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The Librarian S Career Guidebook

Author : Priscilla K. Shontz
ISBN : 0810850346
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 62.3 MB
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Are you trying to break into a career in library science or improve your current position? In The Librarian's Career Guidebook, 63 information professionals from diverse positions, workplaces, and regions discuss a variety of career issues and offer advice to prospective librarians, M.L.S. students, and librarians in various stages of their careers, from entry-level to the highly experienced.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Jump Start Your Career In Library And Information Science

Author : Priscilla K. Shontz
ISBN : 9781461660156
Genre : Reference
File Size : 59.34 MB
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Jump Start Your Career in Library and Information Science is designed to help new librarians begin to manage a successful and satisfying career in the library and information science profession.
Category: Reference

The Librarian S Book Of Lists

Author : George M. Eberhart
ISBN : 9780838910634
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 57.11 MB
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Collects lists about library-related topics, including the top ten library blogs, the top five movies with librarian role models, and the top fifteen books about real librarians, and features library history, information, and trivia.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Health Careers Guidebook

Author : United States. Department of Labor. Manpower Administration
ISBN : UCAL:$B520805
Genre : Medicine
File Size : 47.27 MB
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Category: Medicine

Health Careers Guidebook

Author : United States. Employment and Training Administration
ISBN : UIUC:30112104423063
Genre : Medicine
File Size : 36.78 MB
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Category: Medicine

The Librarian S Guide To Writing For Publication

Author : Rachel Singer Gordon
ISBN : 0810848953
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 84.63 MB
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One of the ways librarians maintain the integrity of their profession is through the creation of a robust body of professional literature. In The Librarian's Guide to Writing for Publication, Rachel Singer Gordon speaks to the hidden genius in each of us. Topics covered include, but are not limited to: queries and proposals; increasing your odds of publication; networking and collaboration; marketing and promotion; and the particular demands of authorship in an electronic environment. An appendix contains interviews with several library publishers and editors, covering the gamut of publication outlets. This is a one-stop guide for librarians at any stage of their publishing career.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Agile Librarian S Guide To Thriving In Any Institution

Author : Michelynn McKnight
ISBN : 9781591586685
Genre : Business & Economics
File Size : 87.3 MB
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Learn how to get support for yourself through simple on-the-job activities. Suggestions are given for when to hold and when to fold and how to behave ethically. Librarians and their services can and should have more recognition and support than they do. Librarians can take courses and read books about marketing, politics, and advocacy and still miss the daily attitude and tracks of the trade that can make the difference. This book presents a collection of actions that they can take immediately.
Category: Business & Economics

Ace The Interview Land A Librarian Job

Author : Robin O'Hanlon
ISBN : 9781440839573
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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One of the most critical elements of achieving a successful career, interviewing with poise and tenacity, is a skill to be learned—and this practical guide leads readers through that process, step by step. • Provides a librarian-specific job-interviewing guidebook that guides candidates through the strategic and targeted interview preparation process for today's highly specific librarian positions • Presents contributions from library leaders such as Rivkah Sass (Sacramento Public Library), Brett Bonfield (Collingswood Public Library), Anne Langley (Princeton Library), and John Danneker (Odegaard Undergraduate Library, University of Washington) who explain what can make or break an interview • Includes a helpful job application tracking chart as well as an interview preparation checklist (for remote and in-person situations) and an interview presentation checklist
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

American Reference Books Annual

Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
ISBN : UOM:39015064851903
Genre : Reference books
File Size : 25.65 MB
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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.
Category: Reference books

Building Your Library Career With Web 2 0

Author : Julia Gross
ISBN : 9781780632896
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 87.26 MB
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Many professionals in the Library and Information Services (LIS) area are using Web 2.0 to deliver content and reaching out to connect with library users. This book applies these technologies to help shape your own career development plan. Increased online connectivity has opened up new opportunities for professionals to network, learn and grow in their careers; in an online world, where many of us have a digital footprint already, new rules apply. This readable guide builds on the solid foundation of previous library career books. The social networking tools described will supplement the traditional methods of career development. Chapters provide advice and practical examples, showing how to use Web 2.0 technologies in our careers including: ways to enhance your skills; building professional networks; developing a positive online presence. Provides fresh ideas on building networks to survive and thrive in the digital career space Covers the risks and opportunities of having an online presence Provides a Web 2.0 toolkit for independent learning
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Library Compensation Handbook

Author : David Allen Baldwin
ISBN : 156308970X
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 30.3 MB
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This book provides library managers with essential information about establishing and maintaining a compensation system that meets the needs of library employees and furthers organizational goals.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Associate University Librarian Handbook

Author : Bradford Lee Eden
ISBN : 9780810883819
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 42.93 MB
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Although the positions of assistant or associate university librarians and deans are considered a training ground for upward movement in the profession, there are surprisingly very few mentoring experiences available. The Associate University Librarian Handbook: A Resource Guide looks to change that. Covering such topics as managing change, funding, research, career management, and more, this book will be a valuable tool and guide for both those in the position of associate university librarian and for those aspiring to get there.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook For Community College Librarians

Author : Michael A. Crumpton
ISBN : 9781610693462
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 49.78 MB
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An in-depth understanding of the complexities, dynamics, and emerging trends in community college libraries today. • Provides insights from two librarians experienced in working in community college libraries who are networked across the country with seasoned community college librarian colleagues • Includes chapter summaries and real-world stories make the content useful and relevant as well as easy to use • Covers issues of paramount importance, including assessment, advocacy, and information literacy variations • Appropriate for existing community college librarians, directors, and paraprofessionals as a professional development resource as well as an orientation tool for new librarians moving into a community college assignment
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook Of Library Training Practice And Development

Author : Mr Alan Brine
ISBN : 9781409485964
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 34.45 MB
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Librarians must now work at a different level from that required 20 years ago, but the training available is not always appropriate or accessible to all. The authors of this volume have responded to this significant and continuing change within the profession by offering a much-needed guide to best practice for staff training and development in library and information work. This handbook addresses new aspects of service provision both in the UK and abroad, and provides an up-to-date review of the current developments that are becoming increasingly important to librarians through the influence of the electronic age and the widening of areas of professional involvement. The Handbook of Library Training Practice and Development will be invaluable to those responsible for the development of staff and line managers as well as providing a crucial insight into the information profession for anyone new to this career path or looking to develop their knowledge within it.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Children S Library Services Handbook

Author : Jane Gardner Connor
ISBN : 9780897744898
Genre : Education
File Size : 28.16 MB
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Combines the ideals and philosophy of librarianship and includes all the fundamentals of library service to children.
Category: Education

The Whole Library Handbook 5

Author : George M. Eberhart
ISBN : 9780838910900
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 28.45 MB
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The Whole Library Handbook, now in its fifth edition, is an encyclopedia filled with facts, tips, lists, and resources essential for library professionals and information workers of all kinds, all carefully handpicked to reflect the most informative, practical, up-to-date, and entertaining examples of library literature. Organized in easy-to-find categories, this unique compendium covers all areas of librarianship from academic libraries to teen services, from cataloging to copyright, and from gaming to social media. Selections include Facts and figures on library workers Bookmobile guidelines 100 great libraries of the world Job search and recruitment techniques, and advice on how to deal with tough economic times Tips on writing articles and book reviews Fun with cataloging rules Famous librarians’ favorite books Covering a huge spectrum of librariana, this one-of-a-kind volume is both educational and entertaining.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook For Asian Studies Specialists A Guide To Research Materials And Collection Building Tools

Author : Noriko Asato
ISBN : 9781598848434
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 25.85 MB
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An indispensable tool for librarians who do reference or collection management, this work is a pioneering offering of expertly selected print and electronic reference tools for East Asian Studies (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean). • Represents the first work to include Chinese, Japanese, and Korean materials in one volume • Incorporates critical information on subscription-based and open-source electronic reference tools • Written by noted leading experts in Asian Studies librarianship • Supplies materials in English and vernacular Asian languages • Includes multilingual titles but provides references and citations in English • Comprises not only a bibliography, but a guide containing key tips on how to use many reference tools
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Internet Resource Directory For K 12 Teachers And Librarians

Author : Elizabeth B. Miller
ISBN : 1563089130
Genre : Computers
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Describes educational uses for the Internet, tells how to navigate the Internet, and surveys resources in the areas of art, music, drama, foreign languages, math, science, social studies, and geography.
Category: Computers