Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries

By: Christine Fischer (Contributor)

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Conflict resolution. Professional development. Budget cuts. Mentoring and performance evaluations. Time management. Diversity and workplace culture. All of these topics--as well as many others--represent challenges for library middle managers. This unique resource provides the key insight needed to successfully advance a middle management career to the highest levels in librarian administration.

" Middle Management in Academic and Public LibrarieS" examines managerial topics such as the balance of authority and responsibility as viewed by middle managers, views of middle managers engaged as youth services librarians, collaboration efforts between public and technical services, integrating modern technologies into library services, and recommended career ladder steps. Each of the 20 contributors shares his or her specific expertise, resulting in an engaging compilation of great depth and breadth containing the "pearls of wisdom" that an aspiring middle manager needs in an academic or public library setting.

Title: Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries

Author Name: Christine Fischer (Contributor)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: U.S.A, Libraries Unlimited: 2011

ISBN Number: 1598846892

ISBN Number 13: 9781598846898

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 071494

Description: Very good condition. Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries By Christine Fischer (Contributor) Product Details Paperback: 233 pages Publisher: Libraries Unlimited; 1 edition (May 18, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 1598846892 ISBN-13: 9781598846898 Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.9 x 9.2 inches

Keywords: Middle Management in Academic and Public Libraries