Archive for November, 2011

BPLG Meeting and Training: Friday, January 13 in San José – 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Monday, November 28th, 2011

There was a bit of confusion on the start time of this meeting but here is the scoop as of 1/7/12.  This meeting will begin as usual at 9:30 a.m. and go until 10:30 a.m. From 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. we’ll have a chance to listen and learn from members, Adrian Barrientos, Lael Takiguchi, Dora Irene Morales, and Maynard Martinez when they present La Pasión De La Colección, the presentation they gave at the REFORMA National Conference in September.  What a great opportunity to get info on collection development for Spanish speaking and Latino library users.  Come early and get ready for an info filled get together.

Date:  Friday, January 13, 2012
Time:  BPLG meeting 9:30-10:30, Presentation 10:30-11:30
Place: East San José Carnegie Branch Library
1102 E. Santa Clara St.
San José, CA 95116

Upcoming BPLG Meetings

Saturday, November 26th, 2011

Put these dates on your calendar and ask for time off way in advance so that you can attend the upcoming BPLG meetings.  There’s BPLG business, information to share,  upcoming trainings and friends to catch up with in the next meetings.  Get the most you can from BPLG and  join us!

All meetings begin at 9:30

January 13:
East San José Carnegie Branch Library
1102 E. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95116

March 23:
Fremont Main Library
2400 Stevenson Blvd.
Fremont, CA  94538

SJSU SLIS Library 2.011 Conference and Fall 2011 Colloquia Presentations

Friday, November 4th, 2011

The San Jose State School of Library and Information Science keeps things interesting with upcoming colloquims and the Library 2.011 Conference.  All are free and online.  Thanks to Peggy Cabrera for keeping us updated on whats happening at SJSU.

The SLIS offer Colloquia presentations to foster enhanced learning and knowledge sharing and the Fall 2011 series has a lot to offer.  You’ll find full details and dates on the SJU SLIS Colloquia Series page.

SJSU SLIS is also the founding conference sponser of what looks to be an exciting and enlightening online event, the Library 2.011 Conference.  The Library 2.011 conference will be a unique chance to participate in a global conversation on the current and future state of libraries.  The conference takes place Nov 2-3rd and will take place across mutliple time zones.  Get full details on the “Happenings” page of the  SJSU SLIS website.