A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

Mastering the skills necessary for clear, effective writing can make writing tasks flow more easily. This book helps academic librarians who are new to the profession or new to a supervisory or management position, as well as those who want to be more productive and make the their writing for work go more smoothly. From progress reports to project plans, cover letters to case studies and book reviews to blogging, readers will find examples and how-tos for most of the types of writing they need to do in their academic library careers. Discusses the importance of style and audience Analyzes and guides the reader through the types of writing that academic librarians use in their everyday work Includes information on presenting data: specifically, tables, graphs and charts

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  • Author : Anne Langley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 172 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630344
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians
  • Author : Anne Langley,Jonathan Wallace
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 11 May 2010
GET THIS BOOKA Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

Mastering the skills necessary for clear, effective writing can make writing tasks flow more easily. This book helps academic librarians who are new to the profession or new to a supervisory or management position, as well as those who want to be more productive and make the their writing for work go more smoothly. From progress reports to project plans, cover letters to case studies and book reviews to blogging, readers will find examples and how-tos for most of the

How to Write and Get Published

How to Write and Get Published
  • Author : Tammy Ivins,Anne Pemberton
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 22 April 2019
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This book will get librarians writing by dispelling the mythos surrounding “scholarly writing” by providing practical tools and advice. Though the authors have extensive experience as scholars, this book is written in a friendly, approachable, non-intimating manner.

Fundraising for Academic Libraries

Fundraising for Academic Libraries
  • Author : Karlene Noel Jennings,Joyce Garczynski
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 20 July 2020
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With more universities facing financial difficulty and academic libraries being asked to do more with less, fundraising has been transformed from a luxury to a necessity. Now, more than ever, academic libraries need to know how to effectively obtain and steward donors. Most fundraising books are written from perspectives that are not always relevant to the complex environment that academic libraries must navigate. Fundraising for Academic Libraries: A Practical Guide for Librarian is written just for academic libraries. The authors

Library Programming Made Easy

Library Programming Made Easy
  • Author : Michelle Demeter,Haley K. Holmes
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 30 April 2019
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This book provides in-depth practical advice and examples of public and academic library programming activities. Included in this volume are methods for identifying target audiences, activities and ways to find and generate even more ideas, tools for assessment and budgeting, and tips on planning programs from inception to execution.

Developing a Residency Program

Developing a Residency Program
  • Author : Lorelei Rutledge,Jay L. Colbert,Anastasia Chiu,Jason Alston
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 April 2019
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This book provides librarians interested in developing a residency program with practical advice about how to create, manage, and assess such a program. It offers an overview of the history of library residencies, describes the benefits of the program for stakeholders, and addresses components of developing, managing, and assessing the program.

Academic Writing

Academic Writing
  • Author : Stephen Bailey
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 17 April 2021
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This work takes a refreshing approach to the academic writing course, providing easily understandable language set within a clear structure.

Usability Testing

Usability Testing
  • Author : Rebecca Blakiston
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 29 September 2014
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Do you want to improve the usability of your library website, but feel that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or expensive? Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians will teach you how to make the case for usability testing, define your audience and their goals, select a usability testing method appropriate for your particular context, plan for an in-house usability test, conduct an effective in-house usability test, analyze usability test results, and create and implement a plan for ongoing, systematic

Writing the Annotated Bibliography

Writing the Annotated Bibliography
  • Author : Luke Beatty,Cynthia A Cochran
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 July 2020
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This comprehensive and practical guide covers the elements, style, and use of annotated bibliographies in the research and writing process for any discipline; key disciplinary conventions; and tips for working with digital sources. Written jointly by a library director and a writing center director, this book is packed with examples of individual bibliography entries and full bibliography formats for a wide range of academic needs. Online resources include sample bibliographies, relevant web links, printable versions of checklists and figures, and

Providing Research Support

Providing Research Support
  • Author : Janet Fletcher,Robyn Drummond
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 April 2016
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Research Impact Measurement is a pressing issue for academic and research libraries. Aimed at library and information professionals working in research-intensive institutions, Providing Research Support is a practical guide on how to assist academic and research staff in assessing and demonstrating research impact. It also addresses making strategic publishing choices. It will equip library and information professionals with strategies, resourcing requirements, tools and tips by providing solutions to real-life problems in demonstrating the impact of research. Providing Research Support presents

Universal Design

Universal Design
  • Author : Gail Staines
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 05 July 2012
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Universal Design provides practitioners, graduate students, and other professionals interested in obtaining practical advice on how to effectively create and re-create interiors of academic libraries for teaching, learning, and research. The academic library ‘as place’ continues to evolve around the idea that the existing environment can have multiple uses. Partnerships with other college and university agencies, such as centers for teaching excellence and writing centers have compatible missions with those of academic libraries. Established within the building-proper these facilities will

Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills: A Guide for Academic Librarians

Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills: A Guide for Academic Librarians
  • Author : Lili Luo,Kristine R. Brancolini,Marie R. Kennedy
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 22 September 2017
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Gain access to the latest and most savvy research techniques for academic librarians with this robust guidebook written by industry leaders involved in setting national standards for the Institute of Research Design for Librarianship. • Features the latest research practices of academic librarians–including current trends and patterns • Provides the resources, knowledge, and skills to successfully conduct research, improve professional practice, and enhance careers • Engages professionals in a sustained learning process to improve their research proficiency and impact • Includes practical information

Academic Writing and Publishing

Academic Writing and Publishing
  • Author : James Hartley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 April 2008
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Academic Writing and Publishing will show academics (mainly in the social sciences) how to write and publish research articles. Its aim is to supply examples and brief discussions of recent work in all aspects of the area in short, sharp chapters. It should serve as a handbook for postgraduates and lecturers new to publishing. The book is written in a readable and lively personal style. The advice given is direct and based on up-to-date research that goes beyond that given

Makerspaces

Makerspaces
  • Author : John J. Burke
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 17 July 2014
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Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians helps librarians create DIY (do-it-youself) spaces in academic or public libraries. Through this text, librarians will understand the mindset behind the maker movement; learn how to assess patron needs; and create a budget for and equip these spaces.