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RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION OF LIBRARY STAFF

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librarianThe success of the organization depends on the successful hiring and retaining of qualified employees. This is as true in libraries as it is in the corporate world. We are constantly reminded of the library graying profession, the shrinking of library school, and the decreasing number which are entering the profession. Libraries also face difficult competition from more alluring fields of computer and technological work. Issues in library recruitment have remained relatively stable over the last two decades. The issues include requirements for entry into the profession, patterns of supply and demand in the library workforce, compensation, and the need to attract minorities to librarianship. Read the rest of this entry »