The July through December 2009 LILRC sponsored continuing education programs are now available in an electronic version of the brochure here (in PDF format). Please look for the printed version, which will be mailed very soon.
Guest Speakers Include:
- Robert Brancato is the President of CSL Consultants and he brings to his clients a wealth of knowledge and experience gained through years of developing, managing and implementing successful projects for CSL’s clients. His focus has been on strategic planning, leadership development, sales and interactive skills.
- Ellyssa Kroski is an Information Consultant, Reference Librarian, writer, and conference speaker, as well as an adjunct faculty member at Long Island University, Pratt Institute, and San Jose State University. She has written about Web technologies and their applications in libraries for major library publications including Choice, School Library Journal, and ALA’s Library Technology Reports. Her book Web 2.0 for Librarians and Information Professionals was published in February 2008. She blogs at iLibrarian.
- Joe Murphy (libraryfuture on Twitter) is Science Librarian, Coordinator of Instruction & Technology at the Yale University Science Libraries. Joe was selected as an ALA Emerging Leader in 2007, and was recently recognized by Library Journal through its prestigious Movers & Shakers award in 2009.
- Aaron Schmidt is the Digital Initiatives Librarian for the District of Columbia Public Library. He helps plan forward thinking, fun projects for the library, helping them connect to the community and teach them about the Read/Write Web. He also assists with website visioning, conducts usability testing, leads the library’s Library 2.0 Interest Group and helps coordinate and generate ideas for the library’s digital research and development project called DC Library Labs. He was part of the team that created the first iPhone and Blackberry online catalog searching applications.
Please note that you may use the included registration form to register for multiple training sessions at one time.