Please join your BayNet members for a special event all the way from Juneau, Alaska!

When: November 3, 2021 4:00 PM Alaska time/5:00 PM Pacific time Event will be on Zoom Freya Anderson, Head of Information Services & Acting Head of Historical Collections will speak to us from the Alaska State Library – how she became a librarian, what a typical day is like for her, and she’ll show us/tell … Continue reading Please join your BayNet members for a special event all the way from Juneau, Alaska!

Please join your BayNet members for a special event all the way from Juneau, Alaska!

When: November 3, 2021 4:00 PM Alaska time/5:00 PM Pacific time Event will be on Zoom Freya Anderson, Head of Information Services & Acting Head of Historical Collections will speak to us from the Alaska State Library – how she became a librarian, what a typical day is like for her, and she’ll show us/tell … Continue reading Please join your BayNet members for a special event all the way from Juneau, Alaska!

INTERNET LIBRARIAN 2021(Discount for BayNet Members)

Global crises create a sense of urgency for change and innovation and libraries definitely stepped up to the call for action in their various communities during the recent pandemic! Libraries are resilient and are now resetting for the future. The 25th Internet Librarian, Call To Action: Innovation In Library Technology & Communities, highlights some of … Continue reading INTERNET LIBRARIAN 2021(Discount for BayNet Members)

NEXT WEEK: So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:00-3:00pm(Alameda County Libraries)

So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Online event Description Love to cook and want to share your passion? Come get the scoop about food writing! Dean Jones, who writes as The Well Seasoned Librarian, leads a discussion with food Webcaster Zeene (Zeene in Real Life); author and editor … Continue reading NEXT WEEK: So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:00-3:00pm(Alameda County Libraries)

Updated list of virtual performers available for library booking.(Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California)

"At this time of year, the Association of Children's Librarians of Northern California normally hosts an annual Performers' Showcase event at Fremont Library.  Unfortunately, we aren't able to safely gather this year so in lieu of this event, ACL has published an updated list of virtual performers available for library booking.  This list is freely … Continue reading Updated list of virtual performers available for library booking.(Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California)

EVENT POSTING: So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:00-3:00pm(Alameda County Libraries)

So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Online event Description Love to cook and want to share your passion? Come get the scoop about food writing! Dean Jones, who writes as The Well Seasoned Librarian, leads a discussion with food Webcaster Zeene (Zeene in Real Life); author and editor … Continue reading EVENT POSTING: So you want to be a Food Writer? Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:00-3:00pm(Alameda County Libraries)

EVENT LISTING: California School Library Association’s first virtual conference (February 11th)

Hello amazing library workers!  I wanted to provide you all information about the California School Library Association’s first virtual conference, taking place over two weeks in February 2021. The conference is 4 non-concurrent days starting on February 11th.  This conference is of particular interest to youth services librarians as it is a good chance to see … Continue reading EVENT LISTING: California School Library Association’s first virtual conference (February 11th)

Tomorrow!: Designing a Virtual Tour for Your Library – January 13th, 1:00pm (Zoom event)

Designing a Virtual Tour for Your Library Join librarian Taryn Edwards for a discussion on how to craft a virtual or face-to-face tour for your library or non-profit. Taryn Edwards is Librarian and Strategic Partnerships Manager for the Mechanics’ Institute of San Francisco; a 166-year-old independent, membership organization that houses a wonderful library – the … Continue reading Tomorrow!: Designing a Virtual Tour for Your Library – January 13th, 1:00pm (Zoom event)

Virtual Event: PLP Future of Libraries 2020: Focus on Equity, Anti-racism, and Work in the New Normal

EVENT:  Future of Libraries 2020: Focus on Equity, Anti-racism, and Work in the New NormalDATE:  October 7-8, 2020TIME:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on both days :https://www.plpinfo.org/plpsdc/the-future-of-libraries/ COST:  Free for CA public library staff and $10 fee for both days for everybody else For the full agenda, click here Future of Libraries 2020: Focus on Equity, … Continue reading Virtual Event: PLP Future of Libraries 2020: Focus on Equity, Anti-racism, and Work in the New Normal

Event Today!:The Healing Library: Zoom event -In Conversation with Megan Emery.September 24, 3:00pm

The Healing Library: Zoom event -In Conversation with Megan Emery the creator of The Healing Library has been rescheduled for September 24th 3:00pm (Pacific Time) The Healing Library was a project that started in the Fall of 2016 as a conversation between Kirsten Cappy of Curious City, a company which creates promotional experiences and materials … Continue reading Event Today!:The Healing Library: Zoom event -In Conversation with Megan Emery.September 24, 3:00pm