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A Review of “What They Don't Teach You in Library School”

A Review of “What They Don't Teach You in Library School” 136 Reviews and Remarks anyone working in an academic library. Also included are notes for further reading and exploration. Each chapter concludes with a list of bullet points to remember. On the whole, Academic Librarianship is a very informative book that would be beneficial for librarians who are moving into the academic library field, or considering such a move; it would also be excellent as the primary text for a course in academic librarianship. Reviewed by Kathleen Holcomb Circulation Department University of West Georgia Library E-mail: kholcomb@westga.edu Doucett, E. (2011). What They Don’t Teach You in Library School.Chicago, IL: American Library Association. Elisabeth Doucett’s informative book, What They Don’t Teach You in Library School, will be useful to all librarians in every field, especially those who are new to librarianship. The book is divided into three parts: (1) helpful skills for a recent graduate, (2) helpful skills for librarians new to the job, and (3) helpful skills for those with library experience. The chapters are brief, to the point, and can be read quickly. At the end of each chapter, Doucett recommends additional resources with annotations. From start to finish, Doucett includes a detailed summary of what challenges any http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal Of Access Services Taylor & Francis

A Review of “What They Don't Teach You in Library School”

Journal Of Access Services , Volume 8 (3): 2 – Jul 1, 2011
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Taylor & Francis
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1536-7975
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1536-7967
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10.1080/15367967.2011.579531
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136 Reviews and Remarks anyone working in an academic library. Also included are notes for further reading and exploration. Each chapter concludes with a list of bullet points to remember. On the whole, Academic Librarianship is a very informative book that would be beneficial for librarians who are moving into the academic library field, or considering such a move; it would also be excellent as the primary text for a course in academic librarianship. Reviewed by Kathleen Holcomb Circulation Department University of West Georgia Library E-mail: kholcomb@westga.edu Doucett, E. (2011). What They Don’t Teach You in Library School.Chicago, IL: American Library Association. Elisabeth Doucett’s informative book, What They Don’t Teach You in Library School, will be useful to all librarians in every field, especially those who are new to librarianship. The book is divided into three parts: (1) helpful skills for a recent graduate, (2) helpful skills for librarians new to the job, and (3) helpful skills for those with library experience. The chapters are brief, to the point, and can be read quickly. At the end of each chapter, Doucett recommends additional resources with annotations. From start to finish, Doucett includes a detailed summary of what challenges any

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Published: Jul 1, 2011

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