Archive for November 2013

New LLAMA Career Institute Announced

November 27, 2013

Do you have something to say or a story you want to tell or experience you want to share? Are you conducting research that you want to publish? Are you looking for new professional development opportunities to enhance your skills? Do you want to be a leader in the profession? If the answer to any […]

LLAMA Webinar addresses managing intergeneration teams

November 25, 2013

Is managing your Baby-boomer staff the same as managing Millennials? Not always! The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present “Talking about the Generations: communicating with and managing intergenerational teams,” from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Central time on Wednesday, Dec. 11. This webinar will present case studies of positive and adverse examples of group […]

LLAMA 2014 Midwinter Meeting Schedule

November 21, 2013

The final LLAMA meeting schedule with room assignments is now available at here (pdf).   Also,  the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting Online Scheduler is now available to help you plan your meeting schedule.

New Member Spotlight

November 21, 2013

Gail Kennedy, Arts and Outreach Librarian for Special Collections at the University of Kentucky, is featured in the latest Member Spotlight.  You can read about Gail here. Throughout the year, the Membership Committee features a new member in the Member Spotlight.  It’s a great way for you to you meet your colleagues and find members […]

LLAMA Webinar: Creating a Leadership Development Training Program

November 12, 2013

If you have ever thought about how to create a leadership development training for your region or institution, LLAMA’s new webinar may be what you need.  The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present “Creating a Leadership Development Training” on Wed., Nov. 20, from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. (Central time) This webinar will present […]

Last Call: Submit Your Nomination for Cutting-Edge Technology in Library Services by Nov. 15

November 5, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Don’t delay: submit your nomination for use of cutting-edge technology in library services now! As part of its ongoing effort to identify and recognize libraries that are delivering quality library services in new ways, the American Library Association (ALA) is accepting submissions for the best library practices using cutting-edge technology through November 15, 2013. […]

LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group invites the submission of proposals for “Discussion Starters”

November 4, 2013

LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group invites the submission of proposals for “Discussion Starters” at its meeting at the 2014 ALA Midwinter Conference in Philadelphia, PA. A Discussion Starter is a short and informal presentation that aims to provide a starting point for lively conversations. We look for enthusiastic speakers to lead the discussion by sharing […]