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A Framework for Achieving Organizational Culture Change
(Library Leadership & Management, 2017-02-06)
Organizational culture change is difficult to achieve, particularly so when efforts are not systematic and planned with the end in mind. Based on experience, the authors outline a six-step framework for achieving sustained ...
The Academic Librarian as the Missing Link: Sustainable leadership and the discipline of librarianship for a 21st century profession
This paper addresses all four conference themes by focusing on the critical topic of the professional practice knowledge, skills, and abilities for the 21st century academic librarian. Drawing on the results of national ...
The Library Workforce: What Deans/Directors need to know
Under the conference sub-theme of preparing the workforce and skills development, this paper identifies and discusses some key human resource (HR) drivers for the academic library workforce of the 21st century. The value ...
Library Education Working Group: Final Report to the CARL Board of Directors
(Canadian Association of Research Libraries, 2008)
Relationships & Engagement: The Challenges and Opportunities for Effective Leadership and Change Management in a Canadian Research Library [Presentation]
Abstract: Purpose - This article overviews the professional context for Canadian research libraries (as outlined in the 8Rs Canadian Library Human Resources Study - Ingles et al, 2005) and examines the approach and response ...
People Matters No. 5, 2011
(Libraries and Information Network, 2011-09)
Creating an Ideal Workplace Culture: The Keys to Unlocking People Talent
Purpose: This paper examines four key concepts - a description of what constitutes a positive workplace culture, an outline of what employee engagement includes, a framework that outlines the importance of a " spirit of ...
Libraries Building Communities: Australian Research with Implications for Canada?
Libraries building communities: the vital contribution of Victoria's public libraries - a research report for the Library Board of Victoria and the Victoria Public Libraries Network (2005), is research which set out to ...
Preparing Leaders for Canadian Libraries
This paper covers two interrelated topics, namely, the preparation of Canadian library leaders (through the Library Leaders Institute - LLI) and the motivations of librarians who attend leadership programs. Through discussion ...