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Library management in disruptive times : skills and knowledge for an uncertain future /

by O'Connor, Steve.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Facet Publishing, 2015Description: xvi, 158 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781783300211; 1783300213.Subject(s): Library administration | Library science -- 21st century
Contents:
Leading change : knowledge for success / Ian Smith -- Management fads and fashions and their impact on the LIS community / Bill Fisher -- The five rules of engagement for librarians : aux Ranganathan's laws of library science / Choy Fatt Cheong -- Library management, disruption and consortia : an Australian example / Michael Robinson -- No regrets; just lessions : economic crisis is changing our life and the management of libraries / Petros A. Kostagiolas -- Introducing agile principles and management to a library organization / Daniel Forsman -- The role of professional associations in changing times / Susan Henczel -- And the walls came tumbling down ... the library profession confronts all-invasive new managerialism / Colin Storey -- What is behind the meaning of disruption? or, thinking of management strategies from the outside / Steve O'Connor.
Summary: This book identifies the key skills and attitudes needed by the library leaders of today and tomorrow and delivers a balanced view of the future of the profession. Contributed to by expert professional library leaders and educators from across the globe ... List(s) this item appears in: Anatolia Libraries Staff Development
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Leading change : knowledge for success / Ian Smith -- Management fads and fashions and their impact on the LIS community / Bill Fisher -- The five rules of engagement for librarians : aux Ranganathan's laws of library science / Choy Fatt Cheong -- Library management, disruption and consortia : an Australian example / Michael Robinson -- No regrets; just lessions : economic crisis is changing our life and the management of libraries / Petros A. Kostagiolas -- Introducing agile principles and management to a library organization / Daniel Forsman -- The role of professional associations in changing times / Susan Henczel -- And the walls came tumbling down ... the library profession confronts all-invasive new managerialism / Colin Storey -- What is behind the meaning of disruption? or, thinking of management strategies from the outside / Steve O'Connor.

This book identifies the key skills and attitudes needed by the library leaders of today and tomorrow and delivers a balanced view of the future of the profession. Contributed to by expert professional library leaders and educators from across the globe ...

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