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How Libraries and Museums Can Strengthen Executive Function

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Webinar: Brain-Building Powerhouses: How Museums and Libraries Can Strengthen Executive Function Life Skills A free webinar featuring the findings from the just-released groundbreaking report, Brain-Building Powerhouses: How Museums and Libraries Can Strengthen Executive Function Life Skills, will be broadcast on September 22. Mind in the Making (MITM), a program of the Families and Work Institute […]

Health Reference: It’s More Than Medline

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

OLIS Continuing Education presents: NLM Specialized Health Information Resources and NN/LM Funding Opportunities Tuesday, September 15, 2015 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. East Providence Public Library Joining the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region (NN/LM NER) is FREE. As a member your library can benefit from funding opportunities as well as professional […]

Present at NAHSL Conference in Providence

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

The Program Planning Committee for North Atlantic Health Sciences Libraries (NAHSL) 2015 in Providence, RI is now accepting proposals for contributed papers, posters, and lightning round presentations to be given during the afternoon and evening of Monday, October 18. You don’t need to be a NAHSL member to participate! And public and academic librarians are […]

Adult Immigrant Learners in Libraries and Classrooms

Monday, July 27th, 2015

USCIS and IMLS Host Webinar for Public Libraries: Bridges to Citizenship: Connecting Classrooms and Libraries to Expand and Enhance Services for Adult Immigrant Learners The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) present the next webinar in their series for public librarians, discussing immigration and U.S. citizenship topics. […]

North Atlantic Health Sciences Libraries Conference in Providence

Friday, July 10th, 2015

North Atlantic Health Sciences Libraries (NAHSL) 2015 annual conference will be in Providence from Sunday, October 18 through Tuesday, October 20. NAHSL is a regional chapter of the Medical Library Association. Keynote speakers include: Amy Dickinson, Syndicated columnist, bestselling author, and National Public Radio personality; Dipesh Navsaria, MPH, MSLIS, MD – Pediatrician, librarian, and founding […]

Preservation Metrics Today

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Preservation Metrics Today: Heritage Health Information and Preservation Statistics A free Connecting to Collections Care webinar Date: June 11, 2015 Time: 2-3:30 EDT Now more than ever, data drives decisions: Which projects should be funded? Where is staff needed? What activities should take priority over others? How can you find the data to help when […]

Making Ebooks work in Libraries

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

NISO will offer a virtual conference about ebooks and libraries on June 17, 2015. The Eternal To-Do List: Making Ebooks work in Libraries From scholarly monographs to textbooks, the range of e-book formats and use cases is rapidly expanding. Libraries are on the front lines of this issue, actively evolving their approach to offering e-books […]

Free Webinars on Inclusive Library Programs and Services

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

From the LBPH (Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped) listserv through Talking Books Plus– Project ENABLE presents two free webinars for librarians to provide inclusive programs and services for all patrons with disabilities. See details for registration information. May 22, 2015 Supporting Public and Academic Librarians to Provide Inclusive Programs and Services for All […]

Joint Mini Conference sponsored by the REFORMA Northeast Chapter

Friday, May 8th, 2015

11th Joint Mini Conference Friday, June 5, 2015 11am – 4pm New York Public Library Schwarzman Building Trustees Room 42nd Street and 5th Avenue New York, New York Theme: Librarians Without Borders: Libraries Transforming Communities The Joint Mini Conference sponsored by the REFORMA Northeast Chapter brings together the ethnic caucuses of ALA: American Indian Library […]

Digital Preservation Management

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Digital Preservation Management Are you responsible for digital preservation at your organization?  Are you interested in learning the standards, resources, policies, and work flows integral to a successful program?  Do you want to join a cohort of similar professionals as you develop your skills and organizational readiness?  Come learn how to implement short-term strategies for […]

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