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Nocera, Jim

Overview
Works: 121 works in 199 publications in 1 language and 2,878 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography 
Roles: Director, Producer
Classifications: Z682.4.L52, 023
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Most widely held works by Jim Nocera
Disaster planning by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael McColgin discusses disaster planning for libraries, including fire prevention and safety issues, insurance coverage for library materials, evacuation plans, and the salvage of damaged materials
Making copyright work for your library ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the complexities of copyright law and how to apply it to various situations in the library environment
Library transformation making it happen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel of academic, school and public librarians from around the U.S. explain how they planned and initiated specific activities and programs in their libraries to reach out to patrons, expand library services, increase library usage, and improve public perception of libraries. Panelists answer questions phoned in by teleconference participants after their presentations
Techno-stress, techno-lust, techno-babble by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Debra Wilcox Johnson presents a program that examines the stress caused by technology. Includes discussion about how to cope with technological changes that affect library staff and users
Next Gen librarianship where do we go from here? by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Today's multigenerational library workforce faces a number of both internal and external challenges. To meet these challenges, we need to learn how to work together effectively, keep connected and current, and draw on individuals' unique strengths. In a graying profession, we also need to pay attention to succession planning, passing on institutional wisdom, and recruiting, retaining, and mentoring the next generation
Google book search its impact on scholarship and libraries ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the future of mass digitization, focusing on Google's effort to digitize the world's texts and make them fully searchable. Panelists discuss the implications for libraries, higher education, and publishing
Dealing with difficult people by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Debra Wilcox Johnson discusses different types of problem behaviors in people. She then presents strategies for dealing with difficult people, and useful phrases library staff may use to diffuse the situation
Library spaces future needs ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Kirk Gray moderates a panel discussion featuring practicing architects experienced in planning and design of all types of libraries and information facilities. With a wealth of support visuals, this program explores the relationship between function and form in library spaces
A technology toolkit survival skills for everyone by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers some electronic resources every library worker needs to know, including e-mail, the internet and the World Wide Web, search engines, and spam blockers; includes information on privacy and security
People watching with a purpose meeting needs before they need it by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Libraries (public, school, and academic) are re-visioning their roles in communities, moving beyond the rapidly outdated paradigm of creating services for patrons and students and instead partnering with community members in building meaningful experiences: whether those happen within the library's walls, on a digital network, or in cultural and political spaces. Taking an asset-based, grassroots view, librarians and library educators advocate using a community informatics model toward library services, where significant engagement can happen. In this program, we discuss this paradigm shift, why it's so necessary, and what it looks like in the real world
The best from the Web by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel of experts compiles a toolkit of the best the web has to offer library workers. Learn about web resources that will assist you in your everyday job, whether you work at a public desk or behind the scenes in tech services. Leave this session with your "best of the web" toolkit and make your job of providing the best information for your patrons easier
Best new technologies keeping up with the storm by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program discusses the new technologies that are now available for libraries to utilize which help librarians more effectively connect with their communities and involve community members in developing resources and content. This program will examine the challenges librarians face as the world of Web changes and grows. It will explore several of the newest technologies, investigate why librarians are adopting them and how they're being used, and examine sensible approaches to choosing and implementing the technologies that are right for your library
Library marketing tips & techniques ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses techniques being used by innovative librarians to promote their libraries and services. Listen to the success stories of fellow librarians as they share their personal experiences in finding interesting and effective ways to mass-communicate and promote the value of their libraries
Library support staff soar to great heights how library workers give back by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses specifically on library support staff and what they are already doing to enhance their jobs, their skills, their libraries, their attitudes, and their relationships with patrons, students, or co-workers. The presenters discuss Library Mosaics and ALA's Career Ladders
Trends, fads or folly spotting the library trends that really matter by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In surveying the landscape of our profession and the technological trends that impact it, it is simple to identify several new technologies that could be used by libraries to improve or enhance the patrons' experience with and perception of the Library. This program will investigate new trends in libraries such as patron-created folksonomic cataloging (del.cio.us, LibraryThing and the new breed of OPAC's), libraries and librarians in virtual environments such as Second Life, as well as give an update on libraries and social networks (mySpace and facebook). Are these trends? Just fads? Plain old Folly? We'll deal with a central question in this teleconference: To what extent do Libraries need to quickly adopt new technologies into their programs? Or, just because you can do it, does that mean that you should?
Library as place where people want to be ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses what public and academic libraries are doing to transform their images from building with books into centers for their communities and campuses in order to become the place where people want to be
The role of teaching in modern libraries by College of DuPage ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The panel discusses skills needed by library staff not only to find information for but also to teach patrons the skills needed to find, evaluate, and use information
Challenges, tools and opportunities new tools for enhancing digital reference ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discover the tools, strategies and techniques to help your staff deliver top-notch service. Leading experts from public and academic libraries share their experience. New products for cross-platform searching, serials management, and scheduling are showcased
Soaring to excellence by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moderator and experts in various fields present: an introduction to the Internet and the World Wide Web and how they can be used; an introduction to technical services work in libraries, including tools, methods, technology, and other issues; and a discussion of the physical and mental conditions of library workers and techniques for improving health
Reference tools for the Information Age consumer medical resources by Soaring to Excellence ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What are the best reference tools available, both in print and online? This teleconference covers a number of areas related to reference, and provides library staff with the best and most up-to-date tools available on consumer medical information
 
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