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Continuing Education for North Carolina Library Staff

State Library's 2015 CE Survey now open!

 

 

Need training?  Interested in developing your skills?  Let us know your training needs and priorities on the State Library’s new Continuing Education Survey — it’s anonymous, it’s quick, and it’s open to everyone in the NC library community. The survey is open through August 14th.

Click here to take the survey

Your feedback and suggestions will guide the State Library’s CE planning for 2015-16.  Thanks for sharing your opinion!

Upcoming and Interesting

UX for the People: Empowering Patrons and Front-line Staff through a User-centered Culture (Cengage Learning)

Featured at ACRL, and now available via webinar for librarians across the country, you won't want to miss this session from Courtney Greene McDonald, Head of Discovery & Research Services at Indiana University Libraries, and Heidi Steiner Burkhardt, Head of Digital Services at Norwich University! Other people live in the world and come to the library, but until recently, librarians have often lived in the library and only occasionally escaped to the world ...

For more information and to register for this program, visit:
http://solutions.cengage.com/GaleGeek/upcoming-webinars/
Date: Friday, April 10, 2015​
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Digital Preservation for Individuals and Small Groups (ALCTS)

As technology changes, the greatest threat to preserving digital files is obsolescence. Files may get stuck on obsolete media or in some form that may become unusable in time. If you don’t actively care for your digital possessions you may lose access to them. This session is free and part of the Preservation Week series ...

For more information and to register for this program, visit:
http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents
Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015​
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

 

About The Train Station

The Train Station is your one-stop destination for continuing education information for library staff in North Carolina.  Whether you work in a public library or an academic library, are looking for a self-paced refresher class, NC LIVE webinar, or in-person workshops, the Train Station brings you the latest information on continuing education events and opportunities.

Like a real train station, things will come and go on this site - updated CE information will be added and we plan to include new features of interest to the NC library community.  An RSS feed is available so that you can learn about new information as it is added to this site.

We welcome your comments as we develop this site - your feedback will help us build a portal that meets your needs.  Please use the comment box on the lower left side of this page to give us your suggestions.


The site is brought to you by the Continuing Education Advisory Committee of the State Library of North Carolina and maintained by Library Development staff at SLNC.  Information posted here was accurate at the time of posting, but we can't guarantee that changes have not occurred.  For more information please contact Kelly Brannock or Jeffrey Hamilton at the State Library of North Carolina.

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Image credit:  "Students sleeping on their books" from the Digital NC library