The MarcEdit Workshop with Terry Reese was held on Monday, May 18 at The William K. Sanford Town Library (Colonie) in Loudonville, NY. Well over forty librarians, including some guests from out of state, gathered to gain insight on the ways that MarcEdit software can help them manage their catalog records.
On May 14, 2015, Deborah Lines Andersen, an Associate Professor at the University at Albany, visited Southeastern to teach a group of two dozen librarians a refresher crash-course on how to use and manipulate data for better surveys and focus groups.
On Thursday, April 30, Joanna DiPasquale, Digital Initiatives Librarian at Vassar College, taught a class on the basics of coding and programming at Southeastern NY Library Resources Council.
On April 17th, 2015 over thirty local librarians and students enthusiastically partook in an event highlighting the importance of computer privacy. Bard College graciously hosted the event, which featured presenters Kade Crockford, Mariko Hirose, and Alison Macrina.
You are in for a treat if the next presentation you attend is hosted by one of the participants of "Creating Powerful Presentations" at SENYLRC last week. Polly-Alida Farrington visited SENYLRC to teach us about new tools and techniques we can use to improve they way we visually present information.
If you are a reference, circulation, or other type of librarian who is encounters RDA records in your catalog and want to know more about it, we are hosting a workshop called RDA Lite that is made specifically for you! For copy catalogers, we will be presenting Practical RDA.
The details of both are below.