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  • 100 Best Books for Children

    By Anita Silvey

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780618618774
    • Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY
    • Published: August 2005
    A parent's guide to the best in children's literature profiles one hundred outstanding titles that every child should read, in a reference that is organized according to age level and includes essays on plot summary, background notes, and other inside information about each selection. Reprint.
  • 100 More Library Lifesavers

    By Pamela Bacon

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781591580034
    • Publisher: LIBRAIES UNLIMITED
    • Published: August 2003
    A career's worth of creative solutions to problems and challenges commonly encountered in school libraries, this second volume to the best-selling 100 Library Lifesavers presents another 100 ready-to-use lifesavers to help you stay on top of your busy schedule and make your library look good! Seasoned school library media specialist Pamela S. Bacon once again shares practical, field-tested advice for just about any task.
  • 100 More Popular Young Adult Authors : Biographical Sketches & Bibliographies

    By Bernard Drew

    Our Price: $68.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781563089206
    • Publisher: LIBRARIES UNLIMITED INC
    • Published: November 2002
    Features 100 biographies & biographical sketches of popular young adult authors & covers a wide variety of genres, focusing on contemporary authors who are tuned to current language, events, & styles, & those who have either won an award, shown remarkable strength in writing, or pioneered new directions.
  • The 21st Century Academic Library: Global Patterns of Organization and Discourse

    By Mary K. Bolin

    Our Price: $78.95
    • ISBN-13: 9780081018668
    • Publisher: Chandos Publishing
  • The 21st-Century Black Librarian in America

    By Andrew P. Jackson

    Our Price: $102.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810882454
    • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
    • Published: April 2012
    This collection of poignant essays covers a multiplicity of concerns for the 21st-century Black librarian and embodies compassion and respect for the provision of information, an act that defines librarianship. The essays, written by Black librarians in public, academic, state, federal, technology, and special libraries, are personable, inspiring, and thought provoking for all library professionals, regardless of race, class, or gender.
  • The 21st-Century Elementary School Library Program: Managing for Results

    By Carl Harvey

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781440842443
    • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • 5-Star Programming

    By Barbara T. Mates

    Our Price: $52.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780838908433
    • Publisher: American Library Association
    • Published: March 2003
  • 50+ Library Services

    By Diantha Dow Schull

    Our Price: $55.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780838911198
    • Publisher: Amer Library Assn
    • Published: April 2013
    Despite a growing response of librarians to an aging population, this has not been reflected in the library literature, librarian training, or financial resources. This work provides a variety of examples and websites showing what is actually happening, offering pertinent quotes by professionals on the front lines. Schull is currently an advisor to libraries, museums, and foundations on organizational and program development. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • 75 Outrageous Ways for Librarians to Impact Student Achievement in Grades K-8

    By Laurie Thelen

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781586832322
    • Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
    • Published: December 2007
    Offers individual, collaborative, and community-based lessons for language arts, science, math, the arts, social studies, technology, library instruction, and behavior managment, along with such creative ideas for fund raisers as book races and library stores.
  • ALA Filing Rules

    By American Library Association

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780838932551
    • Publisher: American Library Association
    • Published: June 1980
    The official rules governing the arrangement of catalog cards and other bibliographic records in files are accompanied by numerous examples
  • Abhb Annual Bibliography of the History of the Printed Book and Libraries

    By Koninklijke Bibliotheek

    Our Price: $349.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780792358190
    • Publisher: Kluwer Academic Pub
    • Published: August 1999
  • Academic Archives

    By Aaron D. Purcell

    Our Price: $95.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781555707699
    • Publisher: Neal-Schuman Publishers
    • Published: February 2012
    Purcell (special collections, Virginia Tech) examines the changing field of academic archives, what academic archivists do, and the future of their work, for archivists of all levels and experience, other information professionals, library directors, historians, and academics. He explores practical issues of work and the management of programs, with a focus on merged departments in academic libraries, such as a special collections unit. He describes choosing this career, working with other information professionals in an academic library, defining and articulating the vision, connecting the program with the goals of the institution, integrating records management functions, building collections with the help of donors and dealers, presenting unique material to many audiences, determining the best approaches to processing and organizing collections, digital opportunities, and the definition of an academic archivist and the role in the twenty-first century. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • Academic Branch Libraries in Changing Times

    By Nevenka Zdravkovska

    Our Price: $80.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781843346302
    • Publisher: Chandos Publishing Ltd
    • Published: September 2011
    A librarian since 1977, Zdravkovska (Engineering and Physical Sciences Library, U. of Maryland, College Park) has 15 years of academic branch library experience. Based on a year-long research of the published literature on branch academic libraries, she offers fellow academic branch librarians and administrators of large academic libraries a brief historical overview, followed by an examination of the current situation, with an eye toward the future of branch academic libraries at Academic Research Library institutions during difficult economic times. The text includes practical ideas for adding branches as well as closing and/or consolidating branches. Distributed in the U.S. by Neal-Schuman Publishers. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • Academic Librarian's Human Resources Handbook

    By David A. Baldwin

    Our Price: $38.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781563083457
    • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
    • Published: August 1996
    A handbook providing librarian managers with the basic information and background on employee rights and legal parameters to avoid rights' violations. The manual discusses human resources management in a library setting, personnel selections, wage and hour laws, benefits, discrimination laws, safety standards, discipline and discharge, and the finer points of effective management in a complex environment. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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