Career Paths and Career Development of Business Librarians Hardback
Contributors provide insights about business librarianship in various types of institutions, explore traditional and non-traditional career paths in business librarianship, and discuss numerous strategies for professional growth (from earning an MBA degree to working abroad).
Among the topics covered are the following: recruitment of business librarians (including recent data on the supply and demand of business librarians); the special concerns of early career and mid-career business librarians; the importance of mentoring; leadership development; and business librarians on the job in academic, public, and corporate libraries.
This book will appeal to a wide audience: practitioners; directors of public, academic, and special libraries serving the business community; library and information science educators; and those considering business librarianship as a career, including students, generalist librarians, and individuals seeking a career change.
This book was published as a special issue of the Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
- Publication Date: 27/02/2009
- Category: Library & information sciences
- ISBN: 9780789037947