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The Chief Data Officer's Playbook, Second Edition

The Chief Data Officer's Playbook, Second Edition

$46.00

This fully revised and updated edition of the bestselling resource offers new insights into the role of the CDO and the data environment. Written by two of the world’s leading experts in data driven transformation, it addresses the changes that have taken place in data, in the role of the CDO, and the expectations and ambitions of organisations....


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Pivoting during the Pandemic: Ideas for Serving Your Community Anytime, Anywhere

Pivoting during the Pandemic: Ideas for Serving Your Community Anytime, Anywhere

$38.00

Sharing lessons learned and barriers overcome, this book will spur you towards new ways of serving your patrons during unprecedented times. When the pandemic suddenly forced many public libraries to close their doors or limit patron access, library staff redoubled their efforts to serve their communities in every way possible. Demonstrating thei...


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Bold Minds: Library Leadership in a Time of Disruption

Bold Minds: Library Leadership in a Time of Disruption

$102.00

Are librarians and libraries relevant in the 21st century? This is a fundamental question and one that presents differing opinions across the many diverse information sectors. If there is a continuing need for libraries and for librarians, then how do library leaders obtain strategic support when there appears to be a lack of clarity or understa...


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Learning Centers for School Libraries (AASL Standards–Based Learning Series)

Learning Centers for School Libraries (AASL Standards–Based Learning Series)

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Learning Centers for School Libraries presents innovative, engaging, and fun ideas to target the AASL National School Library Standards and content-area standards. It contains almost everything needed to set up learning centers in a school library. The ideas are flexible and can fit different grade levels and lesson lengths. Suggestions for coll...


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Library Next: Seven Action Steps for Reinvention

Library Next: Seven Action Steps for Reinvention

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A call to action that extends beyond administrators and managers to all library workers, Murray-Rust’s book will give readers a voice in creating a positive future for libraries. After a career of more than 40 years, Murray-Rust, former Dean of Libraries at Georgia Tech and a self-proclaimed library disrupter, sees our profession’s central chall...


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Launching Large-Scale Library Initiatives: Innovation and Collaboration

Launching Large-Scale Library Initiatives: Innovation and Collaboration

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By proudly owning the audaciousness of the Big Idea, libraries demonstrate both their resiliency and value to their communities. This resource shares the insights and practical knowledge to make it happen. The necessity for library leaders to demonstrate that libraries are innovative, collaborative, and can provide eye-catching, transformational...


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The Academic Teaching Librarian's Handbook

The Academic Teaching Librarian's Handbook

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The Academic Teaching Librarian's Handbook is an indispensable reference, suitable for early career professionals at the start of their teaching journey, as well as mid- or late-career librarians who may have moved into leadership and managerial roles and who wish to advance their teaching role to the next level. The Academic Teaching Librarian'...


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Leading Change in Academic Libraries

Leading Change in Academic Libraries

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Institutions of higher education and academic libraries are not the traditional organizations they once were. They are subject to a variety of forces, including shifting and changing populations, technological changes, public demands for affordability and accountability, and changing approaches to research and learning. Academic libraries can no...


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Librarian Tales: Funny, Strange, and Inspiring Dispatches from the Stacks

Librarian Tales: Funny, Strange, and Inspiring Dispatches from the Stacks

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Published in cooperation with Skyhorse Publishing Here is the good, the bad, and the ugly of librarian William Ottens’s experience working behind service desks and in the stacks of public libraries, most recently at the Lawrence Public Library in Kansas. In Librarian Tales, readers will learn about strange things librarians have found in book dr...


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Responding to Rapid Change in Libraries: A User Experience Approach

Responding to Rapid Change in Libraries: A User Experience Approach

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Library leaders can ensure their institutions stay ahead of rapid change and increasing service expectations with the strategies, tools, and holistic approach presented in this book. In the face of rapid change and an ever-widening constellation of challenges, it’s crucial for library leaders to pull back to the question of “why?” Plotting a sus...


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Well Said: The Library Lovers Coloring Book of Quotes

Well Said: The Library Lovers Coloring Book of Quotes

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Color away the stress of the day with this all-new collection of coloring pages—now with an inspiring twist! Fewer activities are more relaxing than taking crayons, pens, or colored pencils in hand to add a personalized splash of color to the pages in a coloring book.  Peppered throughout this enjoyable collection are inspiring quotes about lite...


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Going Virtual: Programs and Insights from a Time of Crisis

Going Virtual: Programs and Insights from a Time of Crisis

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This title will be available Spring 2021. You may place an order and the item will be shipped when it becomes available. Want to place an order visit us here: Pre-orders – The Library Marketplace The creative programs shared in this book vividly demonstrate the ways in which library programming can make communities stronger and more resilient by...


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The Burnout Gamble: Achieve More by Beating Burnout and Building Resilience

The Burnout Gamble: Achieve More by Beating Burnout and Building Resilience

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Faculty-Librarian Collaborations: Integrating the Information Literacy Framework into Disciplinary Courses

Faculty-Librarian Collaborations: Integrating the Information Literacy Framework into Disciplinary Courses

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ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy in Higher Education is a valuable tool for librarians working with faculty in developing curriculum that integrates information literacy into the disciplines. Faculty-Librarian Collaborations collects chapters, case studies, and lesson plans detailing why these collaborations are important, how to develo...


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Ask, Listen, Empower: Grounding Your Library Work in Community Engagement

Ask, Listen, Empower: Grounding Your Library Work in Community Engagement

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Community engagement isn’t simply an important component of a successful library—it’s the foundation upon which every service, offering, and initiative rests. Working collaboratively with community members—be they library customers, residents, faculty, students or partner organizations— ensures that the library works, period. This important reso...


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Gather ‘Round the Table: Food Literacy Programs, Resources, and Ideas for Libraries

Gather ‘Round the Table: Food Literacy Programs, Resources, and Ideas for Libraries

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Food is more than just a basic human need—learning about it and enjoying it can be important social activities. With ties to information needs, social justice, and the maker movement, food literacy initiatives are a natural fit for libraries. And, as this book demonstrates, efforts can extend far beyond a hearty collection of cookbooks in the st...


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Student Wellness and Academic Libraries: Case Studies and Activities for Promoting Health and Success

Student Wellness and Academic Libraries: Case Studies and Activities for Promoting Health and Success

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Makerspaces in Practice: Successful Models for Implementation

Makerspaces in Practice: Successful Models for Implementation

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This volume is packed with programs and ideas you’ll be excited to implement at your own library. Learn what’s working (and what’s not) through first-hand perspectives on such topics as survey results showing the most popular makerspace programs; 6 common makerspace challenges and the solutions to meet them; examples of successful local partner...


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Library Marketing and Communications: Strategies to Increase Relevance and Results

Library Marketing and Communications: Strategies to Increase Relevance and Results

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Focusing on big-picture strategies, she shares lessons learned from her 20+ year career in library marketing and communications. No matter what type or size of library you help to lead, by reading this book you will gain insight into why libraries need to tell their stories more effectively than they are today; be able to craft a strategic road...


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Books under Fire: A Hit List of Banned and Challenged Children's Books

Books under Fire: A Hit List of Banned and Challenged Children's Books

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Many things have changed since ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) was founded in 1967, but not everything: the most beloved and popular children's books are still among the most frequent targets of censorship and outright bans. Limiting access to controversial titles such as Captain Underpants, The Dirty Cowboy, Blubber, or Scary Storie...


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All Ages Welcome: Recruiting and Retaining Younger Generations for Library Boards, Friends Groups, and Foundations

All Ages Welcome: Recruiting and Retaining Younger Generations for Library Boards, Friends Groups, and Foundations

$38.00

According to 2016 Pew Research Center survey data, Millennials are more likely to have visited a public library in the past year than any other adult demographic. But despite being core library users, millennials and other younger generations are often underrepresented on library boards and library advocacy groups, including Friends groups and F...


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The Newbery and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor Books, 2020 Edition

The Newbery and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor Books, 2020 Edition

$46.00

 Author:  Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) This annual favorite, newly updated to include the 2020 award and honor books, gathers the books deemed most distinguished in American children's literature and illustration since the inception of the renowned prizes. A trusted guidebook for quick reference and collection development, ...


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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Action: Planning, Leadership, and Programming

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Action: Planning, Leadership, and Programming

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Author: Christine Bombaro All too often, in a hurried attempt to “catch up,” diversity training can create division among staff or place undue burdens on a handful of employees. Instead, academic libraries need approaches to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) that position these priorities as ongoing institutional and professional goals. Thi...


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Young Activists and the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy

Young Activists and the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy

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Author: Virginia A. Walter Assisted by social media and other digital tools, today’s children and teens are energetic and active participants in a host of social causes, from climate change and gun control to voting rights and racial equity. Public libraries can facilitate their activism by providing trustworthy information and creating opportun...


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