Monthly Archives: September 2016

September 2016 v.27 no. 1

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 and resources.

Letter From CCL President Meghan Chen

Dear CCL colleagues: Happy Fall 2016! Each fall term brings renewed promise for students to begin a new academic year toward their educational goal. Their success requires their intentional dedication of time and effort, perhaps with a measure of personal…

CCL Regional Meeting Report – Northeast Region

June 2016 (submitted by Lisa Foley) The main theme at our June 3rd meeting at Yuba College was retirement and the question of how these positions would be replaced. –Elena Heilman, solo librarian, from Yuba was expecting her second baby…

CCL Regional Meeting Report — South Coast

On July 18, 2016 the South Coast group met for a regional lunch meeting.  Attendees had a productive time learning about each others’ libraries and colleges, and discussing relevant topics including statewide initiatives, regional collaborations, and new resources and tools (i.e.…

CCL 2016 Fall Regional Workshop – Assessment

Registration available at the CCLCCC.ORG website Locations: South: Ontario Sheraton Ontario Airport Hotel, 429 North Vineyard Ave, Ontario Wednesday, 10/19              9:00 to 3:00 North: Oakland Marriott Oakland City Center, 1001 Broadway (12th & Broadway), Oakland Thursday, 10/20       9:00…

Internet Librarian 2016

For librarians interested in attending the upcoming October 17-19 2016 Internet Librarian conference in Monterey, CCL has been given a discount code for registration.  That code may be accessed here: https://secure.infotoday.com/RegForms/internetlibrarian/?Priority=CCL16  

Library 2.016: LIBRARIES OF THE FUTURE

Thursday, October 6, 2016, from noon – 3 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time  Register for free today At the intersection of information, education, technology, and community, libraries and librarians are well-positioned to envision and shape the future. What are our brightest…

ALA Annual – News for Community College Librarians

Contributed by Elizabeth Bowman, Library Director, Santa Barbara City College At ALA Annual 2016, Orlando FL, there were some awesome presentations and rich conversations for and by community college librarians, and at least one major change effecting how all of…

ALA Annual — Conference Highlights

Enjoy a peek back at the programs, award celebrations, exhibits, speakers, preconferences, conversations, networking, and social events enjoyed at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. Start reading now! Download or view the retrospective Highlights issue of Cognotes—the…

ALA Annual — Top Tech Trends

TOP TECH TRENDS – 2016 ANNUAL ALA MEETING, ORLANDO  “The panel assembled by ALA’s Library Information Technology Association (LITA) for its Top Tech Trends predictions on Sunday afternoon had its work cut out for it. Not only was it the…

What Were The CCL Executive Board Members Reading?

What Were The CCL Executive Board Members Reading? (contributed at the July 14 Board Retreat in Santa Barbara)   When Breath Becomes Air, by Dr. Paul Kalanithi  — Meghan Chen (Mt San Antonio)   Redesigning America’s Community Colleges by Thomas…