T is for Training 46: Don’t Worry About Them Liking You

T is for Training Episode 46: Don’t Worry About Them Liking You is available for download here from our host Talkshoe. The next episode will take place on May 21st at 2pm Eastern.

This show was full of alternate titles including:  Restored to Sanity; Our Police Department Asked Us To; Way Far In The Distant Past; and It Was Just Ugly.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Heather Braum, North East Kansas Library System (NELKS)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Brenda Hough, NELKS (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Julian Clark, Howard County Library (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Michael Sauers, Nebraska Library Commission (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Sarah Glassmeyer, Valparaiso University School of Law (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Sarah Houghton-Jan, San Jose Public Library (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Mary Carmen Chimato, North Carolina State University (Now a Usual Suspect!)

The opinions expressed by call participants are those of the participants and not necessarily those of any institution or group they represent or are associated with. And thanks to those who participated by chat. We would love to hear your voice next time.

We talked about:

How do people (everyone, not just customers) use computers in libraries? From Julian from Howard County Library.  So, how do they use and what training do they need to use them?

Thanks But I will Use My Laptop: http://travelinlibrarian.info/2010/05/thanks-but-ill-use-my-laptops/ Suggested by a post by Michael Sauers. What do you think of this practice at a presentation?  Does it depend on format? how many? Presentation site logistics?

Continued wrap up of CIL: Wants/ Needs/ Likes/ Dislikes Wish List.

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

Keep on Your Radar: Two New Podcasts : LibPunk and Heels and Tiaras. Both feature adult language used properly.

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And join us on May 21st at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

Author: (almost) Bald Trainer

A trainer in Maryland

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