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  • ISBN: 9780838996232 (electronic bk)
  • Edition: 4.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.

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Since its original publication more than two decades ago, Staff Development: A Practical Guide has remained a respected handbook for supporting one of libraries' most important assets: their human resources. Staff development and training are not only important but essential to ensure that libraries meet new challenges and fulfill their missions, especially in a constantly changing world where technological innovations directly impact information access for library staff and users alike. This new edition offers unique, state-of-the-art perspectives on such important topics as:Strategies for building and implementing a staff development programTracking changes through training, including the importance of setting goals and needs assessmentsRefining how staff approaches customer serviceUsing instructional design for staff developmentThis is a volume that every librarian charged with staff development should have at the ready.
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Electronic reproduction. Chicago : ALA Editions, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9405 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Language Arts.
Genre: Electronic books.

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