Resources

Supply Analysis Project Report (October 2016) summarizes findings from a study of trends in the supply of continuing education/professional development in the cultural heritage community.

Exploring a Cross-sector Residency Program for Professionals in Libraries, Archives, and Museums, (November 2015) a report prepared by Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and an Advisory Group, summarizes the synergies and opportunities to develop cross-sector (libraries, archives, museums—LAMs) professional development/continuing education programs for respective communities and workforce.

LAM Education Needs Assessments: Bridging the Gaps (November 2015) introduces guiding principles and practices for CE/PD needs assessments informed by spheres of reference outside LAMs.

Spanning Our Field Boundaries: Mindfully Managing LAM Collaborations (October 2015) aims to “shed light on some of the issues that currently hinder our boundary-spanning potential, so that together we can mindfully observe and manage these issues as we develop collaborations among our archives, libraries and museums”.

CE Coordinators Survey Summary 2012 is a report from WebJunction on continuing education for/with library staff

CE Coordinators’ Forum (web site for state library agency continuing education coordinators)

Committee on Museum Professional Training (from the American Alliance of Museums, includes a listserv)

On Feb. 5, 2015 the Coalition offered a webinar, “Key Elements of a Project Plan.”  Access the recording slides and Worksheets.

On Feb. 19, 2015 the Coalition offered a webinar, “Evaluating Your Project Plan.”  View Video Recording (on YouTube), slides (pdf), and chat (xls)