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Author Weisburg, Hilda K., 1942- author

Title New on the job : a school librarian's guide to success / Hilda K. Weisburg and Ruth Toor ; cover design by Kimberly Thornton
Edition Second edition
Published Chicago, Illinois : ALA Editions, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (238 pages)
Contents NEW on the JOB: A School Librarian's Guide to Success; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: Your Philosophy; Chapter 2: Getting the Job; Chapter 3: Finding Your Way; Chapter 4: Getting Yourself Organized; Chapter 5: Reaching Your Students; Chapter 6: Reaching Your Teachers; Chapter 7: A Matter of Principals; Chapter 8: Advocacy and You; Chapter 9: Planning; Chapter 10: Technology and You; Chapter 11: Ethics, Standards, and You; Chapter 12: Looking Back, Looking Forward; Appendixes; Appendix A: Essential Resources; Appendix B: Jobbers and Vendors; Glossary; Index
Summary From job search strategies and discovering work philosophy to the nitty-gritty details of creating acceptable use policies, this revised and updated edition, which includes a new foreword from Sarah Kelly Johns, shares the joys and perils of the profession along with a wealth of practical advice from decades of experience in school library programs
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Instructional materials centers -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Instructional materials personnel -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Library science -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
School librarians -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
School libraries -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Thornton, Kimberly, cover designer
Toor, Ruth, 1933- author
ISBN 0838912680 (e-book)
9780838912683 (e-book)