NER has enlisted the services of Rita Gavelis as a Technology Instructor for New England NNLM members. Full Members are eligible to arrange for Rita to come to their location and hold small group sessions on a variety of topics and tools such as:
* Information Management: RSS, LibraryThing, open source tools;
* Collaboration: wikis, Skype and group conferencing tools;
* Tools development and tutorials for teaching: Delicious, LibGuides, screencasting;
* Social Networking and advanced Internet searching.
Rita has been the Technology Trainer / Consultant for the Metrowest Massachusetts Regional Library System for the last five years, and has taught technology-based topics for both the Connecticut and Rhode Island State Libraries as well as the Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science. She has over 20 years of teaching and library experience, and enjoys the challenges of introducing emerging technologies into multi-type libraries.
To arrange a class with Rita, contact her at email@example.com or call her directly at 978/662-2219 or 617/605.0104. Let Rita know you are an NN/LM member.
Members requesting a session should consider pairing up with one or more members for small group learning. Members should arrange to provide Internet access for the location. The Technology Instructor is also available for group sessions like your state health sciences library associations.
Feel free to contact Javier (firstname.lastname@example.org) directly if you have any questions.