Invitation to Readers' Advisory workshop with Nancy Pearl
The Calgary Public Library is pleased to invite Alberta library staff to a special workshop with renowned librarian and literary tastemaker,
Nancy Pearl, on Monday, October 5, 9 -12.
As a result of this course, workshop participants will understand:
The qualities that go into becoming an excellent reader’s advisor
The concept of the four doorways and how to use them to be able to help library patrons find books that they might enjoy
How to draw a pie chart for a favourite title
How to use doorways to mentally recategorize fiction and narrative nonfiction collections to make them more reader friendly
Please register by September 25, 2015, using the Eventbrite link!
A pre-assignment will be emailed to participants.
We look forward to seeing you there!