2017 Emerging Tech Symposium

The 2017 Emerging Tech Symposium is dedicated to creativity and invention by means of makerspaces and fablabs. The day will feature speakers discussing their projects, their partnerships, their goals and their hoped for outcomes.  If you are interested in makerspaces and fablabs, are charged with creating and/or maintaining a makerspace or fablab, or are trying to figure out the role of a makerspace or fablab in your environment – this is the Symposium for you! In addition, we will have a poster session on projects from our region’s libraries.    For more information or to submit a...

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ALA Youth Media Awards

American Library Association announces 2017 youth media award winners ATLANTA- The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults – including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards – at its Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. A list of all the 2017 award winners follows: John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature: “The Girl Who Drank the Moon,” written by Kelly Barnhill, is the 2017 Newbery Medal winner. The book is published by Algonquin Young...

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Emerging Techbits Podcast: Episode 25

Screencast-O-Matic | Aipoly | Fisher Price Codeapillar | Ehang 184 Screencast-O-Matic http://bit.ly/1Kv2Ce8 Aipoly http://bit.ly/20jy08Q Fisher Price Code-a-pillar http://bit.ly/1ZHHwQX Ehang 184 Autonomous Passenger Drone http://bit.ly/1QjGSX8

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New Techbits Podcast

Resume Creation Sites | StartupStash | Chronos | ONAGOfly Standard Resume- http://bit.ly/1maTCW9 Creddle- http://bit.ly/1XWCHaV CV Maker- http://bit.ly/1Y2AUvJ Visual CV- http://bit.ly/1Y2BmtV Resume.com- http://bit.ly/1jOnhT7 Startup Stash: http://bit.ly/1QhjH2i Chronos: http://bit.ly/1SQPfd2 ONAGOfly: http://bit.ly/1U9figK   Don’t forget to sign up for the 2016 Emerging Tech...

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2016 Directors’ Retreat

Last year’s attendees had this to say about the retreat: Networking, inspiration, ideas, encouragement I liked that you were able to adjust the topic based on the conversations and questions that took place in the evening. That was great real world discussions/problem-solving with other directors 2016 Directors’ Retreat Wednesday & Thursday May 25 & 26, 2016 @ Mohican State Park You’ve heard plenty about library – community partnerships. Come, relax, sit back and hear how these collaborations can be part of your Presence Based Leadership. You’ll leave with a plan to...

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