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  1. Open Access Everything

    Libraries are making scholarship accessible to all By Meredith Farkas With the growing cost of higher education, declining library budgets, and the crisis in scholarly publishing, it can sometimes be difficult to feel optimistic. Looking at the creative e ...

    bgoldberg - 12/23/2013 - 20:00 - 1 comment - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Mentoring in the Library: Building for the Future

    Mentoring in the Library: Building for the Future Marta K. Lee Mentorship is essential to the health of any institution; sharing knowledge and experience transforms managers into stronger leaders and helps less senior employees improve their job skills. N ...

    HDAVIES - 04/01/2013 - 11:45 - Libraries Transform

  3. English Journal: Mentoring and Teach Development

    English Journal: Mentoring and Teacher Development Vol. 102 No. 3 This episode of the serial English Journal discusses various aspects of mentoring. While the articles are aimed at English teachers, several of the entries discuss mentoring more generally. ...

    HDAVIES - 03/20/2013 - 11:25 - Libraries Transform

  4. In order to lead, you have to know what direction you are going

    "In order to lead, you have to know what direction you are going: Cultivating well-rounded leaders is staking a claim on our future " College and Research Library News Tahirah Akbar-Williams A recent article published by one of the participants ...

    HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 15:59 - Libraries Transform

  5. Influencing without Authority

    Influencing without Authority (ACRL Active Guide #2) Melanie Hawks How can library professionals gain support for their ideas, develop collaborative relationships, and become recognized leaders—regardless of position or title? Library organizations are fu ...

    HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 13:59 - Libraries Transform

  6. Pay it Forward: Mentoring New Information Professionals

    Pay it Forward: Mentoring New Information Professionals (ACRL Active Guide #4) Mary Ann Mavrinac and Kim Stymest for ACRL Pay it Forward is a unique guide in which two partners in a mentoring relationship describe the benefits to each partner and to the p ...

    HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 13:44 - Libraries Transform

  7. Managing in the Middle

    Managing in the Middle Edited by Rob ert Farrell and Kenneth Schlesinger Fully a third of all library supervisors are “managing in the middle:” reporting to top-level managers while managing teams of peers or paraprofessional staff in some capacity. This ...

    HDAVIES - 01/16/2013 - 15:28 - Libraries Transform

  8. Mentoring and Managing Students in the Academic Library

    Mentoring and Managing Students in the Academic Library Michelle Reale Most academic libraries could not operate without a host of part-time student workers.  But employing students is different from filling a professional position with an experienced wor ...

    HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform

  9. Winning Library Grants: A Game Plan

      Winning Library Grants: A Game Plan Bundle Herbert B. Landau Tightening budgets and ever-shrinking sources for funding have made winning grants more important than ever before. But where should a library grant novice begin? Right here, of course. Herber ...

    HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:19 - Libraries Transform

  10. Managing Your Library Construction Project

    Managing Your Library Construction Project: A Step-by-Step Guide Richard C. McCarthy Library building projects leave a legacy for decades, with one chance to get it right. Those with access to a trustworthy expert who can explain the process in step-by-st ...

    HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:12 - Libraries Transform