Tag Archives: professional resources

Professional Profiles in Libraries

The Working Group on Professional Profiles is part of the Spanish Council of Library Cooperation. They have published the Report “Professional Profiles in the Spanish Library System: Characterization Sheets”, fruit of two years of work. It may be very useful for libraries that need to define their staff needs or start a selection process.

 You can find the document in this link (in Spanish)

TechSoup for Libraries

TechSoup for Libraries is a nonprofit project “devoted to making technology and technology education available and affordable to nonprofits and libraries all over the world”. It has its roots on the MaintainIT Project, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. You can get ideas of different libraries for supporting their computers at the tab “Cookbooks”, visit their blog or subscribe to their newsletter.

Find all the information at their web page

Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki

A very useful Wiki for librarians around the world: you’ll find tutorials, plans for different services of a wide range of libraries, tips for implementation of technology in your centre… Take a look at it and join in.