Browse 1991: Applying Research to Practice by Subject "Library administration --Decision making"

  • Van House, Nancy A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    Evaluation is used for two major purposes: internal decision making and communication with the external environment. An organization may need very different approaches and strategies for these two. Much of the work that ...

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  • Holt, Glen E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    Research is a policy-making imperative for public library practitioners. It helps them understand the cognitive errors that limit their operation, establish a policy framework for their operations, and assess ...

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  • Lance, Keith Curry; Sherlock, Katy (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    In using statistics in decision making, library managers can draw on five types of available data: library statistics, library salaries, employment outlook statistics, indexes of inflation and living costs, and ...

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