When: Friday, Feb 02 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Location: MTCC - 206D

Days: Friday. Event Types: Session. Sectors: Special Libraries. Subjects: Careers & Professional Development and Community.


Discussion of how applied librarianship and information management helped the Uxbridge Business Improvement Area through intense change, including a website redesign, community-building and events with the local public library, and information management overhaul. Hear the lessons learned from an unexpected (and scary!) but rewarding career detour for a young librarian.

Learn how to transfer librarianship skills to unconventional jobs while marketing yourself as a young professional. Build strategies for collaboration and community-building between BIAs and public libraries.