March 2002

Library Leadership Ohio
Facilitating Dialogue
CAMLS Events and Training
Member News

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The Dog Ate My PDA
April 30, 2002
If you think libraries aren't ready for PDAs, hear what national expert Steve Bush has to say. Steve will even give away a Palm to one participant.

Learn more at these sites:

The Handheld Librarian
"blog"-style site lets users share tips and experiences
Steve Bush's acclaimed site
Facilitates the ceation of open-source software for handhelds

Upcoming CAMLS meetings and programs

Photoshop for the Web
Monday, April 8, 2002
Enhance your web design skills and library website with graphics created in Adobe Photoshop, the most popular and powerful application for digital design and web graphics. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Technical Services Committee Program
Tuesday, April 9, 2002
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Euclid Public Library
Stephanie Ashley from BWI will demonstrate the BWI Website and discuss online ordering of Children's and Young Adult Books.

Creating Excellence in Library Services
Wednesday, April 10, 2002
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This interactive seminar will focus on how libraries can excel, innovate and continue to be relevant and customer focused in the 21st century. Cate McNeely''s progressive ideas and techniques can be applied to new buildings, renovations, and daily operations.

Reference Services Committee Program
Thursday, April 11, 2002
Parma Regional Library
Presenter Melanie Deutsch will lead a lively discussion on which of today?s books will be on college required reading lists in 2040, and on what makes a "classic".

Young Adult Committee Program
Monday, April 22, 2002
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library
Dr. James Delisle will present "Attracting, Keeping, and Surviving the Wallflower Patrons."

Discovering Guided Reading
Wednesday, April 24, 2002
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Learn how librarians and teachers can support this innovative approach to reading instruction.

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