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ERIC Number: EJ337840
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Perceived Role Conflict, Role Ambiguity, and Reference Librarian Burnout in Public Libraries.
Birch, Nancy; And Others
Library and Information Science Research, v8 n1 p53-65 Jan-Mar 1986
Survey of 547 public library reference librarians compared to a similar study of teachers indicates that: 35% of librarians experienced burnout; burnout was high where role ambiguity and role conflict were present; role variable use in predicting burnout was statistically significant; comparison with teachers showed similarities and differences. (9 references) (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United States
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Maslach Burnout Inventory