A Leadership Primer for New Librarians

The authors provide strategies and practical tips for leadership development in the field of librarianship. They show how to create leadership opportunities when none appear to be present, how to take charge of professional development, and how to become an effective follower as well as an effective leader.

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  • Author : Suzanne Byke
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 167 pages
  • ISBN : 9781843344209
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Leadership Primer for New Librarians

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians
  • Author : Suzanne Byke,Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 30 November 2021
GET THIS BOOKA Leadership Primer for New Librarians

The authors provide strategies and practical tips for leadership development in the field of librarianship. They show how to create leadership opportunities when none appear to be present, how to take charge of professional development, and how to become an effective follower as well as an effective leader.

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians

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

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?’

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

Skills to Make a Librarian

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

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.

Writing and Publishing

Writing and Publishing
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 30 November 2021
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Have you ever considered writing or reviewing for the library community? Are you interested in publishing a book on your favorite author or hobby? Do you need to write and publish for tenure? If so, Writing and Publishing is for you. Practical how-to guidance covering fiction, poetry, children's books/magazines, self-publishing, literary agents, personal blogging, and other topics will help you write * As an expert for other library professionals * Creative copy and information about your library * Copy for websites, blogs,

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries
  • Author : Janneka Guise
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 07 October 2015
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Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries explores the current Canadian academic library environment, and the need for succession planning in that environment. The literature review demonstrates the lack of reported succession planning activities in Canadian academic libraries. Site visits and in-depth interviews with professional librarians at six libraries across Canada highlight best practices and barriers to succession planning. These best practices and barriers are addressed in individual chapters, with tips and strategies for library leaders. Focuses on the Canadian academic

Leadership and Academic Librarians

Leadership and Academic Librarians
  • Author : Terrence Mech,Gerard B. McCabe
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 30 November 1998
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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 reveals how they have contributed to the evolution of the profession.

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

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

Demystifying eResearch: A Primer for Librarians

Demystifying eResearch: A Primer for Librarians
  • Author : Victoria Martin
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 17 October 2014
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eResearch presents new challenges in managing data. This book explains to librarians and other information specialists what eResearch is, how it impacts library services and collections, and how to contribute to eResearch activities at their parent institutions. • Provides librarians and other information professionals with a clear understanding of what eResearch is and how it impacts library mission, services, and collections • Defines and explains key eResearch terms and concepts • Describes eResearch library initiatives and identifies best practices • Identifies potential eResearch activities