The NSLA Board is very pleased to announce that Cristal Van de Pol and Debbie Clark are the joint recipients of our Conference Bursary Award. The bursary is awarded to a library staff person(s) who wishes to attend the NSLA conference for the first time and is in need of some financial assistance. Cristal and Debbie are both front line staff members at the New Glasgow Branch of the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library. We are looking forward to seeing you both at the conference!
There is still time to register for this year’s ALM Conference: Public Places, Community Spaces
Debbie Clark, Reference & Genealogy Clerk at the New Glasgow Library (left); Cristal Van de Pol, Branch Assistant at the New Glasgow Library (right)
Our conference begins in just 2 weeks, 14 days… we’re almost counting down the hours! A very big thank you to our conference organizers, local volunteers and our hosting regional library – Halifax Public Libraries!
For more Conference details and to register, please visit the conference website.
Also Please consider following the Conference Twitter account, ALM Conference 2015 at @ALMconnecting
The Fall 2015 Education Institute course calendar is out, and available at here
It’s 20 pages of great courses, with something for everyone – from Yoga in the Library for Kids, to Interlibrary Loans & Document Delivery, Are you there God? It’s me, Katniss, Should Adults be reading YA?, to a Digital Human Library, Be your own Rainmaker by getting the Grant.. and more!
In addition, the Education Team is always looking for great suggestions of webinars to offer. At this year’s conference, please take a few moments to note on your conference evaluations sheets – any programs that you feel would make great EI webinars to share.
** please note, your NSLA membership permits you to register for the membership price, in addition – your organization may also have an Institutional membership with NSLA.