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ERIC Number: EJ536287
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-0870
The Changing Nature of Jobs: A Paraprofessional Time Series.
Johnson, Carol P.
College & Research Libraries, v57 n1 p59-67 Jan 1996
This study examined job descriptions (1975, 1981, 1990) of three paraprofessional jobs in an academic library technical services department at a small, private liberal arts college to determine changes occurring as a result of automation. It found no significant differences. Although changes were more idiosyncratic than expected, they may indicate the de-skilling effect of computers on library functions. (PEN)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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