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    Archives : principles and practices / Laura A. Millar. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2010. Essential for anyone involved in collecting, curating, and managing archives because the accessible, jargon-free language provides both novice and experienced professionals with a clear outline of all the fundamental principles and practices in the field.

    Leading the reference renaissance : today's ideas for tomorrow's cutting-edge services Marie L. Radford brings together a ground-breaking collection of successful reference models and practices from a variety of types of libraries, including all modes of virtual reference, collaborative ventures, and creative face-to-face service advances.

    Small public library management / Jane Pearlmutter & Paul Nelson. Chicago : American Library Association, c2012.

    Library services for youth with autism spectrum disorders / Dr. Lesley S.J. Farmer. Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

    Jump-start your career as a digital librarian : a LITA guide / edited by Jane D. Monson. Chicago : ALA TechSource, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

    Cloud-Based Services for Your Library / Erik T. Mitchell. / Chicago : ALA TECHSOURCE, An imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

    Grassroots library advocacy / Lauren Comito, Aliqae Geraci, Christian Zabriskie. Chicago : American Library Association, [2012], ©2012.

    Better serving teens through school library-public library collaborations / Cherie Pandora and Stacey Hayman. / Santa Barbara, Calfornia : Libraries Unlimited, 2013. -- In this practical guidebook, experienced librarians—a public librarian and a school librarian—share advice and ideas for extending resources, containing costs, and leveraging capabilities between school and public libraries, offering insights and strategies to overcome today's economic challenges.

    Beyond book sales : the complete guide to raising real money for your library / edited by Susan Dowd / Chicago : ALA Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2014. Regardless of the scope or complexity of library fundraising, successful efforts are always about forging and strengthening relationships with the range of stakeholders throughout the community. Dowd and her team from Library Strategies, share proven strategies.

    The black belt librarian : real-world safety & security / Warren Graham. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.

    Researching prospective donors : get more funding for your library / Susan Summerfield Hammerman./ Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2014.

    The librarian's nitty-gritty guide to social media / Laura Solomon. / Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. The vast array of social media options present a challenge: it’s tough to keep current, let alone formulate a plan for using these tools effectively. Solomon, a librarian with extensive experience in web development, design, and technology, cuts to the chase with this invaluable guide to using social media in any kind of library.

    Lean library management : eleven strategies for reducing costs and improving customer services / John J. Huber.

    Crash course in children's services 2nd ed. Penny Peck. Santa Barbara, CA : Libraries Unlimited, [2014]. 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.

    Makerspaces : a practical guide for librarians. John J. Burke. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. A “makerspace” is an area in a library where users can use tools and equipment to design, build, and create all sorts of different things. This practical guide will help librarians develop, budget for, and implement makerspaces; write grant proposals for funding; and understand the mindset behind the maker movement in order to meet patron needs.

    Children's services : partnerships for success / edited by Betsy Diamant-Cohen. / Chicago : American Library Association, 2010.

    LIS career sourcebook : managing and maximizing every step of your career / G. Kim Dority. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, [2012] This essential guide provides professional development resources for library staff at every phase of their career. This book guides users to the information resources that will help them make smart career choices.

    Diversity in youth literature : opening doors through reading / edited by Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Sarah Park Dahlen. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.

    Crash course in collection development 2nd ed. Wayne Disher. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, [2014]. This professional volume covers all aspects of collection development and management in the public library, from gathering statistics to design a collection that meets community needs, to selecting materials, managing vendor relations, understanding the publishing industry, and handling complaints.

    Marketing your library's electronic resources : a how-to-do-it manual / Marie R. Kennedy, Cheryl LaGuardia. / Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

    Makerspaces : Top Trailblazing Projects / Caitlin A. Bagley. Chicago, IL. : ALA TechSource ; American Library Association, 2014. Bagley examines nine makerspaces in public, academic, and school libraries, describing their design and technical decisions in depth and showing how each is doing something unique and different, under a wide range of budgets and project offerings.