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Layzell Ward, Patricia

Overview
Works: 56 works in 213 publications in 3 languages and 4,137 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: Z678,
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Most widely held works by Patricia Layzell Ward
Management basics for information professionals by G. Edward Evans( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completely revised and expanded to reflect the rapidly changing sphere of information services, this comprehensive introduction to the management of libraries builds the basic skills good library managers must exercise. The authors offer an authoritative approach on the fundamental concepts of management while recognizing the diverse needs of different operating environments. This edition features two new chapters - Managing Diversity and Career Development - and is kept up to current by material housed on the Web. Drawing from examples of successful leadership techniques from a variety of services archives, information brokers, libraries, records managements and more, this book demonstrates the most effective ways to plan, delegate, make decisions, communicate, and lead a team. Equal emphasis is placed on personal, fiscal, and technological issues, as well as a look at what the future may hold for incoming managers. A practical, up-to-date introduction to library management, here is a text that will appeal to LIS educators, new and experienced libraries in management positions, students, and anyone wishing to acquire a sound knowledge of both the theory and practice of management within the changing information workforce
Beyond the basics : the management guide for library and information professionals by G. Edward Evans( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes the organizational responsibilities and people skills that supervisors, department heads, assistant directors, and directors acknowledge when they say "I wish they had taught me that in library school." The authors have drawn on their own management experiences to provide practical advice rooted in research
Leadership basics for librarians and information professionals by G. Edward Evans( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Leadership Basics for Librarians and Information Professionals will aid future leaders in making appropriate choices and decisions in response to and in anticipation of the competition." "G. Edward Evans and Patricia Layzell Ward's vast professional experience in a variety of roles and organizations worldwide serves as a strong basis for the advice they present. Leadership Basics includes data from surveys and interviews of leaders in archives, libraries, and other information services arenas, as well as current literature about leadership in both general management and information services fields. This book is a solid starting point for young librarians and information professionals wanting to get ahead of the competition and a helpful reminder for seasoned leaders needing a bit of inspiration."--Jacket
Continuing professional education for the information society : the Fifth World Conference on Continuing Professional Education for the Library and Information Science Professions by World conference on continuing professional education for the library and information science professions( Book )

14 editions published in 2002 in English and German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review text: "Many of the ideas and case studies in this collection will provide inspiration and advice to either the individual information professional or those managers responsible for continuing professional developmet programmes." New Library World, Bradford, No. 1192, 2003
The Professional development of the librarian and information worker( Book )

12 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introductory guide to research in library and information studies in the UK by P. L Ward( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifying viable research topics; Searching the literature; Current records of ongoing research; British and irish research qualifications: professional and academic; The research student and the supervisor; The presentation of research proposals; Sources of financial support for research; Working full-time in research; Managing the investigation; Using the computer for the analysis of survey data; A select bibliography on research methods for librarianship
Women and librarianship; an investigation into certain problems of library staffing by Patricia Layzell Ward( Book )

13 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance measures and criteria for libraries : a survey and bibliography by Pamela Noble( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing professional education for the information society by World Conference on Continuing Professional Education for the Library and Information Science Professions( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance measures : a bibliography by Patricia Layzell Ward( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Staffing structures in public libraries : a case study of Cumbria County Library by Patricia Layzell Ward( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effects of financial constraints upon the acquisition and photocopying policies of UK libraries in 1982 by Patricia Layzell Ward( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploratory modelling of library and information systems in the UK by Patricia Layzell Ward( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16th Annual conference and study group : Papers and discussions( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collaboration, Co-operation and Consortia( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Participation in schemes of formalco-operation between library services hasbeen part of management strategies for nearlya century. In trying to pin down datesserendipity revealed the following statementin Libraries at Large which emerged from theUS National Commission on Libraries in thelate 1960s
Library management( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library management( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Beyond the basics : the management guide for library and information professionals
Alternative Names
Layzell, Patricia Ward

Layzell Ward, Patricia.

Ward, Patricia L.

Ward Patricia Layzell

Languages
English (166)

German (3)

Polish (1)

Covers
Beyond the basics : the management guide for library and information professionalsLeadership basics for librarians and information professionalsCollaboration, Co-operation and Consortia