January 2010
Bibliotheksdienst;2010, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p47
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on library-related events in 2009. In September was the 14th International Numismatics Congress held in Glasgow, Scotland. A Frankfurt, Germany, Round Table of Management Commissions convened to discuss "Personnel Development -- Concepts -- Limits -- Possibilities." An October conference at the College of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, focused its discussion on a strategic alliance between libraries in Berlin and Brandenburg, Germany.


Related Articles

  • OLA drafts personnel policy guidelines.  // LJ: Library Journal;2/1/1975, Vol. 100 Issue 3, p252 

    Highlights the personnel policy guidelines drafted by the Ohio Library Association (OLA). Recommended work week and leaves; Proposal that all professional staff holding advanced library degrees be accorded faculty rank with its accompanying benefits as provided for other faculty.

  • The JAL guide to the professional literature: Personnel & staff development. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Mar1996, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p159 

    Presents abstracts of professional literature on library personnel and staff development. Includes the article `Motivating Student Employees: Examples from Collections Conservation,' by Brian J. Baird; Book `Personal Professional Development and the Solo Librarian,' by Sue Lacey Bryant.

  • The college library assistant director: Serving at the... O'Connor, Thomas F.; Duchon, Maire I. // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Mar1993, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p12 

    Reports on the results of a survey of 164 assistant library directors (ADs) at 137 comprehensive and liberal arts institutions. Purpose and methodology used in the survey; Authority level of ADs; Sex and education of ADs; Selection versus appointment of college library ADs; Status and rights of...

  • The JAL guide to professional literature: Personnel & staff development. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Nov97, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p548 

    Presents the summaries of journal articles on library personnel & staff development. Incudes `Using Library Skills Sets to Design a Staff Development Program,' by Kathel Dunn and Marcia Epelbaum; `The Complete Guide to Performance Standards for Library Personnel,' by Carol F. Goodson.

  • If not for people, then for what? Kniffel, Leonard // American Libraries;Feb97, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p48 

    Editorial. Criticizes the lack of staffing at many modern libraries. A comparison between staffing situations and quality issues at hospitals and libraries; Issues that need to be confronted during the Information Age; A quote from Samuel Johnson expressing a cynical attitude toward libraries;...

  • The JAL guide to professional literature: Personnel & staff development. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Jul98, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p346 

    Summarizes journal articles and other publications related to library personnel and staff development. Includes `A New Perspective: How to get the Real Story from Attitude Surveys,' by Brad Fisher, published in `Training' journal,' `Getting an Academic Job,' by Jennie Jacobs and `A Case Study...

  • Insensitive sensitivity training. Helmick, Cathie; Minudri, Regina // Library Journal;4/1/1995, Vol. 120 Issue 6, p65 

    Presents a case study based on an actual event in a library and offers the analyses of two librarians. How a college assistant director for public services refused to send his library staff to a compulsory multicultural awareness workshop; How the library director should respond.

  • How to Deal with the Interlopers: A Checklist of Options. White, Herbert S. // Library Journal;11/15/1988, Vol. 113 Issue 19, p50 

    Provides librarians on how to deal with the appointment of a nonlibrarian to the post of chief librarian. Use of warm welcome approach; Offers of assistance and instruction; Tactic of feigning ignorance; Tactic of open confrontation.

  • Library media paraprofessionals--we can't live without them! Pawlowski, Connie; Troutman, Patsy // Book Report;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p19 

    Lists guidelines for librarians regarding the selection of paraprofessionals for libraries. Role of paraprofessionals; Job description chart for library media assistants.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics