This article’s purpose is to discuss what is necessary to being a good library supervisor.
The article defines the meaning of being a good supervisor and then expands on that definition, including what it takes to get there.
The article finds that being a good library supervisor requires much more than knowledge of the profession.
The person aspiring to being a good supervisor must know what is required and be willing to take the steps to get there.
Being a good supervisor involves managing the complex interrelationships between the supervisor, his or her supervisor, the supervisees, the clients and anyone else involved in the workplace environment.
The value of the article is in forming a picture of the complex nature of good supervision.
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