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  1. A Library for the Whole Student: Creating a Culture of Health & Wellness at your Library

    Tuesday, 5/10/2016 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) Across the country, colleges and universities are launching robust wellness initiatives to meet the needs of their students, fac ...

    MCONAHAN - 03/10/2016 - 15:32 - This site (Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL))

  2. Badges for Learning

    YALSA's Badges for Learning help library staff gain skills in the areas covered in YALSA’s   Competencies for Serving Youth in Libraries. For example badge earners will be able to: Learn how to use Twitter to connect with teens and other community me ...

    NMUNGUIA - 05/18/2016 - 12:46 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  3. Bed Bugs and Other Bad News: An Opportunity for Media and Public Relations

    Wednesday, 10/14/2015 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) Disasters in libraries, such as leaks, floods, and pests, occur from time to time.  Effective communication to media outlets, ...

    MCONAHAN - 10/27/2015 - 11:34 - This site (Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL))

  4. Faculty Buy-in for IR and OA Publishing

    On-Demand Once Free! This session will demonstrate how even a small institution with limited staffing and resources can achieve more than 30 percent buy-in of their faculty to the institutional repository (IR) and increase awareness of and support for ope ...

    CMCCONNELL - 06/23/2015 - 10:05 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. Custom Library Book Bikes Roll Out Across US

    Libraries from Cleveland to Seattle have adopted special bike programs to carry books and services around town with old-fashioned pedal power By Chris Francis In Cleveland Heights, Ohio, where winter temperatures reached a record low of –11°F the first we ...

    ssinharoy - 08/13/2014 - 11:13 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. How to Host a Preservation Week Event

    On-Demand Once Free! Hosting an event in a discipline you are not too familiar with can be daunting. What topic do you choose, who can you find to speak, what if someone asks a question after the event and you don't know the answer? The Preservation ...

    CMCCONNELL - 06/23/2015 - 12:44 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  7. Libraries Find Success in Crowdfunding

    By Megan Cottrell When the Northlake (Ill.) Public Library District wanted to grow its popular graphic novel collection and add a fun element to attract young adults, the staff decided to dream big—really big. As in 9-feet-tall-and-green kind of big. Staf ...

    ssinharoy - 05/29/2014 - 15:13 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. Contagious Marketing

    How libraries can get more word-of-mouth buzz By Peggy Barber We live in a world of communication clutter. From the internet to endless TV commercials, newspapers, magazines, signage, the inside and outside of buses—ads are everywhere. But consider: What ...

    geberhart - 02/10/2014 - 14:51 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Every Voice Makes a Difference: Frontline Advocates

    Frontline library advocates work at all levels in all types of libraries—public, academic, school and special—and are the internal/external face and voice of the library. They can tell the library’s story and deliver the library’s message at their comfort ...

    JFALCON - 04/01/2015 - 16:00 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  10. Virtual Preconference: Loan Agreements for Exhibits Materials

    Loan Agreements for Exhibits Materials: The Basics An ALCTS Virtual Preconference Follow the conversation on Twitter: #ac13_loans Increasingly, libraries are loaning collection materials to other institutions for exhibit, Unlike museums, libraries are oft ...

    CMCCONNELL - 10/28/2014 - 11:47 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

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