Do you feel pressure from your employer, potential employer, educational program, or even yourself to expand your resume and your knowledge as it relates to library and information science? If so, join “Landing a Library Job” author, Deloris Foxworth, as she demystifies professional development in the library and information science profession.

Not only will she review different types of professional development opportunities, but she will also review criteria to help you assess where you are in your professional development journey, tips to get to where you want to be, and ways to keep track of it all.


Original broadcast January 26, 2021

Presenter ~ Deloris Jackson Foxworth

Deloris Jackson Foxworth is the author of “Landing a Library Job”. She has experience working in libraries and technology, a graduate certificate in career services, and master’s degrees in both library science and communication. Currently, she works as an instructional designer in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment at the University of Kentucky (UK), teaches part-time in UK’s School of Information Science, and volunteers on UK’s Women’s Forum planning committee. Previously, she volunteered for two years as a professional development coordinator for a grassroots advising organization at UK. For more information about her and her book visit: http://ci.uky.edu/sis/blog/alumni-profile-deloris-foxworth or https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538116999/Landing-a-Library-Job