Careers in music librarianship III : reality and reinvention

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[United States] : Music Library Association ; Middleton, Wisconsin : A-R Editions,, Volume no. 33, United States, p.xi, 217 pages : (2014)



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Music librarians, Music librarianship, United States., Vocational guidance


Includes bibliographical references and index.Foreword / Paula Elliot -- Preface / Susannah Cleveland -- Music library environments and positions types / Misti Shaw -- Training and education in music librarianship / John Wagstaff -- How to make friends, influence people, and maybe even get a job in a music library: perspectives from recent graduates and new professionals / Lindy Smith -- Breaking into the field in a tough job market / Joe C. Clark -- Success is a science: tips for applying and interviewing for music library jobs / Susannah Cleveland -- Faculty status and the music librarian / Jennifer Ottervik -- Career flexibility: moving between position and institution types / Amy Pawlowski -- Upwardly mobile: music librarians leave the nest / Ned Quist -- Staying current: keeping skills and knowledge relevant in a dynamic professional landscape / Holling Smith-Borne and Mark A. Puente -- Professional associations and societies for music librarians / Ruthann Boles McTyre -- Selected resources / Lisa Shiota.Provides career resources and guidance for current and future music librarians as well as insights for mentors and educators of music librarians.