Universal Design for Libraries and Librarians a popular repeat LITA web course

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Don’t miss your chance to participate in the repeat of this popular web course. Register now for this  LITA web course: Universal Design for Libraries and Librarians Instructors: Holly Mabry, Digital Services Librarian, Gardner-Webb University; and Jessica Olin, Director of the Library, Robert H. Parker Library, Wesley College Offered May 15 to June 19, 2017. A […]

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LITA Spring 2017 Web Courses

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We’re excited to announce two new LITA web courses for this spring. You can choose between: Beginning Git and GitHub and Project Management for Success Register here, courses are listed by date and you need to log in. Here are the details. Beginning Git and GitHub Instructors: Kate Bronstad, Web Developer, Tufts University Libraries; and Heather […]

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Call for Proposals, LITA education webinars and web courses

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What library technology topic are you passionate about? Have something to teach? The Library Information Technology Association (LITA) Education Committee invites you to share your expertise with a national audience! For years, LITA has offered online learning programs on technology-related topics of interest to LITA Members and wider American Library Association audience. Submit a proposal […]

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Only a week left to sign up for the joint LITA and ACRL supercomputing webinar

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What’s so super about supercomputing? A very basic introduction to high performance computing Presenters: Jamene Brooks-Kieffer and Mark J. Laufersweiler Tuesday February 28, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) This 90 minute webinar provides a bare-bones introduction to high-performance computing (HPC) or supercomputing. This […]

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What’s so super about supercomputing? A joint LITA and ACRL webinar

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What’s so super about supercomputing? A very basic introduction to high performance computing Presenters: Jamene Brooks-Kieffer and Mark J. Laufersweiler Tuesday February 28, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) This 90 minute webinar provides a bare-bones introduction to high-performance computing, also known as HPC, […]

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Fostering Digital Literacy at the Reference Desk

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Computing and digital literacy initiatives aren’t new in the library — planned programs and educational offerings that support digital citizenship exist in nearly every library in the nation. But digital literacy is developed not only via programs and classes; learning is supported by informal interactions between library staff and patrons. It’s important not to overlook […]

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Work Smarter with “Online Productivity Tools”

Attend the latest LITA webinar: Online Productivity Tools: Smart Shortcuts and Clever Tricks Presenter: Jaclyn McKewan Tuesday November 8, 2016 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) Become a lean, mean productivity machine! In this 90 minute webinar we’ll discuss free online tools that can improve […]

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Social Media For My Institution – a LITA web course

Don’t miss out on this informative LITA web course starting soon. Social Media For My Institution: from “mine” to “ours” Instructor: Dr. Plamen Miltenoff Wednesdays, 10/19/2016 – 11/9/2016 Blended format web course Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) A course for librarians who want to explore the institutional application of social media. […]

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Using Google Statistics for your Repository

Don’t miss this new LITA webinar! Beyond Usage Statistics: How to use Google Analytics to Improve your Repository Presenter: Hui Zhang Tuesday, October 11, 2016 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) Librarians and repository managers are increasingly asked to take a data-centric approach for content […]

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Learn “Online Productivity Tools” – a LITA webinar

Online Productivity Tools: Smart Shortcuts and Clever Tricks Presenter: Jaclyn McKewan Tuesday November 8, 2016 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) Become a lean, mean productivity machine! In this 90 minute webinar we’ll discuss free online tools that can improve your organization and productivity, both […]

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