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

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

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.

Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills

Enhancing Library and Information Research Skills
  • Author : Lili Luo,Marie Kennedy,Kristine Brancolini
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release : 30 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

How to Write and Get Published

How to Write and Get Published
  • Author : Tammy Ivins,Anne Pemberton
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 22 April 2019
GET THIS BOOKHow to Write and Get Published

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.

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

Social Media

Social Media
  • Author : Nina Verishagen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 26 November 2018
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Social Media: The Academic Library Perspective provides a step-by-step guide on social media as written by somebody who has already done the work. Made up of case studies written by authors at various institutions who provide different perspectives on their institution’s use of social media, the book highlights successes and failures, while also focusing on tips for social media management in the academic library that anybody in the community can interpret and adapt. Social media platforms are dealt with

Library Management 101

Library Management 101
  • Author : Diane L. Velasquez
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Knowing the principles of general management is both useful and necessary for LIS students, but learning management techniques specific to the world of libraries is no less important. Created to fill a surprising educational void, this edited volume focuses on best practices from library management experts teaching in LIS programs across the country. Among the many topics discussed are Classic and contemporary theories of management, and how they apply to the library Human resource planning Marketing and public relations Negotiations,

Academic Writing and Publishing

Academic Writing and Publishing
  • Author : James Hartley (Ph. D.)
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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".... guides the reader through the process of writing and publishing. Packed with examples and evaluations of recent work, the book is presented in short chapters to reflect the writing and publishing process."--BOOK JACKET.

Open Access and its Practical Impact on the Work of Academic Librarians

Open Access and its Practical Impact on the Work of Academic Librarians
  • Author : Laura Bowering Mullen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 December 2009
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This book is aimed at the practicing academic librarian, especially those working on the ‘front lines’ of reference, instruction, collection development, and other capacities that involve dealing directly with library patrons in a time of changing scholarly communication paradigms. The book looks at open access from the perspective of a practicing academic librarian and challenges fellow librarians to continue the dialogue about how the movement might be affecting day-to-day library work and the future of academic libraries. Written by a

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
GET THIS BOOKDeveloping a Residency Program

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.

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

Academic Writing

Academic Writing
  • Author : Stephen Bailey
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 17 January 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.

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