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Core classrooms are hands-on virtual workshops that consists of two to four live, synchronous sessions with assignments and group discussion.

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ALA and Core are committed to supporting our members, staff, and all librarians and library workers during these uncertain times. We will continue to offer online learning opportunities, and will do our best to accommodate the remote needs of our attendees. Please contact Core with any questions or concerns.


 

Upcoming Core Classroom Sessions

Conversations Worth Having for Library Leaders 

Presenters: Michelle Bradley and Heather Baron
Live Sessions:
Monday, November 1 – 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Monday, November 8 –  1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Monday, November 15 – 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Monday, November 22 – 1:00pm – 2:00pm  CT

Requirements: No experience is necessary; beginners from any background are welcome. Account setup instructions will be sent 1 week in advance of the start date.

Designed with You in Mind: Welcoming Patrons and Staff with Disabilities in Your Library

Presenters: Kelsey McLane
Live Sessions:
Tuesday, December 7 – 11:00pm – 12:00pm CT
Tuesday, December 14 –  11:00pm – 12:00pm  CT
Tuesday, December 21 – 11:00pm – 12:00pm CT
Tuesday, December 28 – 11:00pm – 12:00pm  CT

Previous Core Classroom Sessions

Hearing the Story: Creating an Oral History Project

Presenters: Jeanne Drewes and Liza Hazelwood
Live Sessions:
Monday, December 14th – 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Friday, December 18th  1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Monday, December 28th 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
Monday, January 4th 1:00pm – 2:00pm  CT
Requirements: No experience is necessary; beginners from any background are welcome.  Participants should create a Google Drive account and Moodle account prior to the session. Account setup instructions will be sent 1 week in advance of the start date.
 

CollectionBuilder: A Static Web Approach to Digital Projects in Libraries

Presenters: Olivia Wikle, Evan Peter Williamson, and Devin Becker
Live Sessions:
Tuesday, November 10, 1:00 - 2:30pm CT
Tuesday, November 17, 1:00 - 2:30pm CT

Requirements: No programming experience is necessary; beginners from any background are welcome. Participants should create a Google Drive account and GitHub account prior to the session. Instructions will be sent 1 week in advance of the start date.
 

CollectionBuilder: A Static Web Approach to Digital Projects in Libraries

Presenters: Olivia Wikle, Evan Peter Williamson, and Devin Becker
Live Sessions:
Tuesday, March 30, 1:00 - 2:30pm CT
Tuesday, April 6, 1:00 - 2:30pm CT

Requirements: No programming experience is necessary; beginners from any background are welcome. Participants should create a Google Drive account and GitHub account prior to the session. Instructions will be sent 1 week in advance of the start date.