The Georgia Library Association is pleased to announce the May 2011 sessions of the Carterette Series Webinars. The series highlights trends, innovation, and best practices in Georgia Libraries. The webinars feature Georgia speakers, but registration is open to anyone, anywhere. Topics are chosen to be of interest to employees of all library types, and each… Continue Reading Free Webinars 5/18: Project Management 101 and Unconference Planning
Please find the Spring 2011 issue of the Georgia Library Quarterly at: http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/glq/ Please remember that the most recent issue requires your sign-in using the username and password you created when registering. Thank you,Jeff HeckInterim Editor, GLQ
We hope you’re planning to attend the annual COMO conference of the Georgia Library Association in Athens, GA, Oct. 5-7, 2011. Why not add to the interesting and informative sessions? The COMO proposal form is now live at http://www.georgiacomo.org. The deadline for making presentation proposals is May 31, 2011.
[Note: This is an archived post. This spotlight has been removed to make way for the latest spotlight.] Please check out our website for the new Georgia Library Spotlight! This month the featured library is Roberts, which serves Dalton State College and Northwest Georgia.
Please consider nominating a deserving person for a GLA Award. The deadline for nominations is May 9, 2011 and the awards will be presented at COMO in October. Visit https://gla.georgialibraries.org/comm_awards.htm to find all the information you will need: list of committee members—ask us if you have a question; a printable nomination flyer you can print… Continue Reading GLA Award Nominations Due May 9, 2011
The Atlanta Emerging Librarians now has Facebook and Twitter accounts. These will be used to publicize AEL activities and promote events of interest to LIS students in the Atlanta area. Check them out! Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/AtlEmerLibFBTwitter: https://twitter.com/ATLEmergingLib For more information contact AEL at: AtlantaEmergingLibrarians@yahoo.comThe AEL page on the GLA site: https://gla.georgialibraries.org/div_nmrt_atllibmeetup.htm
Open letter to the GLA membership regarding the digital transition of GLQ With the issue currently in layout, volume 48, issue 2, Spring 2011 issue, the Georgia Library Quarterly will move entirely to digital publication. The change will allow the editorial board to use peer-review – for authors who elect to participate – and encourage… Continue Reading Georgia Library Quarterly Goes Digital!
Interested in becoming more involved in the Academic Library Division? Consider running for office! The ALD is seeking nominations for the positions of vice-chair/chair elect and secretary. The vice-chair/chair elect is responsible for identifying and booking a speaker for the COMO ALD luncheon, and helping the chair with speaker session/presenter recruitment. The secretary takes minutes… Continue Reading Academic Library Division Officer Nominations
The Georgia Library Association is pleased to announce the February 2011 special evening session of the newly dubbed Carterette Webinar Series (formerly the Wednesday Webinars). The series highlights trends, innovation, and best practices in Georgia Libraries. While we feature Georgia speakers, registration is open to anyone, anywhere, so please share this announcement as you see… Continue Reading Free GLA Webinar 2/17: Building Library Websites with Weebly
Beginning in 2011, the open access publication Georgia Library Quarterly will be undergoing some exciting changes. In addition to going online, a new blind peer-review option will be available to all submitting authors. In order to launch this option, the GLQ editorial board is seeking both reviewers and articles to be queued for review. For… Continue Reading Georgia Library Quarterly to launch peer-review option