Library and information center management, Part 3

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Libraries Unlimited, 1993 - Business & Economics - 402 pages
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This internationally acclaimed text serves as the basic management text in programs of library & information studies throughout the world. It is also used as a ready-reference & for workshop discussions in all types of libraries & information centers. As with previous editions, the authors present the principles of library & information center management in a conceptual framework as it examines the dynamics of organizational missions, goals, policies & programs, & people, as well as in relation to external forces (e.g., users & funding authorities) that encourage change. This current edition features expanded sections on the change process, strategic planning & management, & managing conflict through Total Quality Management (TQM) in a technology intense environment. Charts, diagrams, & appendixes of library policies, procedures, organograms, & other forms are included.

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User Review  - Rob - Goodreads

The book is a useful and comprehensive introduction to management (and leadership) within a library context. However, it's rather wordy; sometimes the authors repeat themselves unnecessarily. Read full review

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User Review  - Nazar - Goodreads

This is great book for modern library and information center managers.I love the way of discussion presented in this book, such as case study and scenario. Read full review

Contents

5DIRECTING continued
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2THE PLANNING PROCESS
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3ORGANIZING
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