This chapter analyses the particular sources of workplace stress for information professionals. These sources include the profession’s poor image and status, as well as the role gender plays. Consideration is given to the problems of poor management, shrinking budgets, downsizing, and the shift from print to electronic sources as potential sources of stress. Finally, the increase in attacks, assaults and low-level nuisances are discussed.
print and electronic sources
assaults and nuisances
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