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Tips & Tools to Build & Maintain Your Library's Collection

shelf esteem imageDate: Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Time: 10am - Noon (come at 9am for the $5 WCTS Book Sale!)
Location: Berlin Public Library (Kay Swan Meeting Room, 2nd floor), 121 West Park Avenue, Berlin, WI 54923 (map)

A panel of local staff will discuss practical tools and techniques you can use to build and maintain a well-rounded collection for your library.

Here's who you will hear from and what you will learn:

  • Selecting:
    • Linda De Nell, Director, Caestecker Public Library, Green Lake
      topic: tips for choosing materials that patrons will love
    • Cindy Wallace, Director, WCTS, Berlin
      topic: tools for finding great materials
  • De-Selecting:
    • Mark Arend, Assistant Director, Winnefox Library System
      topic: how to maintain the health of your collection using the CREW Method (Continuous Review, Evaluation, and Weeding)
    • Melissa Klein, ILS Specialist, Winnefox Library System
      topic: demo of how to use SirsiDynix MobileCirc to scan materials and use its weeding suggestions

Continuing education contact hours: 2

This workshop is sponsored by the Winnefox Library System.

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