Addresses the changing nature of work and new demands being placed on
academic library directors, with chapters by seasoned professionals
on their strategies for career and library success. Considers the
challenges of leading an academic library though transition periods,
reports on a survey of library directors, identifies criteria for
recruiting library leaders, and shows how a library can thrive in a
not-for-profit culture by embracing for-profit principles.
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