Marianne Braverman Marketing and Programs Manager email@example.com CHICAGO — Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) announces a new line up of online courses for professional development throughout fall 2014 RUSA online courses. Registration is open. Courses begin as early as Sept. 22.
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This course will introduce library practitioners to empirically sound approaches to learner-centered teaching that can be applied to creating effective reference and instruction services that maximally facilitate student learning. The first part of the co ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:42 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Students will learn to use the Instructional Design Process and apply it effectively to library instruction which includes: identifying instructional problems, learner analysis, task analysis, defining instructional objectives, sequencing content, identif ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:51 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Interested in partnering with faculty and other user groups for creating digital humanities projects? This webinar demonstrates how librarians can form successful partnerships with their user groups and play an active role in digital humanities projects. ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:23 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Spice it Up with Pura Belpre! Using Award Winning Titles and Other Resources to Celebrate the Hispanic Influence in Literature for Youth
A librarian is in a unique position to support the Hispanic English Language Learner by utilizing Pura Belpre’Award books and linked activities for collaborative efforts and library instruction. Visit this session to celebrate these winning titles and dis ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:21 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
This session will examine real chat transcripts that have been anonymized to demonstrate "good" and "great" examples of how librarians ask open ended questions and engage with their online patrons to provide the best possible service a ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:20 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
This webinar is for librarians who want to know what ‘content marketing’ is, why it’s something that libraries can, and should be, taking advantage of to reach their audiences and how libraries can effectively add it to their tool kit for outreach, promot ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:19 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) provides an excellent framework for classroom technique and theory for librarians, instructors, teachers, and professors at all levels. Information Literacy Instruction impacts our classrooms, communities, and colleague ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:18 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Providing friendly, clear, and helpful service in line with RUSA’s professional guidelines is an essential part of successful library reference. However, in the increasingly popular reference medium of SMS/text messaging, it’s not always easy or clear how ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:16 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Boomerang Library Users: Implementing Effective, Enriching and Educational Library programs for target users to Learn and Return
This webinar will allow participants to enter the world of library programming, planning and networking with the user community and stakeholders in an effort to increase the visibility of the library, the many layers of services, and the librarians themse ...
AHILL - 02/20/2015 - 16:13 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Next Session: April 6- May 17, 2015 Other upcoming offerings: October 5- November 15, 2015 Register online now! Or, register by mail or fax by downloading the registration form (PDF format.) Course Objectives and Description Reference Interview is a compr ...
AHILL - 02/27/2015 - 09:24 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)