08 June 2009

Good Fortune Comes Our Way: Field Trips, Week of June 8, 2009

Thursday marks the long-awaited reopening of Brooklyn Public Library's Kings Highway branch. Shuttered for two full years, patrons can celebrate their newly renovated and handicap accessible library with live music and a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

For the rest of us, this week is rife with serious learning opportunities.
  • June 9: Get your job search advice from high-powered career consultant Laura Hill, courtesy of SLA-NY.
  • June 10-12: The International Conference on E-Learning in the Workplace: "By uniting the corporate and academic worlds, ICELW is creating a new synergy — one with the unique capability to realize the vast potential of e-learning in business and industry." And libraries, says I.
  • June 10: Twitter talk for librarians at the CUNY Graduate Center.
  • June 12: Learn the basics of media preservation and the history of the videotape at this IMAP workshop.
  • June 12-13: Do the vagaries of intellectual property rights make you all hot and bothered? Well then, does Iona have a conference for you!

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