LinkedIn for Librarians
2-part workshop with Kim Dority
Thursdays, July 11 and 18
2:30pm Eastern|1:30 Central
12:30 Mountain|11:30am Pacific
In this two-part workshop, library career expert Kim Dority will show you exactly how LinkedIn works, from building a profile to connecting with colleagues and engaging in discussion. You’ll then learn how to turn your knowledge outward, as Dority demonstrates how to use LinkedIn as a tool not only for your own benefit but for the users of your library as well.
Workshop topics will include:
• How to create a strong, professional LinkedIn profile
• Understanding the LinkedIn tools and options
• LinkedIn for patrons
Kim Dority is the founder and president of Dority & Associates. She has worked in academia, publishing, telecommunications, and the library fields, in for-profit and nonprofit settings, and for both established companies and start-ups. She is the author of dozens of articles and several books on library and information science career topics.