Webinars and online training are one of the most important ways to keep up to date in the library world.
Creating a Makerspace Culture (October 8, 2013)
Some of today’s most incredible innovations are coming from the global community of makers–thinkers, inventors, and programmers sharing information and using technology to push new ideas forward. In this hour-long, free webinar hosted by University of Michigan School of Information professor Kristin Fontichiaro, authors from Cherry Lake Publishing’s Makers as Innovators series will share their lessons learned from creating a makerspace culture. Learn tips and secrets to unlocking creative energy, innovation, and action in your library, staff, and patrons
“Emerging Career Paths for Tech Savvy Librarians” & “Reality Check: Making the Transition from Student to Professional” (Friday, March 29, 2013)
“Emerging Career Paths for Tech Savvy Librarians”
Learn which emerging traditional and non-traditional jobs are available to MLIS holders and what it’s like to work in digital assets management and information architecture.
“Reality Check: Making the Transition from Student to Professional”
Learn what educational background, professional experiences, and skill sets recent hire MLIS graduates possessed that helped them stand out and gain employment in a fiercely competitive market.