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MSL Workshops - SIDNEY

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Continuing Education
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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:00 AM
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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:30 PM


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TO CLAIM CE CREDITS FOR THIS EVENT, select each session attended  - use the "Continuing Education" link on the right menu (you must be logged into ASPeN to view this link).

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 and Jan Anderson (Bibliostat) 

A new vendor is coming to town, so join Pam & Jan 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: 1 technology


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.  



Best Western Golden Prairie

820 S Central Ave
Sidney, MT 59270



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Flick, Joann - Staff (Montana State Library)
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