ABSTRACT

An indispensable resource for librarians of all roles, the case studies in An Introduction to Staff Development in Academic Libraries demonstrate the necessity and value of integrating the library's mission statement and strategic plan with bold approaches to staff orientation, training, mentoring, and development.

chapter 1|21 pages

Welcome! Creating an Effective New Employee Orientation Program at Kansas State Libraries

ByDONNA F. EKART, JENNIFER HEIKKILA FURREY, AND

chapter 3|14 pages

Library Techno Day at College of St. Catherine Libraries

ByJAMES M. NEWSOME, CAROL P. JOHNSON

chapter 5|13 pages

Supporting a Culture of Library Research at the University of Washington at Seattle

ByPHILLIP M. EDWARDS, ELAINE Z. JENNERICH

chapter 6|24 pages

Developing Library Professionals in a Multi-disciplinary Support Environment at the University of Cumbria

ByMARGARET WEAVER, PAUL HOLLAND, LISA TONER

chapter 8|20 pages

Integrating Electronic Notebooks in Daily Work at Wayne State University

ByJOHN H. HEINRICHS, BIN LI

chapter 9|19 pages

Mission Possible: A Retreat to Prepare Librarians to Infiltrate Upper-level Curricula at the University of Nevada, Las vegas

ByNevada, Las Vegas DIANE VANDERPOL, PRISCILLA FINLEY, SIDNEY LOWE, AND

chapter 10|14 pages

How to Survive Your First Term as Team Leader: A One-day Boot Camp at the Purdue University Libraries

ByMICHAEL FOSMIRE, JANE KINKUS, REBECCA RICHARDSON

chapter 11|14 pages

Using Data Analysis Techniques to Focus Academic Librarian Training at Wayne State University

ByLibrarian Training at Wayne State University JOHN H. HEINRICHS, KEE-SOOK LIM, JEEN-SU LIM, AND