The Art of People Management in Libraries

This book explores recent trends in human resource management practices and presents options for their application within the special context of libraries, especially academic and research libraries. It lays out a set of the most pressing HR management issues facing senior library leaders in the context of continuous organisational change in the 21st century and offers library practitioners effective tips for people management. A practical ‘how-to’ book that provides realistic and proven solutions to real-world challenges Provides examples from organizations to highlight concepts and their applications Summary of key points at the end of each chapter, as well as specific tips in three areas: A – Attention (things to pay attention to); R – Results (initiatives that help to achieve desired results) and T – Techniques (ways to apply the concepts presented.

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  • Author : James McKinlay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 312 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630247
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Art of People Management in Libraries

The Art of People Management in Libraries
  • Author : James McKinlay,Vicki Williamson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 January 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Art of People Management in Libraries

This book explores recent trends in human resource management practices and presents options for their application within the special context of libraries, especially academic and research libraries. It lays out a set of the most pressing HR management issues facing senior library leaders in the context of continuous organisational change in the 21st century and offers library practitioners effective tips for people management. A practical ‘how-to’ book that provides realistic and proven solutions to real-world challenges Provides examples from organizations

Staff Management in Library and Information Work

Staff Management in Library and Information Work
  • Author : Peter Jordan,Caroline Lloyd
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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This standard text has been fully revised and updated for its fourth edition to reflect continuing technological changes, as well as issues such as social inclusion, lifelong learning and European employment legislation. Chapter 1 on the working environment has been completely rewritten. The present environment brings problems of staff motivation, de-professionalization and the loss of control: Chapter 2 reminds readers of basic motivation theories, now presented in a more logical sequence, and how to deal with such problems. Chapter 3 on workforce planning

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 : 23 January 2021
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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.

Empowering Your Library

Empowering Your Library
  • Author : Connie Christopher
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 28 July 2003
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To be competitive with other information providers, libraries and their staff have to offer customers premier access to information, technology and entertainment--without bureaucratic red tape. This means every employee is responsible for ensuring that customers have a good experience with the library. Empowering library employees to address customers' needs sounds ideal--but how is it put into practice? By working from the premise that every employee and volunteer has a stake in the library's future, library leaders can harness this power

The Art of Managing Human Resources

The Art of Managing Human Resources
  • Author : Sloan Management Review Association
  • Publisher : New York : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 23 January 1987
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In today's highly complex and rapidly changing business environment, the ability to manage change and to promote and sustain a vital corporate culture are crucial skills for practicing mangers. In The Art of Managing Human Resources, the eminent business scholar Edgar Schein has gathered together for the first time some of the best and most influential articles that have appeared in M.I.T.'s Sloan Management Review. These articles represent a rich source of creative thinking on the management

Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice

Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice
  • Author : Yu, Holly,Breivold, Scott
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 28 February 2008
GET THIS BOOKElectronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice

A pronounced move from print subscriptions to electronic resources in all types of libraries has fundamentally impacted the library and its users. With the influx of resources such as e-journals; e-books; index, abstract, and/or full-text databases; aggregated databases; and others, the shift to electronic resources is rapidly changing library operational and organizational procedures. Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice provides comprehensive coverage of the issues, methods, theories, and challenges connected with the provision of electronic resources in

Library Personnel Management

Library Personnel Management
  • Author : Herbert S. White
  • Publisher : White Plains, NY : Knowledge Industry Publications
  • Release : 23 January 1985
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Basic concepts in personnel management; Staff functions in the library organizational structure; Reconciling organizational and individual objectives; Adapting to changes in technology; Leadership, supervision and the decision process; Approaches to decision making; Employee recruitment and selection; Career development, training and continuing education; Job desing and employee evaluation; Wage and salary administration; Communication today and beyond; Present and future issues for library managers.

Special Libraries as Knowledge Management Centres

Special Libraries as Knowledge Management Centres
  • Author : Eva Semertzaki
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 24 June 2011
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This book focuses on the role of special libraries as knowledge management centres in their organisations. It describes the work of a special library and the special library draws on the characteristics that make the nucleus of collecting and organising knowledge which is used for the benefit of the institution. By acquiring and sharing knowledge, staff will enhance the intellectual capital of the institution. Traditionally libraries are the information centres that organise and classify information. Further on they are the

Digital Libraries: People, Knowledge, and Technology

Digital Libraries: People, Knowledge, and Technology
  • Author : International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 29 November 2002
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Asian Digitial Libraries, ICADL 2002, held in Singapore in December 2002. The 34 revised full papers, 20 revised short papers, and 14 posters presented together with 7 invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 170 submissions. The papers are organized in sections on information retrieval, multimedia digital libraries, data mining in digital libraries, special purpose digital libraries, digital library services, digital libraries for community building, information retrieval and Asian languages, building