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    DescriptionThe latest and most comprehensive assessment of public librarians' education and career paths to date, this important volume reports on a large-scale research project performed by authors Jose-Marie Griffiths and Donald W. King. Presented in collaboration with the Office for Research and Statistics (ORS), the book includes an examination of trends in public-library employment, such as: Staff structure and educational level of staff, Outsourcing of library functions and Quality-of-life and quality-of-service assessment. Two counterpoint essays conclude the volume and critique Griffiths and King's conclusions. This book serves as a crucial guide to public library administrators as they plan for staffing in years to come.


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    Title
    A Strong Future for Public Library Use and Employment
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Donald W. King, By (author) Jose-Marie Griffiths
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 96
    Width: 211 mm
    Height: 272 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 295 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780838935880
    ISBN 10: 0838935885
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 480
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: LA
    Libri: I-LA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.7
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BIC E4L: LIB
    BISAC V2.8: LAN025000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27340
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 025.5/874
    LC classification: Z678.88 .G75 2011
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 025.5874
    BISAC region code: 4.0.1.0.0.0.0
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: GLMB
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/PROFAS
    Thema V1.0: GLM
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Publisher
    American Library Association
    Imprint name
    ALA Editions
    Publication date
    15 June 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL