March 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to help make libraries the go-to source for unbiased financial education resources in every community. Through this program we will provide program ideas, resources and tools; help libraries connect with local partners; share best...
March 7, 2017 - 10:00am
How to Create and Run a Moderated Panel Program -How many times have you attended a panel at a conference, only to find a series of unrelated micro-presentations with little useful content? Leaders of the 2017 Texas Library Association Conference will discuss how to organize and...
March 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Although our libraries have similar services for today's constituents, there are a wide variety of very different services - some that meet local needs and some that are just unusual and represent very different ideas for serving constituents! Coupon exchanges, borrowing small...
April 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
What is mentoring?  What role does mentoring play in support staff education and training?  Does mentoring substitute for orientation and training?  Continuing education?  Development?  How does it differ from shadowing?  What mentor programs exist...
April 19, 2017 (All day) - April 22, 2017 (All day)
April 19, 2017 - 8:00am - April 22, 2017 - 8:00am
TLA proudly presents the largest statewide library conference in the country. This event will include over 300 educational programs, plus scores of networking opportunities, health events, and fun competitions. See the web site for speakers and registration.  
May 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
June 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
You Can Coordinate Others but Can You Lead Them? 
June 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
Financial protection for older Americans Older Americans face many financial challenges as they age. They have opportunities to travel, explore new fields of work or hobbies, or spend time with family and friends. But often scam artists or bad advice take away these...
July 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
Beyond Dewey: Diverse Ways of Organizing Information in Libraries