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Date: Friday, August 17    9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Location: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Main 4400 Forbes Ave Register at this link Please join us for a day of learning and sharing built for library staff at all levels and libraries of all sizes from the Library Districts...

submitted by: Susan Gardner, District Consultant Easton Area Public Library On May 4, 2018 the Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, and Reading Library districts held their annual  Library Trustee Workshop. The title of the workshop was The Roles & Duties of Library Trustees, Directors,...

A Multi-district workshop, Library Management .2017,  will be held at the Upper Merion Township Library on September 16. Hear speakers on Strategic Stakeholder Engagement, Stress Testing for innovation, Employment Law Update and Intergenerational work team and library patrons! Access...

skillsoft

The Pennsylvania Office of Commonwealth Libraries offers access to Skillsoft through our partnership with WebJunction. This learning management system provides access to over 500 online self-paced courses and over 30,000 short, instructional videos. There are resources on topics...

Attend a Trustee Workshop with Pat Wagner! Friday, July 8, 2016, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM James V Brown Library, Lowry Room, 19 E 4th St, Williamsport, PA 17701 Access the flier! Learn about: the importance of strategic planning and goal setting board roles and relationships basic...

Mark you calendar for some of the  following Professional Development opportunities below.  The online webinars are first listed by topic or interest group and then by date, with the summary and registration links. Of special interest is the April 24th interview with Siobhan...

February 2 Ditching Dewey: Genrefication in your Library (TL Virtual Café) The TL Virtual Cafe is committed to creating conversations about teacher-librarians, educational technology, and collaborative connections to facilitate meaningful and lifelong learning skills. February...