In the News: BiblioTemps® Manager Kelly Woodside presents at LIASA/HELIG

Bibliotemps® Manager and MLS Advisor Kelly Woodside made a presentation to the Library Association of South Africa’s Higher Education Library Interest Group (LIASA HELIG) on September 4.  The presentation, “Temporary Staffing Solutions for Libraries: A Consortial Approach in Massachusetts” was delivered virtually and based on a similar presentation Kelly made at the annual meeting of the American Library Association in July.

Small Libraries Forum – Request for Presentations

Join MA Board of Library Commissioners and Massachusetts Library System as we co-sponsor a day conference for small libraries across the Commonwealth at our Small Libraries Forum: Spark, Sustain, Share, Inspire.

What has your library done that makes it shine? We’re looking for 6-8 remarkable small libraries to showcase their efforts through posters or table presentations at the Small Libraries Forum on October 29, 2014.

We invite librarians from all small libraries to submit brief proposals for their presentation on the afternoon of October 29 at the Sturbridge Host. Libraries can create a poster, tabletop display, or presentation to be displayed on tables during a dedicated 30-minute session.

Your proposal must be received by September 14 and should include:

  • Library Name, Location
  • Contact Person
  • Email
  • Telephone
  • One paragraph description of your project or program

You can find the form for submitting your proposal here. Proposals and questions should be emailed to Kristi Chadwick, kristi@masslibsystem.org.