This morning seminar is for primary and secondary teacher librarians and others who are responsible for school library services. Continual improvement is at the heart of how schools operate today. Identifying how school libraries can establish a cycle of continual improvement will be explored. Sessions will include keynote addresses, panel session and workshop.
ALIA Group PD Event
HLA will be holding our first PD Day for 2015, with 2 workshops run by Julie Glanville from the University of York, UK.
DATE: Wednesday 1st April
ALIA(RAIS VIC) wishes to invite you to our October evening seminar.
From Gosling to Swan – Make your online profile SHINE!
Our three make-over specialists will provide you with some great tips which will help you to raise or overhaul your online professional profile.
Find out how to make your professional self stand out in the crowd of job/promotion seekers.
Come and listen to Gideon Digby, Vice President of Wikimedia Australia, who will discuss
· how Wikipedia really works
· what other projects are associated with Wikipedia
· why Wikipedia uses a Creative Commons licence
· how libraries and Wikimedia are helping each other
· how you and your library community can get involved
· answers to your wiki questions
The River of Opportunities events have been held in a variety of regional locations and is traditionally held in alternate years to the National Library and Information Technicians symposium. In 2014, we will hold the eighth River of Opportunities event in Geelong. The program will enable delegates to examine new initiatives that might be utilised in their own workplace and provide a forum to discuss issues and ideas with colleagues from similar libraries, over one and a half days.
Ever have people in the library looking for legal material and not sure where to start? This short professional development session will introduce you to some of the freely available resource for conduscting legal research online. This session will be delivered by Rachel Klesch, a liaison librarian at Charles Darwin University.
Cost: gold coin donation for ALIA members and $5 dollars for non-ALIA members.
ALIA Schools next Professional Development activity will be Reading Connections on Saturday 31 May 2014. Its aim is to explore ways of engaging students to read and develop a love of literature.