Hiring preferences of special libraries in Makati

March 2007
Journal of Philippine Librarianship;2007, Vol. 27 Issue 1/2, p190
Academic Journal
The article presents a study which examines whether there is a significant difference between the hiring preferences of public and private special libraries in Makati, Philippines. The goal of the study is to determine the qualifications that applicants must possess to be considered a candidate for a position in the public and private special libraries. It notes that the basic characteristics public and private special libraries in Makati look for in an applicant includes those aging between 26 and 35 years, educational attainment, and experience within the field of Library and Information Science. Moreover, it notes that there is no is no significant difference between the hiring preferences of public and private special libraries in Makati except the civil status.


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