Bobbi Newman, Librarian by DayThis site is maintained by Bobbi Newman in support of training and workshops.

You can locate workshops by subjects or by title or organization.

About Bobbi:

Bobbi is dedicated to helping libraries find their place in the digital age. She is passionate about 21st century literacies and the role of all libraries in equal access and opportunity for all. Her professional interests include digital and technology based services, the digital divide, and improving existing services through expanding traditional methods, while creating innovative new practices.

On the personal side, she is on a never-ending quest for the perfect pair of shoes.

Bobbi launched her latest project This Is What a Librarian Looks like in February of 2012 with co-founder Erin Downey Howerton. Bobbi was named a Mover and Shaker by Library Journal in 2011. Her professional involvements and accomplishments include founding and coordinating the semi-annual Library Day in the Life Project. She is a contributing editor and advocate at Library Renewal. In 2010 she co-founded Transliteracy Interest Group, LITA, ALA and serves as chair. Bobbi co-founded and writes for the Libraries and Transliteracy Project. She is a contributor on the Transliteracy Research Group She is the LITA representative on the ALA OITP Digital Literacy Task Force and serves as anALA Councilor-at-Large, on the OITP Advisory Committee and on the ALA Conference Committee.

She shares her passions by consulting and speaking at local, national, and international conferences. She writes at Librarian by Day.

She can be reached at bobbi.newman AT gmail.com

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