Productivity for Librarians

Productivity for Librarians provides tips and tools for organizing, prioritizing and managing time along with reducing stress. The book presents a resources guide for continued learning about and exploration of productivity in relation to individual circumstances featuring motivation, procrastination and time management guidelines. Addressing the unique challenges faced by librarians, the author supplies a balanced view of a variety of tools and techniques for dealing with overwork and stress. There are many books on productivity, but none specifically targeted at library workers. We face unique challenges in our profession and this book will address these This book will not espouse a single approach to dealing with overwork and stress, but will instead present a balanced view of several tools and techniques that are of assistance This book provides a resource guide for continued learning about and exploration of productivity as applied to the reader’s individual circumstances. The author has also created an online community for readers to share information and continue their work

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  • Author : Samantha Hines
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 176 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630301
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Productivity for Librarians

Productivity for Librarians
  • Author : Samantha Hines
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2010
GET THIS BOOKProductivity for Librarians

Productivity for Librarians provides tips and tools for organizing, prioritizing and managing time along with reducing stress. The book presents a resources guide for continued learning about and exploration of productivity in relation to individual circumstances featuring motivation, procrastination and time management guidelines. Addressing the unique challenges faced by librarians, the author supplies a balanced view of a variety of tools and techniques for dealing with overwork and stress. There are many books on productivity, but none specifically targeted at

Library and Information Services for Literacy, Productivity, and Democracy

Library and Information Services for Literacy, Productivity, and Democracy
  • Author : United States,United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Human Resources. Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 August 1991
GET THIS BOOKLibrary and Information Services for Literacy, Productivity, and Democracy

The oversight hearing at the second White House Conference on Library and Information Services (WHCLIS2) focuses on the role of the library in three major areas addressed by conference presenters: a literate work force; the productivity to compete in the international marketplace in the 21st century; and a populace fully equipped to participate in the democratic process. In addition to introductory remarks by Senators Claiborne Pell and Paul Simon, this report on the hearing contains statements and/or testimony presented

Conflict Management for Libraries

Conflict Management for Libraries
  • Author : Jack G. Montgomery,Eleanor I. Cook,Patricia Jean Wagner,Glenda T. Hubbard
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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After a research survey, the expert authors examined the comon causes of workplace conflict in libraries. The authors have developed 17 scenarios of conflict, along with realistic ways to manage them.

Maximizing Law Library Productivity

Maximizing Law Library Productivity
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Primary Research Group Inc
  • Release : 19 August 2022
GET THIS BOOKMaximizing Law Library Productivity

This report looks closely at a broad range of management practices of law firm libraries including those from the following institutions: Foley & Hoag; Northwestern Mutual Insurance; Nelson, Mullins Riley And Scarborough; Cornell University Law School; Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt; Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw; Loyola University Law School; Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal; Brinks, Hofer, Gilson & Lione; The Civil Court of the City of New York; Beus Gilbert The many issues covered include: trends in the physical space allocated to the library, print vs.

Job Stress and the Librarian

Job Stress and the Librarian
  • Author : Linda Burkey Wade
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 03 August 2013
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Practicing academic, public, school and special librarians and LIS faculty in the United States offer practical how-to essays on managing stress as working librarians. Creative methods of diffusing stress are emphasized, adaptive to various types of libraries and job descriptions. The book is divided into several parts: Defusing and Reducing Conflict at Work; Stress Management; Library Programs for Patrons and Staff; Balancing the Professional and the Personal; Juggling Responsibilities; Easing Stress on a Budget; Overcoming Challenges; and Navigating Career Transitions.

Managing the One-Person Library

Managing the One-Person Library
  • Author : Larry Cooperman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKManaging the One-Person Library

Managing the one-person library provides a useful and needed resource for solo librarians confronted with the challenges of running a small library. The author uniquely focuses on topics encountered by solo librarians, such as IT troubleshooting and library security. Chapters on library management, collection development, serials management, and library marketing are included to enable solo librarians to easily manage day-to-day operations in these areas, and advise on how to respond to any challenges that should (and will) arise. This book

The New Professional's Toolkit

The New Professional's Toolkit
  • Author : Bethan Ruddock
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 23 May 2012
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This practical toolkit will be your guide towards career success and fulfilment as you make your way in the information sector. Each chapter captures the expert advice of rising stars in the profession and across sectors, interweaving case studies that illustrate how to thrive in the information sector, take control of your professional development and get to grips with every area of information work. A companion website provides further information, resources and links. Comprehensive coverage includes: • adapting to your new

Build a Great Team

Build a Great Team
  • Author : Catherine Hakala-Ausperk
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 19 August 2022
GET THIS BOOKBuild a Great Team

With library staffing levels and services cut to the bone, creating a team that communicates well and functions smoothly is more important than ever. Building on the model of her bestselling book Be A Great Boss, Hakala-Ausperk presents a handy self-guided tool to the dynamic role of team-building. Organized in 52 modules, designed to cover a year of weekly sessions but easily adaptable for any pace, this workbook will show you how to Manage staff across different age groups and skill

Starting, Managing, and Promoting the Small Library

Starting, Managing, and Promoting the Small Library
  • Author : Robert A. Berk
  • Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
  • Release : 19 August 1989
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Changing library policy -- Changes in circulation policy -- Microforms and other storage formats -- Off-site storage of little used materials -- Housing other library operations -- 12 Evaluation of Library Services -- Measuring goal attainment -- Evaluating the services -- Evaluating the collection -- Meeting library standards -- Evaluating library personnel -- Self-evaluation -- User comments -- Appendix-Sample Comment Card -- 13 Public Relations -- How the library represents itself -- Signs, displays, exhibits, and bulletin boards -- Print media --

Using Mobile Technology to Deliver Library Services

Using Mobile Technology to Deliver Library Services
  • Author : Andrew Walsh
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 23 August 2012
GET THIS BOOKUsing Mobile Technology to Deliver Library Services

This is an essential practical guide for all information professionals who want to get to grips with or improve their use of mobile services. Packed with easy to implement ideas, practical examples and international case studies, this provides you with the ultimate toolkit, exploring ideas as simple as renewals and reminders to the more complex such as access to e-books and virtual worlds. Jargon-free coverage of the background and context to mobile delivery will enable you to fully understand the

Grass Productivity: An Introduction to Rational Grazing

Grass Productivity: An Introduction to Rational Grazing
  • Author : Dr. Robert C. Worstell,Andre Voisin
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 13 January 2015
GET THIS BOOKGrass Productivity: An Introduction to Rational Grazing

SIMPLE questions often help us to understand problems better; and I think it indispensable, at the beginning of this work, to ask a question which appears simple in the extreme: "What is grazing?" The answer is generally as follows: "Causing grass to be eaten by an animal." That is correct! But here is another answer which, to my mind, is more realistic: "Causing the grass and the animal to meet." Since this book is almost exclusively concerned with grazing by

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 26 February 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries

Carol Smallwood's The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries, Volume 1: Instruction, Administration, and Staff Productivity explores how Google's suite of tools, from Google Docs (now Google Drive), Google Scholar, Hangout, Forms, and others made freely available to the Internet Community can be used by libraries to expand the role of digital operations in the management of library materials, to communicate with their patrons and collaborators, to exploit the resources on the Web, and many others. The book has 29 chapters