October Professional Development Opportunities

ILA/ACRL Professional Development Opportunities - October 2023Hello and happy October ILA/ACRL members! Here are some professional development opportunities coming up this month.


GenZ, Cybersecurity, and New Security Measures on User-Facing Tech – an SNSI Security Summit
Audiobooks: Revolutionizing Learning for Modern Students
Harnessing the Power of Documentaries to Expand Libraries’ Reach and Impact, and Drive Progress
Meeting Faculty Demand Through Film Catalog Diversity
Remember, Remember: Libraries, Archives and the Social Importance of Preserving Knowledge
Humanizing Library and Vendor Relationships

News Literacy Project

Productive conversations without confrontation
National NewsLitCamp® with Report for America


Get to Know the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers
The Future Will See You Now: AI for Healthcare, A Library’s Perspective
Standardize Your Research Data with the NIH Common Data Element Repository
Fatness and libraries: Amplifying the Voices of Fat Librarians in DEIA work, A Region 6 Spotlight Speaker
Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy: Understanding the Connection
Neurodiversity, Invisible “Disability”, & Unconscious Bias: The Primary Obstacle of Neuroinclusion in the Workplace
Revolutionizing Biological Research with the NIH Comparative Genomics Resource


Climate Justice – Sustainable Libraries Initiative
Building your future collection with Choreo Insights
Revitalizing Morale: Cultivating a Supportive Library Culture
Digging deeper into what makes WMS unique: Managing resource sharing with WorldShare Interlibrary Loan
Building Community Relationships for Better Library Services

Paid Opportunities

Core Webinars
Library Juice Academy
Preserve This

Upcoming Conferences
2023 ILA Annual Conference October 11-13, Grand River Center – Dubuque, IA
WLA Annual Conference 2023 October 24-27, Madison Mariott West – Madison, WI