A new session of Anne Cain’s popular 4-week course Introduction to Library Management will be starting on September 12th. Throughout the course, participants assess their strengths as a library manager and identify areas and opportunities for personal growth. The course, which is targeted at first time managers, includes a variety of practical exercises aimed at helping participants better understand the role and responsibilities of a manager.
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Thanks to those who stopped by to say “hi” in Chicago!
Talking to the media after Monday’s tragic shooting, San Bernardino Mayor R.
In mid-January, twelve intrepid teams from libraries and library organizations around North America started a journey to build an effective learning culture. Since January, they have been hard at work developing vision statements, setting goals, and reading and learning and experimenting with ideas and activities. Each team regularly meets with a mentor for guidance and encouragement.
What will you learn in 2017? Have you set any professional learning goals?
We are so excited to announce the names of the 12 library teams who will be participating in our
Traditional learning is often structured so that it requires participants to spend hours at a time on classes and readings. Finding the time can be a challenge for busy library staff. To address this challenge, the upcoming Infopeople initiative, Building an Effective Learning Culture, will incorporate a “bite-sized learning” (also called microlearning) approach.