May 18, 2022

New Ithaka S+R Issue Brief Looks at “Talent Management for Academic Libraries”

The latest Ithaka issue brief was written by Ithaka S+R Managing Director, Deanna Marcum.

From an Ithaka Blog Post:

Deanna Marcum explores why libraries should consider a “talent management” approach as they seek to fill new positions and leverage the skills of their current staff. It’s a change that calls for a new mindset not only in the human resources department, but truly across the organization.

2015-09-01_12-33-08     Source: Ithaka S+R (Front Cover of "Talent Management for Academic Libraries" Issue Brief)

Source: Ithaka S+R (Front Cover of “Talent Management for Academic Libraries” Issue Brief)

Direct to Full Text Issue Brief (10 pages; PDF)

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.