Georgia Libraries Conference

Call for Proposals for the Georgia Libraries Conference – Extended to June 6, 2018

The Georgia Library Association and Georgia Association for Instructional Technology invite proposals for the 2018 Georgia Libraries Conference, nee’ GA COMO. This year, our theme is ‘Open to All’. We hope to highlight the interesting, innovative, and thoughtful ways librarians are working to effectively serve all their patrons. “Open to All” can also denote the…

Carterette Series Webinars

Experimenting with Controlled Vocabulary: Using the Cataloging Lab to Shape LCSH

Experimenting with Controlled Vocabulary: Using the Cataloging Lab to Shape LCSH Wednesday, June 6, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/EBFEPo Description: Chances are good that your library uses LCSH (Library of Congress Subject Headings) to describe resources and help users find what they need. Do you know how…

CGLC presents Escape the Library – May 23, 2018

Escape Rooms in the Library! Host: GLA Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Phone: (912) 478-5647 When: Wednesday, May 23 at 1:00 PM Where: Zach S. Henderson Library, Georgia Southern University 1400 Southern Drive Statesboro, GA 30458 RSVP: glasavannahmeetup@gmail.com Escape games are a fun, challenging, and popular way to engage an audience! They naturally promote critical thinking,…

Carterette Series Webinars

Engaging Students Through Images: Visual Literacy as Active Learning in Library Instruction

Engaging Students Through Images: Visual Literacy as Active Learning in Library Instruction Wednesday, May 2, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/rX2Xtc Description: In this webinar, the presenter will share ways to integrate images to enhance student engagement and learning. From using politically charged images to fake images, these…

Carterette Series Webinars

Sustainable Connected Learning for Youth

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…

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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…

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GLA ILL Interest Group Meet-up

The GLA ILL Interest Group is hosting their first meet-up of 2018 at the Atlanta University Center’s Robert W. Woodruff Library on April 6, 2018 at 1:30pm. This meet-up will be a great opportunity for Interlibrary loan practitioners to get to know each other and talk about Resource Sharing. This meet-up will also be a…

Society of Georgia Archivists Annual Conference

The Society of Georgia Archivists Conference Program Committee proudly presents the theme for the 2018 annual meeting: Practical Pathways: Applied Tools and Creative Approaches. The Committee invites you to attend the meeting, to be held at the Graduate Hotel in Athens, Georgia, October 24–26, 2018. Members of the archival profession reflect diverse professional backgrounds and…

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GLA’s Research and Assessment Interest Group Meeting

The registration for the March 30th meeting of GLA’s Research and Assessment Interest Group is now open! We are excited to partner with VSU’s Department of Library and Information Science for this meeting hosted by VSU’s Odum Library. This will be another hybrid meeting: If you cannot attend in-person, please join us online! When: Friday, March 30th,…

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Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Workshop

The Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative (CGLC) invites you to a workshop! Engaging the Senses and Information Literacy in Effective Library Displays Presenters will provide specific examples of Information Literacy displays including the learning outcomes attached, methods of assessment, and ideas for expanding reach. Targeted instruction will encourage thinking beyond the normal display ideas and will…