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Week Twelve – Field Experience – Library Associations

Does the person you are job shadowing belong to any Library and Information Science professional association? If yes, which one(s)? Why?   I did not have a chance to ask my job shadow host if she belonged to any Library

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Week Eleven – Field Experience – Client Services

What rules, regulations, laws or structures govern the operation of your placement library? How does this governance structure affect client services?  Describe the client services available at your placement.   The only type of structure that governed the operation of

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Week Ten – Field Experience – Technical Services

Describe the technical services areas at your field placement and how technical services are delivered (eg. outsourced, in-house, centrally managed). How are they similar to the descriptions discussed in class? How are they different?   All of the materials are

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Week Nine – Field Experience – Role of the LIT

Describe the workplace setting and role of the LIT at your placement. How is it similar to the description discussed in class? How is it different? Include a job description for the person you are job shadowing and use this

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Week eight – Field Experience – overview

Describe your first day orientation. Identify explicit and implicit employee rules or procedures you learned on your first day. Explain how you learned the implicit rules. What are the placement organization’s goals regarding library and information services?   My first

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Blog Post 5 – Field Experience – ST/AR video

Create a link to the ST/AR video you created in class. Evaluate how easily it is to identify the Situation or Task, Action you took and Result. What did you do well? What could you improve? Will using the ST/AR

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Field Experience Blog Post 4- Job Shadow Placement Preparedness

Do you believe that you are prepared for your job shadow placement? If so, why? If not, why not? What have you learned to date in the program that will help you ensure your job shadow placement is a success?

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