The new OPL sourcebook : a guide for solo and small libraries / Judith A. Siess.

This updated and expanded edition of the essential guide for small and one-person libraries (OPLs) covers virtually every key management topic of interest to OPLs. In addition to offering a wealth of practical tips, strategies, and case studies, author Judith Siess takes an international perspective...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Siess, Judith A. (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Medford, N.J. : Information Today, [2006]
Edition:First printing, 2006, [revised edition of The OPL Sourcebook, 2001].
Table of Contents:
  • What is an OPL?
  • Management : general concepts
  • Time management, planning, and prioritization
  • Financial matters
  • Communication, marketing, and advocacy
  • Along the information superhighway : the OPL and technology
  • Other issues : education, downsizing and outsourcing, and knowledge management
  • The future of one-person librarianship
  • Business, management, and economics
  • Computers and the Web
  • Government
  • Journalism and news
  • Language, literature, and the arts
  • Law, legal libraries, and copyright
  • Libraryland stuff
  • Medicine, health, nursing, and medical libraries
  • Science, engineering, and technology
  • Social sciences
  • Miscellaneous
  • Bibliography and sources cited.