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The Resource What they don't teach you in library school, Elisabeth Doucett

What they don't teach you in library school, Elisabeth Doucett

Label
What they don't teach you in library school
Title
What they don't teach you in library school
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth Doucett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
MLS programs do a good job of teaching the basic skills of being a librarian - how to catalog books, how to clarify a reference request, how to run a story hour. But as any working librarian will tell you, that's not the half of it. A long-time library administrator, Elisabeth Doucett gives new librarians a full dose of practical advice and wisdom that remains between the lines of most library curriculum, while also teaching seasoned professionals a thing or two. Gleaned from years of hard-fought experience, this book: a) covers a variety of library topics that are truly relevant to the day-to-day job, such as management, administration, and marketing; b) shows how librarians can use practical business and organizational skills to do a better job and further their careers; and c) presents information in a grab-and-go format perfect that's ready to apply in the real world. For MLS graduates just entering the job market, as well as individuals interested in switching gears through promotion or advancement, Doucett offers the inside scoop on what a librarian really needs to know
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doucett, Elisabeth
Dewey number
020.23
Index
index present
LC call number
Z665
LC item number
.D685 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
ALA guides for the busy librarian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library science
  • Library science
  • Library science
  • Library science
  • Bibliothéconomie
Label
What they don't teach you in library school, Elisabeth Doucett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right job -- Planning your career -- Networking -- Making "librarian" a brand -- Understanding your new work environment : your library -- Understanding your new work environment : your community -- How to manage problem patrons in the library -- Managing confrontation productively -- Public speaking -- Teamwork -- Promotional marketing -- Thinking like a retailer -- Strategic planning -- Trend tracking -- Facilities management / by Robert E. Dugan -- Figures and finances
Control code
ocn601086615
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 149 pages
Isbn
9780838935927
Lccn
2010013642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935927
  • (OCoLC)601086615
Label
What they don't teach you in library school, Elisabeth Doucett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right job -- Planning your career -- Networking -- Making "librarian" a brand -- Understanding your new work environment : your library -- Understanding your new work environment : your community -- How to manage problem patrons in the library -- Managing confrontation productively -- Public speaking -- Teamwork -- Promotional marketing -- Thinking like a retailer -- Strategic planning -- Trend tracking -- Facilities management / by Robert E. Dugan -- Figures and finances
Control code
ocn601086615
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 149 pages
Isbn
9780838935927
Lccn
2010013642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935927
  • (OCoLC)601086615

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