The full working bibliography is available here.

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Braudy, J., & Tuckerman, S. (1986, April 4). The Part-Time Academic Librarian: Current Status, Future Directions. Library Journal, 111(6), 38.

Brustman, M. J., & Via, B. J. (1988). Employment and Status of Part-Time Librarians in U.S. Academic Libraries. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 14(2), 87. doi:Article

Cantwell, L. (2012a, June). The Term or Temporary Position and Making the Most of a Short Time (Part 1 of 2). Library Worklife, 9(6). Retrieved from

Cantwell, L. (2012b, July). The Term or Temporary Position and Making the Most of a Short Time (Part 2 of 2)). Library Worklife, 9(7). Retrieved from

Chan, D. C., & Auster, E. (2003). Factors contributing to the professional development of reference librarians. Library & Information Science Research (07408188), 25(3), 265. doi:Article

Chervinko, J. S. (1986). Temporary Employees in Academic and Research Libraries. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 12(4), 217. doi:Article

Clapp, J. (2004, January 1). Part-time Librarian, Full-time Parent. Info Career Trends. Retrieved from

Collins, S., & Brungard, A. (2006, October 30). The Art of Part-Time. Library Journal. Retrieved from

CRS Technology. (2009, January). Automated Scheduling Saves Hennepin Time. American Libraries, 40(1/2), 87.

CRS Technology. (2010, May). Perfecting Peak-Usage Staffing. American Libraries, 41(5), 53.

DelGuidice, M., Luna, R., & Zorn, M. G. (2010). Public Librarian. Knowledge Quest, 38(5), 26–29.

Dinerman, G. (1988). Temp in a teapot. New Jersey Libraries, 21, 14.

Falk, P. K., & Boettcher, B. J. (2001). Grant-Funded Temporary Employees in Libraries. Technical Services Quarterly, 18(3), 35–46.

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Ford, E. (2011, February 9). Struggling to Juggle: Part-time Temporary Work in Libraries. In the Library with the Lead Pipe. Retrieved from time-temporary-work-in-libraries/

Galarneau, Diane. (2010). Temporary employment in the downturn. Perspectives on Labour and Income, 22(4), 5–17.

Goulding, A., & Kerslake, E. (1996). Flexible information workers: training and equal opportunities. Librarian Career Development, 4(2), 5–12.

Gover, H. R. (1994). Whose bargain? The use of part-time employees in libraries: a call for further study. Alki, 10(3), 17.

Hakansson, K. (2012). Work Organizational Outcomes of the Use of Temporary Agency Workers. Organization Studies.

Hereld, G. (1992). Job sharing: A reality for the “90”s? New Jersey Libraries, 25(Summer), 24–25.

Hogue, E., & Sisson, L. (1994). Bargains of the Century: Part-Time Librarians. Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances, 7(2), 18–22.

Jacoby, D. (2006). Effects of Part-Time Faculty Employment on Community College Graduation Rates. Journal of Higher Education, 77(6), 1081–1103.

Johnston, J. (2004, August). A Permanent Alternative: Temporary, Part-Time Library Work. LIScareer | Career Strategies for Librarians. Retrieved June 24, 2012, from

Jones, W. (2011). Re-engaging/Engaging Part-time Librarians. College & Undergraduate Libraries, (18), 37–43.

Kieserman, R. H. (2008). Issues in library human resources management. The Bottom Line, 21(2), 67–72.

Laynor, B. (1988). Librarianship and Motherhood. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 6(4), 15–25.

Longmate, C., & Cosco, F. (2002, May 13). Part-time Instructors Deserve Equal Pay for Equal Work. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Retrieved from

Mancuso, J. (2011). Laid Off? Here’s One Way to Land on Your Feet. In C. Smallwood (Ed.), The Frugal Librarian: Thriving in Tough Economic Times (pp. 26–32). Chicago, IL: American Library Association.

Maxwell, N. K. (1997, December). Part-timer’s plea: Where am I now? American Libraries, 28(11), 58.

Mayo, J. L., & Whitehurst, A. P. (2012). Temporary librarians in academe: current use, future considerations. Reference Services Review, 40(3), 512–524.

Mettler, B. (1988). Send in the Subs. Alki, 4(1), 9–10.

MILLER, J. G., & MILLER, M. (2012). The rise of the supertemp. Harvard Business Review, 90(5), 50–62.

Miller, L. (2012, March). A Substitute Librarian’s Survival Guide. LIScareer | Career Strategies for Librarians. Retrieved June 24, 2012, from

Notowitz, C. (1982). Job Sharing for the 80’s. School Library Journal, 28(6), 33.

Olson, E. (2011, May 5). The rise of the permanently temporary worker. Fortune Management. Retrieved from

Pontau, D. Z. (1989). Temporary librarians in California academic libraries: results of a statewide survey of library directors. Library Personnel News, 3, 57–58.

Pontau, D. Z., & Rothschild, M. C. (1986). T is for Temporary. College & Research Libraries, 47(March), 150–155.

Prange, L. (2007, November). 21 Ways to Lose Your Younger Employees. One-Person Library, 24(7), 3.

Reid, J. R. (2008). Community College Dilemma: Adjunct Faculty. Community & Junior College Libraries, 14(4), 295–298.

Reinhold, N. (1996). The Part-Time Academic Librarian: Reflections and Visions. The Georgia Librarian, 33(3-4), 28–30.

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Updike, C. M. (1985, October). Have Experience, Will Travel! School Library Journal, 32(2), 117.

Wamsley, L. H. (2008). The Adventures of a Part-Time Librarian. OLA Quarterly, 14(3), 5–34.

Wilson, C. B. (1986). A handbook for substitute librarians. Kentucky Libraries, 50, 7.

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