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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RISE Is a great example of community development and efforts to build a resilient, trusted and accessible network of learning opportunity for rural Alberta. Bow Valley College would be pleased to continue utilizing the RISE Network to support and align with needs of rural learners, increase access to post-secondary opportunities and strengthen cross-generational learning through technology

— Teri McKinnon Bow Valley College

Dewey Divas Reader's Advisory

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
The marvelous Dewey Divas are back! Once again, representatives from Ontario will present a delightful reader's advisory videoconference. Check out their favourite picks for what's new and hot in the fall and winter publishing season in books for adults, children, and teens. Build your must-have book lists for the fall and winter!
This videoconference is a lecture-style presentation intended for library staff. PDFs of titles will be uploaded to the RISE website prior to the event.

Presented by:
The Dewey Divas (live from Markham, ON)
Hosted by: Marigold Library System
Dewey Divas October 9, 2019.pdf682.35 KB
Deweys Marigold handout sept 2019.pdf953.03 KB