Susan E. Ketcham

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Competency-Based Career Planning for Reference and User Services Professionals

This superb work is essential reading for reference and user-service librarians looking to improve their professional capabilities.


Teaching Adult Learners: A Guide for Public Librarians

This is a worthwhile source for all librarians, especially MLIS students and reference librarians working with adults.

Conversations with Leading Academic and Research Library Directors: International Perspectives on Library Management

This is a fascinating look at the kinds of "mind-set, skill sets" academic libraries and librarians need to excel in the 21st century. For library science students and professionals seeking a worldwide perspective on the essential values of academic librarianship.

The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content

With little else on the subject, this superb work fills a gap. Especially helpful to new librarians and/or archivists, educators, and students interested in managing born-digital content.—Susan E. Ketcham, Long Island Univ. Post Lib., Brookville, NY

Leveraging Wikipedia: Connecting Communities of Knowledge

A worthwhile resource for all librarians and students.

Academic Librarianship

A valuable resource for academic library and information professionals, educators, and students.

The RDA Workbook: Learning the Basics of Resource Description and Access

A useful, engaging, and well-written book that is recommended to catalogers and staff in all libraries and cataloging instructors and their students.

Maxwell's Handbook for RDA: Explaining and Illustrating RDA; Resource Description and Access Using MARC21

An essential tool for catalogers in all libraries and cataloging instructors.

Developing and Managing Electronic Collections: The Essentials

This book works well in conjunction with Marie R. Kennedy and Cheryl LaGuardia's Marketing Your Library's Electronic Resources: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians. Selectors of e-content in all libraries will benefit from this book.

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