A recent discussion apropos of nothing set me to a thought-experiment: what is it deans of library services (or, as it often the case when I’m introduced, deans of library sciences) do? If one were to write up a short list of some of the most important general attributes of an effective dean, what would they be?
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Herring, Mark Y., "What Do Academic Library Deans Do?" (2006). Dacus Library Faculty Publications. 45.