PSYCHO-EMOTIONAL SECURITY: PREVENTION OF CCUPATIONAL BURNOUT OF LIBRARIANS

Authors

  • Olga I. SHKYRA Hryhoriy Skovoroda University in Pereyaslav (Pereyaslav)

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15802/unilib/2020_220347

Keywords:

library environment, occupational burnout syndrome, emotional exhaustion, psycho-emotional security

Abstract

Objective. The study is aimed at expanding the global library community awareness of the measures and tools to overcome occupational burnout based on the practical experience of the library and the Psychologo-Medico-Pedagogical Consultation Service of the Hryhoriy Skovoroda University in Pereyaslav (Ukraine). Methods. The main data were obtained by the method of internal and external observation, as well as the analysis of many years of practical experience of the library. Results. The author described the system of preventive psychological security measures of the university library and offered the tools for overcoming job burnout. Conclusions. For 15 years, the library staff has undergone a three-stage practical training, which gave librarians a new experience of better self-awareness, encourages active thinking, and hence better understanding of other people.

Author Biography

Olga I. SHKYRA, Hryhoriy Skovoroda University in Pereyaslav (Pereyaslav)

Library director

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Published

2021-04-01

How to Cite

SHKYRA, O. I. (2021). PSYCHO-EMOTIONAL SECURITY: PREVENTION OF CCUPATIONAL BURNOUT OF LIBRARIANS. UNIVERSITY LIBRARY AT A NEW STAGE OF SOCIAL COMMUNICATIONS DEVELOPMENT. CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS, (5), 25–31. https://doi.org/10.15802/unilib/2020_220347

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MANAGEMENT AND MARKETING AT THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES