Crash course in strategic planning / Stephan A. Matthews and Kimberly D. Matthews. / Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, 2013. -- This book uses a process approach to the creation of a strategic plan, providing practitioners with no-nonsense instruction on planning. The volume is arranged to lead the reader through the stages of planning, from the beginning development stages through the execution of the plan to completing the plan and attaining the objective.
Rethinking Information Work : A Career Guide for Librarians and Other Information Professionals, 2nd ed. Santa Barbara Libraries Unlimited 2016. A state-of-the-art guide to the world of library and information science that gives readers valuable insights into the field and practical tools to succeed in it.
Crash course in children's services 2nd ed. Penny Peck. Santa Barbara, CA : Libraries Unlimited, . Addressing everything from the basics of reference to the complex and highly specialized duties of program development, this handbook is perfect for both librarians and support staff who are assigned to the children's department of a library.
Introduction to cataloging and classification. Author: Joudrey, Daniel N. Publisher:Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, . A new edition of this best-selling textbook reintroduces the topic of library cataloging from a fresh, modern perspective.
Make it here : inciting creativity and innovation in your library / Matthew Hamilton and Dara Hanke Schmidt. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited,  This is an ideal resource for joining the maker movement, no matter the size of your public library or resource level.
Internet technologies and information services 2nd ed. Joseph B. Miller. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, . The Internet has enabled the convergence of all things information-related. This book provides essential, foundational knowledge of the application of Internet and web technologies in the information and library professions.
Standard cataloging for school and public libraries, 5th ed. / Sheila S. Intner and Jean Weihs. Santa Barbara, CA : Libraries Unlimited, . A proven resource for librarians and students, this updated classic opens the door to understanding current library cataloging processes, shows you how to use them to create standard catalog records, and provides guidance in managing the cataloging workflow.
Public library buildings : the librarian's go-to guide for construction, expansion, and renovation projects Author: Charbonnet, Lisa. Publisher:Libraries Unlimited,  This go-to guide covers the entire process of building or renovating a public library—from initial planning, to maintaining the completed space, to measuring success.
The collection program in schools : concepts and practices, 5th ed. / Kay Bishop. / Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, 2012. This practical text provides all the information and direction beginning school librarians need to develop and manage multi-format collections.
Library and information center management 8th ed. / Barbara B. Moran, Robert D. Stueart, and Claudia J. Morner. / Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited,  This updated edition of the renowned library management textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the techniques needed to effectively manage a contemporary library or information center.