Anyone at the helm of a small public library knows that every little detail counts. But juggling the responsibilities that are part and parcel of the job is far from easy. Finally, here s a handbook that includes everything administrators need to keep a handle on library operations, freeing them up to streamline and improve how the organization functions.
It s packed with practical advice and numerous checklists for
Preparing budgets, writing financial reports, and working with the library board
Simplifying workflow through effective delegation
Collection development, including tips for effective weeding
Launching initiatives and outreach programs, such as adult literacy programming and homework help centers
Tales from the Field offer real-world perspectives from library directors across the country. From finance and HR to collection development, policy, and programming, this resource puts ready-to-use information at your fingertips.
Book year: 2012
Book pages: 154
Book language: en
File size: 11.52 MB
File type: pdf
Published: 24 January 2018 - 23:00