Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures

LiveWebinarAttendance Cert.
This webinar will examine key strategies for assessing, formulating, implementing and maintaining change in the library technical services environment.
LiveWebinarAttendance Cert.
In this webinar you will learn how to create a Crisis Communications Plan so you can be prepared to communicate in the event of a crisis. This includes who will communicate, what they will say, what audiences need to hear the message and how you will reach them.
LiveWebinar

Live Webinar: Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm Central Time.
Offered by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures, ALA's newest division starting September 1, 2020
Focus: Have you ever tried to write a how-to manual or other documentation for your library’s processes? Attend this session to learn about the technical writing process and how it can make documentation creation easier.
Cost: $43 Core members (incl. ALCTS, LITA, LLAMA), $59 nonmembers, $129 groups, $0 student members

LiveeCourse

Online Course: A basic level, 4-week asynchronous course offered several times a year.
Offered by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures
Focus: Introduction to the principles, policies and practices of preservation in libraries and archives. Designed to inform all staff, across divisions and departments and at all levels of responsibility.
Features: Instructor guided. 24/7 access to course material. Weekly live online chat discussions.
Cost: $165.11 Core members; $188.10 ALA members; $209 nonmembers.

Self-PacedeCourseAttendance Cert.

Online Course: A basic level, 6-week asynchronous course offered several times a year.
Offered by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures
Focus: Broad overview of library acquisitions. Topics include goals and methods of acquiring monographs, financial management, and relationships among acquisitions librarians, library booksellers, subscription agents and publishers.
Features: Instructor guided. 24/7 access to course material. Weekly live online chat discussions.
Cost: $196.71 Core members; $224.10 ALA members; $249 nonmembers.