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VLA 2019 Recap The Virginia Library Association Conference happened Oct. 25 - 27 in Norfolk, VA. Several CCPL employees attended and presented at the program.
Stay tuned for a webinar round table by CCPL staff who attended the conference!
PLA 2020 Conference
PLA Website Link
Join a Committee
Registration is now open for PLA 2020! We are gathering initial interest for the event, so please complete the training form by Dec. 3 if you would like to attend.
Learn more here!
VA Library Association has several committees and forums. Topics include fundraising, diversity, youth services, websites and continuing education. Network with other professionals and pursue leadership opportunities.
Webinars: When Advocacy Becomes 2nd Nature
Race, Equity, & Inclusion
Rethinking Technical Services
In case you missed it...
ODU MLIS Explore Old Dominion University’s up and coming Library and Information Studies program here.
2020 Census Webinar Watch the 2020 Census Training Webinar hosted on Nov. 1 by the Census Bureau. Search ulearn for the course.
Librarian's Guide to Homelessness The Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness, by Ryan Dowd, promises to help you reduce problems and conflict while remaining empathic with and inclusive to marginalized library patrons.
nds e e s our020! c e e Fr Jan. 2 Create a Niche Academy account with username and password to be enrolled in the training. Sign up and start training here.
For course questions, contact Cindy Church
Spotlight on: Data & Evaluation Training PLA Project Outcome Excel Made Easy for the Very Beginner How to Develop Outcome Measures & Design Effective Surveys Assessment/Evaluation From TechSoup: Social Media Analytics: What to Measure and Why Working with Partners: How to Plan for Collaborative Outcome Measurement
Infopeople: Beyond the Survey: A Practical Approach to Interviews and Focus Groups Measure Your Impact: Getting Started with Outcome-Based Evaluation WebJunction: User-centered Assessment: Leveraging What You Know and Filling in the Gaps Visualizing Funding for Libraries: You've Gathered the Data, Now What? Measures That Matter Webinar Series: Part One: A View into the Current Public Library Data Landscape Part Two: Detailing the Data-based Story of Public Libraries Part Three: Moving Toward More Meaningful Measures
Library Works Webinars Browse trainings by content including next week's: Stress Management for Library Staff: Real Tools for Work and Life Balance
Conference & Events Corner
Happening in VA, DC and MD: GivingTuesdayRVA - A Learning Experience for Nonprofits & their Supporters Dec. 3 Live to Lead RVA: Leadership Development Workshop featuring author Rachel Hollins Dec. 13 Virginia Festival of the Book March 18 - 20
Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children (VAAEYC) conference in RVA March 2020. Computers in Libraries March 30 - April 2 Library & Information Technology Association Forum - three day program Nov. 2020
Happening further away: American Library Association Midwinter Jan. 24 - 28
Electronic Resources Conference March 8 - 11
Special Libraries Association Conference June 2020
ALA 2020 Conference June 25 - 20
Interested in a training? First, obtain your supervisor's approval. Then submit your request through the online training form here.