INF 388C
School Library Management
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Required Readings


Jan. 20
Preparation &
Beginning Job

Course Website

Woolls Ch. 1


Module Unit 1,Discussion: INTRODUCTIONS, LEARNING Keirsey Temperament Sorter

Due for next week - Please read and post required reactions to Blackboard by Monday, January 25, 11:59 P.M.



Jan. 27 State Guidelines

TEA School Library Guidelines

Texas School Libraries Web site

Woolls Ch. 3 & 4

State Guidelines, Discussion: STATE GUIDELINES
Due: January 26, 11:59 P.M.

Guest speaker: Ron Pollock, Interviews and Resumés - Bring your current resumé with you to work on.

Feb. 3 National Guidelines

AASL Standards for the 21st Century Learner

Skim: Standards for the 21st Century Learner in Action

Woolls Ch. 2

Discussion: NATIONAL GUIDELINES and AASL STANDARDS with article citation Due: Feb. 1, 11:59 P.M.

Feb. 10

Program & Facility Management

Woolls Ch. 5

Discussion: PROGRAM & FACILITY MANAGEMENT with article citation Due: Feb. 15, 11:59 P.M.

Feb. 17 Facilities Planning and Development Woolls ch. 6

Discussion: FACILITIES PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT with article citation Due: Feb. 9, 11:59 P.M.

Guest Speaker: Elizabeth Polk, "Facilities"

Feb. 24

Personnel Management and Evaluation

Woolls Ch. 7

TEA Librarian Evaluation

Discussion: PERSONNEL and article citation Due Feb. 22, 11:59 P.M.


Mar. 3 Professional Organizations Woolls Ch. 15

Guest speaker: TBD

Discussion: LEADERSHIP AND PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS and article citation Due: March 1, 11:59 P.M.

Facilities Plan Due in class

Mar. 10 Collection Development & Management

Woolls, Ch. 8

Discussion: COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT with article citation Due: Mar. 8, 11:59 P.M.

Mar. 17 Spring Break




Grant Writing & Budget Management

Woolls Ch. 9

Discussion: GRANT WRITING & BUDGET MANAGEMENT and article citation Due: Mar. 22, 11:59 P.M.

March 31

Elementary Library Visit

Woolls Ch. 11

Krashen - The Power of Reading


Discussion: READING PROGRAMS and article citation Due MArch 29, 11:59 P.M.

Field Trip to Gullett Elementary, Austin ISD  3:30-5:30pm

April 7

High School Library Visit


Woolls Ch.10

Five Year Plan

Grant Proposal Due in class

Discussion: MANAGING SERVICES and article citation Due April 5, 11:59 P.M.

 Field Trip to Akins High School, Austin ISD 3:30-5:30pm
April 14
TLA Annual Conference 
in San Antonio
April 14-16

April 21

Marketing & Advocacy

Woolls Ch. 12

Discussion: MARKETING AND ADVOCACY and article citation Due April 19, 11:59 P.M.

April 28

Library of the Future

Woolls Ch. 13 & 14

Five Year Plan Due in class

Discussion: LIBRARY OF THE FUTURE and article citation Due April 26, 11:59 P.M.

May 5



Discussion: RESEARCH and article citation      Due May 3, 11:59 P.M.


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