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Get the job : academic library hiring for the new librarian

Author: Meggan Press
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association, [2020]. ©2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Get the Job: Academic Library Hiring for the New Librarian is a concise, practical guide to the job search for librarians interested in a career in academic libraries. It opens with concrete suggestions for how to direct your education toward full-time employment and get the most out of student experiences. The majority of the book is dedicated to the job hunt itself, covering the various steps of the academic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version: Press, Meggan.
Get the job.
Chicago, Illinois : Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association, 2020
(DLC) 2020941287
(OCoLC)1183710029
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Meggan Press
ISBN: 9780838948415 0838948413
OCLC Number: 1198720063
Description: 1 online resource (v, 152 pages)
Contents: Intro --
Table of Contents --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
Setting Yourself Up for Success --
Preparing for the Job Hunt --
Topics in Higher Education --
Reading the Job Ad --
The Application Package --
Putting It in Practice --
The Phone Interview --
The Presentation --
The Full Day Interview --
The Other Side of the Fence --
The Final Employment Details --
Lessons for the Job Hunt --
The First Year --
Conclusion
Other Titles: Academic library hiring for the new librarian
Responsibility: Meggan Press.

Abstract:

Get the Job: Academic Library Hiring for the New Librarian is a concise, practical guide to the job search for librarians interested in a career in academic libraries. It opens with concrete suggestions for how to direct your education toward full-time employment and get the most out of student experiences. The majority of the book is dedicated to the job hunt itself, covering the various steps of the academic hiring process, breaking each step into manageable pieces, and providing lots of tips and insights from the perspective of the search committee. Special emphasis is placed on the present.

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