Archive for December, 2006

AskAway Update for December 4, 2006

Monday, December 4th, 2006

HI folks,
Service Closed Until January
Just a reminder that our last day of service was Friday December 1st – AskAway is now closed until January 15th.
Service-Wide Statistics
For those who are interested, service-wide statistics for September, October and November are now available on the Local Admins tab of the Librarian’s Portal: http://www.eln.bc.ca/vr_portal/foradmins.html If you have any questions about the statistics, please let me know .
January – April Schedule Posted
The finalised schedule for January-April has been posted to the Staff Schedule tab of the Librarian’s Portal: http://www.eln.bc.ca/vr_portal/staffschedule.html
You’ll notice that 7 institutions are joining the service in January:
Capilano College, College of New Caledonia, Emily Carr Insitute of Art and Design, Justice Institute of BC, Langara College, Trinity Western University, and Nicola Valley Institute of Technology. As a result, we’ve been able to expand our service hours; the new hours in January will be Sun-Thurs 10 AM – 9 PM, Fri-Sat 11 AM-5 PM.
Things We’re Working on for the New Year
Province-wide in-person training sessions for new staff
Online PD training/orientation modules covering various topics/library websites
Regular online Q & A/debrief sessions
VR session at BCLA
PR/Marketing toolkit
From all of us in the ELN office: “Have a safe and happy holiday!”
Cheers,
Sunni
– BC ELN