Don Wood Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — The California Library Association (CLA) will host two preconferences on Thursday, June 25, and three preconferences on Friday, June 26, during the 2015 Annual Conference held by the American Library Association (ALA) in San Francisco, June 25-June
03/26/2015 - 11:17
Anna Lam Communications Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – Eligible library staff and educators can now apply for the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)/ Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s 2015 Teen Read Week Activity Grant. Ten grants worth $1,000 each will be awarded to 10
04/07/2015 - 15:36
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — Strategic planning: from groans to eye-rolls, the words alone are enough to elicit a range of responses from most librarians—not many of them positive. All too often the experience is cumbersome and results in plans that are too long,
04/21/2015 - 15:55
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — If you are new to library management or managing staff, you might be surprised to discover that your old tried-and-true methods for managing your time aren’t working as well as you need them to. In that case, It may be time for a time
05/06/2015 - 10:49
Liz Steiner Marketing Manager email@example.com CHICAGO — ALA TechSource introduces a new workshop Getting Started with Google Analytics, with Rita Gavelis. This 90-minute workshop is hosted live at 2:30 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, July 2, 2015. As a Web manager for your library, you’re expected to
06/02/2015 - 09:58
Alicia (Alee) Navarro Meeting Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The 2016 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition poster session committee invites everyone to share their best ideas and work with the international library community by presenting a poster session in Orlando, Florida, on Saturday,
11/06/2015 - 14:50
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — The famous success coach Zig Ziglar says, “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” What are your life goals? Do you have a clear plan to achieve what you want? Do you even know what you want? Learning how to properly set
11/17/2015 - 12:44
Fred Reuland Continuing Education Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The very term “project management” can send shivers down the spine of even the most experienced librarian. Fortunately, there are now a variety of new ways to approach project-based work in a systematic and effective way.
08/15/2016 - 11:47
Dan Bostrom Membership/Marketing Manager email@example.com CHICAGO — The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA) is pleased to announce a new program to offer a free, two-year membership for current and recent graduates of ALA
12/01/2016 - 11:42
Kara O'Keefe Manager, Marketing and Membership firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Spanish speakers will now have access to digital literacy training resources thanks to recent efforts by the Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association. PLA announced today that all
03/07/2017 - 13:34
An ALCTS Webcast. Ever thought about what would happen if a disaster struck your institution? Would patrons continue to have access to your online catalog and other e-resources? Will staff continue to be employed? The ultimate goal of any disaster-affecte ...
admin - 03/05/2012 - 10:30 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
An ALCTS Webcast. Are you prepared for a disaster to your collection? According to the Heritage Health Index Report issued by Heritage Preservation in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, 78 percent of us are not prepared, puttin ...
admin - 02/23/2012 - 13:44 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
While content recruitment at the local IR may seem slow and painful, from a global/historical perspective, the growth of open access in all its flavors is nothing short of phenomenal. The benefits of the IR for authors and for institutions will become mor ...
admin - 02/24/2012 - 13:49 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
An ALCTS Webcast. The focus of library-managed institutional repositories has so far been on document-like items (published articles, preprints, theses, reports, working papers, etc.) but there is growing demand to expand their use into new genres such as ...
admin - 02/24/2012 - 13:56 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
An ALCTS Webcast. In this hour-long webcast, The University of Massachusetts’ institutional repository is used as a case study to explore: how the new digital repository service has affected the way librarians envision our place in the future of the acade ...
admin - 02/24/2012 - 13:59 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
An ALCTS Webcast. Do you have “icky stuff” like kits, DVDs and models in a back room that you want to add to your collection but you can’t find a MARC record for it? Has it been years since you have had to catalog anything and you think you have forgotten ...
admin - 02/24/2012 - 14:01 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Based on his keynote addresses at the ALCTS 2009 Midwinter Symposium, this introductory webinar will include a brief history of institutional repositories and discuss the key benefits as well as the possible obstacles to a successful IR implementation. Th ...
admin - 02/23/2012 - 13:52 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
The idea that universities and libraries ought to be more involved in developing a university's research distribution policy and developing strategies for the distribution of research and scholarship is one that is sparking a lot of interest among pr ...
admin - 02/23/2012 - 13:53 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
How do you translate the value of an institutional repository to campus leaders, faculty and other key campus groups? Marisa Ramirez, Digital Repository Librarian and Michael D. Miller, Dean of Library Services (California Polytechnic State University) wi ...
admin - 02/23/2012 - 13:55 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
As travel costs rise and staff time gets tight, online webinars are increasing in value as a continuing education tool. ALCTS is committed to creating new webinars on emerging issues in technical services, and we would like to train presenters on how to d ...
admin - 05/17/2013 - 15:13 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)