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“News and Professional Development Links“
TdS Library Cooperative Job Openings
Sibley County Library System – Library Director Position Opening
Waseca-LeSueur Regional Library – New Richland Public Library Branch Supervisor
Explore eBooks MN Summit: Join public, academic, school and special librarians in a statewide effort to explore the integration of eBooks into libraries. Live Webinars
5. eContent Creation in Libraries, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1–2 p.m.
Webinars will be recorded and archived by Minitex.
Library Information Technology Program - If you would like to brush up on your technology skills or need to get certified to become a library paraprofessional, MCTC’s Library Information Technology (LIT) Program equips you with the practical and conceptual skills needed to work in highly automated libraries and information agencies. This is an online degree ONLY, so there is no travel involved to earn this degree. Check it out today. Early registration is encouraged for FALL 2014!
Higher education, library groups release – Net Neutrality Principles
Contact your representative concerning E-rate - Find your Representative
*Please call your U.S. Representative today and encourage him or her not to support any amendment that would thwart the FCC?s ability to increase funds to the Federal E-rate program.*
3 Ways to Get Faculty Up to Speed with Technology The Library Detective, Mr. Bookman Episode: Seinfeld
Wish you could attend a conference or workshop but don’t have the funds, staff coverage, or your schedule is hetic? You need a professional development day! Apply for a TdS Honorarium to get reimbursed up to ($400.00) to cover registration, lodging, food, and YES, even a SUB!