Resources for Learners


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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The Online Learner: Sinking or Swimming?

 Webinar / Last Modified: 16 September 2014

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

Expanding Your World Through Web Conferencing

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

Archive and associated resources for July 1, 2010, webinar with Karen Burns, Cindi Hickey and Jennifer Peterson on how libraries are learning, collaborating and gathering online using a range of tools and tactics.

Shelf Read Your Personal Information

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

Your books have call numbers to stay organized, but what do you have to defeat discord? This session will discuss ways to keep organized, electronically and online: calendars, to-do lists, personal information managers, dealing with the never empty e...

Start You Up! The Personal Learning Experience

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

Here you will find a link and instructions for viewing the archived Learning Webinar: Start You Up! The Personal Learning Experience for Library Staff & Other Busy Professionals, delivered on December 5, 2007.