Communicating professionally : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Communicating professionally : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Communicating professionally : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians

Author: Catherine Sheldrick Ross; Kirsti Nilsen
Publisher: Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.
Series: How-to-do-it manuals for libraries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
This updated and expanded version of the training guide Booklist called "one of the most valuable professional publications to come off the presses in a long time" is completely revised with new sections outlining the opportunities offered by contemporary communication media. This third edition incorporates updated and expanded references with more resource information on cross-cultural communication, including new  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Sheldrick Ross; Kirsti Nilsen
ISBN: 9781555709082 1555709087
OCLC Number: 856548030
Description: xxiii, 445 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Nonverbal behavior --
Listening --
Skills : speaking --
Skills : writing --
Integration : putting it all together --
Applications : speaking one-to-one --
Applications : working in groups --
Making presentations --
Applications : writing --
Training others in communication skills.
Series Title: How-to-do-it manuals for libraries.
Responsibility: Catherine Sheldrick Ross and Kirsti Nilsen.

Abstract:

This updated and expanded version of the training guide Booklist called "one of the most valuable professional publications to come off the presses in a long time" is completely revised with new sections outlining the opportunities offered by contemporary communication media. This third edition incorporates updated and expanded references with more resource information on cross-cultural communication, including new applications of communication principles and the latest research-based material on communication in general. Ross, together with new co-author Nilsen, has maintained and updated sections on Mastering individual skills, Sensitivity to cultural, ethnic, and linguistic issues, Communicating with current technology using presentation software Practical tips and skills training exercises, examples of common library situations, interesting research facts, a special section on support staff, and references to other sources are listed throughout this practical guide.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.