WorldCat Identities

Gordon, Rachel Singer

Overview
Works: 19 works in 136 publications in 1 language and 18,422 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: Z682.35.V62, 020.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rachel Singer Gordon
The accidental systems librarian by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of The Accidental Systems Librarian prepares readers to manage the latest library technologies: mobile devices, open source software, social networks, WiFi, ebooks, and much more. Nicole C. Engard's advice on using research, communication, organizational, and bibliographic skills to solve various systems problems is geared to helping both 'accidental"'and "planned" systems librarians develop the skills they need to succeed and the confidence they need to excel."--
The accidental library manager by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Included are insights from working library managers at different levels and in various types of libraries, addressing a wide range of management issues and situations. Not to be missed: comments from library staff about the qualities they appreciate - and the styles and attitudes they find counterproductive - in their own bosses."--Jacket
Teaching the Internet in libraries by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers librarians advice on the best ways to teach their patrons how to access and use the Internet
The librarian's guide to writing for publication by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nextgen librarian's survival guide by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a unique resource for next generation librarians, addressing the specific needs of GenXers and Millennials as they work to define themselves as information professionals. The book focuses on how NextGens can move their careers forward and positively impact the profession. Library career guru Rachel Singer Gordon-herself a NextGen librarian-provides timely advice along with tips and insights from dozens of librarians on issues ranging from image and stereotypes, to surviving library school and entry-level positions, to working with older colleagues. A special section for current library administrators and managers makes this a must-read not only for NextGen librarians, but for those who recruit, work with, and mentor them
Point, click, and save : Mashup mom's guide to saving and making money online by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mashup Mom is a widely read blogger who combines high and low-tech strategies from multiple sources to help readers achieve financial objectives. She presents the tips and tools you need to "mash up" your own defense against tough economic times.--[book cover]
Information tomorrow : reflections on technology and the future of public and academic libraries by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Gordon brings together 20 of today's top thinkers on the intersections between libraries and technology, [addressing] various ways in which new technologies are impacting library services and [sharing] their ideas for using technology to meet patrons where they are."--Page 4 of cover
The complete idiot's guide to couponing by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By combining the wealth of coupons with a few simple changes in the way you shop, you'll quickly see your bills drop while your pantry and other stockpiles grow!
What's the alternative? : career options for librarians and info pros by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the global information economy grows, librarians who are able to retool and transfer their skills are finding themselves increasingly in demand. In What's the Alternative? Rachel Singer Gordon explains the dynamics of the shifting market for information-based work, reveals a range of nontraditional employment opportunities for librarians, and encourages info pros to utilize their skills in new and exciting ways. Mixing practical advice with real-life stories of librarians working in various fields, Gordon provides a wealth of useful ideas and resources for info pros rethinking their career paths. Whether you're a recent library school grad facing a tight job market, a working librarian seeking improved work/life balance, or an info pro with an entrepreneurial streak, What's the Alternative? will help you explore your options and maximize your career potential."--
Best career and education Web sites : a quick guide to online job search by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists and offers reviews of over three hundred top sites on the Internet for information on careers, college, training, and job searching
The information professional's guide to career development online by Sarah L Johnson( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Next Gen librarianship : where do we go from here? by Soaring to Excellence( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today's multigenerational library workforce faces a number of both internal and external challenges. To meet these challenges, we need to learn how to work together effectively, keep connected and current, and draw on individuals' unique strengths. In a graying profession, we also need to pay attention to succession planning, passing on institutional wisdom, and recruiting, retaining, and mentoring the next generation
Best career and education web sites( )

in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Information Professional's Guide to Career Development Online (Career Development Online) by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Teaching the Internet in libraries by Rachel Singer Gordon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Accidental Systems Librarianship( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Get published 101 : guide to publication in the library literature by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Nextgen Librarian's Survival Guide (Next Generation Librarian's Survival Guide) by Rachel Singer Gordon( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Electronic newsletters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The accidental library manager
Alternative Names
Singer-Gordon, Rachel

Singer Gordon, Rachel 1970-

Languages
English (125)

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The accidental library managerTeaching the Internet in librariesThe librarian's guide to writing for publicationThe nextgen librarian's survival guidePoint, click, and save : Mashup mom's guide to saving and making money onlineInformation tomorrow : reflections on technology and the future of public and academic librariesWhat's the alternative? : career options for librarians and info prosBest career and education Web sites : a quick guide to online job search