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Presentation
Core Competencies for Print Serials Librarians
29th Annual NASIG Conference (2014)
  • Sanjeet Mann, University of Redlands
  • Susan Davis, SUNY Geneseo
  • Eugenia Beh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Taryn Resnick, University of Wisconsin
  • Sarah Sutton, Emporia State University
Abstract
Members of the NASIG Core Competencies Task Force presented their draft “Core Competencies for Print Serials Librarians,” then led a discussion of the document with NASIG conference attendees. The presentation included a brief history of the core competencies and a description of the methodology the Task Force used to conduct the research upon which the draft “Core Competencies for Print Serials Librarians” is based. Discussion with the audience centered on recommendations for improvements to the draft, including the organization of the document, additional coverage of topics such as budgeting, language competencies, the impact of print repositories, and preservation.
Keywords
  • core competencies,
  • print serials,
  • serials management,
  • NASIG policy
Publication Date
May 3, 2014
Location
Ft. Worth, Texas
DOI
10.1080/0361526X.2015.1017422
Citation Information
Sanjeet Mann, Susan Davis, Eugenia Beh, Taryn Resnick, et al.. "Core Competencies for Print Serials Librarians" 29th Annual NASIG Conference (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/sanjeet_mann/14/