April 16, 1999
"Managing Solo Libraries", a full-day program designed to provide librarians with the management tools necessary to perform SOLO in a legal environment is being presented by the American Association of Law Libraries with the support of BNA.This program will take place on Friday, June 25, 1999 in San Francisco at the Lexis-Nexis offices located at 353 Sacramento Street as part of AALL's continuing efforts to maximize professional development opportunities at national, regional and local levels.
The full day program, which runs from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., will include information on management techniques, time management, outsourcing and downsizing issues, the Internet, competencies, advocacy and networking. Instructor, Judith A. Siess, President, Information Bridges International, Inc., has 16 years experience as a librarian, most of which was SOLO and is editor/publisher of The One-Person Library: A Newsletter for Librarians and Management and the author of The SOLO Librarian's Sourcebook.
The AALL Professional Development Program works to provide AALL members with readily available, high quality and timely educational programs, publications and services in a variety of formats, using all available and future technologies in order to enable members to remain current in the profession of law librarianship.
The American Association of Law Libraries was founded in 1906 to promote and enhance the value of law libraries to the legal and public communities, to foster the profession of law librarianship, and to provide leadership in the field of legal information. Today, with over 4,600 members, the Association represents law librarians and related professionals who are affiliated with a wide range of institutions: law firms; law schools; corporate legal departments; courts; and local, state and federal government agencies. For more information, visit AALLNET, the official AALL web site, at www.aallnet.org