Leadership Library

We have a number of books related to leadership both theoretical and activity guides. All are available in our office in the Usdan University Center for anyone in the Wesleyan Community to use.

25 Activities for Developing Team Leaders. Rees, Fran. (2005)

101 Activities for Teaching Creativity and Problem Solving. VanGundy, Arthur B. (2005)

101 Great Games and Activities. VanGundy, Arthur B. (1998)

101 More Great Games and Activities. VanGundy, Arthur B.; Black, Robert Alan; O'Neill, Holly M. (2005)

101 Ways to Make Training Active. Silberman, Mel; Lawson, Karen (1995)

All Together Now. Ukens, Lorraise L. (1999).

The Best of Active Training: 25 One-Day Workshops Guaranteed to Promote Involvement, Learning and Change. Silberman, Mel (Ed.). (2004)

The Big Book of Leadership Games: Quick, Fun Activities to Improve Communication, Increase Productivity, and Bring Out the Best in Your Employees. Deming, Vasudha K. (2004)

The Big Book of Presentation Games: Wake-em-up Tricks, Icebreakers, and Other Fun Stuff. Scannell, Edward; Newstrom, John. (1998)

Credibility. Kouzes, James M.; Posner, Barry Z. (2003).

Design Your Own Games and Activities: Thiagi's Templates for Performance Improvement. Thiagarajan, Sivasailam. (2003)

Diversity: Activites and Training Designs. O'Mara, Julie. (1994)

The Encyclopedia of Group Activities: 150 Practical Designs for Successful Facilitating. Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer. (1989)

The Encyclopedia of Icebreakers: Structured Activities that Warm-Up, Motivate, Challenge, Acquaint and Energize. Forbess-Greene, Sue; LMSW. (1983)

Energize Your Audience: 75 Quick Activities That Get Them STARTED and keep them GOING. Ukens, Lorraine L. (2000)

The Facilitator Excellence Handbook (2nd ed.). Rees,Fran. (2005)

Five Dysfunctions of a Team. Lencioni, Patrick. (2002)

The Future of Leadership. Bennis, Warren; Spreitzer, Gretchen M.; Cummings, Thomas G. (Eds.). (2001)

Getting Together: Icebreakers and Group Energizers. Ukens, Lorraine L. (1997)

How to Deal With Difficult People. Friedman, Paul. (1994)

Icebreakers: A Sourcebook of Games, Exercises and Simulations. Jones, Ken. (1991)

Leadership Challenge. Kouzes, James M.; Posner, Barry Z. (2002).

Leadership Challenge Planner. Kouzes, James M.; Posner, Barry Z. (1999).

Meditation in the Campus Community: Designing and Managing Effective Programs. Warters, William C. (2000)

Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team. Lencioni, Patrick. (2005)

Pfeiffer's Classic Activities for Building Better Teams. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2003)

Pfeiffer's Classic Activities for Developing Leaders. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2003)

Pfeiffer's Classic Activities for Diversity Training. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2005)

Pfeiffer's Classic Activities for Interpersonal Communication. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2004)

Pfeiffer's Classic Inventories, Questionnaires and Surveys for Training and Development . Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2004)

The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Teambuilding Tools. Biech, Elaine (Ed.). (2001)

The Pfeiffer Handbook of Structured Experiences: Learning Activities for Intact Teams and Workgroups. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2004)

The Pfeiffer Handbook of Structured Experiences: Learning Activities for Personal Development. Gordon, Jack (Ed.). (2004)

Quicksilver: Adventure Games, Initiative Problems, Trust Activities and a Guide to Effective Leadership. Rohnke, Karl; Butler, Steve. (1995)

Retreats That Work: Designing and Conducting Effective Offsites for Groups and Organizations. Campbell, Sheila; Liteman, Merianne; Sugar, Steve. (2003)

The Skilled Facilitator (new and revised): A Comprehensive Resource for Consultants, Facilitators, Managers, Trainers and Coaches. Schwarz, Roger. (2002)

The Skilled Facilitator Fieldbook Schwarz, Roger; Davidson, Anne; Carlson, Peg; McKinney, Sue. (2005)

Stories Trainers Tell: 55 Ready-to-Use Stories to Make Training Stick. Wacker, Mary B.; Silverman, Lori L. (2003)

Students Helping Students: A Guide for Peer Educators on College Campuses. Ender, Steven C.; Newton, Fred B. (2000)

The Supervisor's Guide: The Everyday Guide to Coordinating People and Tasks. Brown, Jerry; Dudley, Denise. (1989)

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice. Adams, Maurianne; Bell, Lee Anne; Griffin, Pat. (1997)

Team Depot. Parker, Glenn. (2002)

Train the Trainer: Facilitator's Guide. Lawson, Karen. (1998)

The Trainer's Handbook. Lawson, Karen. (1998)

Working Together: 55 Team Games. Ukens, Lorraine L. (1997)

Writing Training Materials That Work: How to Train Anyone to Do Anything. A practical guide for trainers based on current cognitive psychology and instructional design theory and research. Foshay, Wellesley R.; Silber, Kenneth H.; Stelnicki, Michael B. (2003)