A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

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  • Author : Anne Langley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 172 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630344
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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
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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

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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 22 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

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 May 2021
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Academic libraries are facing uncertain times. The international higher education environment is very volatile and academic libraries and librarians can play a major role in helping to strategically position their parent institution within it. In doing so, there needs to be clarity as to what the position of the academic library is with regard to the role and function it has within the university and how library leadership can have pan-institutional influence and impact. There are several ways in which

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  • Author : Rachel Singer Gordon
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 06 December 2021
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One of the ways librarians maintain the integrity of their profession is through the creation of a robust body of professional literature. In The Librarian's Guide to Writing for Publication, Rachel Singer Gordon speaks to the hidden genius in each of us. Topics covered include, but are not limited to: queries and proposals; increasing your odds of publication; networking and collaboration; marketing and promotion; and the particular demands of authorship in an electronic environment. An appendix contains interviews with several

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  • Author : Claire McGuinness
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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The Academic Teaching Librarian’s Handbook is a comprehensive resource for academic library professionals and LIS students looking to pursue a teaching role in their work and to develop this aspect of their professional lives in a holistic way throughout their careers. The book is built around the core ideas of reflective self-development and informed awareness of one’s personal professional landscape. Through engaging with a series of exercises and reflective pauses in each chapter, readers are encouraged to reflect

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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages: A Practical Guide for Librarians provides the tools necessary to put together successful summer reading programs for each of these different age groups. Key elements include: Sample program ideas for early childhood, school-age, teen, and adult readers to suit any summer reading theme Best practices for promoting summer reading to the community Troubleshooting for common difficulties associated with summer reading programs Tips and tricks for using software programs to manage registration and track

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  • 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.

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  • Author : Moira J. Bent
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 16 March 2016
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This practical guide offers innovative tips and reliable best practice to enable new and experienced library and information professionals to evaluate their current provision and develop their service to meet the evolving needs of the research community. Interacting effectively with information is at the heart of all research, consequently information professionals have a key role to play in facilitating the development of researchers who are able to operate confidently and successfully in the information world. Grounded in current theory and

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  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 16 May 2013
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As budgets for libraries continue to shrink, the key challenge facing the 21st century librarian is finding how to do more with less. This book features more than thirty essays that provide valuable tips for the professional who must cope with increasing demands upon their resources. Librarians will get tips on how to identify the most important tasks for the library; eliminate non-essential functions and processes; increase reliance on volunteers, interns, and students; optimize daily routines; and more.

Librarian s Guide to Writing for Professional Publication

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  • Author : Marta Mestrovic Deyrup
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 31 December 2018
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Professional publication can take your career to the next level. Use this guide to learn the best ways to share your expertise and show commitment to the profession through publishing. • Presents a complete and up-to-date guide that covers all types of writing and publishing, intended specifically for librarians • Provides ready-made templates that greatly simplify the writing process and covers new writing and promotional opportunities, such as blogging and using social media • Helps librarians meet the challenge of "publish or perish"

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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 15 December 2020
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To help new archivists and genealogists with what can be a daunting process, Digitization and Digital Archiving: A Practical Guide for Librarians answers common questions, including: 1. What should be stored? 2. Where and how should it be stored? 3. How exactly is information stored in a computer? 4. How does copyright law affect archiving? 5. How can metadata be used to improve collection access? This revised second edition has been updated to address new trends and the latest innovations in technology, including: 1. A brand-new

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  • Author : Heather Dawson
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 05 November 2019
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A-Z Common Reference Questions for Academic Librarians is a survival guide for frontline library staff to help them find appropriate information quickly, whether they are answering questions at a physical help desk or remotely by telephone, email or instant messaging service. The book will help academic librarians tackle the questions most commonly asked by students, academics and researchers. A broad cross-disciplinary A-Z of themes including topics such as literature searching, plagiarism and using online resources are covered helping you to

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  • Author : Richard J. Cox
  • Publisher : Library Juice Press, LLC
  • Release : 06 December 2021
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In The Demise of the Library School, Richard J. Cox places the present and future of professional education for librarianship in the debate on the modern corporate university. The book is a series of meditations on critical themes relating to the education of librarians, archivists, and other information professionals, playing off of other commentators analyzing the nature of higher education and its problems and promises.

The Role of the Academic Librarian

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  • Author : Anne Langley,Edward Gray,K T L Vaughan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 October 2003
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This book covers the practical side of being an academic librarian – a role that has undergone a large degree of change in recent years. It outlines and describes the skills necessary to succeed in these large, and often complex, organisations. The book includes tools and techniques for an academic librarian for managing time, meetings, projects, publishing and research, communications (paper and electronic), the basics of supervision, and how to work in a large organisation. The impact of the growth of