Reminder: Wednesday Chat, Careers in Technical Services
In a follow-up to the webinar ALCTS New Members Interest Group sponsored in May, Librarians Matter at Your Library: Finding a Career in Technical Services, the chat will focus on discussing careers in technical services. We will touch on what types of jobs are available in technical services, how to prepare for a job in technical services, and other questions that may not have been answered during the webinar. Come with your questions and be prepared for a fun and enlightening chat! Liz Siler, ALCTS New Members Interest Group (ANMIG) Chair, will be your host along with the assistance of Elyssa Sanner, ANMIG Secretary. The chat will be on May 15 from 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST and is open to ALA members of all types. To join the chat: http://connect.ala.org/node/205456.
1. If you're new to ALAConnect, here's how to join: If you want to log into ALAConnect, you'll need to log in to the ALA website with your ALA credentials, update your profile, and select the option to include yourself in Connect. Once you've saved this new preference, you should be able to log in to Connect using your ALA member information.
2. To join the chat (Step 3), you must join the ALCTS New Members Interest Group (ANMIG), which is easy!: Go to http://connect.ala.org/node/85257 and click the "Join" box under the search box in the left hand menu.
3. Once you've joined the community, you can join the chat here: http://connect.ala.org/node/205456