Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

A global view of library associations for students and new librarians

Buy Article:

$39.38 + tax (Refund Policy)

Purpose ? To guide students' thinking about joining professional associations. Design/methodology/approach ? A few representative professional organizations are explored. Aspects such as organizational structure, history, culture, professional focus, and size are discussed. Findings ? Many more professional associations exist and encourage student participation than most students are aware of when they enter the profession. Practical implications ? Students can compare professional associations to find those most suited to their professional interests. These may not be the most local or well known national organizations. Originality/value ? This is an attempt to help students recognize that professional organizations exist regardless of their niche interest, and despite the larger and more general associations that may be given local emphasis.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: Africa; Bulgaria; Librarians; Professional associations; Students

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: November 1, 2005

More about this publication?
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more