[library-media] Utah Library Association Fall Workshop training in Price- register today!!!

Colleen Eggett ceggett at utah.gov
Thu Sep 4 09:38:43 MDT 2008


Dear fellow librarians,

For those of you living near Price UT or like to get off the lot:

The Utah Library Association's Fall Workshop is just around the corner,
September 19th at the College of Eastern Utah in Price, Utah. Come join
us for a fun and informative
day.  The program will include:

·        Storytime: Not Just for Kids Anymore - Ideas for parents and
caregivers to nurture language and literacy development in children,
sponsored by Utah Kids Ready to Read!

·        Your Library Has a Story to Tell . . . Is Anyone Listening -
How
to creatively market your library services with limited resources.

·        Pushing the Boundaries with Pioneer: Utah’s Online Library
-
What’s new for you and your patrons; an overview of the Pioneer
databases
and their top ten uses in libraries.

·        Trends in Young Adult Literature and How to Keep Up - Harry
Potter, Twilight . . . now what?  Learn how to keep up with young
adult
literature and buy the books teens want.

·        To Click or Not to Click?  How to blend paper and electronic
resources for the best reference collection value.

·        MedlinePlus - Information on consumer health; ways to help
patrons find the medical information they need.

A special treat will be our luncheon speaker.  Sue Ann Martell,
Director
of the Western Mining & Railroad Museum in Helper, Utah will speak
about
“Carbon County: The Wild and Woolly, Historically Accurate and Mostly
True
Tale of the County’s Past.”

Pre-registration deadline - September 12  ( $12.00 )

Registration form available online:
http://www.ula.org/workshops/workshops.htm Print off the form and
mail it in with your check.

Please come. This is wonderful training for librarians that you won't
want to miss.

Colleen Eggett
Training Coordinator/Consultant, Utah State Library
250 N 1950 W, Suite A
Salt Lake City Ut  84116-7901
801-715-6776 (phone) 801-715-6767 (fax)
800-662-9150 X 776 (Utah toll free)
ceggett at utah.gov

Beginning 4 August 2008, State agencies' hours of operation are
Mon-Thurs 7 AM-6 PM, closed Fri.


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