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Multi-district Workshop A full house of library trustees and staff greeted David Bendekovic , founder of the B.A. David Company, on June 8, 2019 for “Great People Make Great Libraries,” a multi-district workshop hosted by the Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia...

Beth Milanak

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....

  by Ashley Flynn, Library Director at Highland Community Library, Currently reading: Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi   Good leadership is critical to the long term success of any organization, including libraries. PaLA and the Office of Commonwealth Libraries...

Registration is now open for the PALS one day workshop dedicated to Non MLS/MLIS Librarians!  Saturday, June 13, 2015 @ The Radisson Penn Harris in Camp Hill, PA Registration: 9:30am-10:00am Workshop, presented by David Bendekovic: 10:00am-4:00pm Cost is $40.00 per person Register...

Participate in the conversation at #ILEADUSA Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday while joining us for the streaming ILEAD USA Keynote Presentations at: http://www.uis.edu/technology/live/ileadu.html at the following times: Tuesday, March 24 11:00am:  Anne Craig, Director, Illinois...

ILEAD USA begins on March 23, when 23 library workers from across Pennsylvania come together in 5 teams to solve community problems with the use of participatory technology.  This nine month program is divided into three in-person sessions of 4 days each in Harrisburg. Classes...

The PALS (PaLA Academy of Leadership Studies) Committee is pleased to announce a new one-day workshop for Non-MLS/MLIS Librarians! Save the Date:    Saturday, June 13, 2015 at the Radisson Penn Harris in Camp Hill, PA Featured Workshop Speaker: David Bendekovic, presenting Great...