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PCI Webinar - Weed ‘em and Reap: Readers Advisory Benefits of  Fiction Weeding

FREE for members (or $15/$20) - While weeding training often focuses on nonfiction and informational materials, tending your fiction and popular materials collections are just as important!

4/17/2019
When: 04/17/2019
12:30 - 1:30 pm
Where: Online
United States
Contact: 513-751-4422


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PCI Webinar with Karen Toonen
Weed ‘em and Reap: Readers Advisory Benefits of Fiction Weeding
Must register by Friday, April 12th.

While weeding training often focuses on nonfiction and informational materials, tending your fiction and popular materials collections are just as important!

Keeping popular materials well-curated can revitalize collections, increase circulation, and enhance the visibility of diverse materials. Weeding is a tool that focuses your active readers advisory efforts while simplifying your collection’s passive readers advisory potential. Learn tips and tricks for reaping the readers advisory benefits of actively weeding your collections.

Fearful of the scythe? Bring you questions, fears, or doubts to this interactive and informative program on April 17th .

Who should attend?

  • Collection Services Staff
  • Any staff responsible for weeding any collection

Competencies Covered:

  • Collection Development and Management

Presenter:

Karen Toonen is the Collection Development Librarian at Naperville Public Library in Naperville, IL, recently promoted to this position after 11 years with as an Adult Services Librarian. She is a member of the Adult Reading Round Table and its Steering Committee, and is currently helping to lead the ARRT two-year Romance Genre Study.

Her passion is connecting people with stories they enjoy, regardless of format.

CEUs:

OLC accepts 1 CEU.

KDLA accepts up to CEU.

ISL accepts up to 1 LEU/TLEU.

Price:

FREE for employees of Supporting Member Institutions 
$15 for everyone in Ohio
$20 for everyone else

 

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