Save the date: ALAO Spring Workshops

February 26, 2013

Save these dates for spring workshops of Interest Groups. Details will follow.

Collection Management Interest Group Workshop
Friday, Mar 22, 2013
State Library of Ohio in Columbus
“E-Books in Ohio: What’s a Librarian to Do?”

Curriculum Material Centers Interest Group Workshop
Friday, May 17, 2013
University of Cincinnati

Distance Learning & Instruction Interest Group
Monday, Jun 3, 2013
Miami University’s Voice of America Learning Center, West Chester

Special Collections and Archives Interest Group
Friday, May 10, 2013
OhioNET


CMCIG Workshop

March 22, 2006

ALAO’s Curriculum Materials Center Interest Group will hold its annual spring workshop on Friday, May 19, 2006, at Cedarville University, from 8:30 until 3:30. The workshop, “Planting Seeds for Professional Growth,” will feature the following sessions:

  • Making Your Life Easier with BWI!: Eileen Armour and Nancy Cheney of BWI will demonstrate how using TitleTales, a free database, to search, select, and order materials online can benefit Curriculum Materials Center librarians.
  • Promoting Information Literacy through Webquests: Sara Bushong of Bowling Green State University will lead this discussion of using webquests with K-12 and pre-service teachers.
  • EBSS: Curriculum Materials Center Collection Development Policy Manual: Dr. Gary Lare of the University of Cincinnati will share the Collection Development Policy manual his EBSS Commitee has developed and go through the document with workshop attendees.
  • NCATE Technology Requirements: Debra Mallonee of Cedarville University, and formerly of the State Department of Education, will explain NCATE’s increased expectations in the area of information technology and discuss how CMCs and library personnel can help meet those expectations.

Tour the Cedarville University Curriculum Materials Center and enjoy lunch.

For more information and to register for the workshop, visit http://www.cedarville.edu/cmcig.

Hope to see you on May 19!