Volume 20, Issue 1 (vol 20, issue 1, succesive No 76 2014)                   Research on Information Science & Public Libraries 2014, 20(1): 53-67 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Beiglu M H, Ghaffari S, Mosayebzadeh S. A Study of Job Burnout and Its Effective Factors amongst Librarians of Public Libraries (A Case Study of Ardabil Public Librarians) . Research on Information Science & Public Libraries. 2014; 20 (1) :53-67
URL: http://publij.ir/article-1-1202-en.html
Department of KIS, Tabriz University of Medical Science , Bmohammad73@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (9064 Views)
Purpose: The aim of the current study is to determine the rate of job burnout and its effective factors amongst librarians of Ardabil public libraries.
Methodology: The Maslach and Jackson burnout inventory were used to investigate the job burnout rate and  its effective  factors amongst  all  51 public library employees (librarians and managers) from 5 public libraries in Ardabil. Descriptive and inferential statistical methods were used to analyze the data.
Findings: Analysis of the data indicated that the rate of job burnout amongst the librarians of Ardabil public libraries for the two scales of frequency and intensity is at a low level. The rate of job burnout in terms of frequency and intensity in the aspects of emotional exhaustion, depersonalization and Personal Accomplishment is at a low level too, but the rate of job burnout in the area of involvement is medium on the frequency scale and high on the intensity scale.
Originality/Value: This is one of the first research studies that endeavor to review effective factors of job burnout amongst Librarians.
Full-Text [PDF 150 kb]   (2266 Downloads)    
Type of Study: quantitative | Subject: Statistical Analysis
Received: 2014/09/3 | Accepted: 2014/09/3 | Published: 2014/09/3 | ePublished: 2014/09/3

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:

Send email to the article author

Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

© 2022 CC BY-NC 4.0 | Research on Information Science and Public Libraries

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb