Fred Reuland Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Library managers, directors and deans may feel overwhelmed by choices in today’s economy as a single job posting attracts hundreds of applicants. But how can you assure that you actually find the best person for the job? The Library
05/03/2013 - 13:11
Frederick Reuland Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — “A picture is worth a thousand words!” That old saying is widely spoken, but are you taking heed of all of the opportunities to promote your Library visually? The Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA), a division of
04/30/2013 - 17:32
CHICAGO- Utilizing Carl Harvey’s petition for school libraries on WhiteHouse.gov as a teachable moment, the AASL Advocacy and Legislation Committees have developed a wiki site for high school librarians to raise awareness of the historical roots of the petition process. The site, located at
12/27/2012 - 13:33
According to research conducted by the Library Journal, 40 percent of the nation's librarians will have retired by the end of this decade. Are you ready??? The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present a new webinar on this topic featuring Dr. Paula M. Singer,
12/27/2012 - 13:41
Laura Schulte-Cooper Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO- The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), seeks a member content editor for its upcoming Advocacy website and accompanying newsletter. The mission of the new site is
04/26/2013 - 17:27
Jenny Levine Internet Strategist email@example.com CHICAGO- Attendees can keep track of everything while on the go at the 2013 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago— the mobile app for the Conference Scheduler puts all the information right at your fingertips, including your existing schedule, list of
06/07/2013 - 16:32
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer, Continuing Education firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO- Are you looking for an easy way to gather data about your library users’ needs and preferences that is fast and economical? Then focus groups may be your best choice. The Library Leadership and Management
08/13/2013 - 13:51
Karen O'Brien Director email@example.com CHICAGO — The Committee on Accreditation (COA) of the American Library Association (ALA) has issued a call for comments on the proposed revision to the 2008 Standards for Accreditation of Master's Programs in Library and Information Studies. Comments
12/09/2013 - 11:38
Fred Reuland LLAMA Programs Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Every library manager knows how important it is to hire the right person for a position. But making that decision can sometimes feel like a huge gamble. Learning how other managers are doing it successfully can turn that gamble into
02/24/2014 - 16:35
Kara O'Keefe Manager, Membership Marketing email@example.com CHICAGO — The Public Library Association (PLA) is pleased to announce Arianna Huffington, the chair, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and author of 14 books, as an Adult Author Lunch Speaker at the PLA
07/14/2015 - 15:21
Risk and Entrepreneurship in Libraries: Seizing Opportunities for Change Pamela Bluh, Cindy Hepfer (ALCTS) The authors represented in this book skillfully illustrate how ambitious, energetic librarians can transform their organizations, re-envision librar ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:26 - Libraries Transform
The Quality Library: A Guide to Self-Improvement, Better Efficiency, and Happier Customers Sara Laughlin and Ray W. Wilson In an environment of budget cuts and freezes, libraries must keep a tight rein on costs and inefficiencies. The efficiency of system ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:16 - Libraries Transform
on Serials in the Hybrid Environment Harriet Lightman and John P. Blosser (Editors) In this book, practicing serials and collections librarians representing a variety of disciplines in the sciences and social sciences as well as law and medicine, describe ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:28 - Libraries Transform
Creating the Customer-Driven Academic Library Jeannette Woodward With more and more scholarly content available online and accessible almost anywhere, where does the traditional “brick and mortar” library fit in? In this book Jeannette Woodward attacks th ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 12:16 - Libraries Transform
A Social Networking Primer for Librarians (THE TECH SET® #7) Cliff Landis Social networking is rapidly infiltrating the information environment, and it is essential that librarians understand how best to use these sites and tools with their work to bet ...
RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 12:46 - Libraries Transform
Cloud Computing For Librarians: An Introduction ALA TechSource Workshop Krista Godfrey A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, November 7, 2:30pm Eastern/1:30pm Central/12:30pm Mountain/11:30am Pacific The computer world is constantly talking about cloud computi ...
RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform
Open Access and Your Publications: What's Copyright Got to Do with It? (ALA Editions Workshop) Kenneth D. Crews A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, October 24, 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific For librarians, researchers, an ...
RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 13:18 - Libraries Transform
New Directions for Academic Liaison Librarians Alice Crawford Academic liaison librarians are a vital link between faculty, students, and library resources. This unique book provides liaison librarians with new opportunities for innovative partnerships an ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 14:41 - Libraries Transform
Working in the Virtual Stacks: The New Library and Information Science Edited by Laura Townsend Kane Thanks in part to technology, the boundaries of library positions are dissolving. It is no longer practical to discuss the profession in terms of tradit ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 12:35 - Libraries Transform
The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution Jeannette Woodward This wide-ranging survey takes stock of our institutions' strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, analyzing how libraries and the very concept of librarianship ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:37 - Libraries Transform