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close this bookGuidelines for the Management of Professional Associations in the Fields of Archives, Library and Information Work (UNESCO)
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View the documentPreface
View the documentAuthor's introduction
close this folder1. Professional associations
View the document1.1. Introduction
View the document1.2. Context
View the document1.3. Background
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close this folder2. Role and function of library, information science and archive professional associations
View the document2.1. The role of the profession
View the document2.2. What is professionalism?
View the document2.3. Status and reputation
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close this folder3. Organisational structure
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View the document3.1. Membership
View the document3.2. Qualifications
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close this folder3.4. Objectives
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View the document3.4.1. Personal members’ services
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View the document3.4.3. Joint individual and institutional members' services
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close this folder4. Governance of the association
View the document4.1. Social and political factors.
View the document4.2. General assembly or congress
View the document4.3. The council
View the document4.4. Council - relationships
View the document4.5. Council - operation
View the document4.6. Council - makeup
View the document4.7. Executive committee or bureau
View the document4.8. Sub-organisations
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close this folder5. Operation
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View the document5.1. Officers.
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close this folder5.4. Full-time staff
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View the document5.4.1. Responsibilities
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close this folder6. Programmes and services
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close this folder6.1. Personal services
View the document6.1.1. Careers advice
View the document6.1.2. Education*
View the document6.1.3. Continuing professional development*
View the document6.1.4. Seminars and conferences*
View the document6.1.5. Salaries and conditions of service work
View the document6.1.6. Job market and career development
View the document6.1.7. Newsletters and journals*
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close this folder6.2. Institutional
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View the document6.2.1. Standards*
View the document6.2.2. Resourcing*
View the document6.2.3. Legislative change*
View the document6.2.4. Politics and lobbying
View the document6.2.5. Freedom of information*
View the document6.2.6. Public awareness*
View the document6.2.7. Research
close this folder6.3. Other services - both to personal and institutional members
View the document6.3.1. Publishing
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close this folder7. Policies, planning and procedures
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close this folder7.1. Policy - definition
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View the document7.1.1. Policies
View the document7.1.2. Internal
View the document7.1.3. External
View the document7.1.4. Code of conduct
View the document7.2. Formulation
View the document7.3. Policy activities
View the document7.4. Adoption/Rejection
View the document7.5. Procedures for implementation
View the document7.6. Planning - why and how
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close this folder8. Finance : accounts and budgeting
View the documentIntroduction
View the document8.1. Planning and budgeting
close this folder8.2. Accounts maintenance
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View the document8.2.1. Cash basis - accounting
View the document8.2.2. Accrual - accounting
close this folder8.3. Financial reports
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View the document8.3.1. Statements of revenues and expenditures
View the document8.3.2. Balance sheet
View the document8.3.3. Statement of changes in fund balances
close this folder8.4. Internal controls
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View the document8.4.1. Independent audits
View the document8.4.2. Cash flow
View the document8.5. Financial reserves and investments
close this folder8.6. Sources of income
View the document8.6.1. Membership
View the document8.6.2. Categories of subscription
View the document8.6.3. Association services income
View the document8.6.4. User-service sources
View the document8.6.5. Grant-aid and foundations
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close this folderAppendix I
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View the document1. Election of chairman of council
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View the document4. Quorum
View the document5. Courtesy
View the document6. Relevance
View the document7. Discipline
View the document8. Speeches
View the document9. Right of reply
View the document10. Matters arising
View the document12. Withdrawal of motions
View the document13. Absence of mover
View the document14. Notices of motion
View the document15. Committee's reports or minutes
View the document16. Voting
View the document17. Procedural motions
View the document18. Amendment to motions
View the document19. Reference back
View the document20. Postponements
View the document21. Next business
View the document22. Closure
View the document23. Adjournment
View the document24. Distribution of rules
View the document25. Amendment to rules
View the document26. Suspension of rules
View the documentIndex to rules of procedure to be followed at council, committee and general meetings
close this folderAppendix II
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View the documentDetermination of personnel needs
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View the documentPerformance appraisal
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close this folderAppendix III
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View the documentCode of professional conduct
View the documentGuidance notes on the code
View the documentThe status of the code
View the documentThe substance of the code
View the documentUpdating professional expertise
View the documentSupervision of staff and trainees
View the documentDuty to client and employer
View the documentPromoting access to information
View the documentDiscrimination on race, colour, creed, gender and sexual orientation
View the documentConfidentiality
View the documentPersonal financial interest
View the documentCriminal offences
View the documentCo-operation in disciplinary proceedings
View the documentAppendix IV
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View the documentAppendix VII