Library performance, accountability, and responsiveness : essays in honor of Ernest R. Deprospo /

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Other Authors: DeProspo, Ernest R., 1937-
Curran, Charles C., 1934-

Summers, F. William 1933-2016.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Norwood, N.J. : Ablex, ©1990.
Series:Information management, policy, and services.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Measurement of Library Output: How is it Related to Research?
  • Reflections on Performance Measures Fifteen Years
  • Later Integrating Performance
  • Measures into the Planning Process: Moving toward Decision Support Systems
  • Aspects of Validity in Unobtrusive Studies
  • Do Library Systems Make a Difference?
  • Public Libraries: Flexibility and Political Action Accountability of Library Services for Youth: A Planning, Measurement, and Evaluation Model
  • The Accountability of Public Organizations for Educational Projects Supported by Grant-Making Agencies
  • Accountability in the Classroom Staff Development and Organizational Change Applying Nontraditional
  • Perspectives to Traditional Library Research: Critical Theory as Method
  • Roads Not Taken: Some Thoughts about Librarianship
  • A Biographical Sketch of Ernest R. DeProspo, Jr. Planning: The Key to Performance, Accountability, and Responsiveness and a Future for Libraries
  • Epilogue
  • Author Index
  • Subject Index

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