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The Resource Blueprint for a job center at your library, Bernice Kao and Megan Pittsley-Fox

Blueprint for a job center at your library, Bernice Kao and Megan Pittsley-Fox

Label
Blueprint for a job center at your library
Title
Blueprint for a job center at your library
Statement of responsibility
Bernice Kao and Megan Pittsley-Fox
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This unique book covers the who, what, when, where, why, and, most important, the HOW of creating a career center or jobseeker program in a public library"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kao, Bernice
Dewey number
025.5/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z711.92.U53
LC item number
K36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pittsley-Fox, Megan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries and the unemployed
  • Vocational guidance
  • Job vacancies
  • Public libraries
  • Libraries and community
Target audience
adult
Label
Blueprint for a job center at your library, Bernice Kao and Megan Pittsley-Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.So You Want to Start a Job Center at Your Library? -- The Changing Needs of the Community -- Technology and the Job Search -- Benefits to Libraries -- Stories of Successful Job and Career Centers -- 2.Conducting Market Research -- Market Research 101 -- Familiarize Yourself with Other Career Center Programs -- Identify Your Target Market and Patron Needs -- 3.Developing Your Career Collection and Facilities -- Weed to Start Fresh -- Update Your Wish List -- Shelving Arrangement and Collection Maintenance -- Facilities -- The Career Collection -- Books -- Internet Databases -- Online/Web Resources -- DVDs and CDs -- 4.Planning Programs and Services -- Classes and Workshops -- Special Events -- Career Coaching and Advising -- Scheduling -- 5.Personnel and Training -- Organizational Chart -- Job Center Program Manager -- Additional (Free!) Staffing -- Training for Current Staff -- 6.Budget and Funding -- Your Budget and Needs --
  • Contents note continued: Donation Request Letter -- Grant Proposal Plan -- In-Kind Donations -- Grants and Sponsorships -- Follow-Up -- 7.Marketing and Promotion -- Defining Your Audience -- Defining Your Brand -- Media Relations -- Print Marketing Materials -- Internal Library Promotion -- Online Marketing and Social Media -- Cross-Promotions and Community Outreach -- 8.Program Assessment and Evaluation -- Measuring Patron Experience -- Evaluation Methods -- Sharing the Success!
Control code
20249599
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vi, 142 pages
Isbn
9781610691529
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861554037
  • (OCoLC)861554037
Label
Blueprint for a job center at your library, Bernice Kao and Megan Pittsley-Fox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.So You Want to Start a Job Center at Your Library? -- The Changing Needs of the Community -- Technology and the Job Search -- Benefits to Libraries -- Stories of Successful Job and Career Centers -- 2.Conducting Market Research -- Market Research 101 -- Familiarize Yourself with Other Career Center Programs -- Identify Your Target Market and Patron Needs -- 3.Developing Your Career Collection and Facilities -- Weed to Start Fresh -- Update Your Wish List -- Shelving Arrangement and Collection Maintenance -- Facilities -- The Career Collection -- Books -- Internet Databases -- Online/Web Resources -- DVDs and CDs -- 4.Planning Programs and Services -- Classes and Workshops -- Special Events -- Career Coaching and Advising -- Scheduling -- 5.Personnel and Training -- Organizational Chart -- Job Center Program Manager -- Additional (Free!) Staffing -- Training for Current Staff -- 6.Budget and Funding -- Your Budget and Needs --
  • Contents note continued: Donation Request Letter -- Grant Proposal Plan -- In-Kind Donations -- Grants and Sponsorships -- Follow-Up -- 7.Marketing and Promotion -- Defining Your Audience -- Defining Your Brand -- Media Relations -- Print Marketing Materials -- Internal Library Promotion -- Online Marketing and Social Media -- Cross-Promotions and Community Outreach -- 8.Program Assessment and Evaluation -- Measuring Patron Experience -- Evaluation Methods -- Sharing the Success!
Control code
20249599
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vi, 142 pages
Isbn
9781610691529
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861554037
  • (OCoLC)861554037

Library Locations

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