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Your future in library careers

Alpha Scoggin Myers

Your future in library careers

by Alpha Scoggin Myers

  • 355 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Richards Rosen Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library science -- Vocational guidance.,
  • Library science -- Vocational guidance.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the many varied jobs in the library profession and the necessary qualifications for them. Includes dicussions on media centers, public and State libraries, and a national convention.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Alpha Scoggin Myers and Sara A. Temkin.
    SeriesCareers in depth, 104
    ContributionsTemkin, Sara A., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ682 .M87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 145 p.
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5431002M
    ISBN 10082390282X
    LC Control Number73077670
    OCLC/WorldCa762685

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      Careers: The Graphic Guide to Finding the Perfect Job for You by Sarah Pawlewski, consultant In this one-volume, comprehensive guide, each career’s two-page spread includes what skills and interests would lead to this career, related careers (and their page numbers in the book), and something I’ve never seen in a career book, “The.   One of the major changes we expect to see in academic libraries is the use of new innovating technologies. The NMC Horizon Report Summary Library Edition suggests that in the very near future we will be seeing “libraries adapting to accommodate new applications of technology for learning, research, and information”.Author: Chloe Wenborn.

      While most of the ,+ libraries in the U.S. will likely continue to function as they always have, moving books around shelves and holding areas, to and from patrons -- Author: Jeremy Greenfield. Continuing Education. Future Ready with the Library (from - YALSA will provide training and resources to small, rural and tribal library staff to help them deliver college and career readiness services for and with the middle schoolers in their communities); National Career Development Association (provides a Career Development Facilitator certification for .


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