ERIC Number: ED348992
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Mar-25
Reference Count: N/A
Short Term Workshops for Academic Credit: A New Approach to Continuing Education in Library/Media Technology.
Rothlisberg, Allen P.
The Department of Library/Media Technology at Northland Pioneer College (Arizona) provides librarians in rurally isolated Navajo and Apache Counties in northeastern Arizona with for-credit, one-day classes tailored to their specific needs. Students receive 0.5 to 1.0 hours of permanent, transcripted credit for each workshop. Up to 3 credit hours earned in these workshops can be applied toward Northland Pioneer College's library/media technology certificate or degree program. Brief descriptions of nine workshops offered during the 1991-92 school year are provided: (1) Library Friends and Volunteers; (2) Grant Writing for Library/Media; (3) Library Advocacy; (4) Library Telecommunications; (5) Book Repair; (6) Grateful Med Search Strategies; (7) County Library District; (8) Defending Arizona's Libraries; and (9) Cooperative Planning/Librarians Teachers. (KRN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northland Pioneer Coll., Holbrook, AZ.