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The librarian's skillbook : 51 essential career skills for information professionals / Deborah Hunt and David Grossman. [San Leandro, CA] : Information Edge, 2013. Having the right skills is a critical component for landing a new job or any type of career advancement. Librarians and information professionals possess many marketable and transferable skills that can easily equip them to pursue a wide range of information-based jobs.

New on the job : a school librarian's guide to success, 2nd ed. / Hilda K. Weisburg and Ruth Toor. Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2015. With this guide as a roadmap, new school librarians can tackle the job search with confidence; learn the secrets to successfully collaborate with teachers; navigate new roles and responsibilities through orientation and organization; create dynamic interactions with students to deepen their learning experiences…

Management basics for information professionals 3rd ed / G. Edward Evans, Camila A. Alire. Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. Reflecting the rapidly changing information services environment, this edition offers updates and a broader scope to make it a more comprehensive introduction to library management. Addressing the basic skills and ethics good library managers must exercise throughout their careers.

Copyright questions and answers for information professionals : from the columns of Against the Grain / Laura N. Gasaway. / West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, c2013. -- Copyright law is a critical issue for authors, librarians, publishers, and information vendors. It is also a complex area, with many shades of gray. Librarians continually need to seek answers to questions ranging from the reproduction of copyrighted works for library users. This book offers answers.

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.

Practical evaluation techniques for librarians / Rachel Applegate. / Santa Barbara, CA : Libraries Unlimited, an Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2013] -- Evaluation is essential to library management: it provides the data that underlies informed and effective decision-making. This book is a one-volume, how-to guide to library evaluation techniques, planning, and reporting.