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An Indie State of Mind

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Time: 1 p.m. CST Duration: 1 hour This webinar will illuminate how Library Journal's SELF-e program supports statewide, library-driven writing contests to find the best indie books in your community and make them available to library patrons. Joining moderator Jon...
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iSchool at UW-Madison Winter/Spring 2017 Online Professional Development Courses

Register two weeks before your class begins to receive the automatic 10% early bird discount. Classes are open to all! Copyright in Libraries January 17 – February 24 Issues in Youth Services Management II January 30 – February 24...
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Proposals for Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference June 8-9, 2017

Mark your calendars for the 4th annual GLRSC: Harnessing the Winds of Change on June 8-9, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Oak Brook, IL This conference is an opportunity for individuals working in resource sharing to trade information and network with other colleagues. Watch for updates on the...
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November 2 Webcast: Linked Data: Building the Future for Libraries

The web is moving from just delivering results to delivering answers. What if your library could change Google, Siri, and other web agents from being competitors to partners? Do you want to learn how your library can increase traffic to your website and your catalog with linked data? Linked data...