Monthly Archives: April 2016

April 2016 v.26 no. 4

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Click the READ MORE button to scan the contents of this CCL Outlook for articles of interest, including announcements, reports, tech briefs, college updates, and assorted notes & resources.

CCL Library Management 101 — Workshop, March 3, 2016

Library Management 101 Summary The Council of Chief Librarians (CCL), California Community College held “Library Management 101,” a special, half-day workshop for new and aspiring library leaders on Thursday, March 3, 2016 before the annual CCL Deans, Directors, and Department…

ALA ANNUAL CONFERENCE—CJCLS OER PROGRAM

ALA Annual Conference 2016 will include a CJCLS stand alone sponsored program for the first time in several years.  The program, ”Academic Libraries and Open Educational Resources : Developing Partnerships” is scheduled for Saturday morning, June 25, 8:30-10:00.  If you are planning to attend please…

Library 2.016: Library as Classroom — Free and Online

Library 2.016: Library as Classroom — Free and Online June 15, 2016 – 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT http://www.library20.com/classroom   The San Jose State University School of Information (iSchool) is proud to offer professional development opportunities like the Library…

Spring 2016 ACRL-Choice Webinars

Spring 2016 ACRL-Choice Webinars ACRL-Choice webinars connect academic and research librarians with content and service providers, publishers, authors, and other experts. Since the launch of the program in 2013, thousands of participants have attended these free interactive webinars, with topics…

Emerging Tech Trends in Libraries – Part 3

As part of the Emerging Tech Trends series, this March 1st webinar continued the exploration into emerging technology trends and tipping points, and how these trends are re-shaping library services. David Lee King on March 1, 2016 expertly guided participants…

Using Infopeople for Professional Development From Your Desk

Infopeople continues to archive their free Webinars on a variety of topics at: https://infopeople.org/training/view/webinar/archived   Unfortunately, the Training Material from Past Workshops section at: https://infopeople.org/content/infopeople-training-material-past-workshops has  been updated with only one addition since 2010. When asked about these omissions, the…

Next Steps for FirstSearch and WorldCat Discovery

OCLC plans to develop a new version of FirstSearch with the full-featured searching of WorldCat required by many researchers and library staff. This search functionality will also be available to WorldCat Discovery subscribers. The new version of FirstSearch will have…

NMC HORIZON REPORT > 2016

The New Media Consortium (NMC) and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) are jointly releasing the NMC Horizon Report > 2016 Higher Education Edition at the 2016 ELI Annual Meeting. This 13th edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an…