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  1. Assessment Strategies for Cataloging Managers

    On-Demand Once Free! Qualitative assessment activities, when conducted regularly and methodically, can help managers and administrators understand the impact and value of the work that we do for our customers. Are we meeting our customers' needs? Are ...

    CMCCONNELL - 06/23/2015 - 12:51 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  2. The Best of the Best: 2013 Notable Children’s Books

    You may not have been able to read almost everything published in 2012—but this group did!  Join members of the 2013 Notable Children’s Book Committee for this special webinar where they will book talk through part of this year’s Notables list.  Covering ...

    JNAJDUCH - 11/06/2015 - 09:55 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

  3. "Creating a Leadership Development Training"

    If you have ever thought about how to create a leadership development training for your region or institution, this webinar may be what you need.  This webinar will present the process used to create the Virginia Library Leadership Academy, a biennial lea ...

    FREULAND - 10/22/2013 - 11:15 - Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA)

  4. Internships/Practicums Student Session

    On-Demand Once Free! Two ALSC members discuss the ins and outs of library internships and practicums. Learning Outcomes Participants will learn more about: Should you consider taking an Internship/Practicum How to choose the right Internships/Practicum Pa ...

    DRUDE - 05/01/2015 - 11:35 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

  5. 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

  6. Stretching Your Library’s E-Books Budget

    What is the most effective way to spend your e-book budget? Should you focus on popular items or create a comprehensive collection? Should you join a consortium to increase your library’s buying power? How do you find one? Can you start one in your area? ...

    SHOFMANN - 10/15/2015 - 15:38 - Public Library Association (PLA)

  7. Transforming Libraries

    Visionary professor R. David Lankes, author of  the award-winning “Atlas of New Librarianship,” and Barbara Stripling, Co-Chair of ALA President Molly Raphael’s Empowering Voices, Transforming Communities initiative, presented a free webinar on Thursday, ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:51 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  8. Passing the Community Engagement Baton

    “Passing the Community Engagement Baton: A Conversation with ALA President Molly Raphael and ALA President-elect Maureen Sullivan,” hosted by ALA 2013-2014 ALA President Barbara Stripling, features an unprecedented conversation among ALA leadership, focus ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:35 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  9. Engaging Communities Through Controversy

     Diane McNutt and Jane Light, Silicon Valley Reads, will describe this library’s "one book-one community" program in Santa Clara (Calif.) County. Its 2012 program, "Muslim and American-Two Perspectives," featured two books written by A ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 09:46 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  10. A Home to the Homeless

    Libraries offer refuge and support to those in need and help foster a new community approach to homelessness By Ellyn Ruhlmann Just before 9 a.m. on a Tuesday in Madison, Wisconsin, people line up on the corner outside Madison Public Library, waiting for ...

    ssinharoy - 11/24/2014 - 13:32 - 1 comment - American Libraries Magazine