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Transformation for Libraries: Application

The CT State Library is pleased to offer a 3-day virtual professional development opportunity.

The Connecticut State Library Division of Library Development's Transformation for Libraries: The Futures School is made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services grant #RE-250063-OLS-21 in the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program.

Sarah Fuller, Senior Program Officer at IMLS, referred to the program as “a game changer for librarians."

Who Should Attend?

Individual library staff from academic, public, school, and special libraries are invited to attend.

Cohorts, Dates, and Time Zones

Please note all cohorts will be held virtually.
  • Pennsylvania Cohort
    • October 12-14, 2021 (ET)
  • Mid-Atlantic Cohort
    • December 13-15, 2021 (ET)
    • APPLICATION CLOSED
  • West Coast Cohort
    • February 8-10, 2022 (PT)
    • APPLICATION DUE January 4, 2022
  • Southwest Cohort
    • March 8-10, 2022 (MT)
    • APPLICATION DUE February 1, 2022
  • Northeast  Cohort
    • May 10-12, 2022 (ET)
    • WAITLIST ONLY - APPLICATION DUE April 5, 202
      • Please select another Cohort as all are virtual.
  • Midwest Cohort
    • July 12-14, 2022 (ET)
    • APPLICATION DUE June 7, 2022
  • Southeast Cohort
    • September 20-22, 2022 (ET)
    • APPLICATION DUE August 16, 2022
  • Pacific Northwest Cohort
    • February 7-9, 2023 (PT)
    • APPLICATION DUE January 3, 2023
  • Plains Cohort
    • ​​​​​​​March 7-9, 2023 (CT)
    • APPLICATION DUE February 28, 2023
  • Special Cohort
    • ​​​​​​​May 9-11, 2023 (ET)
    • APPLICATION DUE April 4, 2023

Daily Schedule

You must be able to commit to the full 3-day program. Please note all sessions are virtual. Each day we will join together for the following

  • 8:30 am - 12 pm | Morning Session
  • 12 - 1:30 pm | Break
  • 1:30 - 5 pm | Afternoon Session

There will be a unique Zoom link for each morning and afternoon session.

It is important to be present for the full program since the content builds, and you will be contributing to the same small group during the three days.

How to Apply

Please click the button below to submit your application.

Applications for Mid-Atlantic Cohort are now closed.  Please indicate your preference for one of the remaining cohorts.

Institute of Museum and Library services

 

This project was made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services grant #RE-250063-OLS-21 in the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program.

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