Library Management: Managing Change

Scheduled Dates

September 14, 2022 2:00pm - 4:00pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Details
Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Librarians and managers who need to prepare library staff for adapting to change.
Course Description

Libraries exist in a world of constant change, but most people struggle with change. This course surveys the drivers of change in libraries and provides managers with strategies to propose changes in the organization, anticipate potential pitfalls and staff concerns, and ultimately engage staff in adapting to new directions.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Explaining the main drivers of change in most libraries
  • Devising strategies to get all levels of staff involved in bringing forth change
  • Developing and implementing a consistent approach to proposing change in your library
  • Measuring the success of the change once fully implemented
Prerequisites
None
Homework Expectations
  • Students will participate in class discussion and complete individual assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
2
Instructor
Fees
Amigos Member Fee: 
$90.00
Non-member Fee: 
$180.00