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Title:Transitioning to the Learning Organization
Author(s):Giesecke, Joan; McNeil, Beth
Subject(s):Leadership in libraries
Library organization
Abstract:Peter Senge popularized the concept of the learning organization, and several libraries have tried, with varying degrees of success, to adopt the learning organization model. This article explores why organizations consider attempting to become learning organizations, includes an overview of the theory of learning organizations, presents steps to becoming a learning organization, and describes examples of learning organization efforts at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries and other libraries.
Issue Date:2004
Publisher:Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Citation Info:In Library Trends 52(1) Summer 2004: 54-67.
Genre:Article
Type:Text
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/1718
ISSN:0024-2594
Publication Status:published or submitted for publication
Rights Information:Copyright owned by Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois. 2004.
Date Available in IDEALS:2007-07-24


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