How To Be Information Literate When Choosing Your Work Environment

UNCP Author/Contributor (non-UNCP co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Anthony Holderied, Instructional Services/Reference Librarian (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP )
Web Site: http://www.uncp.edu/academics/library

Abstract: For new professionals who recently entered the field, there are many factors to consider when deciding what type of library one would like to work in. Examining several different criteria and prioritizing each of those points can be the difference between taking a long-lasting position and leaving as soon as the next job is available. Factors to consider when looking at potential jobs should include thorough understanding of the job description, organizational funding, personnel, and location.

Additional Information

Publication
Info Career Trends March 3, 2008 in vol. 9, no. 2
Language: English
Date: 2008
Keywords
Libraries, Employment, Workplace environment