ERIC Number: EJ489835
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Leadership in the Post-Hierarchical Library.
Sweeney, Richard T.
Library Trends, v43 n1 p62-94 Sum 1994
Discusses radically transformed library organizations and the characteristics of the library leaders who will create them. The development of posthierarchical libraries, reasons for reeingineering traditional libraries, characteristics and roles of posthierarchical library leaders, critical leadership strategies, and impediments to transforming libraries and recruiting leaders are discussed. (Contains 17 references.) (KRN)
Descriptors: Administrator Characteristics, Administrator Role, Administrators, Change Strategies, Horizontal Organization, Information Technology, Leadership, Leadership Qualities, Librarians, Library Directors, Library Funding, Organizational Effectiveness, Problems, Recruitment, User Needs (Information), User Satisfaction (Information)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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