Hi everyone,
There are still spaces available for the upcoming ALA teleconference entitled "Recruitment @your library", to be broadcast, Friday, April 26, 1-3pm. The broadcast features an impressive panel of library personnel, who will discuss issues related to staffing, including professional development and distance learning, staff shortages, etc. For more information on the teleconference see the notice below.

The teleconference ties in with aspects of the "Succession Planning in Public Libraries: Choices for the 21st Century" program offered as part of the Human Resources stream at the upcoming CLA Conference, which looks at staffing and recruitment issues and would be of particular interest to those attending this stream.

Please contact me if you would like to register.

Recruitment @ your library  (Teleconference)
Halifax site sponsored by the Nova Scotia Provincial Library
The American Library Association presents Recruitment @ your library, a
two-hour teleconference featuring an impressive list of participants,
including John W. Berry, ALA President,  who will discuss issues related
to staffing, such as staff shortages, recruiting and encouraging a diverse
staff and distance education and professional development opportunities
for staff growth. For information on the teleconference, including a list
of participants, visit the teleconference website at

Please join us at the Nova Scotia Provincial Library for this informative

Details are as follows:
- Date: Friday, April 26, 2002, 1-3pm AST
- Place: Nova Scotia Provincial Library (Classroom), 3770 Kempt Road,
- Registration will be on a first come first serve basis, to a maximum of
50 people.
- Admission is free.

To register contact Bernadette Kennedy by phone (424-3791) or email
[log in to unmask] by April 22, 2002.

Sponsored by the American Library Association (broadcast from the College
of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL).

We respectfully request that you refrain from wearing any scented
products, including perfume, hair spray, cologne, deodorant, etc. and we
thank you for your cooperation

Bernadette Kennedy
Manager, Access to NS Library Resources
Nova Scotia Provincial Library
3770 Kempt Rd
Halifax, NS  B3K 4X8
TEL: (902) 424-3791
FAX: (902) 424-0633