Meaningful Measurement Workshop

Meaningful Measurement Workshop
The State Library of NC is happy to announce another event as part of its Meaningful Measurement Initiative to build evaluation and assessment skills in public libraries.  Join us for a two-day workshop, November 16-17, in Raleigh, NC to hear from experts on topics including: planning meaningful evaluations of library programs and services finding community ...

Free Training: October 2017

Register for events on the Train Station. ASSESSMENT & PLANNING Oct 4: A Networking for Disaster Management in the Performing Arts (Lyrasis) Oct 10: Strategic Planning 101 (Utah State Library) Oct 18: Strategic Directions: Strategic Thinking: Five Years Ahead (NISO) Oct 19: Using Project Outcome Data to Improve & Support Library Programming (Public Library Association) ...

Fall In-Person Workshops from the State Library

Fall In-Person Workshops from the State Library
Sign up for events on the Train Station!

Reminder: Project Outcome Training – Registration closes 9/24/17

Reminder: Project Outcome Training - Registration closes 9/24/17
Would you like to implement outcome measurement in your library? Join us for this free Project Outcome Regional Training, a full day, in-person workshop on October 5, 9am – 4pm in High Point Museum, High Point, NC. At this workshop, a Project Outcome trainer will facilitate the planning process for implementing outcome measurement using Project Outcome tools. ...

Project Outcome Training: Learn how to collect outcome data about your library programs!

Project Outcome Training: Learn how to collect outcome data about your library programs!
Public library services put people on the path to literacy, technological know-how, or a better job – but what we are often missing is the data to show it. Outcome measurement helps libraries answer the questions: How can we better measure and demonstrate our community impact? What good did our services do? Would you like ...

Continuing Education Opportunities: September 2017

Thanks again to our friends at the Wyoming State Library for collecting the monthly list of CE offerings! September 1 Beyond Out-of-the-Box: Digital Climbers at Muncie Public Library (Indiana State Library) Rebecca Parker and Stuart Cotton will discuss their Digital Climbers STEAM learning program, and how they gave up on traditional STEAM programming in favor ...

Webinar Series: Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys

Webinar Series: Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys
We’re excited to announce a new, two-part webinar series sponsored by the State Library! Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys Description: Surveys are a great way to connect with your community to find out exactly what they want, need and expect from your library but they must be done right! This two-part webinar will provide an ...

Scholarships available to 3 Library Juice courses!

The State Library of North Carolina is offering scholarships to 3 Library Juice courses listed below for NC library staff and directors during the month of September. These 4-week courses are asynchronous – you complete them on your own time and at your convenience. The courses run September 5 through September 30.  Register today for ...

Scholarships to online management courses

The State Library of North Carolina is offering scholarships to the 2 Library Juice management and leadership courses listed below for NC library staff. These 4-week courses are asynchronous – you complete them on your own time and at your convenience. The courses run September 5 through September 30. Register today for these courses here. ...

Scholarship Opportunity: Telling the Library Story with Data

Do you want to demonstrate the impact of your organization? Would you like to take library data and turn it into a story that resonates with stakeholders? Are you interested in designing effective data visualizations, including charts and infographics? The State Library of NC is pleased to offer scholarships to Telling the Library Story with Data, an asynchronous, online ...