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
“Publishing in the Digital Era: a Bain & Co. Study” This report has several interesting graphs and statistics, and includes the prediction that 15 percent to 25 percent of book sales will shift to digital format by 2015, and that the shift to digital ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:20 - Libraries Transform
The Section 108 Study Group Report, 2008 Subtitle: Independent Report sponsored by The United States Copyright Office and the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program of the Library of Congress. This group included lawyers, rep ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:51 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2011." The content of electronic books and the social activities they enable, rather than the device used to access them, are the keys to their popularity; nearly everyone carries some device that can function as an electronic re ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:48 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2010." Already firmly established in the public sector, electronic books are gaining a foothold on campuses as well, where they serve as a cost-effective and portable alternative to heavy textbooks and supplemental reading select ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:46 - Libraries Transform
Glazer, Sarah. "Future of Books." CQ Researcher 29, May 2009: 473-500. Web. 13 May 2011. Report on the future of books with a focus on eBooks while exploring issues, background, and outlooks in the industry ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform
Collection Development in the Digital Age Maggie Fieldhouse and Audrey Marshall This collection explores evolving roles and ideas in collection development in the digital age. Recognizing the rapid change in library collection development and management i ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:22 - Libraries Transform
Reference Through Social Media: Developing Standards, Guidelines, and Policies--eCourse Sarah Steiner too often chat, social media, and text-based reference services operate without standards and policies. This eCourse will guide you in writing useful, ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:32 - Libraries Transform
Wikis for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #5) Lauren Pressley Wikis have emerged as powerful platforms for facilitating and improving communication and collaboration between library staff, users, and professional peers. Wikis for Libraries gives you the practica ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:27 - Libraries Transform
Open Source Software for Libraries: HOpen Source Software for Librariesow it Works; What it Can do for You--eCourse Diane Kovacs and Diane Adler Open source software offers libraries the opportunity to save money and maintain a degree of flexibility and c ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:29 - Libraries Transform
Library Camps and Unconferences (THE TECH SET® #8) Steve Lawson More and more libraries are working to organize their own library camps or “unconferences” – open, friendly and refreshingly informal gatherings for librarians to unite, exchange ideas, and s ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:28 - Libraries Transform