ERIC Number: EJ461653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Library Leaders: Attributes Compared to Corporate Leaders.
Sheldon, Brooke E.
Library Trends, v40 n3 p391-401 Win 1992
Discusses attributes of library leaders that are based on a study of library leaders from academic, public, and school libraries; library school deans; and national library association executives. Four recurring characteristics are highlighted: intensity; communication and listening skills; consistency and the ability to develop trust; and self-confidence. (15 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Administrator Characteristics, Deans, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Interpersonal Communication, Interviews, Leaders, Leadership Qualities, Librarians, Library Administration, Library Associations, Library Schools, Literature Reviews, Public Libraries, Reliability, School Libraries, Self Esteem
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A