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
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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.

Supporting Students on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Guide for Academic Libraries

Supporting Students on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Guide for Academic Libraries
  • Author : Rachel M. McMullin,Kerry R. Walton
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 31 May 2019
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This book will be invaluable for those in the academic library who want to understand how best to serve students on the autism spectrum and how those students can contribute to the library. • Serves as an essential resource on how to serve students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) • Offers an overview of characteristics of students with ASD that is tailored to those working in academic libraries and shows how those characteristics will affect various types of interactions • Provides practical solutions

Systems Librarianship

Systems Librarianship
  • Author : Brighid M. Gonzales
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 15 June 2020
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Systems Librarianship: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers new systems librarians and interested LIS students foundational knowledge about the field of systems librarianship as well as practical information and strategies for common projects like migrating a library system and technology planning. With up-to-date information based on a survey of 200 practicing systems librarians, the current professional literature, and on-the-job experience, this practical guide covers everything a new systems librarian should know in order to succeed in this field. The first half

Fundraising for Academic Libraries

Fundraising for Academic Libraries
  • Author : Karlene Noel Jennings,Joyce Garczynski
  • Publisher : Practical Guides for Librarian
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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Academic librarians who need quick and easy tools to start, advance, or evaluate development operations would be key audiences for this work. From providing basic flow charts to simple proposal and gift templates, this work would also discuss external funding holistically to include an overview of grants and grant reporting.

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

Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages
  • Author : Katie Fitzgerald
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages: A Practical Guide for Librarians provides the tools necessary to put together successful summer reading programs for each of these different age groups. Key elements include: Sample program ideas for early childhood, school-age, teen, and adult readers to suit any summer reading theme Best practices for promoting summer reading to the community Troubleshooting for common difficulties associated with summer reading programs Tips and tricks for using software programs to manage registration and track

E-textiles in Libraries

E-textiles in Libraries
  • Author : Carli Spina,Helen Lane
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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"This essential guidebook will teach librarians all they need to know about the tools, supplies, techniques, and science behind e-textiles and how to design successful collections and programs around this hot new topic"--

Library Volunteers

Library Volunteers
  • Author : Allison Renner
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 20 April 2019
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This book helps the library get the most from volunteers, whether creating a program from scratch, or just refreshing what has been created for the library. It looks beyond the scope of the library to include information on partnering with community organizations to provide volunteer opportunities to library volunteers on a broader scale.

Yoga and Meditation at the Library

Yoga and Meditation at the Library
  • Author : Jenn Carson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 May 2019
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This book is the essential guide for every librarian wishing to bring the health and wellness benefits of yoga and meditation to all ages and abilities. Includes everything from mom and baby yoga, chair, yoga and online meditation meet-ups, to a mindfulness book club and a Wabi Sabi wall.

Electronic Resources Librarianship

Electronic Resources Librarianship
  • Author : Holly Talbott,Ashley Zmau
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 31 August 2018
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Electronic Resources Librarianship is a guide that will steer librarians through the intricacies of the daily e-resource grind while giving them the tools to handle even the most complex challenges. The book discusses project planning in an environment of continuous change, as well as advice on passing newly acquired e-resource knowledge to others.

Making Library Websites Accessible

Making Library Websites Accessible
  • Author : Laura Francabandera
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 25 May 2018
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This book will cover the basics of accessibility, foundational ethics and the current accessibility laws and regulations. It details the types of disabilities and challenges that patrons may face when accessing online information and can serve as an essential resource for testing any library website for accessibility.

Video Marketing for Libraries

Video Marketing for Libraries
  • Author : Heather A. Dalal,Robin O'Hanlon,Karen L. Yacobucci
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 01 August 2017
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Today’s libraries need to market their resources and services more than ever. Libraries can strengthen their relationships with their users and gain new audiences by creating their own promotional videos. However, creating marketing videos can be intimidating for beginners and challenging for even seasoned pros. Video Marketing for Libraries provides step-by-step instructions on how to produce videos designed to market your library and strategies to assess their impact. You too can increase awareness of your library’s resources & services

Embedded and Empowered

Embedded and Empowered
  • Author : Courtney Mlinar
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 February 2019
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Embedded and Empowered: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers library professionals from all types of libraries a recipe for success in creating successful embedded librarians by providing easy-to-follow instructions, tips, and exercises.