Post Midwinter 2011

Committees at Work—Certified Public Library Administrator Program

Submitted by Anne K. Abate, ASCLA Interface Editor, and Member CPLA Certification Review Committee Did you ever wonder what goes on in one of those “closed” committee rooms at the annual conference? In 1996, the Executive Boards of two ALA divisions, PLA and LAMA, approved a proposal to develop a “Certified Public Library Administrator” program; that...

Welcome New ASCLA Members!

The following individuals have recently joined ASCLA.  If you know them, drop them a note and tell them how to get more involved! 

Pre-Conference on Leadership

Have you registered for our ASCLA Preconference entitled: “Leadership Skills: Leading Your Library to Excellence”?  This is one that you will not want to miss!

Pre-Conference on Consulting

Experienced, unemployed or retired librarians hoping to attend the pre-conference “Assembling a Consulting Toolkit: What You Need to Know to be a Successful Library Consultant” should make sure to register promptly at for the final offering of this workshop at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans.

Pre-Conference on Digital Preservation Planning

Are your colleagues coming to you with hard drives containing their digital collections? Are they asking you to help them with their grant proposal sections on sustaining digital collections?  Do you have digital collections that you’ve been saving on CDs and DVDs but you know you have to move them to another storage solution?  Join us...