Planning Your Library’s Future:
Restructuring for Better Service
A workshop sponsored by the University and College Division
and the Public Library Division
February 24, 2017 at the Metropolitan Library System’s Northwest Library
Where: Northwest Library, Metropolitan Library System, 5600 NW 122nd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73142
When: February 24, 2017
Description: Library organizations and library jobs are changing. New patron needs, new service models, new technology, and new economic realities have all led to reorganization in libraries and to a rethinking of how academic, public, and school libraries use people, spaces, and technology to serve their clientele. This workshop will explore changes in different types of libraries and help both managers and frontline librarians and staff offer excellent service in this new library organizational landscape.
Cost: $65 OLA Members, $130 Non-Members, $30 Students
Lunch included, from Zoe ’s Kitchen: Chicken Kabobs OR Veggie Kabobs
Registration Deadline: February 17, 2017
|| Registration & Coffee
|| Large Academic Libraries: Lori Goetsch, Dean of Kansas State University Libraries
|| Large Public Systems: Tim Rogers, Executive Director, Metropolitan Library System
Smaller Public Systems: Tim Miller, Executive Director, Western Plains Library System
|| Lunch on-site
|| Municipal Libraries: Sara Schieman, Mabel C. Fry Public Library, Yukon, OK
|| School Libraries: Kathryn Lewis, Director of Media Services and Instructional Technology, & Stacy Shrank, Library Information Specialist, Norman Public Schools
|| Smaller Academic Libraries: Cathy Blackman, Associate Professor/Cataloging Librarian, and Wensheng Wang, Associate Professor/Access Services Librarian, Cameron University
|| Wrap-up and evaluations
For more information, contact David Oberhelman at 405-744-9773 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions about registration? Email Kay Boies, email@example.com, or call 405-525-5100.