LA County Metro Librarian Selected as a Member of Collective Wisdom: Libraries, Archives, and Museums (LAM) Conference Exchange

LA County Metro Librarian Selected as a Member of Collective Wisdom: Libraries, Archives, and Museums (LAM) Conference Exchange

LA Metro’s Digital Resources Librarian and former LA as Subject Executive Chair Kenn Bicknell has been selected as a member of Collective Wisdom: Libraries, Archives, and Museums (LAM) Conference Exchange. Kenn is one of 18 individuals from across the United States selected to explore cross-sector practices and culture, share insights, and develop recommendations about potential […] Read More

WTKN Webinar: Transportation Library Valuation/Return-On-Investment

        WTKN’s Valuation/Return-On-Investment (ROI) Webinar Join us for a Webinar on November 19, 2014 Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/142132304 Minnesota DOT (MnDOT) Library Director Sheila Hatchell will be presenting information on the topic of valuation and return-on-investment (ROI) for transportation and specialized libraries. Minnesota DOT library completed […] Read More

WTKN Annual Meeting Minneapolis

WTKN held the first annual meeting following the Pooled Fund meeting in Minneapolis, MN on September 19th and 20th, 2013.  Webconferencing connections allowed members to connect remotely and take part in the conversation.  The extended length of time allowed for conversations on many different topics, and discussion of direction for the future.  Inez Hopkins from […] Read More

Kaleidoscope Newsletter

The newsletter of the Transportation Division, edited by Rosalyn Alleman: http://transportation.sla.org/communications/kaleidoscope-newsletter/ Remember – Rosalyn is always looking for ideas and submissions!

2013 SLA Conference – Transportation Division Activities

Click here to view Transportation Division sponsored and co-sponsored sessions and activities.  Some handouts/slides/presentations from sessions attended by members: Transportation Division Blog, with GTRIC presentations: http://transportation.sla.org/2013/06/05/sla-2013-gtric-schedule/  Science and Engineering 101: https://www.sla.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/SciandEng101_Manasco.pdf https://www.sla.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SciandEng101_Lembo.pdf Joyful Negotiating with Mary Ellen Bates http://www.batesinfo.com/extras/assets/joyful.pdf Librarians as Intelligence Analysts https://www.sla.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/ LibrariansIntelligenceAnalysts_Reid.pdf 60 Sites in 60 Minutes http://www.slideshare.net/iBraryGuy/60-sites-in-60-minutes-sla-2013

AASHTO RAC TKN Task Force

http://research.transportation.org/Pages/TransportationKnowledgeNetworks.aspx This is the link to the Task Force website