Reference Management

Course Description
Course Type: 

Since the introduction of the internet, libraries have been looking for ways to integrate digital library services with traditional reference services. Every manager of libraries, whether public or private, is aware that the most dominant force driving the library of today is change. As such, in order to successfully run a library every manager has to understand how to utilize change management in their institution. This course will provide you with the tools to put together an information audit for your department or institution, give a blueprint for strategic planning, and offer clear examples of management tools to evaluate achievement of goals and objectives.

Learning Objectives: 
Upon completion the participant will:
  • Know how to conduct an information audit
  • Be able to create a strategic plan
  • Recognize which management tools fit their institution
Target Audience: 
Librarians and library managers
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • There will be both in class and at home assignments to be completed.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Continuing Education Credit
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