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A Leadership Primer for New Librarians

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians
  • Author : Suzanne Byke
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
  • ISBN : 178063143X
  • Pages : 182 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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This book provides strategies and practical tips for leadership development in the field of librarianship. With the increase of both new graduates entering the field and upcoming retirements, there is a foreseeable gap in library leadership. Many early-career librarians will move into roles they are not ready for and others will find themselves having to lead without being in traditional leadership roles. This book offers suggestions for librarians facing these challenging new circumstances. The book shows how to create leadership opportunities when none appear to be present, how to take charge of your own professional development, and how to become an effective follower as well as an effective leader. The book helps the reader to recognize and take advantage of the leadership opportunities set before them. Defines effective leadership and followership for early-career librarians Includes stories of common experiences turned into leadership development opportunities Identifies and addresses the need for leadership development in early-career information professionals


A Leadership Primer for New Librarians

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians
  • Author : Suzanne Byke,Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
GET THIS BOOKA Leadership Primer for New Librarians

This book provides strategies and practical tips for leadership development in the field of librarianship. With the increase of both new graduates entering the field and upcoming retirements, there is a foreseeable gap in library leadership. Many early-career librarians will move into roles they are not ready for and others will find themselves having to lead without being in traditional leadership roles. This book offers suggestions for librarians facing these challenging new circumstances. The book shows how to create leadership


Mid-Career Library and Information Professionals

Mid-Career Library and Information Professionals
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen,Linda Crook
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 December 2010
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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 book asks the questions: ‘What about us?’ and, ‘Where is the leadership advice and training for those who are no longer new librarians, but are also not yet seasoned leaders?’


Skills to Make a Librarian

Skills to Make a Librarian
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKSkills to Make a Librarian

The library and information profession builds skills and expertise that cover a wide spectrum. These skills are often desirable in other fields and industries. Likewise, the skills we build before entering the library and information professions can help us as professionals. Skills to Make a Librarian looks at both sides of this equation through a collection of essays by current and former librarians and information professionals who make use of this wide range of cross disciplinary skills. Chapters written by


Beyond Mentoring

Beyond Mentoring
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 17 November 2016
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Beyond Mentoring: A Guide for Librarians and Information Professionals looks at mentorship, mentorship programs, what works, what doesn’t, and different techniques, such as group and peer mentoring. The book considers many aspects of mentoring, various programs, and their successes and failures, going beyond the usual types of mentoring by looking at newer models. An example of the cohort model from the American Library Association Emerging Leader model is included as a case study. In addition, another case study on


The Frugal Librarian

The Frugal Librarian
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 13 January 2011
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This collection speaks to universal concerns, presenting creative and resourceful solutions from dozens of librarians representing a wide variety of institutions.


Lessons in Library Leadership

Lessons in Library Leadership
  • Author : Corey Halaychik
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 March 2016
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Lessons in Library Leadership: A Primer for Library Managers and Unit Leaders takes on the topic of management positions within libraries and how many of them are filled by candidates with no formalized training. This lack of preparation often leads to added stress as they scramble to learn how to lead, to formulate departmental goals, to conduct effective assessment, to think and plan strategically, to counsel employees, and much more. This book will serve equally as a primer for librarians





The Copyright Primer for Librarians and Educators

The Copyright Primer for Librarians and Educators
  • Author : American Library Association,Janis H. Bruwelheide,National Education Association of the United States,Mary Hutchings Reed
  • Publisher : Chicago : American Library Association
  • Release : 28 February 1995
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Building on the handy question-and-answer format introduced in the first edition, Bruwelheide adds commentary on critical developments of the last eight years, especially those related to video, digitization, electronic communications, and emerging technologies of the Global Information Infrastructure. The guide provides users with valuable guidance on the complexities of copyright law. Clear background and concise answers will help readers understand the intent of the law in order to better judge the appropriateness of their actions.


Managerial Leadership for Librarians: Thriving in the Public and Nonprofit World

Managerial Leadership for Librarians: Thriving in the Public and Nonprofit World
  • Author : G. Edward Evans,Holland Christie
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 11 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKManagerial Leadership for Librarians: Thriving in the Public and Nonprofit World

Putting library management into the unique context of the not-for-profit world, this work offers you invaluable guidance on how to manage your library effectively. • Supplies an insightful career guide for library managers and administrators as well as those who wish to become managers or administrators • Provides practical advice and tools customized for library managers looking to excel in their careers and help their libraries by becoming better leaders • Presents information that is specifically for library management in the context of



Becoming a Library Leader

Becoming a Library Leader
  • Author : James M. Freedman
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 28 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKBecoming a Library Leader

In three parts--Library Organizations and Academic Culture, The Seven Stages of Leadership Development, and Cultural Intelligence and Global Leadership--Becoming a Library Leader offers a wealth of resources to help you progress through the seven stages of leadership development: Understanding Yourself and Your Leadership Potential ; Emotional Intelligence and Leadership ; Vision and Strategy ; Leading with Intention ; What Leaders Really Do: Communicate and Change ; Correcting through Reflecting ; Mind-Set, Grit, and Resilience.