Thursday, September 29, 2016 | 2:00-3:00 pm ET
ULC is launching a new collaborative effort among ULC member libraries to highlight how technology
one of the library's most valuable resources
supports strong communities.
Join us for an informational webinar to learn more about
, the nationally recognized management tool that empowers libraries to assess and improve public technologies. Using Edge, our profession's new leadership tool, we plan to tell our collective technology story to elevate what libraries do to support strong local economies and meet community needs around education, jobs, and health.
This webinar is available only to ULC members and will discuss how Edge works, the benefits of participation, as well as answer any questions you may have about joining the ULC Member Edge Collaborative.
Click here to learn more!
ULC and Edge on the Road this Fall!
ULC's Director of Education and Learning Initiatives and the
team will be hitting the road to share how public libraries are leading partnerships and initiatives in education, technology and other critical services, to strengthen their communities.
National Webcast: Libraries + Schools + Communities = Powerful Programming for Family Learning
Monday, October 17, 2016 | 11:00 am-12:15 pm ET
This featured session at the
National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) Families Learning Summit
will showcase how libraries, schools and community-based organizations work together all year to help families learn together and engage with their communities using a
two-generation, family-focused approach
. Find out how public library leaders, school leaders and partners in three communities are providing opportunities for families to learn and serve together throughout the year via Family Service Learning and digital- and Maker- influenced blended learning approaches. This session is sponsored by
Better World Books
and builds on concepts highlighted in the recently published
Leadership Brief: Libraries Supporting Family Learning
to join the live webcast online. For more information on the webcast and the upcoming Families Learning Summit, click
Check out the full lineup of conference sessions
we are leading in the coming months to help public libraries position themselves as innovative and integral community leaders!
2016 ULC Annual Forum
ULC Libraries: Getting to the Evidence
Kansas City Marriott Downtown - Kansas City, MO
The 2016 ULC Annual Forum is just one week away and we are excited to make Kansas City
destination for library innovators and leaders from across the United States and Canada. This year's Annual Forum promises to be our biggest yet, providing you the opportunity to connect with and learn from 285 ULC colleagues.
The Annual Forum will feature engaging presentations from experts both within and outside the library field, spotlights on cutting-edge member programs, and productive working group conversations to help you build your "evidence" skills.
Annual Forum website
for more information on the