TSRT Workshop: "Take This Item & Catalog It!"
Register today for the OLA Technical Services Roundtable's fall workshop: "Take This Item & Catalog It!". Scheduled for Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Midwest City Library, the workshop focuses on how to catalog different formats using RDA and Dublin Core. Deadline to register is October 23. Learn more . . .
CATS Workshop: "Spotlight on Teen Services"
Registration is now open for "Spotlight on Teen Services", a workshop sponsored by OLA's Children and Teen Services Roundtable (CATS). This important workshop will help librarians improve services for teens in public libraries and communities, everything from programming to readersâ€™ advisory to advocacy. We'll look at practical ways to implement offerings for libraries within a diverse range of resources. You'll also learn how to recognize the key needs of teens and how to make connections to community partners in offering services to this age group.
The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, September 15 at the Northeastern State University Broken Arrow Campus. Deadline to register is September 8. Learn more . . .
OLA Workshop: Marketing Me
Registration is now open for the "Marketing Me" workshop, sponsored by the OLA Marketing Committee. It focuses on the wide range of interpersonal skills librarians need to master in order to succeed professionally. The workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at the Moore Public Library. Registration deadline is September 9, 2015. Learn more . . .
OLA 2015 - Call for Session Proposals
OLA 2016, the 109th Annual Conference of the Oklahoma Library Association, will be held March 30 - April 1, 2016 in Tulsa.
Mark your calendars today!
Do you have an idea for a session at the Conference? Submit a session proposal by November 6, 2015! This is your opportunity to turn on the light over any subject you think will benefit attendees!
Learn more . . .
The OTA Encyclo-Media Conference has 23 authors confirmed to participate in the conference, October 6-7, 2015. The registration form is available at http://ota.wildapricot.org/.
The July/August 2015 issue of the Oklahoma Librarian is now online. Check out the Table of Contents or download the entire issue in PDF.
Join an OLA Committee
Interested in getting more involved in your library association? To join an OLA Committee just fill out the Committee Preference Form. Your committee request goes straight to President-Elect Calypso Gilstrap, who makes committee assignments. It's easy and quick! Learn more . . .
Oklahoma Digital Collections
Michele Seikel and Tabitha Manners of the University & College Division have prepared a list of Digital Collections available from Oklahoma libraries. They provide a brief description and the URL.
The mission of the Oklahoma Library Association is to strengthen the quality of
libraries, library services and librarianship in Oklahoma.