One world, one library network

CILIP

One world, one library network. Working Internationally for Libraries Virtual Conference 2021: A free, virtual conference for Public Libraries in the UK and across the world. Two, look for advocacy ideas and how best to campaign to keep libraries funded and active.?

Training Opportunity- NAGARA Webinar

The Texas Record

Overview: Cultural resources are found in government offices, archives, museums, libraries, historical societies, and other collecting institutions. News NAGARA Training WebinarsWhen the Going Gets Tough. Take advantage of this webinar hosted by the National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA ). Date & Time: Thursday, September 5, 2019 | 12:00 PM CT.

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Role of Library and Knowledge Specialists in Moving Education and Training Online

CILIP

Role of Library and Knowledge Specialists in Moving Education and Training Online. This is a statement by the Information Literacy Group, a special interest group of the CILIP, the library and information association.

International library leaders explore the purpose and future of libraries

CILIP

International library leaders explore the purpose and future of libraries. Facet Publishing announces the publication of Bold Minds: Library leadership in a time of disruption edited by Margaret Weaver and Leo Appleton. Are librarians and libraries relevant in the 21st century?

Wartime Reading: The Library War Service

Unwritten Record

When America entered World War I in 1917, the American Library Association decided to take part in the war effort by establishing the Library War Service. Its purpose was to provide library services to American soldiers in training camps and overseas. Poster used in A.L.A.

Feminist leadership, libraries and Covid-19

CILIP

Feminist leadership, libraries and Covid-19. s Library which was established in 1991 and now has more than 20 paid staff ? s was Roly Keating, Chief Executive of the British Library. s Library were sown.? s Library (GWL) and having been involved in a range of women?s

The British Library?s International Library Leaders Programme

CILIP

The British Library?s s International Library Leaders Programme. Ilene McKenna is the Lead Archivist, Archival Information System Renewal at Library and Archives Canada. In November 2019, she had the opportunity to take part in British Library?s

Suffolk Libraries upgrades to become a Premium Employer Partner

CILIP

Suffolk Libraries upgrades to become a Premium Employer Partner with CILIP. Suffolk Libraries has become the latest major employer to join the Premium tier of CILIP?s Suffolk Libraries also runs three mobile libraries and launched two pop-up libraries in the past few years.

Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries

CILIP

Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries. Last summer Kirklees Libraries recruited two new apprentices as part of a council-wide programme to develop and deliver apprentice opportunities. ve worked for Kirklees libraries for 35 years.

Records Management Training for Local Governments – Registration Open!

The Texas Record

Classes are being held at our main location, Lorenzo de Zavala Archives and Library building, 1201 Brazos St., Training Local GovernmentsWe are hosting local government classes on September 11-12, 2019. Each class is $20. Class size is limited to 24 people so register today! Austin, TX 78701. Course descriptions. Introduction to Records Management – Full Day Workshop.

Records Management Training for Local Governments – Registration Open!

The Texas Record

Classes are being held at the Lorenzo de Zavala Archives and Library building, 1201 Brazos St., TrainingThis could be you. We are excited to announce that we will be hosting local government classes on: March 18 – 19, 2020 May 6 – 7, 2020. Each class is $20 per person, per day. Class size is limited to 24 people so register today ! Austin, TX 78701. Course descriptions. Introduction to Records Management – Full Day Workshop.

Library History with Heritage & University Archives

Archives Blogs

The history of libraries at Florida State University traces back almost 100 years to the 1920s. In 1923, FSU’s first library opened in what is now Dodd Hall. The Library, undated, [link]. In 1929, Etta Lane Matthews was hired as the first professor of Library Science.

Celebrating the Library of the Future for Libraries Week

CILIP

s children build their Library of the Future for Libraries Week. Children, young people and LEGO enthusiasts from age 2 to 85 have been hard at work as part of Libraries Week ? s much-loved libraries. In a CILIP competition to build the Library of the Future out of LEGO bricks, hundreds of entries have highlighted the many different ways in which libraries will support their users in the future. to distribute books to library users. library lates?,

Blindingly obvious! Digital literacy starts in the school Library

CILIP

Library Management ip_system_news (LMS) break free from the school library. When a school librarian or school are looking to buy or update their Library Management Systems (LMS) one of the major considerations, understandably is the cost.

Libraries Week 2019 celebrates libraries in a digital world

CILIP

Libraries Week 2019 celebrates libraries in a digital world. Annual Libraries Week celebrations (7-12 October 2019) will showcase how libraries have transformed their digital offer, featuring events and activities in more than 1,000 libraries across the UK. s competition to Build the Library of the Future out of LEGO bricks and win tickets to LEGOLAND Windsor and ?500 500 to donate to a library of your choice. LOVE YOUR LIBRARY? ?

Terry Kendrick helps libraries achieve their marketing, communications and engagement goals

CILIP

Now more than ever, libraries must find ways to engage with their communities in order to demonstrate the value they create and deliver. s marketing message and ultimately take your library?s

Local Government Records Management Training – Register Now!

The Texas Record

Classes are being held at the Lorenzo de Zavala Library and Archives Building, Tocker Learning Center, 1201 Brazos St., We will be offering training later this year for state agency personnel. News Training Local GovernmentsLocal government classes will be held March 27-28, 2018. Each class is $15. Class size is limited to 24 people so register today! Austin, TX 78701. Local Government Classes. Introduction to Records Management – Full Day Workshop.

Local Government Records Management Training – Register Now!

The Texas Record

Classes are being held at the Lorenzo de Zavala Library and Archives Building, Tocker Learning Center, 1201 Brazos St., News Training Local GovernmentsLocal government classes will be held June 12-13, 2018. Each class is $15. Class size is limited to 24 people so register today! Austin, TX 78701. Local Government Classes. Introduction to Records Management – Full Day Workshop. Tuesday, June 12, 2018 , 8:30 AM-4:00 PM.

Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow?

CILIP

Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow? Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow? ?IF IF you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need,? If you have a garden in your library, everything will be complete!?

[Podcast] Artificial Intelligence Training for Information Professionals

AIIM

Which is why AIIM teamed up with Emerging Technology expert Alan Pelz-Sharpe to design a training course around the use of AI for information management. Click here to access our full library of episodes. For me, "Artificial Intelligence" used to conjure up images of the latest Sci-Fi movie or things like the talking car KITT from the 80's TV show Knight Rider. It wasn't until fairly recently that I began to see this shift from Sci-Fi movie topic to business value.

New guide to improving library services using key library assessment methodologies

CILIP

New book on improving library services with assessment data. Facet Publishing announces the publication of Putting Library Assessment Data to Work by Selena Killick and Frankie Wilson. Putting Library Assessment Data to Work takes common sources of data that academic libraries will already be collecting, and presents simple qualitative and quantitative techniques that can be used to evaluate and assess their services, both in detail and overall.

Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users

CILIP

Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users. Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users. It is no secret that public libraries have been hit hard by austerity. its library service has lost staff and been forced to reduce opening hours.

Introducing 50+ New Public Library Members of the Internet Archive’s Community Webs Program

Archive-It

The Internet Archive’s Community Webs Program provides training and education, infrastructure and services, and professional community cultivation for public librarians across the country to document their local history and the lives of their patrons. by the Archive-It team.

Open research needs library support

CILIP

Open research needs library support. Open research needs library support. The document, which is available in a variety of formats, includes the opportunity for library and information professionals to contribute directly through GitHub. The report highlights a multi-disciplinary approach to Open Scholarship, but points to librarians and libraries as being crucial advocates and drivers of change. Research funders and libraries hold most of the purse strings,?

Library History with Heritage & University Archives, Part 2

Archives Blogs

In this second installment of Library History with Heritage & University archives, we’ll be looking at the trajectory of the Library School since its reorganization in 1947. Strozier Library, 1957, view this item in the digital library.

A sustainable model for library advocacy

CILIP

A sustainable model for library advocacy. A sustainable model for library advocacy. s methodology for building public support for libraries in the US, and to share insights from our advocacy work. It was wonderful to meet so many people who are doing amazing work supporting and advocating for libraries across the UK. t have a culture of working on local library campaigns, don?t t an issue that is limited to libraries in the UK.

Seeking Public Library Participants for Community History Web Archiving Program

Archive-It

Public libraries play a critical role in building community-oriented archives and these collections are particularly important in recording the impact of unprecedented events on the lives of local citizens. Extensive training and educational resources provided by professional staff.

Crowley Company Honored with Modern Library Awards, Office of Economic Development Top 50 Ranking

Document Imaging Report

The Crowley Company (Crowley), a worldwide leader in digitization scanning solutions and conversion services, is pleased to announce two honors bestowed this week: three platinum Modern Library (MLA) awards and a place on the Frederick County Top 50 Workplaces list. Frederick, Md. –

Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces?

CILIP

Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces? Photo credit: Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces? A recent report, Libraries on the Move , by Dr Alyson Tyler, studied the impact of mobile libraries in Scotland. Having the library visit has lessened feelings of isolation and brings the wider world to my door? The decline is more dramatic than that of static libraries and affects those most in need. Libraries don?t

How Much Does Records Management Training Cost? Options For Any Budget

AIIM

How much does Records Management training cost? But, if you’re like me – when it comes to dinner (or training), you like to know the options. Below, I’ve broken down some of the different Records Management Training options available to you, organized by budget. Those looking for training should be sure to also check out options available through college courses, online training providers, etc. Modern Records Management Training Course.

[Podcast] What to Expect from the New CIP Training from AIIM

AIIM

For the past 6 months, Jesse and a team of very experienced subject matter experts and staff have been revising the CIP exam, program, and training. Click here to access our full library of episodes. By now, you may have heard that AIIM is in the process of updating its Certified Information Professional (CIP) Program. With CIP 3 set to launch soon, your podcast host Kevin Craine wanted to dig deeper into what users can expect from the revamp of the program.

Learn more about web archiving with Archive-It Advanced Training

Archive-It

There are lots of ongoing training opportunities for web archivists of all experience levels. You can always check out the highlights from our past trainings here in the Archive-It Help Center and register for the next upcoming webinars.

Success of AI in academic libraries depends on underlying data

CILIP

Success of AI in academic libraries depends on good underlying data. nder, scientific information specialist: Success of AI in academic libraries depends on good underlying data. Stephan will make a presentation as part of breakout on breakout on data behaviour with Julian Schwarzenbach and Caroline Carruthers at the forthcoming CILIP Conference 2019 in Manchester, in which he will be focusing on the use of unstructured data in libraries.

CILIP and EveryLibrary Institute announce new partnership for libraries

CILIP

CILIP and EveryLibrary Institute announce new partnership for libraries. s library and information association and the US-based Charitable Non-profit, The EveryLibrary Institute have announced an innovative new partnership to help librarians and information professionals across England build political support and improve future funding for libraries. Librarians and libraries change lives, but they need political and financial support to continue their vital work.

The long game: how to get a library into the limelight

CILIP

The long game: how to get a library into the limelight. The long game: how to get a library into the limelight. s library, says Arwen Caddy, RB?s s one of a number of big shifts ushered in by the library?s Proof of this is a complete rethinking of the library?s

Working Internationally for Libraries: How to write effective grant proposals

CILIP

Working Internationally for Libraries: How to write effective grant proposals. I had heard about the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) during my MSc, but I didn?t t know much about the IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) till this conversation with a colleague who attends the Congress fairly regularly. We all know that libraries are facing tough financial times. e.g., follow CILIP and other Library Associations.

With goodwill and a good plan, libraries can deliver

CILIP

With good will and a good plan, libraries can deliver. With good will and a good plan, libraries can deliver. A new advocacy campaign that will build and mobilise national support for libraries has been launched by CILIP in partnership with the EveryLibrary Institute, a US-based project that has helped secure over $1.6bn in tax funding for libraries. Libraries?Deliver Library and Information Professional spoke to him at this year?s

Community Webs to bring web archiving to public libraries

Archive-It

The Internet Archive is accepting applications from public librarians to participate in a program of continuing education, training, and services to enable public libraries to build collections of historically-valuable, web published materials documenting their local communities. The Community Webs program is offered by the Internet Archive in partnership with WebJunction, and with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. by Sylvie Rollason-Cass.

Do libraries have a role at the cutting edge of tech ethics?

CILIP

Do libraries have a role at the cutting edge of tech ethics? Now organisations like libraries might feel responsible for helping people cope with what happens when they get online. DO librarians have a role at the cutting edge of tech regulation?

LibrariesDeliver Campaign Launches to Activate the Public about Libraries and Librarians

CILIP

LibrariesDeliver Campaign Launches to Activate the Public about Libraries and Librarians. LibrariesDeliver campaign launches to activate the public about libraries and librarians CILIP and EveryLibrary Institute launch a new digital hub to engage the public with the power, impact, and importance of properly funded library services. We do all this work in partnership library leaders, local groups and supporters to reach better funding outcomes,?