eBook Continuing Professional Development - Preparing New Roles in Libraries: A Voyage of Discovery

  • Volume 116
  • International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions Vol. 116
  • Editor: Graham Walton
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  • ISBN-10: 3598440162
  • ISBN-13: 9783598440168
  • DDC: 020.7155
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 307 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released April 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006
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Librarians and information workers the world over are faced with the constant challenge of remaining abreast of developments in their field. Rapid changes in technology and workplace roles threaten to make their skills obsolete unless they undertake constant professional development. This international collection presents a comprehensive overview of current continuing professional development theory and practice for those who manage and work in library and information services. Papers by academics and practitioners describe numerous innovative responses to emerging continuing education and training needs, including workplace learning; individual learning and learning organisations.



  • Graham Walton