Mentoring Resources

Matches in the ALSC Mentoring Program may choose to use outside sources to improve their match. Below is a bibliography of resources that might help mentors and mentees:

Examples from the ALSC Blog

Check out the resources and information posted by mentors and mentees to the ALSC Blog. 


Ambrose, Larry. A Mentor’s Companion. 1998. Chicago: Perrone-Ambrose.
Ensher, Ellen and Murphy, Susan. Power Mentoring: How Successful Mentors and Proteges Get the Most Out of Their Relationships. 2005. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. 
Lacey, Kathy. Making Mentoring Happen: A Simple and Effective Guide to Implementing a Successful Mentoring Program. 1999. Wariewood, NSW, Australia: Business & Professional Publishing Pty Limited. 
Murray, Margo. Beyond the Myths and Magic of Mentoring: How to Facilitate an Effective Mentoring Process. 2001. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Zachary, Lois J. Creating a Mentoring Culture: The Organization’s Guide. 2005. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. 
Zachary, Lois J. The Mentor’s Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships. 2000. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.