The October issue of Wavelinks – our member newsletter – is available for your reading pleasure. Please click here!
Nominations are being sought for the 2008 American Library Association (ALA) Recognition Awards and Grants.Â Unless otherwise noted, the deadline for awards is Dec. 1, 2007. Click here for a list of the major ALA awards with the Web sites for application guidelines.
The EBSCO ALA Conference Sponsorship provides ten $1,000 awards for actual reimbursed expenses to help librarians attend ALA’s Annual Conference. To apply for this award, applicants must submit an essay of no more than 250 words addressing the topic:Â “How will attending this ALA Conference contribute toÂ my professional development?” The award is donated by EBSCO […]
Ask a Librarian kicked off The Directorâ€™s Chair, and we need your help to promote it! We are asking Florida high school students to flaunt their directorial skills by creating a 30-second videoÂ about Ask a Librarian and uploading it to YouTube by Jan. 18, 2008, for the chance to win some awesome prizes. In order […]
March 18-21, 2008, ER&L provides a forum for information professionals to explore ideas, trends, and technologies related to electronic resources and digital services.Â Proposals for ER&L 2008 are now being accepted. ER&L Conference Program Planning Committee encourages you to submit a proposal for the Electronic Resources & Libraries 2008 by November 1, 2007. Click hereÂ for […]
Unshelved presents Pimp my Bookcart Sponsored by Highsmith The contest that set the library world ablaze returns! Ever since the end of last year’s Pimp My Bookcart contest, people have beenÂ coming up with waysÂ to customize, trick out, augment, or otherwise pimp out their bookcarts for 2007. We are more than happy to announce the contest […]
Featured CE2U class The Accidental Technology Trainer October 17, 11 AM-12 PM PT / 2-3 PM ET Free via WebJunction’s Live Space (click for instructions – no registration required) If you are like most â€œaccidentalâ€ library technology trainers, you are expected to take on staff training in your library often with little or no previous […]
The Office of Educational Technology, Florida Department of Education, is offering the following E-RATE WORKSHOPS FOR YEAR 11.Â We encourage applicants to bring staff members.Â PLEASE JOIN US FOR ONE OF THE FOLLOWING SESSIONS: Lake Placid – E-Rate Workshop at Heartland Educational Consortium 1096 US Hwy 27 North Lake Placid, FL 33852 October 30, 2007, […]
During this time of budget cuts, we realize it may be difficult for you to come to TBLC for workshops and seminars. Therefore, we are bringing Continuing Education to You! Through CE2U, we can now offer our members FREE online Palinet workshops, worth $60 to $220 per class for non-TBLC members. To ensure your free […]