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Managing for results : effective resource allocation for public libraries

Author: Sandra S Nelson; Ellen Altman; Diane Mayo; Public Library Association.
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Managing for Results requires librarians to take a proactive approach to marshaling and managing all of the library's resources effectively. The key to successfully allocating resources is first knowing what you want to accomplish. Most of a library's resources are already allocated to some objective or another. However, Managing for Results helps you evaluate whether resources are being used to achieve the real  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra S Nelson; Ellen Altman; Diane Mayo; Public Library Association.
ISBN: 0838934986 9780838934982
OCLC Number: 41400956
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 362 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Results Require Resources --
Ch. 2. Managing Your Library's Staff --
Ch. 3. Managing Your Library's Collections --
Ch. 4. Managing Your Library's Facilities --
Ch. 5. Managing Your Library's Technology --
App. A. Activities for This Planning Cycle --
App. B. Gap Analysis --
App. C. Analyzing Numeric Data --
App. D. Library Scan --
App. E. Current Resource Allocation Chart --
App. F. In-Library Use of Materials --
App. G. Document Delivery --
App. H. Materials Availability Measures.
Responsibility: Sandra Nelson, Ellen Altman, and Diane Mayo for the Public Library Association.

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This work has been developed as a companion to the ""Planning for Results"" series. It aims to enable librarians to allocate resources in order for the library to fulfill its community needs.  Read more...

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