Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

The Power of a Mindful Moment

Betsy Diamant-Cohen, Katie Scherrer

Abstract


Mindfulness, a practice of intentionally connecting with the present moment as it is, is finally taking root in libraries. Practiced for millennia, mindfulness has long been recognized by the business community as a critical leadership skill. Academic libraries have taken the lead in melding mindfulness and librarianship, as evidenced by the boom in designated academic library space for quiet mindfulness practice and the 2015 publication of The Mindful Librarian: Connecting the Practice of Mindfulness to Librarianship.

Full Text:

HTML PDF


DOI: https://doi.org/10.5860/cal.17.3.39

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


© 2019 ALSC

ALA Privacy Policy