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PLAN FLA Mini Conference

Join us on Friday, August 25, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Florida State University – Panama City for the PLAN FLA Mini Conference. Attendees will be welcomed to the conference by FLA President Robin Shader, Director of the Northwest Regional Library System. Keynote: Collaborators for the Future: Trends, Signals, and the Library …

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Extreme Makeover: Library Marketing and (re)Branding Edition (FLA CE Event)

Is your library branding stuck in a rut? Does it seem like your presence in the community isn’t being heard loudly enough? Is it time to rethink how your library markets and brands itself in the community? Join us as Hernando County Public Library’s (HCPL) Director of Libraries and Community Services, Adam Brooks, shares some …

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Beyond SpringShare: Embedding Additional Technology Into Your LibGuides (FLA)

LibGuides have become a hot word in the LIS field with more and more libraries exploring the versatility of this fairly inexpensive product. At Daytona State College, we’re working on creating aesthetically pleasing, informative, and interactive guides by using the tools provided by SpringShare, as well as additional free/cheap web based technologies. Examples of some …

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Call for Poster Proposals: FLA Annual Conference, May 1-3, 2013

The FLA Continuing Education committee invites proposals for posters to be exhibited during the FLA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL. To learn more about the conference, please go to the conference page: http://www.flalib.org/conference_2013.php We encourage proposals for posters related to the program theme “New Possibilities and Partnerships” chosen by current FLA president Barbara Stites. Posters …

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Google Indoor Maps for Public Libraries (FLA)

Time:    1:00  – 1:45 pm EST In November 2011, Google launched Indoor Maps, an exciting addition to the award-winning Google Maps. Indoor Google Maps will enhance your building’s overhead or satellite view by replacing that with a floor plan of your building’s public areas. This innovation helps visitors find their destination in large or unfamiliar …

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On the Cutting Edge Through Budget Cuts or Doing More with Less (BCLA/FLA/SEFLIN)

Libraries are changing faster than ever.  We see less money, fewer staff and more business every day.  With e-government, e-books and e-readers, even the types of services we offer change daily.  Some libraries thrive while others barely survive… Hear from some who have managed to stay on the cutting edge in spite of budget cuts… …

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FLA Friends, Foundation, and Boards Workshop – (Lee County) – SWFLN

9:00 – 9:30 Registration and refreshments courtesy of host Friends of the Library organization Raising Funds, Raising Friends, Raising our Voices – Sally Gardner Reed Sally Gardner Reed, Executive Director, Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF – formerly FOLUSA) will discuss best practices across the country for raising money for libraries and …

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