The Indispensable Librarian

The Indispensable Librarian : Surviving and Thriving in School Libraries in the Information Age

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This readable and practical book examines the changes in school libraries brought by the digital revolution-and describes how new and experienced librarians can take advantage of them. * Provides both practical and visionary insights from an experienced, currently practicing librarian/library supervisor * Supplies accessible and often humorous coverage of the subject without being simplistic * Includes provocative ideas to stimulate thought and discussion * Highlights the impact of technology on the library program and serves as a straightforward guide to changes needed in the field * Offers an essential foundation of all aspects of managing a school library programshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 207 pages
  • 215.9 x 276.86 x 15.24mm | 589.67g
  • ABC-CLIO
  • Linworth Publishing, Incorporated
  • Worthington, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 161069239X
  • 9781610692397
  • 743,199

About Doug A. Johnson

Doug Johnson is director of media and technology for Mankato Area Public Schools in Mankato, MN.show more

Review quote

"This revised edition is 90 percent new, making it a valuable asset even to those who have dog-eared copies of the first edition." - Booklist Online "This is a book that belongs in school library collections for frequent reference-and even more in the hands of administrators whose vision of the possibilities inherent in a school library might just be approaching the twenty-first century." - Library Media Connectionshow more

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