A one day, seminar-style, training event.
9 - 11:45 am - Collection Development with the Montana Shared Catalog - Rebekah Kamp & Keiley McGregor
Learn about conducting data-driven collection management, running maintenance reports in BLUEcloud Analytics (BCA), handling inventory, and more!
CE category: 3 collection management and technical services
11:45 - 1 pm lunch on your own
1 pm - 2 pm -
Census 2020 - Montana's Complete Count & the Role of Libraries - Jo Flick & Tracy Cook
The 2020 Census will be conducted mostly online - so public libraries have an important role to play in helping residents without internet access at home in completing their census forms. Your State Library has compiled a tool kit and resources to help libraries promote a complete count for Montana. Get your toolkit at this training, or look for other training events planned throughout Fall-Winter 2019-20.
CE category: 1 library services to the public
2:15- 4:15 Public Library Statistics - Pam Henley
A new vendor is coming to town, so join Pam to learn how to
use Bibliostat to complete the annual Public Library Survey
find definitions and instructions
conduct edit checks and how to correct errors to ensure entered data is accurate
CE category: 2 library administration
The Best Western Golden Prairie is holding rooms at the state rate until September 3; call 406 433 4560 to reserve a room and note that you are part of the MT State Library room block.