For those attending the SLBI Conference next week, here’s the agenda….
White Pine Library Cooperative members,
Date: Wednesday May 22, 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Plan to attend the CRASE presentation at the St Charles District Library, 132 S Saginaw St, St Charles, MI.
10:00 am – 11:30 am Trooper Mark Burch is the speaker, from the Michigan State Police Freeland Post.
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Adam Oster, Community Engagement Library, Library of Michigan will also present a session on how libraries can make themselves more vital to their communities.
If you are unable to attend, send staff members – even a board member or two.
Thanks to Nannette Pretzer for hosting.
Beginning Workshop Registration now open - May 15 - 17, 2019
Registration for the 2019 Beginning Workshop is now open! To register, visit the Library of Michigan's event registration system.
Beginning Workshop is an intensive 3-day workshop for library staff seeking a level 3 or 4 certificate. Content is geared towards attendees with little or no previous library experience. Subjects include collections, customer service, technology, library law, programming, and much more.
For details on the agenda and lodging reservations visit: https://www.michigan.gov/beginningworkshop.
Dr. Steve Albrecht is internationally-known for his training programs and consulting work in workplace and school violence prevention and library safety and security. Steve continues to speak, train, consult, and write on tough organizational behavior topics. He brings his HR, training, law enforcement, security, coaching, and writing background to issues like violence and security risk assessments, sexual or racial harassment, diversity, drugs and alcohol at work, team conflicts, and employee stress. His clients include city and county governments; public, law, and college libraries; Joint Powers Authorities (JPAs); K-12 school districts; colleges and universities; and private-sector firms.
Shirley Bruursema, Trustee Kent District Library, will review the new Trustee Manual from the Library of Michigan.
Larry Neal, Director Clinton Macomb District Library, will outline roles for directors and trustees.
Please join Shirley and Larry along with other trustees from the White Pine Library Cooperative area to discuss why your “job” is important and other various topics of interest.
Shirley and Larry are well known presenters across Michigan and Nationally for library administration, board training and millage campaigns.
Registration is now posted for our next Co-op Director's Association (MCDA) sponsored [free] webinar:
An Introduction to Cybersecurity and How to Begin a Cybersecurity Program
What - During this session, attendees will learn the basics of cybersecurity and how to protect themselves from external threats with little to no cost.
Topics will include:
Proper password hygiene and two factor authentication
Cloud based security recommendations
Information sharing with trusted third parties
What to look for in Phishing emails
Protecting sensitive data
When - Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Who - Anyone associated with a library in Michigan
How - Register here and connect with your computer and headphones/mic or phone
Trainer - Jason Brown, CISSP, Chief Information Security Officer, Merit
firstname.lastname@example.org | 734.527.7210 p | 734.527.5790 f | www.merit.edu
1000 Oakbrook Drive, Suite 200 | Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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