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Lead the Change / Missouri – Sept. 18, 2014

Lead the Change: Engaging Your Community is a full-day, hands-on workshop that brings library thought-leaders, directors, and staff together to explore effective marketing and community engagement strategies.

During this interactive program, you will be exposed to fresh ideas, insights and views from David Bendekovic, program developer and his co-facilitators, including recent LJ Librarians of the Year and Movers and Shakers. You will be guided through a planning workbook and provided with tips, tools and techniques for developing and executing an integrated, sustainable marketing and engagement plan. You will be challenged to rethink your customers, your community, your processes and your organizational capabilities and will walk away with a framework that gets results. Continue reading

Symposium on Diversity in LIS Education, April 11. 2014

Samantha Hastings, Paul Jaeger, Denice Adkins, & Amy Van Scoy at the Symposium on Diversity in LIS Education, April 11, 2014.
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Upcoming YALSA Opportunities

I am pleased to provide you with a variety of upcoming opportunities to reach young adult librarians with the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). Here are the details and deadlines:
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