Mentoring benefits both the new librarian and the experienced professional as each learns from the insights and perspectives of the other. This page presents information and resources to help you learn more about these transformative experiences. ALA Men ...
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No-Nonsense Guide to Legal Issues in Web 2.0 and Cloud Computing Charles Oppenheim Web 2.0 tools and cloud computing applications are now fundamental to libraries and information organizations, but many LIS professionals may be unaware of the legal issues ...
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Writing a Winning Technology Plan for E-rate Compliance: A LITA Guide Jean V. Morrison To assist librarians and administrators challenged with budget cuts while facing the growing costs of technology services author Jean Morrison, Missouri State Library’s ...
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Running the Digital Branch: Guidelines for Operating the Library Website David Lee King Maintaining a library website is as important as its initial development. In this issue of Library Technology Reports King draws from his team’s four-year experience ...
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Writing Successful Technology Grant Proposals: A LITA Guide Pamela H. MacKellar Grants can provide crucial funding to libraries and institutions to implement the latest technology and provide even greater service to visitors. Writing a successful proposal ...
HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 10:09 - Libraries Transform
The Current Budget Environment and Its Impact on Libraries, Publishers and Vendors. Collins, Tim. Journal of Library Administration; Jan2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p18-35. DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2012.630643 Database: Library, Information Science & Technolog ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:15 - Libraries Transform
Library Camps and Unconferences (THE TECH SET® #8) Steve Lawson More and more libraries are working to organize their own library camps or “unconferences” – open, friendly and refreshingly informal gatherings for librarians to unite, exchange ideas, and s ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:28 - Libraries Transform
Risk and Entrepreneurship in Libraries: Seizing Opportunities for Change Pamela Bluh, Cindy Hepfer (ALCTS) The authors represented in this book skillfully illustrate how ambitious, energetic librarians can transform their organizations, re-envision librar ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:26 - Libraries Transform
The Quality Library: A Guide to Self-Improvement, Better Efficiency, and Happier Customers Sara Laughlin and Ray W. Wilson In an environment of budget cuts and freezes, libraries must keep a tight rein on costs and inefficiencies. The efficiency of system ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:16 - Libraries Transform