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Patricia Turnstall

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Tunstall lives in Wheeling, Illinois.

Biography: Patricia Tunstall is an information assistant at Indian Trails Public Library in Wheeling, Illinois. She spends most of her time at the reference desk helping patrons with their questions and their leisure reading choices. She was first employed as a page at Indian Trails and subsequently as the supervisor of pages and shelving. Since receiving a teaching certificate from Nottingham University in England, she has held jobs in a variety of fields. She is an occasional contributor of articles to library publications.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Patricia Turnstall on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Hiring, Training, and Supervising Library Shelvers
ISBN: 9780838910108 OCLC:

American Library Association 2010

How do you find good library shelvers and keep them for more than a few months? Tunstall gives practical advice to help you do just that with a complete overview on how to hire, test, train, and retain shelvers.