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An Infopeople Webinar

July 29th, 2010 12:00 PM
1:00 PM
  • Stuck in a rut?
  • Not enough time on your hands to keep up with all the new things going on in libraries?

Learn about 10 "cool" things libraries are doing, from creative solutions to dealing with a decreasing training budget to a model for age-appropriate programming to ways to bring 20-30-something singles into the library.

Those attending the webinar will learn:

  • Innovative and interesting ideas for progra

    With tight budgets and the rising cost of delivery, libraries are investigating new models for collection development, including floating or shared collections.

    Those attending the webinar will learn:

    This one-hour webinar will be of interest to library managers and staff who manage collections.

    Webinars are free of charge and registration is only done on the day of the event on the WebEx server. No passwords are required.

    • What does a library need to know when considering moving to a floating collection model?
    • How do we, as library leaders, assist our organizations with evaluating the feasibility of a floating collection or partial floating collection?
    • What a floating or shared collection is
    • Why libraries move to a floating collection model
    • A step-by-step process detailing what to consider before, during and after implementation to a full or partial floating collection
    • How leaders can help their staff and organization move to this new model
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  • Speaker's slides
    • pptx [451kb] - pdf (3 slides per page) [459kb]
  • Handouts
    • Key Resources: doc [29kb] - pdf [45kb]
    • ppt [6.3mb] - pdf (3 slides per page) [610kb]
  • Handouts
    • Selected Resources and Contact Info: doc [74kb] - pdf [135kb]

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