Resources for Learners

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Our field is transforming rapidly and we are all striving to keep our skills up to date, so that we can meet our community's evolving information needs. Especially when you are not in a formal library studies program, the responsibility for learning ultimately lies with you. A prepared learner is an empowered learner. This section includes career development tips, how to learn online, and more.

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Activate the Online Learner: Taking Charge of Individual Learning

 News / Last Modified: 22 April 2014

The learner at the center has become a core strategy in education and training. Strategies like flipped classrooms, MOOCs, or peer collaborations are all part of a trend toward very personalized learning—me-learning. These trends increasingly emphasi...

Learning with Webinars: Library Staff in Poland go Full Steam Ahead

 News / Last Modified: 10 April 2014

Hundreds of library staff in Poland are benefiting from the recent launch of a webinar series in that country about public libraries, advocacy, and communication. The successful series was designed to provide practical information to librarians and o...

The Online Learner: Sinking or Swimming?

 Webinar / Last Modified: 03 April 2014

A webinar in collaboration with ALA's Learning Round Table focused on putting the "learner at the center" of continuing education and training.

The Future of Online Learning: a changing landscape

 Webinar / Last Modified: 03 February 2014

Join us as we explore what education innovators are doing to increase engagement through learner-centered discovery, flipped classrooms, and enhanced online learning.