Tag Archive for 'online courses'

IATUL Conference

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Libraries As Publishers: IFLA ACD WLIC 2015 Call For Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS:  IFLA’s Acquisition and Collection Development Section invites you to submit a proposal for its open programme at the 81st IFLA World Library and Information Congress to be held in Cape Town South Africa, 15-21 August 2015. THEME:  In its 2015 Open Programme, IFLA’s Section on Acquisitions and […]

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management Session 5: November 17 – December 12, 2014 This four-week online course addresses the basic components of collection development and management (CDM) in libraries. Complete definition of collection development and collection management Collections policies and budgets as part of library planning […]

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ALCTS Webinar: Copyright Issues for Growing Digital Collections

ALCTS Webinar: Copyright Issues for Growing Digital Collections Wednesday, September 3 , 2014   Sessions begin at 11 am Pacific | 12 Mountain | 1 pm Central | 2 pm Eastern and last about an hour.   Presenter will share experiences working with a legal services department at an academic […]

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The Hope and the Hype of MOOCs

At ALA Midwinter there was a symposium on MOOCS sponsored by OCLC. It looked at the questions: Do MOOCs represent a turning point in online distance education? Or another technological flash in the pan? Watch this five-minute video summary of the OCLC Symposium on Massive Open Online Courses. Link to […]

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Libraries in the Time of MOOCs

Read this Educause article here.

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ALCTS Webinar: Electronic Resources Workflows and Tools

Date: October 23, 2013 All webinars are one hour in length and begin at 11am Pacific, noon Mountain, 1pm Central, and 2pm Eastern time.   Description: This webinar will cover key points to consider, tools, and workflow options in managing electronic resources. Most libraries use multiple tools and approaches to […]

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