Skills to Make a Librarian

Written By Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
Skills to Make a Librarian
  • Publsiher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 December 2014
  • ISBN : 0081000650
  • Pages : 198 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Skills to Make a Librarian written by Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen which was release on 11 December 2014, this book published by Chandos Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The library and information profession builds skills and expertise that cover a wide spectrum. These skills are often desirable in other fields and industries. Likewise, the skills we build before entering the library and information professions can help us as professionals. Skills to Make a Librarian looks at both sides of this equation through a collection of essays by current and former librarians and information professionals who make use of this wide range of cross disciplinary skills. Chapters written by authors at various points in their careers detailing what skills they have developed outside of librarianship Chapter authors discuss skills that have benefited their practice and careers, and how the skills of librarianship fit into life outside libraries Authors open up about personal experiences while keeping it professional

Skills to Make a Librarian

Skills to Make a Librarian
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-12-11
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : The library and information profession builds skills and expertise that cover a wide spectrum. These skills are often desirable in other fields and industries. Likewise, the skills we build before entering the library and information professions can help us as professionals. Skills to Make a Librarian looks at both sides ...

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction 5th Edition

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching  Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction  5th Edition
  • Author : Christopher C. Brown,Suzanne S. Bell
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2018-07-20
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Understanding and navigating online databases is an essential skill for today's librarians, but staying current in this changing landscape can be a challenge. The fifth edition of this vital book ensures that you meet that challenge. Today's librarians not only need to know about existing databases and how to perform ...

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction 4th Edition

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching  Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction  4th Edition
  • Author : Suzanne S. Bell
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-02-03
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : This groundbreaking textbook and guide for library school students and librarians will help you—regardless of experience level or environment—learn the ins and outs of working with online databases, the best tactics for effective research online, and the methods for conveying these search skills to others. • Features discussions of ...

Reference and Instructional Services for Information Literacy Skills in School Libraries 3rd Edition

Reference and Instructional Services for Information Literacy Skills in School Libraries  3rd Edition
  • Author : Scott Lanning
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2014-05-28
  • Total pages : 170
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Students need to be able to distinguish good information from bad. This book gives you the tools to transmit those essential skills to your students. • Covers theories of information behavior, models of information literacy, and provision of reference services in various mediums • Emphasizes reference and instructional services and examines the ...

Tapping into the Skills of 21st Century School Librarians

Tapping into the Skills of 21st Century School Librarians
  • Author : Audrey P. Church
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2015-12-28
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Strong school librarians positively impact student learning, and principal support is key. This concise handbook provides an overview of the roles of the 21st-century school librarian—teacher, instructional partner, information specialist, instructional leader, and program administrator. A valuable and informative resource, it gives principals the information they need to know ...

The Reference Librarian and Implications of Mediation

The Reference Librarian and Implications of Mediation
  • Author : Melvin Keith Ewing,Robert Hauptman
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : This informative volume is filled with valuable insights on the reference librarian's role as a connecting link between information seekers and the resources that provide answers to their questions. The Reference Librarian and Implications of Mediation helps librarians become successful mediators by teaching them the best approaches to providing resolutions ...

Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Librarianship

Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Librarianship
  • Author : Ekoja, Innocent Isa,Ogbomo, Esoswo Francisca,Okuonghae, Omorodion
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2022-01-07
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : A fundamental dynamism of the library is its continuous adoption of trending technologies and innovations for enhanced service delivery. To meet the needs of library users in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, an era characterized by digital revolution, knowledge economy, globalization, and information explosion, libraries have embraced innovations and novel technologies ...

The Entrepreneurial Librarian

The Entrepreneurial Librarian
  • Author : Mary Krautter,,Mary Beth Lock,Mary G. Scanlon
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-01-10
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : The old image of an entrepreneur as a scrappy, independent risk-taker has been replaced by the reality of individuals incorporating innovative ideas in more traditional settings. This collection of essays illustrates how librarians are infusing entrepreneurial principles in a variety of arenas, including public, private, academic, and special libraries. It ...

Transmedia Storytelling The Librarian s Guide

Transmedia Storytelling  The Librarian s Guide
  • Author : Amanda S. Hovious
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Total pages : 142
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : This practical and thorough guide offers clear explanations of what transmedia storytelling is and shows how it can be integrated into library programming that fosters multimodal literacy with K–12 learners. • Offers the first practical guide to transmedia storytelling that gives librarians new ways to create excitement in the library, engage ...

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction 6th Edition

Librarian s Guide to Online Searching  Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction  6th Edition
  • Author : Christopher C. Brown
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2021-06-30
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Updates the premier textbook for students and librarians needing to know the landscape of current databases and how to search them. Librarians need to know of existing databases, and they must be able to teach search capabilities and strategies to library users. This practical guide introduces librarians to a broad ...

M Libraries 3

M Libraries 3
  • Author : Mohamed Ally,Gill Needham
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-01-23
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : This title draws together international authorities to explore the variety of work that libraries are doing across the world to deliver resources to users via mobile and hand-held devices. Based on the proceedings of the Third International M-Libraries Conference held in Brisbane in May 2011, this draws together cutting-edge international contributions ...

Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship

Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship
  • Author : M. Sandra Wood
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-11
  • Total pages : 546
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Get the foundational knowledge about health sciences librarianship. The general term “health sciences libraries” covers a wide range of areas beyond medical libraries, such as biomedical, nursing, allied health, pharmacy, and others. Introduction to Health Sciences Librarianship provides a sound foundation to all aspects of these types of libraries to ...

Effective Libraries in International Schools

Effective Libraries in International Schools
  • Author : Carolyn Markuson
  • Publisher : John Catt Educational Ltd
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 158
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Download or read online Effective Libraries in International Schools written by Carolyn Markuson, published by John Catt Educational Ltd which was released on 1999. Get Effective Libraries in International Schools Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Expectations of Librarians in the 21st Century

Expectations of Librarians in the 21st Century
  • Author : Karl Bridges
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 235
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : This collection of 50 essays elucidates the many facets of modern librarianship and what is expected of today's librarians....

The Medical Library Association Guide to Data Management for Librarians

The Medical Library Association Guide to Data Management for Librarians
  • Author : Lisa Federer
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2016-09-15
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0081000650
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Summary : Technological advances and the rise of collaborative, interdisciplinary approaches have changed the practice of research. The 21st century researcher not only faces the challenge of managing increasingly complex datasets, but also new data sharing requirements from funders and journals. Success in today’s research enterprise requires an understanding of how ...