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Professional Development Collection

Did you know that Shortgrass Library System has a professional development collection? This collection contains materials about running a library, and items are available for staff across the system to borrow.

To request an item, place a hold using WorkFlows. As these materials are only for staff, they will not appear in BiblioCommons.

Running a Small Library, by John A. Moorman

Marketing Your Library's Electronic Resources, by Marie R. Kennedy & Cheryl LaGuardia

A Book Sale How-To Guide, by Pat Ditzler & Joann Dumas

Implementing for Results, by Sandra Nelson

Strategic Planning for Results, by Sandra Nelson

Good to Great, by Jim Collins

Technology for Small and One-Person Libraries, by Rene J. Erlandson & Rachel A. Erb

Evaluating Teen Services and Programs, by Sarah Flowers

BiblioTECH: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google, by John Palfrey

Lean Library Management: Eleven Strategies for Reducing Costs and Improving Customer Services, by John J. Huber

The Accidental Library Manager, by Rachel Singer Gordon

The Frugal Librarian: Thriving in Tough Economic Times, by Carol Smallwood

The Art of Conflict Management (DVD)

The Art of Critical Decision Making (DVD)