Manage Staff Training

Rural Library Sustainability Training in NC

With the ever-changing nature of our work, library staff need fresh and innovative training opportunities to say current and to continue to meet the needs of our patrons. Managing staff training involves assessment of training needs, planning and evaluating staff development, and keeping on top of all the learning methods and formats available. Whether conducting training face-to-face or online, a blend of both or augmented with social media tools, managing staff learning can be the basis for a transformative and accessible learning organization for all.

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Creating a Virtual Orientation for New Staff

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

Archive and associated resources for September 1, 2010, webinar with Jean Mantegna, Sandy Lombardo, and Melissa Hepler presenting on the BCPL Virtual Orientation for new staff.

Cultivating a Culture of Learning

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

How much time does your library spend on "training"? In this webinar you will learn why you need to get your staff out of the classroom and instead focus on creating a culture of learning in your library. July 2008.

Staff and Patron Training Brainstorm

 Document / Last Modified: 19 August 2014

A list of ideas and resources on Staff and Patron Training collected from the Rural Library Sustainability workshops, training institutes, and from other discussion areas on WebJunction.

Librarians from Mongolia Visit OCLC Seattle

 News / Last Modified: 12 August 2014

Ninety minutes is all it takes to cross oceans, continents, and cultures to find library synergy. That was the experience when staff from the OCLC Seattle office had the chance to sit down and talk about libraries with two Mongolian librarians from t...