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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Identification of Remote Leadership Patterns in Academic and Public Libraries

Identification of Remote Leadership Patterns in Academic and Public Libraries
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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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....

Leadership in Academic Libraries

Leadership in Academic Libraries
  • Author : William G Potter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Total pages : 91
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Here is a fascinating first-hand perspective of the dramatic changes that have occurred in academic library administration over the past five decades. In Leadership in Academic Libraries, distinguished directors of academic and research libraries pay tribute to W. Porter Kellam, Director Emeritus of the University of Georgia, by presenting an ...

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 ...

Leadership and Academic Librarians

Leadership and Academic Librarians
  • Author : Terrence Mech,Gerard B. McCabe
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : The future of academic librarianship is being shaped by the willingness and ability of librarians to lead and to be creative in their responses to the pressures and challenges facing higher education, libraries, and our profession. Leadership is nothing new for librarians. A look at the careers of several librarians ...

Shaping the Future Advancing the Understanding of Leadership

Shaping the Future  Advancing the Understanding of Leadership
  • Author : Peter Hernon
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010-09-14
  • Total pages : 245
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : This book provides an overview of leadership in library and information science (LIS), examines the findings of doctoral students in the Simmons program in Managerial Leadership in the Information Professions, and advocates research in LIS. • Detailed discussions of scenario planning, case studies, and research agendas • Contains contributions from three leading ...

Academic Libraries and Toxic Leadership

Academic Libraries and Toxic Leadership
  • Author : Alma Ortega
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-01-31
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Academic Libraries and Toxic Leadership examines a phenomenon that has yet to be seriously explored. While other so-called feminized professions, such as nursing, have been studied for their tendency to create toxic leadership environments, thus far academic librarianship has not. This book focuses on how to identify a toxic leader ...

Leadership in Academic Libraries Today

Leadership in Academic Libraries Today
  • Author : Bradford Lee Eden,Jody Condit Fagan
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2014-03-14
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : This book connects leadership theories to academic libraries through case studies, analysis of survey results, and action research. By providing library examples of concepts such as transformational leadership, leadership frames, and other theories, the book breaks new ground in helping the profession develop a vision for its future leadership based ...

Leadership in the Library and Information Science Professions

Leadership in the Library and Information Science Professions
  • Author : Mark Winston
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-12-19
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1780633394
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Summary : Safely guide your library into the new millennium! Like so much else in the information professions, leadership styles are being forced to change to meet the demands of technological innovation. Leadership in the Library and Information Science Professions is among the first books to focus on this increasingly important job ...

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 ...