NKU 21st Century Library Career Building Series

Registration for Library Science eCourses Available through October 15th


Northern Kentucky University’s 21st Century Library Career Building Series


To register for any of these courses, navigate to https://nku.gosignmeup.com 

and select Library Science now!


Reference & Information Services

3 CEU Credits, Oct 15 – Dec 7, 2012

Registration Fee $380

  • Maximize your use of reference sources
  • Develop profession-level web searching techniques
  • Construct effective conceptual models for satisfying your users’ information needs
  • Gain experience with flexible communication styles to negotiate successful reference interviews
  • Build a framework for maintaining awareness of new developments in reference sources and services

Library Access Services

3 CEU Credits, Oct 15 – Dec 7, 2012

Registration Fee $380

  • Investigate new technologies for print and electronic collection management and maintenance
  • Explore expanding options for resource sharing and document delivery
  • Understand library staff responsibility for protecting user privacy and ensuring copyright compliance
  • Learn best practices for ensuring security of people, equipment, and collections in libraries
  • Survey outstanding programs for expanding community use of library facilities

Cataloging & Classification

3 CEU Credits, Oct 15 – Dec 7, 2012

Registration Fee $380

  • Become      familiar with state-of-the-art bibliographic  utilities
  • Be      introduced to professional standards for descriptive and subject      cataloging of both print and electronic materials
  • Explore      structural organization of subject heading tools
  • Gain      hands-on experience with AACR2R cataloging rules and MARC record content      fields
  • Reflect upon      trends for expanding library catalogs in response to user needs            

For more information or to register, visit https://nku.gosignmeup.com.

Or via email, contact nkulibraryce@nku.edu for additional information