Anne Reever Osborne
Assistant Regional Director
Jacqueline D. Johnson
Administrative Services Assistant
Technical Services Assistant
Library Information Systems Specialist
Training Recommendations Poll
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Buffalo River Regional Library
Buffalo River Regional Library Center
230 East James Campbell Blvd., Suite 108
Columbia, TN 37804
Training & Workshop Opportunities
2017-2018 In-service Training Calendar
All Training and Workshops are held at Buffalo River Regional Library Center unless otherwise noted. Times TBA.
11 Trustee Certification Challenge Day
17 Early Childhood Literacy with Jinx Watson
03 Writing a Technology Plan with Caleb Wray and Gina Hunter 9:15-11 am
03 Vendor Fair and Showcase 12-4 pm
17 Trustee Certification Challenge Day
01 Summer Reading 2018 Roundtable
TBD Library Directors' Roundtable
09 Online Privacy-Resources and Strategies with Bryan Neil Jones
01 Summer Reading Conference Nashville Public Library
07 DiSC and Effective Library Leadership with Gail Spragins, Director, Perry County Library
TBD Summer Reading Roundtable
11 Tri Regional Workshop Reader's Advisory with Becky Spratford -Brentwood Public Library
TBA Libraries, Technology and the Future
Vendor Fair & Showcase
Training and Workshop Opportunities
Friday, Nov 3, 2017: Vendor Fair and Showcase Come by BRRL and learn about products and services offered by library and technology vendors. Listen to short presentations and speak with vendors regarding your library's collection and technology needs.
Friday, Nov 3, 2017: Writing a Technology Plan LISS Caleb Wray and NSC Gina Hunter will provide instruction on best approaches and practices in writing a technology plan. Open to all library directors and staff responsible for library technology
Friday, Dec 1, 2017: Summer Reading 2018 RoundtablePick up the Summer Reading Program handbook and exchange ideas for summer reading program activities.