LLNJ Updates & Recaps
This training series for new and novice supervisors is designed to help prepare the next generation of library mangers and leaders as they work to become exemplary supervisors. Participants from across the state joined us this October and November for four days of training sessions, tackling topics related to supervision, leadership, and management techniques.
This September nearly 300 library staffers from around the state and across the country joined LibraryLinkNJ for our third annual one-day virtual conference. This year’s conference theme was Literacy, with 15 high-quality presentations on a wide range of literacy topics.
The breadth of topics related to the larger theme of Literacy provided appeal for attendees from all library types, and feedback from attendees indicated that the wide range of topics to choose from was one of their favorite features of the event.
Catch up on our second annual Summer Book Bash, a celebration of NJ library staff.
In order to acknowledge library workers during the summer months, LibraryLinkNJ offered virtual author events and publisher book buzzes, complete with plenty of giveaways and prizes. Catch up on the fun at #bookbashn or visit our YouTube channel.
LibraryLinkNJ Tech Advisory Group (L-TAG) is thrilled to share the resounding success of our recent TechFest events, which took place on April 19th at Morris County Library and April 27th at Cherry Hill Public Library, co-sponsored by LibraryLinkNJ and NJLA with special support from the NJLA Emerging Technology Section. TechFest brought together library workers, both newcomers and seasoned tech enthusiasts, for a full day of networking opportunities, informative presentations, and engaging discussions to stay up to date with the latest technology trends.
LibraryLinkNJ was a proud sponsor of the recent New Jersey Library Association Annual Conference: Sustainably Forward! We want to thank NJLA for welcoming us to be part of this exciting, engaging, and energizing conference!
Congratulations to NJLA and the NJLA Conference Committee on once again offering such a wonderful event! We left the conference feeling newly inspired by the keynotes and conference sessions, as well as newly engaged with the NJ library community. We're already looking forward to next year!
This spring, LibraryLinkNJ's popular Super Library Supervisor training series met virtually via Zoom in March and April. This training series for new and novice supervisors is designed to help prepare the next generation of library mangers and leaders as they work to become exemplary supervisors. Participants from across the state joined us for 4 days of training sessions.