Fundamentals Of Technical Services Management

Fundamentals Of Technical Services Management

by Sheila S. Intner, Peggy Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838909531

ISBN-13: 9780838909539

Pub. Date: 01/01/2008

Publisher: ALA Editions

The processes for acquiring, cataloging, and preserving resources have undergone dramatic changes in the past decade, and library technical services departments have had to evolve quickly in response. Often, librarians asked to take on technical services management roles find themselves both underprepared and without guidance from their institutions.

Overview

The processes for acquiring, cataloging, and preserving resources have undergone dramatic changes in the past decade, and library technical services departments have had to evolve quickly in response. Often, librarians asked to take on technical services management roles find themselves both underprepared and without guidance from their institutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838909539
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Chapter 1 Administrative Organization of the Department 1

Chapter 2 Responsibilities and Authority of the Manager 15

Chapter 3 Planning Technical Services Policies and Programs 35

Chapter 4 Vendor Relations 54

Chapter 5 Staffing the Department 69

Chapter 6 Budgeting and Finance 87

Chapter 7 Impact of Digital Resources 103

Chapter 8 Relationships beyond the Department 116

Chapter 9 Evaluating the Department 126

Chapter 10 Concluding Thoughts 148

Index 151

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