Updates from New England Libraries and Library Associations
“eBooks: Are We Ready? Are Our Users Ready?” will be held on December 5, 2013 in Farmington, CT. Learn about user adoption of eBooks and how academic, public and school libraries are managing eBooks on the back-end.
The first Maine Reader’s Choice Award was given to Wiley Cash for his novel “A Land More Kind than Home”.
See Catching Fire with your librarian cohorts at the North of Boston MLA Meet and Greet on Tuesday, December 3. Details are on their Facebook page.
PARA is a voluntary program to formally certify paralibrarians of Massachusetts who demonstrate breadth of knowledge in up to seven areas of expertise. The PARA Certification Application deadline is December 4, 2013.
Know an amazing youth services librarian in New Hampshire? Nominations for the “Librarian of the Year” award which honors an individual who has contributed significantly to enriching library services to youth (children and/or teens) in New Hampshire are being accepting until January 28, 2014.
The “2014 Tattooed Librarians of the Ocean State” calendar is making news! Pre-order a copy while they’re still available.
The Vermont Library Association’s Health Information Round Table (HIRT) is holding its first general meeting on December 11, 2013 at Vermont Technical College’s Randolph Campus.
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