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African American male library adminstrators in public and academic libraries

African American male library adminstrators in public and academic libraries

a descriptive study

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library administrators -- United States.,
  • African American librarians -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Patricia Bernice Huff Ball.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfilm reel
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14781689M

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To investigate the status of African American male library administrators in academic and public libraries, 65 African American male administrators were identified and questioned about factors and problems related to professional advancement.

Of 55 respondents, % identified race as a moderate to serious problem in professional advancement, corroborating earlier studies of African American by: 7. library administrators who occupy administrative positions in academic and public libraries.

African American male library administrators have distinctive demographic characteristics, educational backgrounds, pro­ fessional characteristics, career patterns, and perceptions. A total of sixty-five African American male administrators were identified and mailed questionnaires.

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This study is designed to investigate the status of African American male library administrators who occupy administrative positions in academic and public libraries.

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