Online Learning

LITA offers a number of online learning opportunities throughout the year. Webinars consist of one time sessions while a Web Course meets for multiple sessions.

Current Online Learning Opportunities


Previous Online Learning Opportunities

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Libraries

Offered:  May 14 - 21, 2014
Instructors:  (Team teaching with Montana State University research team including: Kenning Arlitsch, Patrick O'Brien, Scott Young, and Jason Clark)

Getting Started with GIS web course

Offered:   April 21- May 11, 2014
Instructor: Eva Dodsworth, University of Waterloo

Games in Libraries for Outreach and Instruction

Instructors:  Andrew Battista,  Mary J. Snyder Broussard,  Cecilia Sirigos,  Heath Ward and Breanne Kirsch
Offered:  May 19, 2014

All Aboard - The Party’s Starting! Setting a Course for Social Media Success

Instructors: Mary Anne Hansen, Doralyn Rossmann, Angela Tate, Scott Young, Montana State University
Offered:  April 2, 2014

Web Course: Creating Library Web Services: Mashups and APIs

Instructors:  Jason Clark, Montana State University and Karen Coombs, OCLC Developer Network
Offered: November 15-19, 2010; April 18-22, 2011, August 22-26, 2011, November 14-18, 2011

Webinar: Using Scrum to Streamline Web Applications Development and Increase Staff Involvement

Presenter: Michelle Frisque, Northwestern University Galter Health Sciences Library
Offered: July 18, 2011

Webinar: Roadmap to JPEG2000

Presenters: Bill Comstock, Harvard University; Gretchen Gueguen, University of Virginia; Andrew Laas, ProQuest
September 13, 10:00-11:30 am CDT

Web Course: Getting Started with GIS

Instructor: Eva Dodsworth, University of Waterloo
Offered: April 9-30, 2012, August 13-September 4 2012, February 11- March 4, 2013; July 8-28, 2013; November 11 - December 1, 2013

Webinar: Social Networking the Catalog: Community Based Approaches to Building Catalogs and Collections

Presenter: Margaret Heller, Dominican University
Offered; June 7, 2012

Building Web Applications with HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript: An Introduction to HTML5

Instructor: Jason Clark, Montana State University
Offered: August 2012; November 2012; March 2013; August 2013; January 2014

Webinar: All Aboard - The Party's Starting! Setting a Course for Social Media Success

Presenters: Mary Anne Hansen, Doralyn Rossmann, Angela Tate, Scott Young, Montana State University
Offered: August 20, 2013

Webinar: Linked Data Series

Presenters: Jackie Shieh, Jeremy Nelson, Bob DuCharme
Offered: December 5, 2013, January 14, and February 11, 2014


Proposals

The Education Committee identifies topics and presenters, reviews proposals, and recommends educational programs to the LITA Board. The Education Committee accepts proposals for programs, webinars, workshops, or regional institutes via the submit a proposal webform.

Suggestions

Send topic suggestions for courses, webinars, workshops, or regional institutes to the LITA Office.