Events

July 4, 2018 (All day)
July 13, 2018 (All day)
July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
This webinar will articulate the differences between and among management and leadership activities including supervising, coordinating, managing and leading and the role that leadership plays in libraries among all levels of employees and library workers. Content will be...
August 15, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Although our libraries have similar, basic services for today's constituents, there are a wide variety of new, cutting edge or very different services - some that meet local needs and some that are unique, unusual and represent very different ideas for serving constituents!
September 3, 2018 (All day)
September 12, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Specialists in Technical Services are the mainstay of many acquisitions and cataloging activities in libraries today and the webinar will discuss these roles and responsibilities as well as organization systems including both the Dewey Decimal system and the Library of Congress...
October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Whether you are "on stage" or out front with your customers/patrons or behind the scenes and "backstage", you need to know how to communicate! Successful communication techniques, how to listen, and how to manage the avalanche of messages we get every day will be included in...
November 13, 2018 - 1:00pm - November 13, 2019 - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Strategic partnerships with other community entities (beyond area libraries) including nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental organizations are critical to the success of libraries. These partnerships introduce new benefits and leverage existing benefits for...
November 21, 2018 (All day) - November 23, 2018 (All day)
December 5, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
www.txla.org/CE-AZ
What is mentoring? What role does mentoring play in support staff education and training and does it substitute for orientation and training, other activities?  What types of mentors are ther and what types of mentors do we need in libraries? How does it differ from...