Our second #SLAtalk will take place on Tuesday, April 9th, and will seek participation from new and veteran information professionals, as well as current students at graduate schools of library and information science.
2 choices on Tuesday, April 9th:
Session #1 at 18:30 GMT (1:30 pm Eastern / 10:30 am Pacific)
Session #2 at 00:00 GMT (7:00 pm Eastern / 4:00 pm Pacific)
Questions to Answer:
subjects or skills do you wish you were taught or exposed to in library school?
-Session #1: 18:30 – 18:45 GMT
-Session #2: 00:00 – 00:15 GMT
was your favorite class or project in LIS school? How have you applied what you
learned to your career?
-Session #1: 18:45 – 19:00 GMT
-Session #2: 00:15 – 00:30 GMT
formal supplemental education, if any, did you pursue after library school?
-Session #1: 19:00 – 19:15 GMT
-Session #2: 00:30 – 00:45 GMT
recommendations would you give a library school student?
-Session #1: 19:15 – 19:30 GMT
-Session #2: 00:45 – 01:00 GMT
In the Spirit of Organization:
By splitting the questions into 15-minute intervals we can keep the discussion organized and make it easier for participants to interact. We’ll help by tweeting the appropriate question from @SLAhq at the start of each interval, so take that as your queue to move on.
New to this?
Prepare with some light reading:
“Preparing Future Professionals through Broad Competency Planning,” from the Jan/Feb ’12 issue of Information Outlook.
Following the session:
Check back into this SLA Blog post after the #SLAtalk, where we’ll post some of the best ideas that you all have tweeted. Notice your tweet being favorited from @SLAhq? Your handle and tweet will be posted here!