Practical and Effective Management of Libraries

Written By Richard J. Moniz
Practical and Effective Management of Libraries
  • Publsiher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2010
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
  • Pages : 139 pages
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Download or read book entitled Practical and Effective Management of Libraries by author: Richard J. Moniz which was release on 01 January 2010 and published by Chandos Publishing with total page 139 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Tight budgets and smaller staffs have unexpectedly thrust a number of librarians into leadership roles for which they may be unprepared. In this timely new guidebook from experienced library director Richard J. Moniz Jr., both practicing librarians and Library and Information Science (LIS) students are given crucial methods for effective management. Moniz offers tools to improve strategic thinking and enhance decision-making skills, as well as a fundamental explanation of management theory and its practical application in the library environment. There are tips for avoiding common pitfalls, motivating others, fostering diversity, communicating effectively, and understanding the institution's organizational culture.

Practical and Effective Management of Libraries

Practical and Effective Management of Libraries
  • Author : Richard J. Moniz
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-01
  • Total pages : 139
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Tight budgets and smaller staffs have unexpectedly thrust a number of librarians into leadership roles for which they may be unprepared. In this timely new guidebook from experienced library director Richard J. Moniz Jr., both practicing librarians and Library and Information Science (LIS) students are given crucial methods for effective ...

Practical and Effective Management of Libraries

Practical and Effective Management of Libraries
  • Author : Richard Moniz, Jr.
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-01-20
  • Total pages : 158
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Aimed at library science students and librarians with newly assigned administrative duties the book is about improving one’s thinking and decision making in a role as a library manager. Most librarians get very little exposure to management issues prior to finding themselves in a management role. Furthermore, most library ...

Project Management for Libraries

Project Management for Libraries
  • Author : Robin A. Buser,Bruce E. Massis,Miriam Pollack
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-10-02
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Library work often involves coordinating projects with many tasks and many stakeholders where cost and time limitations can be seen as opportunities. Effective project management is worth learning! This book provides library staffers at every level--whether in public, academic, school or special libraries--with the basic tools of project management so ...

The Dysfunctional Library

The Dysfunctional Library
  • Author : Jo Henry,Joe Eshleman,Dr. Richard Moniz
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2018-12-18
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Frankly, it’s not something we like to talk about. There is an unfortunate stigma to acknowledging workplace dysfunction, let alone trying to grapple with the problem. But negative behaviors such as incivility, toxicity, deviant behavior, workplace politics, and team and leadership dysfunction not only make the library a stressful ...

Library Management

Library Management
  • Author : Anil Kumar Dhiman,Yashoda Rani
  • Publisher : Ess Ess Publication
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Total pages : 441
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : This book is meant for practising librarians and students pursuing LIS courses. It covers and addresses all practical problems generally faced in the management of a library. An attempt is made to provide a concise account of different management techniques along with traditional methods of management to train the library ...

Managing Social Media in Libraries

Managing Social Media in Libraries
  • Author : Troy Swanson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-09-24
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Web 2.0 first created a scramble among librarians to participate in Facebook, YouTube, blogs, and other social media applications, and the turn is now towards management and consolidation. Managing Social Media in Libraries explores the developing information environment, the collaboration among library organizations, and the ways social media may convert the ...

The Mindful Librarian

The Mindful Librarian
  • Author : Richard Moniz,Joe Eshleman,Jo Henry,Howard Slutzky,Lisa Moniz
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-26
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : The Mindful Librarian: Connecting the Practice of Mindfulness to Librarianship explores mindfulness, approaching it in such a way as to relate specifically to the many roles or challenges librarians face. Coinciding with the increased need to juggle a variety of tasks, technologies, ebooks, and databases, the new Association of College & ...

Cultivating Civility

Cultivating Civility
  • Author : Jo Henry,Joe Eshleman,Richard Moniz
  • Publisher : ALA Editions
  • Release Date : 2020-01-16
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Filled with beneficial advice on every page, this resource will help libraries be better workplaces for everyone....

Fundamental for the Academic Liaison

Fundamental for the Academic Liaison
  • Author : Richard Moniz,Jo Henry,Joe Eshleman
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : The changing higher education environment requires a new kind of relationship among faculty, academic liaisons, and students. A core resource for any LIS student or academic librarian serving as a liaison, this handbook lays out the comprehensive fundamentals of the discipline, helping librarians build the confidence and cooperation of the ...

Practical Strategies for Academic Library Managers Leading with Vision Through All Levels

Practical Strategies for Academic Library Managers  Leading with Vision Through All Levels
  • Author : Frances C. Wilkinson,Rebecca L. Lubas
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Looking for tips on how to work towards your overall vision while remaining productive on the frontlines? The book gives you fresh ideas for balancing your managerial duties with day-to-day responsibilities in the academic library. • Presents the first approach to managing, leading, and practicing simultaneously • Incorporates chapters written by 10 different ...

Financial Management of Libraries and Information Centers

Financial Management of Libraries and Information Centers
  • Author : Robert H. Burger
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2016-08-22
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Covering everything from auditing and budgeting to contracts, revenue and expenditures, forecasting, and ethics in financial management, this book addresses the full spectrum of topics and skills needed by today's library managers. • Addresses a topic of growing concern to library managers that is applicable to all types of libraries • Offers ...

Practical Evaluation Techniques for Librarians

Practical Evaluation Techniques for Librarians
  • Author : Rachel Applegate
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2013-08-15
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : Evaluation is essential to library management: it provides the data that underlies informed and effective decision-making. This book is a one-volume, how-to guide to library evaluation techniques, planning, and reporting. • Provides specific directions for writing surveys, conducting interviews, and performing a wide range of evaluation techniques, accompanied by examples to ...

Managing Information Resources in Libraries

Managing Information Resources in Libraries
  • Author : Anthony E Tilke,Peter Robert Clayton,Peter Clayton,G. E. Gorman
  • Publisher : London : Library Association Publishing
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : This book fills the gap be presenting an overall view of the information resources that library clients are likely to require in the 21st century....

The Mindful Librarian

The Mindful Librarian
  • Author : Richard Moniz,Joe Eshleman,JO Henry,Lisa Moniz,Howard Slutzky
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : The Mindful Librarian: Connecting the Practice of Mindfulness to Librarianship explores mindfulness, approaching it in such a way as to relate specifically to the many roles or challenges librarians face. Coinciding with the increased need to juggle a variety of tasks, technologies, ebooks, and databases, the new Association of College & ...

Librarians and Instructional Designers

Librarians and Instructional Designers
  • Author : Joe Eshleman,Richard Moniz,Karen Mann,Kristen Eshleman
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2016-07-29
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 9781843345787
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Summary : With a firm foundation on best practices drawn from a variety of institutions, this book maps out a partnership between academic librarians and instructional designers that will lead to improved outcomes....