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Author Farmer, Lesley S. J., author

Title Managing the successful school library : strategic planning and reflective practice / Lesley S.J. Farmer
Published Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 252 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ideal school library programs -- The school library's context -- Starting with yourself -- Planning -- Managing resources -- Managing facilities -- Managing funding -- Managing people -- Managing services -- Managing communication -- From manager to leader
Summary School librarians must not only manage the library, but also serve as educational leaders. Farmer shows how school library programs must be planned in light of standards and school community needs. She compares and differentiates between management and leadership, and provides guidelines to help you transition from competent manager to inspiring leader
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-246) and index
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Subject School librarians -- Vocational guidance.
School libraries -- Administration.
School libraries -- United States -- Administration.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0838915159 (electronic bk.)
0838915167 (electronic bk.)
9780838915158 (electronic bk.)
9780838915165 (electronic bk.)