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New session: Cataloging Video Resources with RDA Workshop

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new session of our popular workshop, Cataloging Video Resources with RDA with Kelley McGrath. This workshop will last consist of two 75-minute sessions and take place at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific on Thursday, May 10, 2018 and Thursday, May 17, 2018.

New iteration: New on the Job eCourse/e-book bundle

Chicago—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new iteration of our popular eCourse, New on the Job. Hilda Weisburg will serve as the instructor for a 6-week facilitated eCourse starting on Monday, June 4, 2018.

New eCourse—Sign Language for Children in Storytime or in the Classroom: A Practical Guide

Chicago—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new facilitated eCourse, Sign Language for Children in Storytime or in the Classroom: A Practical Guide. Kathy MacMillan will serve as the instructor for a 6-week facilitated eCourse starting on Monday, May 7, 2018.

Free webinar—ALA Essentials: An Inside Look at a New Training Resource

CHICAGO — In this free 45-minute webinar, learn about ALA Essentials for Library Workers, a series of prerecorded training and informational sessions that can help onboard new employees and provide important refreshers for current staff.

New session: Developing Effective Community Partnerships Workshop

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new session of our popular workshop, Developing Effective Community Partnerships with Paul Signorelli and Andrew Sanderbeck. This workshop will last 90 minutes and take place at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific on Thurs., May 3, 2018.

New workshop: Transforming the Library with User Experience

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces an exciting new workshop, Transforming the Library with User Experience with Amy Deschenes. This workshop will last 90 minutes and take place at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific on Wed., May 2, 2018.

New session: Using Change Management to Transform Your Library Workshop

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new session of our popular workshop, Using Change Management to Transform Your Library with Catherine Soehner. This workshop will last 90 minutes and take place at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

A critical analysis of library and information service architecture

CHICAGO — In their new book “Information Systems: Process and Practice,” published by Facet Publishing and available through the ALA Store, editors Christine Urquhart, Faten Hamad, Dina Tbaishat, and Alison Yeoman argue that library assessment literature has primarily dealt with performance measurement and change management strategies, paying scant attention to the ways of looking at the process architecture of

New iteration: How to Market Your Library eCourse

Chicago—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new iteration of our popular eCourse, How to Market Your Library. Dana Braccia will serve as the instructor for a 4-week facilitated eCourse starting on Monday, April 16, 2018.