Carterette Series Webinars

Past the Language Barrier – Free Carterette Series Webinar

Past the Language Barrier: Improving Communication Skills with Patrons Learning English as a Second Language Wednesday, December 6, 2017 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://goo.gl/ZFaj5L   Description: Whether you are an academic librarian, school librarian, or public librarian, it is likely that you encounter individuals who are in the…

Carterette Series Webinars

More Than an Editing Party: Why and How You Should Organize a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon – Free Webinar

More Than an Editing Party: Why and How You Should Organize a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon”Wednesday, October 18, 2017 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/2KBKHT Description: Wikipedia, the global volunteer-edited reference source, has grown from a scrappy upstart to being regarded (sometimes reluctantly) as a mainstay of our information landscape. But…

Carterette Series Webinars

Carterette Series Webinars – Censorship: It’s Not Just For Books!

Censorship: It’s Not Just For Books!Wednesday, August 30, 20172pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register:  https://goo.gl/dLaAykDescription:   When you hear about censorship in libraries, you may automatically wonder what YA book is under attack this time.  However, many of the challenges to intellectual freedom we’re facing go well beyond books.  Online resources, speakers…

Carterette Series Webinars

Effective and Valuable Outreach: Aligning Activities to Goal-Driven Assessment – Free Carterette Webinar

Effective and Valuable Outreach: Aligning Activities to Goal-Driven AssessmentWednesday, July 19, 2017  2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://goo.gl/qMRNpy Description:   Outreach is a facet of many of our jobs. Over time, library job descriptions have been adjusted to include outreach, whether this includes targeting departments, student populations, or the surrounding…

Georgia Library Association

Movin’ on Up: Advancing into Academic Library Middle Management – Carterette Series Webinar

Movin’ on Up: Advancing into Academic Library Middle ManagementWednesday, June 7, 2017 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://goo.gl/DTk8qO Description:  Can an academic librarian who has only worked on the front lines compete with those who have supervisory experience for middle management positions? What traits are hiring committees looking for…

Georgia Library Association

Seeing the Big Picture: Using Images to Understand Students’ Approaches to the Research Process – Webinar

Seeing the Big Picture: Using Images to Understand Students’ Approaches to the Research ProcessWednesday, May 3, 20172pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register: https://goo.gl/EmCFNSDescription: Images can provide a valuable method of understanding user behavior. This presentation describes a project at the University of Nevada, Reno, where librarians asked students from different majors…

Georgia Library Association

I Kanban, Can You? A Librarian’s Introduction to KanbanFlow – Carterette Series Webinar

Wednesday, March 22, 2017  2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register:  https://goo.gl/1xltzC Description:  Most librarians and library staff are constantly multi-tasking. Despite the type of library, our tasks are endless and can range from cataloging to working the reference desk to IT support and everything in between. It can be very…

Georgia Library Association

Getting Started in Scholarship: A Scholarly Publishing Primer for Librarians

Wednesday, February 22, 20172pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register:  https://goo.gl/hvPh7b Description: Are you new to publishing your research or ideas and unsure where to begin? In this session, we’ll discuss various aspects of academic publishing: getting started, selecting a topic, selecting a research methodology, organizing a literature review, finding an appropriate…

Georgia Library Association

From Fear to Trust in the Library Organization – New Carterette Webinar

      From Fear to Trust in the Library OrganizationWednesday, November 9, 2016 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register:  https://goo.gl/PqlQzg Description:  Every organization deals with situations related to trust and fear. However, some organizations are more open about these issues, while others are in deep denial. According to Doug Conant, CEO…

Georgia Library Association

Upcoming Carterette Webinar: Getting Started with Assessing Student Retention

Getting Started with Assessing Student RetentionWednesday, September 28, 2016 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register:  http://goo.gl/eU8LoF Description:  It’s easy to collect data about our libraries. It’s a lot harder to interpret the data in a way that tells a compelling story. At the 2015 Southeastern Library Assessment Conference Mary O’Kelly shared exciting…