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Improve your teaching with strategies from Decoding the Disciplines model in new workshop

eCourse: Planning and preparing for RDA

CHICAGO — ALA Publishing eLearning announces a new iteration of its popular eCourse, Planning and Preparing for RDA: Resource Description and Access eCourse. Roman S. Panchyshyn will serve as the instructor for a four-week facilitated eCourse starting on Oct. 26, 2015.

Returning eCourse on Cataloging with RDA: Resource Description and Access

CHICAGO — ALA Publishing eLearning announces a new iteration of its popular eCourse Cataloging with RDA: Resource Description and Access.

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CHICAGO — A new episode of American Libraries Live — a one-hour discussion o

Be on the cutting edge of cataloging music with new workshop

CHICAGO — ALA Publishing eLearning, in partnership with Music Library Association, announces a new workshop Introduction to LC's Music Medium of Performance and Genre Vocabularies with Nancy Lorimer, Casey Mullin and H

How to become an embedded librarian

CHICAGO — Embedded librarianship is “not one size fits all,” yet many books on the subject treat it in a cold, objective manner that doesn’t adequately communicate how becoming an embedded librarian actually works in the real world.  But in “Becoming an Embedded Librarian: Making Connections in the Classroom,” published by ALA Editions, Michelle Reale shares her own university classroom experiences to demystify what can sometimes feel intimidating to academic librarians.

A versatile handbook for storytime programs

CHICAGO — Librarians, teachers, parents and caregivers can energize storytimes and curricula with “The Handbook for Storytime Programs,” published by ALA Editions.

Learn to catalog music resources using the RDA Toolkit

CHICAGO — ALA Publishing announces a new iteration of its popular eCourse, Cataloging Music Resources in RDA, facilitated by Dr. Sonia Archer-Capuzzo. This four-week eCourse starts Monday, Oct. 19, 2015.

Gain a solid foundation in cataloging cartographic resources

CHICAGO — ALA Publishing announces a new iteration of its popular workshop, Cartographic Resources with RDA: An Introduction, with Susan Moore. This workshop, which will last 90 minutes, is hosted live at 2:30 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015.