By Jeannette Woodward

ISBN-10: 0838911056

ISBN-13: 9780838911051

in the course of those tricky financial instances, extra everyone is counting on libraries than ever earlier than, whilst library investment is being slashed or eradicated altogether. The not easy fact is that many professional librarians are wasting their jobs, and lots of contemporary LIS graduates are having a difficult time discovering one. Being unemployed is probably devastating; and not using a transparent, well-thought out online game plan and substantial awareness to their very own own healthiness, these affected may perhaps locate it tricky to get well. during this ALA variants distinct file, Woodward, a veteran librarian with a long time of expertise, is helping at-risk librarians

arrange for price range crunches through exhibiting them the way to advance flexible talents and plan forward for power adjustments in employment
train themselves approximately which library positions are being phased out and as a way to carry regular or expand
alter their profession targets, repurpose their present talents for non-traditional librarianship, or even look for paintings in non-library settings

This exact record offers the compassionate tips and pragmatic aid that librarians might want to live on attainable profession crises and reenter the activity industry with renewed confidence.

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