Announcing the NN/LM SE/A Professional Development Library
The RML now houses a collection of monographic and media titles in support of professional development in the SE/A region. These materials circulate for free via DOCLINE. Topics include but are not limited to grant-writing, consulting, technology in libraries, website usability, evaluation, and library marketing. Additionally, SE/A is collecting DVDs of MLA webinars and titles. The DVDs are currently being processed but when available will be viewable for MLA CE credit.
Instructions for ordering from the collection and getting MLA CE Credit are available on the NN/LM SE/A website .
Titles in the collection:
A guide to developing end user education programs in medical libraries / Elizabeth Connor, editor.
ABCs of e-books [videorecording] : strategies for the medical library.
Addressing patients’ health literacy needs.
Answering consumer health questions : the Medical Library Association guide for reference librarians / Michele Spatz.
Answers to the health questions people ask in libraries / Laura Townsend Kane, Rozalynd P. McConnaughy, Steven Patrick Wilson ; with David L. Townsend.
Applications of social research methods to questions in information and library science / Barbara M. Wildemuth.
Basic training for trainers : a handbook for new trainers / Gary Kroehnert.
Beyond bullet points : using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 to create presentations that inform, motivate, and inspire / Cliff Atkinson
Bienvenidos! = Welcome! : a handy resource guide for marketing your library to Latinos / Susannah Mississippi Byrd ; foreword by Carol Brey-Casiano.
Bit literacy : productivity in the age of information and e-mail overload / by Mark Hurst.
Blueprint for your library marketing plan : a guide to help you survive and thrive / by Patricia H. Fisher and Marseille M. Pride ; with assistance from Ellen G. Miller.
Building digital libraries : a how-to-do-it manual / Terry Reese, Jr., Kyle Banerjee.
Business cases for info pros : here’s why, here’s how / Ulla de Stricker.
Conflict management for libraries : strategies for a positive, productive workplace / Jack G. Montgomery and Eleanor I. Cook ; with contributions from Pat Wagner and Glenda Hubbard.
Creating a comprehensive information literacy plan : a how-to-do-it manual and CD-ROM for librarians / Joanna M. Burkhardt, Mary C. MacDonald, Andree J. Rathemacher.
Creating your library brand : communicating your relevance and value to your patrons / Elisabeth Doucett.
Cultural programming for libraries : linking libraries, communities, and culture / Deborah A. Robertson with the Public Programs Office of the American Library Association ; with assistance from Susan Brandehoff, Mary Davis Fournier, and Laura Hayes.
Designing Web usability / Jakob Nielsen.
Disaster planning : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians with planning templates on CD-ROM / Deborah D. Halsted, Richard P. Jasper, Felicia M. Little.
Document delivery and interlibrary loan on a shoestring / Emily Knox.
Don’t make me think! : a common sense approach to Web usability / Steve Krug.
Engaging the community in decision making : case studies tracking participation, voice and influence / Roz Diane Lasker and John A. Guidry.
Evaluating the impact of your library / Sharon Markless and David Streatfield.
Evidence-based medicine : how to practice and teach EBM / David L. Sackett … [et al.].
Fundamentals of library supervision / Joan Giesecke and Beth McNeil.
Going beyond Google : the Invisible Web in learning and teaching / Jane Devine and Francine Egger-Sider.
Grants for libraries : a how-to-do-it manual / Stephanie K. Gerding, Pamela H. MacKellar.
Health informatics for medical librarians / Ana D. Cleveland and Donald B. Cleveland.
Health literacy from A to Z : practical ways to communicate your health message / Helen Osborne.
Health matters : a pocket guide for working with diverse cultures and underserved populations / Michelle Yehieli and Mark Grey.
How libraries and librarians help : a guide to identifying user-centered outcomes / Joan C. Durrance and Karen E. Fisher ; with Marian Bouch Hinton.
How to ask survey questions / Arlene Fink.
How to be the life of the podium : openers, closers & everything in between to keep them listening / Sylvia Simmons.
Improving survey questions : design and evaluation / Floyd J. Fowler, Jr.
Information literacy assessment : standards-based tools and assignments / Teresa Y. Neely ; foreword by Hannelore Rader.
Intellectual property : everything the digital-age librarian needs to know / Timothy Lee Wherry.
Internet cool tools for physicians / Melissa L. Rethlefsen, David L. Rothman, Daniel S. Mojon.
Introduction to reference sources in the health sciences / compiled and edited by Jeffrey T. Huber, Jo Anne Boorkman, Jean Blackwell.
Introduction to reference sources in the health sciences / Compiled and edited by Jo Anne Boorkman, Jeffrey Huber, Fred Roper.
Is consulting for you? : a primer for information professionals / Ulla de Stricker.
Librarians as community partners : an outreach handbook / edited by Carol Smallwood.
Library contests : a how-to-do-it manual / Kathleen R.T. Imhoff, Ruthie Maslin.
Library mashups : exploring new ways to deliver library data / edited by Nicole C. Engard.
Library public relations, promotions, and communications : a how-to-do-it manual / Lisa A. Wolfe.
Licensing and managing electronic resources / Becky Albitz.
Managing budgets and finances : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians and information professionals / Arlita W. Hallam and Teresa R. Dalston.
Measuring your library’s value : how to do a cost-benefit analysis for your public library / Donald S. Elliott … [et al.].
Models of proposal planning & writing / Jeremy T. Miner and Lynn E. Miner.
Moodle 1.9 teaching techniques : creative ways to build powerful and effective online courses / William Rice, Susan Smith Nash
Planning programs for adult learners : a practical guide for educators, trainers, and staff developers / Rosemary S. Caffarella.
Playful activities for powerful presentations / Bruce Williamson.
Practical research methods for librarians and information professionals / Susan E. Beck and Kate Manuel.
Prioritizing Web usability / Jakob Nielsen, Hoa Loranger.
Proposal planning & writing / Jeremy T. Miner and Lynn E. Miner.
Qualitative research for the information professional : a practical handbook / G.E. Gorman and Peter Clayton ; with contributions from Sydney J. Shep and Adela Clayton.
Research design : qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches / John W. Creswell.
Rocket surgery made easy : the do-it-yourself guide to finding and fixing usability problems / Steve Krug.
Running a small library : a how-to-do-it manual / edited by John Moorman.
Serving Latino communities : a how-to-do-it manual for librarians / Camila Alire, Jacqueline Ayala.
Serving new immigrant communities in the library / Sondra Cuban ; foreword by Kathleen de la Pena McCook.
Solving the powerpoint predicament : using digital media for effective communication / Tom Bunzel.
Staff development strategies that work! : stories and strategies from new librarians / edited by Georgie L. Donovan and Miguel A. Figueroa.
Survey questions : handcrafting the standardized questionnaire / Jean M. Converse, Stanley Presser.
Teaching evidence-based practice in nursing : a guide for academic and clinical settings / Rona F. Levin and Harriet R. Feldman, editors.
Technology training in libraries / Sarah Houghton-Jan.
Test your EQ : find out how emotionally intelligent you really are / Mark Davis.
The accidental health sciences librarian / Lisa A. Ennis and Nicole Mitchell.
The accidental library manager / Rachel Singer Gordon.
The accidental library marketer / Kathy Dempsey.
The accidental systems librarian / Rachel Singer Gordon.
The accidental technology trainer : a guide for libraries / Stephanie Gerding.
The ACP evidence-based guide to complementary & alternative medicine / Bradly P. Jacobs, Katherine Gundling, [editors].
The ASTD training and development handbook : a guide to human resource development / Robert L. Craig, editor in chief.
The big book of humorous training games / Doni Tamblyn, Sharyn Weiss.
The big book of library grant money, 2007: profiles of private and corporate foundations and direct corporate givers receptive to library grant proposals / prepared by Information Today, Inc. for the American Library Association.Managing stress and conflict in libraries / Sheila Pantry.
The checklist manifesto : how to get things right / Atul Gawande.
The complete copyright liability handbook for librarians and educators / Tomas A. Lipinski.
The complete library technology planner : a guidebook with sample technology plans and RFPs on CD-ROM / John M. Cohn and Ann L. Kelsey ; with a foreword by Keith Michael Fiels.
The design of everyday things / Donald A. Norman.
The law of libraries and archives / Bryan M. Carson.
The Medical Library Association encyclopedic guide to searching and finding health information on the Web / [edited by] P.F. Anderson and Nancy Allee.
The Medical Library Association essential guide to becoming an expert searcher : proven techniques, strategies, and tips for finding health information / Terry Ann Jankowski.
The Medical Library Association guide to cancer information : authoritative, patient-friendly print and electronic resources / Ruti Malis Volk.
The Medical Library Association guide to health literacy / edited by Marge Kars, Lynda M. Baker and Feleta L. Wilson.
The mobile marketing handbook : a step-by-step guide to creating dynamic mobile marketing campaigns / Kim Dushinski ; foreword by Laura Marriott.
The new information professional : your guide to careers in the digital age / Judy Lawson, Joanna Kroll, and Kelly Kowatch.
The Sage qualitative research kit / edited by Uwe Flick.
The successful academic librarian : winning strategies from library leaders / edited by Gwen Meyer Gregory.
The trainer’s tool kit / Cy Charney and Kathy Conway.
The U.S. health care delivery system : fundamental facts, definitions, and statistics / Kim M. Garber, editor.
Training library staff and volunteers to provide extraordinary customer service / by Julie Todaro and Mark L. Smith.
Understanding healthcare information / Lyn Robinson.
Using benchmarking, needs assessment, quality improvement, outcome measurement, and library standards : a how-to-do-it manual with CD-ROM / Rosalind Farnam Dudden.