Career in Music Librarianship: Perspectives from the Field, Issue 18
Scarecrow Press, 1990 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 81 pages
Papers derived from a program entitled, 'Dead Ends and Open Doors: The State of Music Librarianship, ' which was presented by the Personnel Committee of the Music Library Association at the 1988 Annual Meeting. Topics addressed include the unique aspects of music librarianship (both in general and in technical services in particular), the growth and diversity of the profession as shown by job trends, a profile of persons planning to enter the field, the response of the library to the perceived needs of students interested in music librarianship, and the question of longevity and stability of practitioners of the profession
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Types of Music Libraries
The Materials of the Music Collection
Care of the Collection
Typical Career Patterns
Job Trends 19741989
Sources of Information
Placement Service Membership and the Applicant Pool
Note and Reference
Why Music Librarians Leave the Field
A Profile of MLIS Music Graduates UC Berkeley
Profile of Students
Placement in Work Environments
Potential for Advancement in the Work Environment
A Changing Definition of the Music Library
Would They Return?
Careers in Music Technical Services
What Can Be Done?
The Power of Music or Why Do People Stay in the Profession?
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