Connecting Libraries, Connecting People

The RISE Network works with public libraries to provide Albertans with opportunities to communicate with health care professionals, participate in distance education, attend meetings, learn new skills and more – all by videoconference from their local library. 

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 ...the potential for transforming public libraries, especially in rural areas, is enormous. This is a [network] that brings people together, strengthens our communities and creates another service niche for public libraries in Alberta.

— Michelle Toombs, Director Marigold Library System

Dewey Divas – Reader’s Advisory

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
The marvelous Dewey Divas are back! This year, representatives from Ontario will present this delightful reader’s advisory videoconference. Check out their favorite picks for what’s new and hot in the fall and winter publishing season in books for adults, children and teens. Bios on the Dewey Divas can be found here:  Build your must-have book lists for fall and winter!
This videoconference is a lecture style intended for library staff and will be limited to 35 RISE libraries plus the host site.
PDFs of titles will be emailed to participants prior to the event.
Presented by: The Dewey Divas (live from Markham, Ontario)
Hosted by:  Marigold Library System
Dewey Divas.pdf5.93 MB
Marigold Deweys handout - Sept. 30.pdf1.62 MB