Sustainable Connected Learning for Youth Wednesday, April 11, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/1NoHAK Description: Connected Learning is an innovative approach to youth learning that is based on the principle that learning happens best when it is interest-driven, peer supported, and academically oriented. Cuyahoga County (Ohio) Public Library… Continue Reading Sustainable Connected Learning for Youth
Collaborative Design Thinking: How to Strategically Leverage Shrinking Resources to Build Online Learning Experiences
The GLA Distance Learning Interest Group presents Collaborative Design Thinking: How to Strategically Leverage Shrinking Resources to Build Online Learning Experiences with Joelle Pitts Monday, April 9th 2018 2:00 pm Eastern (11:00 am Pacific | 12:00 pm Mountain | 1:00 pm Central) Register: http://bit.ly/dligpitts Description: Student interest and participation in online courses and learning experiences… Continue Reading Collaborative Design Thinking: How to Strategically Leverage Shrinking Resources to Build Online Learning Experiences
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… Continue Reading Past the Language Barrier – Free Carterette Series 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… Continue Reading More Than an Editing Party: Why and How You Should Organize a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon – Free Webinar
GLA’s Atlanta Emerging Librarians are hosting their first formal mingle of 2017! Learn about special libraries and what it takes to be a special librarian. Our presenters will talk about their organizations and their roles as special librarians. Resources will be shared, skills will be discussed, and participants will even have an opportunity to try… Continue Reading AEL Formal Mingle: You’ve Got Options: Working as a Special Librarian
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… Continue Reading Carterette Series Webinars – Censorship: It’s Not Just For Books!
The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association would like to invite you to two free ACRL webinar viewing parties. Please register for one or both of the webinars using the links below so that we can let our host locations know how many to expect. Viewing parties will be held simultaneously at the… Continue Reading ACRL Webinar Viewing Party: Fighting Fake News with the ACRL Framework – August 2, 2017.
The Russell Library of Georgia College invites you to the 1st Annual Central Georgia Libraries UnconferenceGrow Local: Cultivating a Culture of Professional Development in Central Georgia Libraries Friday July 28, 2017 9am-4:30pmRussell Library: Georgia College & State University Milledgeville, Georgia #growgalibs This event invites professional and support staff at academic and public libraries within the… Continue Reading 1st Annual Central Georgia Libraries Unconference – July 28, 2017
One of the goals of the ILL Interest Group this year is to promote communication and knowledge sharing within our ILL community. This year we will hold several meet-ups across the state in pursuit of this goal. We are happy to announce that our ILL Interest Group Summer Meet-up will be on Friday,… Continue Reading ILL Interest Group Summer meet-up
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… Continue Reading Effective and Valuable Outreach: Aligning Activities to Goal-Driven Assessment – Free Carterette Webinar