Upcoming Events:
Thursday, August 22 9:30-noon
The CAMLS-OHIONET Product Fair
Cuyahoga County Public Library Administration Building, 2111 Snow Road, Parma.

Tour a variety of OCLC products and services including:
Cataloging
Resource Sharing
Digitization
24x7 Digital Reference

Cost is Free
RSVP to Mike Snyder, ph. 216.921.3900.
Wednesday, September 18, 9:30 - 12:00
CAMLS Advisory Council Meeting
Cuyahoga County Public Library Administrative Building, Parma

The main topic of discussion will be the review of recommendations from the CAMLS Strategic Planning Committee. The 17-member committee will have met five times since the March 20 Advisory Council meeting as they develop new strategies and directions for CAMLS in the coming months and years. Dr. John Yankey of the Mandel School for Non-Profit Organizations is facilitating the process.

In this Issue:

New Web Portal. My CAMLS strengthens our commitment to supporting your professional development and training. More>>

Library Leadership Ohio: Meet the Class of 2002! More>>

CAMLS Offers Scholarship to CSU Leadership Academy
The prestigious local academy recognizes that the future of a community rests on integrative leadership across professions. The Academy has had a librarian in attendance for the past nine years, thanks largely to CAMLS scholarship opportunity. More>>

Readers Advisory
Technology has contributed to a cultural shift away from books, or so it seems. Dr. Catherine Sheldrick Ross from the University of Western Ontario is a speaker at the third Back to The Book conference co-sponsored by CAMLS and NOLA. Dr. Ross' paper, "Reading in the Digital Age" presents a fascinating look at the place of books and reading in modern life and how libraries can respond.

Member News
Award winners, retirements, and more current news on your CAMLS colleagues.
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CAMLS weblog
Our monthly collection of news and resources
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