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Title Human resource management in today's academic library : meeting challenges and creating opportunities / edited by Janice Simmons-Welburn and Beth McNeil
Published Westport, Conn. ; London : Libraries Unlimited, 2004


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Description xiv, 181 pages ; 24 cm
Series Libraries Unlimited library management collection, 0894-2986
Libraries Unlimited library management collection.
Summary "Academic libraries underwent tremendous change during the last two decades of the 20th century as they sought redefinition as learning organizations. This book provides a comprehensive look at issues that shape the nature of human resources in academic libraries. As organizations, academic libraries have experienced significant changes in the role and definition of professionalism. They have faced challenges from shifting workplace demographics and evolving technology that have directly impacted the recruitment and retention of staff as well as an array of issues that mirror concerns across campuses"--P. [4] of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-169) and index
Subject Library personnel management.
Academic librarians -- Job descriptions.
Library science -- Vocational guidance.
Academic libraries -- Administration.
Academic libraries -- Personnel management.
Genre/Form Job descriptions.
Author Simmons-Welburn, Janice.
McNeil, Beth.
LC no. 2004299003
ISBN 0313320764 alkaline paper