Core Webinar: Leveraging the FOLIO Transition: Best Practices

For Immediate Release
Tue, 05/04/2021


Julie Reese

Director of Leadership and Learning

Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures

CHICAGO—On Wednesday, May 26 Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures will host the webinar "Leveraging the FOLIO Transition: Best Practices". This webinar will examine the role of library leaders in helping transition libraries to FOLIO, an open-source library management system. Along with addressing associated staff challenges, training and leveraging aspects of FOLIO for new library initiatives, this webinar will explore library-wide implementation issues related to transitioning to a new open-source library management system. Those who work at public, academic or any library that uses a library management system and is considering an open-source platform would benefit from this webinar.

Leveraging the FOLIO Transition: Best Practices
Live Webinar: Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 1:00 - 2:00pm CT
Presenters: Paula Sullenger and Sharon WIles-Young 

Registration Fees: 

$43 - Core Member
$59 - Non-member
$129 - Groups
Free for Student Members

Can’t attend the live event? No problem! All registrants will receive a link to the recorded session for later viewing at their convenience.

Register online or by phone at 1-800-545-2433 (press 1 to reach our customer service representatives).

For questions or comments related to Core webinars, please contact Core CE staff at

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. We will also continue to offer group registration, providing individual logins for each group member registered for Core webinars. Please contact Core with any questions or concerns.