ERIC Number: EJ453338
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Public Library Directors in the Organizational Environment: Four Case Studies.
Willett, Holly G.
Library and Information Science Research, v14 n3 p299-339 Jul-Sep 1992
Applies the resource dependence approach from open systems theory and the negotiated social order perspective to discussion of nine directors of four California public libraries between 1977 and 1989. Topics addressed include the libraries' communities and financial positions, the impact of Proposition 13, the changing environment, negotiation strategies, and reasons for directors' success or failure. (28 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Proposition 13 (California 1978)