Trends in Business Education and their Impacts on Business Reference and Services

Thursday, 2/9/2017
  • 2:00 PM (Eastern)
  • 1:00 PM (Central)
  • 12:00 PM (Mountain)
  • 11:00 AM (Pacific)

The business education is facing new trends in creating engaged and collegiate environment, enhancing data-driven decision making, developing new education models such as experiential learning, integrating new technology to support greater customization and specialization, and designing curriculums around the trending topics on corporate social responsibility, entrepreneurship, leadership and globalization. How can business librarians respond to these trends and shift our roles to meet new challenges? This webinar will address these key questions and introduce some good practices in the field.

Learning Outcomes

Webinar participants will:

  • Understand the new trends in business education
  • Understand the impact of the new trends and challenges on business reference and instruction
  • Learn some good practices in the field to help respond to these trends and new challenges

Who Should Attend

  • Business reference librarians
  • Instruction librarians

     

Presenter

Grace Liu, Business Librarian at the Fogler Library of the University of Maine

Registration

Cost

Individual registration rates are as follows:

RUSA members: $45
ALA members: $50
ALA student & retired members: $25
Non-members: $65
Group rate: $99 single login, $38/person multiple logins. (min. 2 people)

How to Register

Register online

 

Tech Requirements

This webinar will be offered using Adobe Connect. Please ensure that you have Adobe Flash Player Version 10.1 or later on your computer. Audio for these sessions will be streamed over computer speakers and via a teleconference line. You will be able to ask questions and interact with the presenter and other webinar participants via chat.

You can test your settings to verify that your computer is configured properly to participate in this webinar.

Contact

Questions about your registration should be directed to registration@ala.org. 

Technical questions about the webinar should be directed to Jennifer Cross, RUSA Web Manager, at jcross@ala.org. 

Thank you and we look forward to your participation!