Online Conference: ‘Wholehearted Libraries’



Library 2.0 is holding its first Library 2.020 mini-conference, “Wholehearted Libraries,” which will be held online (and for free) on Tuesday, March 10, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm MDT.

Register to attend here.

This mini-conference will explore the human side of 21st-Century information work. The presenters will define what soft skills are, how and when to use various soft skills, types of training that can improve soft skills, and how to share emotionally engaging stories. Learn what libraries are doing now to extend services, create welcoming spaces, and engage users with soft skills such as compassion, empathy, creativity, curiosity, and finding balance.

This event is being organized in partnership with iSchool Associate Professor Michael Stephens.

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