Job Satisfaction and Expectations of LIS Professionals in India: A study

Suresha, G P and Srinivasa, K Job Satisfaction and Expectations of LIS Professionals in India: A study. International Research: Journal of Library & Information Science, 2017, vol. 7, n. 4, pp. 690-706. [Journal article (Paginated)]


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Psychological aspects are always playing vital roles in any field of work. Being a service sector, the satisfaction level of Library and Information professionals has a direct impact on the services which are rendered to users. In the purview of this aspect, authors have tried to assess the level job satisfaction and expectations of Library and Information Science professionals from the Indian original aspects.

Item type: Journal article (Paginated)
Keywords: Libraries, Library professionals, Job satisfaction, Professionals expectations,
Subjects: A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information.
A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information. > AC. Relationship of LIS with other fields .
F. Management.
F. Management. > FE. Personnel management.
Depositing user: Srinivasa seenu K
Date deposited: 25 Oct 2018 02:41
Last modified: 25 Oct 2018 02:41


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