Monday, July 30, 2012

Georgia College & State University in the Spotlight!

[Note: This is an archived post. This spotlight has been removed from the GLA homepage to make way for the latest spotlight.]

This month, GLA is featuring the Library & Instructional Technology Center at Georgia College & State University in our spotlight.

Please visit the GLA homepage ( to learn more about the LITC's exciting collections and services for the GCSU community!

Thursday, July 5, 2012

July Webinars brought to you by GLA's Professional and Continuing Education Interest Group

Welcome to the Professional and Continuing Education Interest Group monthly announcement for continuing education opportunities.  This list contains names, dates and URL's of conferences, webinars, and other ways to learn more about librarianship.  Events requiring a registration fee are designated by a ($).
Please help PACE keep this list useful and current by emailing announcements for upcoming continuing education events to Amelia Glawe (  Thanks!
July 9
Educause-Using Design Research to Support Learning (Educause)

July 10
Grant Space- Introduction to Fundraising Planning

ALSC-Give Me Something To Read! When Social Networking Meets Readers Advisory ($)

Booklist- Nancy Pearl presents Book Lust Rediscoveries

InfoPeople-New Skills: The Key to Career Growth and Advancement

July 11
Grant Space-Grant seeking Basics

Volunteer Match- Engaging Pro Bono and Skilled Volunteers

LLAM- Finding the Best People in a Tough Economy-Strategies for Successfully Recruiting Employees ($)

NCompass Live: A Day-in-the-life of the Scholarship Student Conference Attendee

July 12
Nonprofit Technology Network- How Content Curation Builds Staff Expertise and Reduces Information Overload

Booklist-Book Battle 2: New Book Recommendations

Fine-Tuning Facebook for Libraries

O’Reilly- Web Design for Mobile First

Adobe-Best Practices in Policies and Procedures Documentation

July 17
Grant Space- You Got the Grant! Now What?

ACRL-Lightning in a Bottle: Managing Ideas to Spur Innovation ($)

July 18
Nonprofit Webinars- Organizational Drama: A Leadership Perspective on Conflict

Grant Space- Proposal Writing Basics

NCompass Live: Library in a Dash

InfoPeople-Hack Your Career: Dream Job FTW!

PLA-Screentastic! Using Screencasting as a Reference and Customer Service Tool

GLA- Carterette Series: Emerging Technologies: Tips and Strategies for Libraries

GLA- Carterette Series: Designing Vibrant Libraries: Using our Strengths to Create the Libraries of the Future

July 18 & 19
ALA- 2012 ALA Virtual Conference ($)

July 19
YALSA- Beyond the Birds and the Bees: Talking Sex and Sexuality with Teens ($)

ALA-Applying the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education ($)

July 25
ACRL-Georgia State, Copyright, and Your Library ($)

NCompass Live: Tech Talk with Michael Sauers: An interview with Andrew Blum

July 26
Grant Space- Your Board and Fundraising

July 31
Library Journal- Managing Special Collections: Service, Security, Statistics

Amelia Glawe
Reference and Instruction Librarian
Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston Campus