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Author Alvarez, Barbara, 1989- author

Title Embedded business librarianship for the public librarian / Barbara A. Alvarez
Published Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 100 pages)
Contents Embedded business librarianship -- Getting to know your library's business community -- Navigating the business community -- Networking with the three core groups of the business community -- Bringing it back to the library -- The embedded business librarian as liaison -- Continuing education for the embedded business librarian -- Putting it all together
Summary By leaving the physical library space and becoming integrated within the business community, librarians will cultivate awareness of the library's resources and expertise while becoming part of the dialogue of the business community. Alvarez shows that by reaching out to the business owners, professionals and job seekers you serve, they will be attracted into the library, allowing a vital business community collaboration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Business librarians -- Professional relationships.
Libraries and business -- United States.
Libraries and industry -- United States.
Public librarians -- Professional relationships.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0838914810 (electronic bk.)
9780838914816 (electronic bk.)
(kindle ;) (alk. paper)