Crisis of Professionalism in Public Services: Addressing Challenges to Librarianship from a Public Administration Perspective

Source: Glenn McGuigan, Library Review, Vol. 60 no. 7, 2011
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From the abstract:
For librarians to retain professional status, the human element of librarianship must be promoted through an emphasis on their educational mission, inspired by public administration’s professional code of ethics. Within this process, librarians must promote themselves as educators, embracing the concept of information literacy as their field of jurisdiction.

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