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  1. Information for libraries and librarians serving Latinos & Spanish- speaking communities

    Information for libraries and librarians serving Latinos & Spanish- speaking communities contains a list of resources designed for librarians serving a Spanish-speaking community. It includes a spanish dictionary for librarians who are not nessecarily ...

    HDAVIES - 02/24/2016 - 12:58 - Libraries Transform

  2. Extending Our Reach: Reducing Homelessness Through Library Engagement

    Effective and Proven Tools for Library Service to People Experiencing Poverty and Homelessness "Extending Our Reach: Reducing Homelessness Through Library Engagement" is designed to help librarians and library staff create meaningful library ser ...

    JAMUNDSEN - 02/26/2016 - 16:14 - Offices of the American Library Association

  3. Developing and Managing Electronic Collections

    Developing and Managing Electronic Collections: The Essentials by Peggy Johnson The complex issues associated with developing and managing electronic collections deserve special treatment, and library collection authority Peggy Johnson rises to the challe ...

    RGERBER - 03/18/2016 - 12:32 - Libraries Transform

  4. White Paper on Educational Technology in Schools

    Download as a PDF Introduction When used appropriately, educational technology is a tool to assist with implementation of the Common Core Standards, help raise graduation rates, and prepare students for life beyond K-12 education. Technology employed in i ...

    JHABLEY - 02/05/2016 - 15:34 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

  5. Mentoring Opportunities

    Mentoring benefits both the new librarian and the experienced professional as each learns from the insights and perspectives of the other.  This page presents information and resources to help you learn more about these transformative experiences. ALA Men ...

    Anonymous - 07/06/2015 - 09:03 - Libraries Transform

  6. New Immigrants

    In 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that 13%, or over 40 million people, in the U.S. were immigrants, defined as people residing in the U.S. who were not U.S. citizens at birth. This is about the same percentage as when ALA published The Polish Immi ...

    karenmuller - 04/02/2014 - 11:22 - Professional Tools

  7. Mentoring in the Library: Building for the Future

    Mentoring in the Library: Building for the Future Marta K. Lee Mentorship is essential to the health of any institution; sharing knowledge and experience transforms managers into stronger leaders and helps less senior employees improve their job skills. N ...

    HDAVIES - 04/01/2013 - 11:45 - Libraries Transform

  8. Successful Community Outreach: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians

    Successful Community Outreach: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians Barbara Blake, Robert S. Martin, and Yunfei Du   Here's a practical manual designed specifically to help librarians conceptualize and then implement an outreach program that will ach ...

    HDAVIES - 04/01/2013 - 10:45 - Libraries Transform

  9. English Journal: Mentoring and Teach Development

    English Journal: Mentoring and Teacher Development Vol. 102 No. 3 This episode of the serial English Journal discusses various aspects of mentoring. While the articles are aimed at English teachers, several of the entries discuss mentoring more generally. ...

    HDAVIES - 03/20/2013 - 11:25 - Libraries Transform

  10. Conference Attendance

    Citations   I   Tips for a Successful Conference    I  Before Conference   I  At Conference   I  At the exhibits I Saving money Citations Abram, Stephen. " Getting the Most Out of Your Conference Experience: Follow These Basic Guidelines to Enhance Y ...

    HDAVIES - 03/20/2013 - 13:51 - Professional Tools