ERIC Number: EJ436266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Recruiting Academic Librarians: How to Find and Hire the Best Candidates.
Birdsall, Douglas G.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v17 n5 p276-83 Nov 1991
Describes steps involved in the process of hiring academic librarians. Topics discussed include refining the job description; forming a search committee and determining appropriate administrative support; salary decisions; selection criteria for qualified candidates; conference placement activities; evaluating applicants, including dealing with references; interviews; and the hiring decision. (eight references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Conferences, Employment Interviews, Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Job Placement, Librarians, Library Administration, Library Associations, Occupational Information, Personnel Evaluation, Personnel Selection, Recruitment, Salaries, Search Committees (Personnel)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A