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MAY 23 Measures that Matter: A View into the Current Public Library Data Landscape Part one in a three-part webinar series about Measures that Matter, a project from IMLS and COSLA, surveying the current state of public library data, assessing current strengths and weaknesses...

Karen Hilbert

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Funding Reminder! Applications for projects starting in May are due next week on Monday, April 17 at 5 PM ET. If you have questions or need assistance with your funding application, please contact us as soon as possible to set up a consultation! Through Health Equity Change Makers,...

The Pennsylvania State Data Center has released a research brief on the Commonwealth’s working women, who make up 47.9 percent of the workforce.  Access statistics from 2011-2015.   ...

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region is getting ready to announce funding opportunities for 2017-2018—Get an insider’s view of the application process: Applying for NNLM MAR funding – Sponsored by MAR  March 3, 2017 noon -1:30 pm ET. The session...

Melissa Foltz

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

If you are a librarian in the NNLM Middle Atlantic Region which includes Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania and you are accepted into the Data Science and Visualization Institute for Librarians being held April 24-28, 2017 at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library, North Carolina...

InfoPeople is offering a FREE 1 hour webinar: Measure Your Impact: Getting Started with Outcome-Based Evaluation presented by Linda Hofschire on December 15, 2016 at 3:00pm   Learn how to measure the effects your library’s programs, resources, and services have on your...

Know the percentage of people who say libraries maybe should move books and stacks from public places?  Would you believe 40%? Check out the latest PEW Report and  learn more! ...

The Library of Congress is hosting a symposium”Collections as Data: Stewardship and Use Models to Enhance Access”  on Tuesday , Sept. 27 in the Coolidge Auditorium on the first floor of the Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First Street, S.E., in Washington, D.C. The event...