Mentorship Resources

How to Start a Mentorship Relationship (Forbes article)

How To Be a Great Mentor

Why Young Professionals Need Mentors for Success (Huffington Post article)

The Accidental Mentorship: Library Managers’ Roles in Student Employees’ Academic Professional Lives  (ACRL College & Research Libraries News)

The Next Generation May Not Want Your Mentoring: Leading from the Library (LJ article)

Mentoring: A Valuable Step in Developing Library Leaders

How to Ask Someone to Mentor You by Kim Dority (LAC Group)

Mentoring Basics: A Mentor’s Guide to Success (National Center for Women & Information Technology)


Other programs with great information:

Southeastern Library Association

TLA NMRT Mentor Program (see especially “guidelines’ and “on-the-spot mentors”)