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Balancing the books : accounting for librarians

Author: Rachel A Kirk
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Californie : Libraries Unlimited, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Any competent librarian can have good accounting skills--after all, attention to detail, correct classification, and effective documentation are essential to both kinds of tasks. This book covers accounting concepts, budgeting, and government regulations that pertain to libraries."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel A Kirk
ISBN: 9781610691116 1610691113
OCLC Number: 889325469
Description: 1 vol. (XIII-134 p.) : ill. ; 28 cm
Contents: Contents Introduction Section I: Existing State of Accounting in the Library Science Field Chapter 1: Job Responsibilities of Acquisitions Librarians Chapter 2: Fiscal Management Responsibilities of Library Directors Chapter 3: Acquisitions or Accounting Preparation in Library and Information Science Programs Chapter 4: Necessary Skill Sets Section II: Accounting Chapter 5: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles for Different Types of Libraries Chapter 6: The Philosophy of Accounting and How Transactions are Measured Chapter 7: Connecting Library Activities to Financial Performance Using Basic Chapter 8: Reporting Chapter 9: Internal Controls Section III: Budgeting Chapter 10: Philosophy of Budgets Chapter 11: Practicalities of Budgets Chapter 12: Budgeting Technique References Index
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