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Silicon Valley SLA Chapter Shares Presentations on YouTube

The Silicon Valley Chapter of the Special Libraries Association has a YouYube channel where they post videos of events they sponsor. The latest posting is Phoebe Ayers’ talk, “The Past, Present, and Future of Wikipedia” presented at the 2013 San Francisco / Silicon Valley Chapters Joint Meeting. Check it out!

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B&F Division Call for CE Proposals

Are you interested in teaching a Continuing Education (CE) course to your colleagues?‏

The SLA Business & Finance (B & F) Division is accepting proposals for B&F division-sponsored continuing education courses at the 2014 Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO, which will be held in Vancouver, B.C., Canada on June 8 – 10, 2014.

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Data 101 – 14 August webinar

Data 101 – 14 August webinar

Is “data” a four letter word in your life? Do you have a sense of urgency to do something (anything) with data but don’t know where to start?

Stop worrying and sign up for the Data 101 webinar from the SLA Social Science and Transportation Divisions and Upstate New York Chapter. Kim Silk, Data Librarian at the Martin Prosperity Institute, University of Toronto will provide:

  • An introduction to basic terminology;

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Syracuse U iSchool celebrates 20 years in online education

Syracuse is proud to announce that 2013 marks 20 years in online and distance education for the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University! To celebrate they are welcoming back alumni for celebratory events and free professional development seminars. It is a great way to share memories with fellow students, faculty and staff, while learning about new developments in the information arena.

For more information and to RSVP, please visit http://ischool.syr.edu/ilife/20years.aspx

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NY3R webinar – Customer Skills for Library Staff

Dates: July 8, 2013 & July 15, 2013 (This course consists of two sessions.)
Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Location: Online
NY3Rs Member Price: $30 (NY3Rs Members receive more than an 85% discount off the Amigos price)
All SCRLC members are NY3Rs members

To Register: http://www.ny3rs.org/ce

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CI Division Webinars

CI Division Webinars

Join the CI Division for today’s webinar:
Avoiding Potholes and Landmines: How to Effectively Win the Hearts and Minds of the C-Suite with Scott Leeb

Time: June 4, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
Location: Virtual
Organized By: Anna F. Shallenberger

Event Description:
Free Webinar – Best Practices – Strategic Intelligence
Registration https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/832747566

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SLA Twitter Chat – Teach Your Users to Fish

SLA Twitter Chat – Teach Your Users to Fish

The fourth #SLAtalk session will take place Tuesday, June 4th, and will be jointly hosted by SLA and ProQuest & Dialog. They’re sponsoring the social media lounge at SLA 2013, and we’re pleased to have them lending their expertise to this topic.

You’re probably familiar with the Chinese proverb, “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” 

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OCLC webinars – Virtual Reference series

Best Practices in Virtual Reference series: Spring/Summer 2013

All webinars are free, and will be recorded and posted on the QuestionPoint site for future viewing. Each webinar begins at 12:00 (Noon) Eastern Time and lasts approximately one hour.

17 May – 24/7 chat service for Small Libraries
Register

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