ASCLA has two upcoming webinars we want you to know about: “Digital Preservation Planning” and “Being an Effective Facilitator”.

Register online now for these and other webinars. Group registration information is available here. Questions about registration? Contact the ALA registration team at

Digital Preservation Planning

Monday, April 16, at 10:00 a.m. Central (Chicago) Time

This one hour webinar will introduce you to the key concepts for digital preservation planning. Included in the webinar will be an introduction to the standards underlying preservation planning and digital preservation solutions and services.

Presenters: Liz Bishoff, Tom Clareson 

Being an Effective Facilitator

Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at 2:00-3:30 p.m. Central (Chicago) Time

Want to run better meetings or lead better planning discussions? You can be a more effective facilitator! Learn how to improve group participation and productivity. Focus groups… Staff meetings… Brainstorming sessions… Learning sessions…  All of these activities require an effective facilitator. Who makes an effective facilitator? You! With some knowledge about group dynamics, learning styles, and models for running meetings and group sessions, you can be a great facilitator. Discover ways to improve participation and productivity. Both face-to-face sessions and online sessions will be discussed.

Presenter: Brenda Hough 

Registration Rates

●      Individual registration fees: start at $40 for ASCLA members

●      Group rates: $99 single login, $38/person multiple logins. (min. 2 people)

●      State Libraries who are members of ASCLA: $69 for a single login or $29/person for multiple logins (min. 2 people)

For questions about your membership status, contact or (800) 545-2433, option 5.