Learning

MT State Library WORKSHOPS

September 7,  2017 - REGISTRATION IS OPEN - login to the MSL Library Directory to register - seats in some sessions are extremely limited.

CLICK HERE to view the Bozemen schedule-at-a-glance

CLICK HERE to view the detailed program  

September 7th 9 am - 4:30 pm

Homewood Suites, 1023 Baxter Lane, Bozeman

Stumbling on Success: Library revitalization through community engagement - Christine McPhee, Okanagan Library District, Kelowna, BC CE: 3 library administration

Build a Digital Map: Hands on with Montana GIS resources - Jo Flick, MT State Library CE: 1.5 technology

A Tangled Web: Are your website & social media working? - Jo Flick, MT State Library  CE: 1.5 technology

Customer Service: It's in your DNA, right? - Lauren McMullen, MT State Library CE: 3 library services to the public

Crucial Conversations - Paul LaChappelle, MT State University Extension CE: 3 library services to the public

About the Homewood Suites Hotel:

Reserve your room no later than 8/7 to assure the state rate of $152 (406) 587-8180 - mention the Montana State Library room block to secure this rate. Summer rates still apply in Bozeman; the conference rate is a 20% discount over the standard rate at this hotel and is the state authorized rate for Bozeman in the summer. There are many other hotel options nearby as well, though rooms fill up fast with summer visitors and college activities.

Stay and extra day and double your professional development:

September 8th 9 am - 4:30 pm

Bozeman Public Library - Large Meeting Room

Trustee & library administrator's seminar: 

Working Together: Building & nurturing positive relationships with governing agencies & the community

presented by the Local Government Center of Montana State University

6 CE: library administration

Registration is open in the MT Library Directory

CLICK HERE for detailed information

Travel stipends are available for NEW public library directors and for public library trustees. Contact Joann Flick jflick@mt.gov for more information about stipends

MSL Workshops & Trustee training seminars are planned and presented with support from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.