ANMIG September Chat - Open Forum
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, US/Eastern
Are you a new ALCTS member interested in learning more about the section, but wondering where to begin or who to ask? Join the ALCTS New Member Interest Group (ANMIG) as we tackle that topic and others that may be of interest to new ALCTS/ALA members and new professionals in an open chat on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 3PM EDT. Several seasoned ANMIG officers will be on hand to answer questions and talk about their experiences of being new and how they got involved. Come with your questions or to chat with ANMIG and your peers! To learn more about ANMIG and our activities, visit our web page for a description and all of our social media links: http://www.ala.org/alcts/mgrps/ig/ats-ignmbr
Emily Sanford, ANMIG Co-Chair, will be hosting this session along with the assistance of Erin Boyd, ANMIG Co-Chair. The chat is open to all ALA members. To join the chat: http://connect.ala.org/node/211688 (You must be registered. See instructions below to register)
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/211688.