Georgia Library Association

Georgia Libraries Conference 2019 Call for Proposals

The Georgia Library Association and the Georgia Association for Instructional Technology invite proposals for panels, workshops and meetings for the Georgia Libraries Conference. This year, the conference will be held at the Macon Marriott City Center in Macon, Georgia on October 9-11, 2019. Our theme this year is “Building Better Together.” Libraries strive to offer… Continue Reading Georgia Libraries Conference 2019 Call for Proposals

Georgia Library Association

GLA Mid-Winter Planning Meeting to be Held on January 11, 2019

Where:  Middle Georgia State University, Robert F. Hatcher, Sr. Conference Center, 100 University Parkway, Macon, GA 31206 When: Friday, January 11, 2019, 8:30 am – 4:15 pm Register: https://gla.georgialibraries.org/midwinter-meeting-registration/ Agenda:  8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration, Networking, & Breakfast 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Welcome 9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Installation of 2018 Officers 9:30 a.m. –… Continue Reading GLA Mid-Winter Planning Meeting to be Held on January 11, 2019

Carterette Series Webinars

Double Trouble: Two Innovative Approaches to Information Literacy Instruction

Double Trouble: Two Innovative Approaches to Information Literacy Instruction Wednesday, August 29, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/ehjdCd Setting Healthy “Digital Boundaries”: Instruction Aimed at the Reflective Use of Technology by College Students Description: Research has shown college students are susceptible to burnout as a result of too… Continue Reading Double Trouble: Two Innovative Approaches to Information Literacy Instruction

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

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

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,… Continue Reading CGLC presents Escape the Library – May 23, 2018

Georgia Library Association

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

Georgia Library Association

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… Continue Reading Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Workshop