NISO Webinars

Minitex purchased access to National Information Standards Organization’s (NISO) 2011 webinar series. Among the important topics that will be addressed are: ERMs, the semantic web, RFID, ILSs, physical storage, and more. The 14-part webinar series will be archived. Minitex participants will have access to the links following the presentations. Upcoming …

ALA JobLIST Placement Center offers free webinar to help library workers cope with uncertain workplace environments

CHICAGO – The American Library Association JobLIST Placement Center will offer a free webinar entitled ‘Mastering the Art of Resiliency in an Uncertain Workplace’ on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 12:00pm – 1:00pm (Central).  To register, go to https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/905578681. Are you one of the many professionals who go to work each …

Free Library Webinars – October 2011

Through the efforts of colleagues around the country, here is a compilation of free or low-cost online webinars relevant to libraries and staff at all levels from various sources. Many of the webinars will be archived, so check the relevant site later if you can’t attend the live online event. …

FREE SEMINAR ON GEOSCIENCE LIBRARIANSHIP SET FOR OCTOBER 8

“Geoscience Librarianship 101” – a free seminar on earth science information resources and their organization – will be presented by the Geoscience Information Society on Saturday, October 8 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Registration is open to all information professionals as well as students in library and information studies. The workshop is …

International Conference on the History of Records and Archives 6

Exploring Shared Heritage in the History of Archives with Libraries, Information Science/Documentation, Preservation/Conservation, and Museums Conference dates: August 2-4, 2012Location: Austin, Texas, USACall for Papers Deadline: 2011 December 12 Twenty-first century archivists and librarians, information scientists and documentalists, preservation administrators and conservators, and museum professionals share a common rich enterprise …

SLA Silicon Valley Chapter & IT Division Joint Event Cloud Computing for Libraries and Digital Curation

Cloud Computing is the hot new technology bandwagon that everyone is trying to climb aboard. Yet, like any new technology, early adopters have hit some bumps in the road, including deployment issues, lack of standards, and security holes that have been widely reported in the press. As Cloud Computing moves …

SLA Continuing Education Event

REMINDER:Creating Influence: How To Get What You Want WHAT: This course is designed to help librarians learn to communicate in a powerful and effective way with the corporate and organizational decision-makers in their institutions. You’ll learn how to predict and prepare for organizational challenges and opportunities and develop your value …

Cataloging Law Materials With RDA

ALA Online Learning EventCataloging Law Materials With RDA Wednesday, November 2, 20111:00 – 2:00 Ramsey County Public Library – Roseville (Hamline and Co. Road B)Parking free Attendance paid for by the Minnesota Association of Law Libraries (MALL) Registration is not required, but you may RSVP to Susan Vossberg, Chair of …