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Jul 09

The Library Staff Development Handbook (2017)

Posted on July 9, 2018 at 10:40 AM by Brian Herder

Library Staff Development Handbook

The Library Staff Development Handbook (2017)

Mary Grace Flaherty

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

978-1-4422-7036-7



The Library Staff Development Handbook: How to Maximize Your Library’s Most Important Resource provides practical tips, suggestions for resources, and concrete examples for addressing the multiple and varied aspects of staff development. From crafting a job description to recruitment, hiring and retention, and from progressive discipline and succession planning to continuing education, performance appraisals, and the importance of workplace fun, this handbook can serve as a companion for managers, supervisors and library staff as they negotiate the challenging range of staffing issues and the opportunities they provide in the library setting.