Highlights of upcoming webinars at the Education Institute:
Heather Pretty and Robin Desmeules
Tuesday, March 16 | 12:00-1:00 pm ET
Pulling from the work of the Readiness Task Force and the Canadian Linked Data Initiative Education and Training Working Group, presenters will share the fundamentals of Linked Data and BIBFRAME, and why a transition from MARC21 to the BIBFRAME format is important to consider now. The session will also discuss the steps individual libraries can take to prepare for an eventual transition from MARC to BIBFRAME.
Susan Han, Rabia Pirani, Jennie Hamilton, Andrew Theobald & Jenny Fry
Tuesday, March 30 | 12:00-1:00 pm ET
This session will cover:
PWYC: Digital Odyssey Presents: Exploring AI in Libraries: What is Being Done and What Comes Next
Presenter: Amanda Wheatley
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PWYC: Together in Isolation: Change Management
Presenters: Rochelle Mazar
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All-Access Pass – Unlimited Access to Online Learning
Employers, are you seeking virtual options for staff professional development? The Education Institute offers an annual subscription to its continuing education platform called the All-Access Pass. This pass provides you and your staff with unlimited access to upcoming webinars and on-demand sessions for a year.
All-Access passes also directly financially supports your local provincial/territorial library association at a time when this is needed most.
On-Demand webinars offer self-paced learning opportunities employees can take advantage of from their home work-space.
The cost of an All-Access Pass for a full year of Education Institute webinars ranges from $500-$3,000+ and it depends on the size and type of your organization. If you or your organization are seeking solutions for providing professional development for staff from a sizeable catalogue of webinars, as well as custom pricing, please get in contact with Destiny Laldeo, Training & Education Specialist at [log in to unmask].
Connection and information sharing has never been more crucial as libraries begin to consider what comes next, and the Education Institute is honoured to support the library community navigate this rapidly changing landscape.
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