of individuals attracted to professional careers in librarianship, and the subsequent consequences for leadership positions....

Bold Minds

Bold Minds
  • Author : Margaret Weaver,Leo Appleton
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Are librarians and libraries relevant in the 21st century? This is a fundamental question and one that presents differing opinions across the many diverse information sectors. If there is a continuing need for libraries and for librarians, then how do library leaders obtain strategic support when there appears to be ...

Library Leadership in the United States and Europe

Library Leadership in the United States and Europe
  • Author : Peter Hernon,Niels Ole Pors
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : This book is the first to examine library and information science leadership in the United States and throughout Europe, providing a critical analysis and comparison of leadership in America versus in Europe and the United Kingdom....

Managing Public Libraries in the 21st Century

Managing Public Libraries in the 21st Century
  • Author : Pat Woodrum
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Prepare yourself for the challenges that are certain to be facing the public library system in the coming years. Managing Public Libraries in the 21st Century predicts the types of management, planning, collections, building, funding and governing structures, and services that will be needed in the 21st century. The contributors ...

Reflecting on the Future of Academic and Public Libraries

Reflecting on the Future of Academic and Public Libraries
  • Author : Peter Hernon,Joseph R. Matthews
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Academic and public libraries are much different today than they were even 15 years ago. And with even bigger changes on the horizon, what lies in store? In this systematic attempt to speak to academic and public librarians about the future of library services, Hernon and Matthews invite a raft of ...

Library Media Leadership in Academic Secondary Schools

Library Media Leadership in Academic Secondary Schools
  • Author : Pauline Anderson
  • Publisher : Hamden, Conn. : Library Professional Publications
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Read online Library Media Leadership in Academic Secondary Schools written by Pauline Anderson, published by Hamden, Conn. : Library Professional Publications which was released on 1985. Download full Library Media Leadership in Academic Secondary Schools Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Leading Libraries How to Create a Service Culture

Leading Libraries  How to Create a Service Culture
  • Author : Wyoma vanDuinkerken,Wendi Kaspar Arant
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2015-04
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Quality leadership is integral to the very future of our profession. And it doesn't only come from the top down. Effective leadership is customer-focused and collaborative, fostering a service culture that invites the involvement of individuals in every part and at every level of the organization, as the authors persuasively ...

Mid Career Library and Information Professionals

Mid Career Library and Information Professionals
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen,Linda Crook
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-12-14
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : As librarians move into the middle of their careers, they are more ready than ever to take on new leadership opportunities. Literature on leadership is expanding in the field of library and information sciences, and more and more seminars and workshops are being offered for new and seasoned leaders. This ...

Leadership in Libraries

Leadership in Libraries
  • Author : Maha Kumaran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-02-23
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : The efforts of ethnic-minority librarians to become leaders in Western libraries are an important topic for any librarian working towards becoming a leader, with issues such as cross-cultural leadership relevant for all aspiring librarians. Leadership in Libraries covers leadership in various areas, provides examples of successful minority leaders in different ...

Leadership Practices and Employee Job Satisfaction in the Academic Libraries of the State University System of Florida

Leadership Practices and Employee Job Satisfaction in the Academic Libraries of the State University System of Florida
  • Author : Diane Welch Kazlauskas
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Read online Leadership Practices and Employee Job Satisfaction in the Academic Libraries of the State University System of Florida written by Diane Welch Kazlauskas, published by which was released on 1993. Download full Leadership Practices and Employee Job Satisfaction in the Academic Libraries of the State University System of Florida Books ...

Free Public Libraries

Free Public Libraries
  • Author : George B. Gow
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1885
  • Total pages : 9
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Read online Free Public Libraries written by George B. Gow, published by which was released on 1885. Download full Free Public Libraries Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Academic Library Research

Academic Library Research
  • Author : Marie L. Radford,Pamela Snelson
  • Publisher : Association of College & Research Libraries
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 315
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Advances in information technology, networked systems, and especially the advent of the Web have driven a rapid and vast change in academic libraries. Almost every aspect of library work has been dramatically impacted by the Web which enabled greatly enhanced remote access to collections and services and has prompted innovations ...

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Author : Philip Calvert
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Approximately ten percent of the U.S. student population (undergraduate and graduate) has a disability; and few if any libraries have failed to comply, at least in part, with federal regulations. But have they stopped to think whether the services they offer actually fit the bill?...