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NCLA 61st Biennial Conference 2015

Save the dates!

Look for details in 2015!

Date: 
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 (All day) - Friday, October 23, 2015 (All day)
Location Information: 

Koury Center; Greensboro, NC

Librarian Career Strategies - No Matter Where You Are on the Career Ladder

 
 
Date: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location Information: 

Durham South Regional Library 
4505 South Alston Avenue
Durham, NC 27713

Managing Yourself

Webinar: Managing Yourself

 

 

 

Date: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location Information: 

There is no charge to attend this webinar.

Registration & More Info.

NMRT: Wilmington Area Networking Event with ACLA

RSVP to join the Azalea Coast Library Association and NCLA NMRT for great conversation and great food!

Questions and/or RSVP to Lisa Coats (coats [at] uncw [dot] edu or 910.962.3702)

Date: 
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location Information: 

Osteria Cicchetti in the Forum (http://www.osteria-cicchetti.com/)
1125-K Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC  28405
910.256.7476

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... The Bureau of Labor Statistics - Part 2 (Part 2 of 3)

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Date: 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Executive Board Meeting, October 2014

See October 2014 Agenda and Reports page for details.

Date: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:30am - 3:00pm
Location Information: 

3605 Shannon Rd, Durham, NC 27707

Academic Libraries: Present and Future. Mini-Conference

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN NOVEMBER 3rd for the College and University Section (CUS) of the North Carolina Library Association (NCLA) one-day conference, Academic Libraries: Present and Future.

Programs on three tracks will be featured:

Date: 
Friday, December 5, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

UNC-Charlotte City Center Campus. NC.

New Issue: North Carolina Libraries (Spring-Summer 2014)

View the new issue here.

Highlights:

Front Matter

From the Pen of the Editor - Library Broadband PDF
-Ralph L Scott

NMRT Networking Event Troutman, NC (Open to All)

Library Tour and Music in the Vineyard

Join us for a tour of the Troutman Library at 7pm.  We will then head to nearby Daveste Vineyard for “Thirsty Thursdays” and free local music until 9pm.  Bring a blanket and a picnic to go with wine available for purchase by the glass or bottle.

Date: 
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 7:00am - 9:00am
Location Information: 
Troutman Library
215 W. Church Street
Troutman, NC 28166
(Just north of Mooresville)
More information about wine and music: http://bit.ly/1oI6Tnh

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... Data & Statistics for Researching Education

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Date: 
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Consumer Health Reference Webinar, presented by the Reference and Adult Services Section

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the Reference and Adult Services Section (RASS) of NCLA will host a webinar on confidently answering consumer health reference questions. Our presenter is librarian Terri Ottosen, Consumer Health Coordinator with the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. Ms.

Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am

LAMS Experienced Manager Panel

Experienced Managers Panel Discussion
 
Visit the NCLA store to register!
 
Description and Panel Speakers:
Date: 
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:30pm

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... The Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

YSS Fall Retreat - Greensboro

The Youth Services Section presents their biennial retreat, "Release. Receive.

Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 11:00am - Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:00am
Location Information: 

Haw River State Park

339 Conference Center Drive, Brown Summit, NC 27214

 

YSS Biennial Retreat

The NCLA Youth Services Section Board is pleased to announce that registration will open on August 4, 2014 for its Biennial Retreat held October 16-17, 2014 at the Summit at Haw River State Park Near Greensboro. The title of the program is "Release, Receive, Renew".

NMRT Summer Networking Event in Greensboro

Please join us for a fun, informal get together at McCoul's Irish Pub in downtown Greensboro.

RSVP to L_patter [at] uncg [dot] edu (Lara Patterson) or nkpoole [at] uncg [dot] edu (Nancy Poole).

Date: 
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location Information: 

McCoul's Public House
110 W. McGee St.

RASS Section General Membership Meeting

Hello all! Please consider joining your fellow RASS members on June 18th from 9-9:50 AM, as we discuss current activities and exchange feedback about ways to make our NCLA membership more and more valuable. 
Date: 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Location Information: 

Webinar format. 

NMRT/Azalea Coast Spring Networking Event in Wilmington

Please join us dockside on the Intracoastal Waterway for this "happy hour" event!
Co-sponsored with the Azalea Coast Library Association.

RSVP via Facebook

Date: 
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location Information: 

Bluewater Grill

NMRT/Metrolina Spring Networking Event in Charlotte

Enjoy your beverage of choice with colleagues and friends in the heart of Charlotte's nightlife.

RSVP via Facebook

Contact rmcinnes [at] nlts [dot] edu (Robert McInnes) for information.

Date: 
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location Information: 

Very Big German Beer in the NC Music Factory. 920 Hamilton St, Charlotte, NC 28206

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents “Emergency Preparedness:  How to Get Ready”,

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Date: 
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Congratulations to the winners of the #mynclibrary contest!

#MyNCLibrary Advocacy Campaign was a 5 day Challenge that took place during National Library Week April 14-18, 2014. The purpose was to communicate the value of the library and get patrons more involved in library advocacy in a fun and meaningful way.

And the winners are.......

2014 NCLA Leadership Institute

The NCLA Leadership Institute is an intensive four-day residential leadership training program for staff from North Carolina libraries.

Find out more on the Leadership Institute FAQ page.

Date: 
Thursday, October 30, 2014 (All day) - Sunday, November 2, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

Caraway Conference Center, near Asheboro, NC. http://www.caraway.org

Smoking is limited to restricted areas; alcohol is prohibited on all Caraway property.

NCLA Membership Drive Winners are...

  • $25 Amazon gift card - Susan Basnight (new member)
  • $25 Amazon gift card - Angela Davis (sponsoring member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Tony Lippard (new member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Julie Humphrey (sponsoring member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Melanie Wood (sponsoring member)

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... Lights-Camera-Action! – Congressional Committee Hearings

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Date: 
Monday, May 19, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

NMRT/LAMS Marketing Yourself: Career Advancement at Any Stage

Friday, July 18th

Cabarrus County Public Library
27 Union Street North
Concord, NC  28025

Date: 
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 9:30am - 2:45pm
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