The New Information Professional: Your Guide to Careers in the Digital Age

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  • Copyright: 2010-04-30
  • Publisher: Amer Library Assn

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Table of Contents

List of Career Plannning Diagramsp. vii
Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xv
Archives and Preservation of Informationp. 1
Introductionp. 1
Skills and Abilitiesp. 7
Professional Rolesp. 9
Occupational Outlookp. 10
Salary Informationp. 12
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 13
Careers in Archives and Preservation: At a Glancep. 21
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 23
Education and Trainingp. 24
Referencesp. 25
Records Managementp. 27
Introductionp. 27
Skills and Abilitiesp. 33
Professional Rolesp. 36
Occupational Outlookp. 36
Salary Informationp. 39
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 39
Careers in Records Management: At a Glancep. 46
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 48
Education and Trainingp. 50
Referencesp. 51
Library and Information Servicesp. 53
Introductionp. 53
Skills and Abilitiesp. 58
Professional Rolesp. 61
Occupational Outlookp. 62
Salary Informationp. 64
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 66
Careers in Library and Information Services: At a Glancep. 71
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 72
Education and Trainingp. 74
Referencesp. 76
Human-Computer Interactionp. 79
Introductionp. 79
Skills and Abilitiesp. 85
Professional Rolesp. 88
Occupational Outlookp. 89
Salary Informationp. 92
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 92
Careers in Human-Computer Interaction: At a Glancep. 97
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 100
Education and Trainingp. 101
Referencesp. 103
Social Computingp. 105
Introductionp. 105
Skills and Abilitiesp. 111
Professional Rolesp. 116
Occupational Outlookp. 117
Salary Informationp. 119
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 120
Careers in Social Computing: At a Glancep. 126
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 128
Education and Trainingp. 130
Referencesp. 131
Information Systems Managementp. 135
Introductionp. 135
Skills and Abilitiesp. 139
Professional Rolesp. 144
Occupational Outlookp. 146
Salary Informationp. 146
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 147
Careers in Information Systems Management: At a Glancep. 153
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 155
Education and Trainingp. 157
Referencesp. 158
Information Policyp. 161
Introductionp. 161
Skills and Abilitiesp. 166
Professional Rolesp. 170
Occupational Outlookp. 171
Salary Informationp. 172
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 173
Careers in Information Policy: At a Glancep. 180
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 182
Education and Trainingp. 184
Referencesp. 185
Information Analysis and Retrievalp. 187
Introductionp. 187
Skills and Abilitiesp. 192
Professional Rolesp. 196
Occupational Outlookp. 198
Salary Informationp. 199
Profiles-Perspectives of New Professionalsp. 201
Careers in Information Analysis and Retrieval: At a Glancep. 208
Resources for Further Information/Explorationp. 210
Education and Trainingp. 212
Referencesp. 212
Planning for Your Career in Informationp. 215
A Step-by-Step Guide to Career Fulfillmentp. 215
Developing a Career Action Planp. 221
Appendix: Listing of Relevant Academic Programsp. 229
Indexp. 233
About the Authorsp. 239
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