Middle management in academic and public libraries / Tom Diamond, editor.

"Drawing from the contributions of 20 academic and public library middle managers, this book reveals knowledge, expertise, and insights on a variety of management topics and responsibilities"--

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Other Authors: Diamond, Tom.
Format: Book
Published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Libraries Unlimited, [2011]
Table of Contents:
  • The balance of authority and responsibility in middle management / Aline Soules
  • Managing new managers or supervisors in the public library / Bernadine Goldman
  • Managing the performance of people who do not report to you / Dorothy C. Lockaby
  • Youth services librarians as middle managers : an overview / Kim Becnel
  • The Penn State University Libraries administration leadership development program : a proposal / Matthew J. Wayman, Billie E. Walker, and John D. Shank
  • Working together : public and technical services perspectives / Mary Krautter and Christine Fischer
  • Caught in the middle : managing competing expectations / Jamie P. Kearley and Deborah McCarthy
  • Middle management on the tenure-track : a delicate balance / Dorothy Ormes and Liz Miller
  • Managing changing reference services in public libraries / Donna Bachowski
  • Social media and the middle manager / Lynette Schimpf
  • Managing the previously vacant position / Kathryn Yelinek
  • Career ladders in public library branch management / Chad Lubbers
  • Performance evaluations as motivation and training opportunities / Christina Torbert
  • Hiring and firing : basic practices for public services middle managers in academic libraries / Lee Twombly
  • Project management in libraries : an overview for middle managers / Debra Lucas.