Webinars

Upcoming Live Webinars

PLA is pleased to offer these upcoming webinars:

Unreturned Materials as Barriers to AccessUnreturned Materials as Barriers to Access
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Presenters: Steve Heser, Paula Kiely & Joyce Latham

In the fall of 2016, more than 10,000 people in theCity of Milwaukee, WI had their fines forgiven and their library privileges restored. Within 90 days, 8% of those individuals found themselves in the same position, with fines and fees blocking access. Would fine elimination solve this problem, or were other factors preventing materials from timely return? Learn how the Milwaukee Public Library and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information StudiesĀ research team developed the methodology, executed the study, and what the surprising survey data revealed to help the team better understand the precipitating behavior. Moreā€¦


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