Canadian Association of Law Libraries Webinar on Cost Saving Measures in the Library
Joan Rataic-Lang, Library Manager/Executive Director of the Toronto Lawyers Association, will speak on "Cost Saving Measures in the Library" on Tuesday November 23, 2010 from 1:00 p.m to 2:30 p.m. EST.
The registration forms and details regarding costs can be found on the CALL website in the Professional Development section:
"Cost cutting measures in libraries include difficult decisions on hard costs as well as the more elusive costs of staff time, processes and procedures. Balancing requirements with expenditures is a constant challenge for anyone responsible for a budget, much less trying to accommodate a shrinking budget. This presentation will arm the listeners with best practices and insights gained from a former law librarian who oversaw a major cost cutting project in a law firm library."
- Share practical experiences and best practices for cost saving in the library including expenditure on Online services.
- Share ideas collected from literature on the topic.
- Share ideas on how to work with stakeholders, change management and communication as they relate to cost savings."