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librarian"s guide to identifying work processes & developing metrics

Holly J. Muir

librarian"s guide to identifying work processes & developing metrics

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Published by Library Benchmarking International in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library administration.,
  • Library administration -- Case studies.,
  • Benchmarking (Management),
  • Benchmarking (Management) -- Case studies.,
  • Flow charts.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIdentifying work processes & developing metrics.
    Statementby Holly J. Muir.
    SeriesLibrary benchmarking notebooks
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 leaves :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14753886M

    Library assessment has found a new audience in librarians and library administrators seeking guides for steering libraries into the new century. Measurement, evaluation, assessment – these are all terms that describe taking stock of libraries, from services to collections, from small scale studies to mammoth surveys. Processes. Temporal Tense. Structural: a typology for performance measure management (balanced scorecard) Procedural: step-by-step processes for developing performance measures from strategy (Goal-Question-Metric or Six Sigma’s Define, Measure, Analyze, Implement, and Control) Structural. Procedural.


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