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Webinar: “Networking for Change: Using social media, networking, and an action plan to secure a career change”

Free webinar sponsored by SLA’s Illinois chapter:

Gain new insights on using different types of networking to make a change in your career.

On June 20 from 1-2pm (EST), SLA-IL member Cynthia Kremer will examine how to create an action plan with goals including examples of how to use social media and traditional networking to make new connections. This webinar will give you a process that you can use to connect with the right people to gain work experience in your chosen area of library science.

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Reminder: Registration ends May 24th for Empire Collaborations

Empire Collaborations –– Registration Continues
NY3Rs/NYLA ASLSSection Academic Librarians 2014
SUNYLA 2014
University at Albany (Uptown Campus), June 9 – June 13

Registration Continues for Empire Collaborations  (Academic Librarians 2014 & SUNYLA 2014)!  Stay for a day or two, or stay for the week! Registration options abound!

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Crafting a Personal Brand

C/SLA is offering a webinar on Crafting a Personal Brand on Wednesday, May 7, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (EDT).

The Crafting A Personal Brand webinar provides an overview of personal branding, including examples and analytical commentary by Chris Olson of Chris Olson & Associates, a consulting firm dedicated to creating and implementing marketing strategies for libraries and information providers. Learn about this fundamental component of marketing yourself and gain insight into managing others’ perceptions of you and your information services.

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Registration open for Empire Collaborations

Empire Collaborations – Three Conferences, One Trip – Registration Is Open

  • NYSHEI
  • NY3Rs/NYLA ASLS Section Academic Librarians 2014
  • SUNYLA 2014

SUNY ALBANY, June 9 – June 13

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Freedom at Work: New & Old Concepts – Webinar

Join SLA’s Leadership and Management Division for our next Professional Development Webinar: Freedom at Work: New & Old Concepts

Date: April 23, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm EST

To register, go to: http://lmd.sla.org/2014/03/lmd-professional-development-series-freedom-at-work/

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From Literature Searching to Literature Analysis: How to Create Insight with Search Results: Webinar

SLA Sci-Tech Division:  From Literature Searching to Literature Analysis:  How to Create Insight with Search Results

 

When: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

 

 

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Why does copyright matter? What does it mean in the digital age? – Free Webcast

April 24
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: The AFL-CIO Building 815 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20005, President’s Room
The event will also be available through a webcast.

Join the Social Science Division of SLA and the Washington chapter of the National Writer’s Union for a panel session to discuss fair use, book scanning, and how writers are making a living from Internet publishing.

For all the information, visit: http://www.nwu-dc.org/content/copyright-digital-age

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Taxonomy Division offers CE workshops at SLA Vancouver

Hurry! Time is running out for Early Bird registration for SLA Vancouver 2014! Discounted rates end Friday, April 11. Save money on conference registration. Register today!

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UNYSLA is the upstate New York chapter of SLA. We provide professional development programming and networking opportunities for special librarians and information professionals.

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