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Choosing to lead : the motivational factors of underrepresented minority librarians in higher education

Author: Antonia P Olivas
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'The stories offered here provide authentic and personal views, from highly diverse perspectives, about why one might pursue management or leadership positions in LIS, the challenges that people from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups face when they attempt to enter that landscape, and practical strategies for developing oneself to ensure success.'-- from the Foreword by Mark A. Puente,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Choosing to lead.
Chicago : Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association, 2017
(DLC) 2016055230
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Antonia P Olivas
ISBN: 9780838988886 0838988881
OCLC Number: 969646217
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Motivate, lead, inspire / Oscar Baeza --
Leadership begins with you / Shannon D. Jones --
Can you be a "troublemaker" without "making trouble?" : reflections on self-development, self-acceptance, and unsettling the racialized workplace in the most productive way / Michelle Baildon --
Trying to fashion a world : facilitating the revolution with critical librarianship / Deborah Lilton --
Out of the box / Meredith R. Evans, PhD --
Using leadership to accomplish long-term goals / Hector Escobar --
Community building for success / Jody Gray --
Public service : a foundation of leadership development and attainment / Binh P. Le.
Responsibility: edited by Antonia P. Olivas, Ed. D.

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Takes a positive inquiry approach by providing first-hand accounts of success stories, best practices, and practical advice from a collection of diverse authors. Instead of looking at academic  Read more...

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