"Thursdays with CLA" - September 17, 2015, 12 noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu with special guest, renowned speaker and writer (and the #24 most famous librarian ever!) Jessamyn West.


"Thursdays with CLA" - August 13, 2015, 12 noon - Archived edition

Join me with my guest Rebecca Forth, and get a list of best practices, experience-based pitfalls and thou shalts, about the presentation you are going to do at our conference all in one place just for you.


"Thursdays with CLA" - July 16, 2015, 12 noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu in conversation with the former director of the St. Helena Public Library Jennifer Baker.


"Thursdays with CLA" - June 18, 2015, 12 noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President with special guest California State Librarian Greg Lucas in a no-holds barred conversation on how things are going with our State Librarian.


"Thursdays with CLA" - May 14, 2015, 12noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu in a conversation with Justin Hoenke, a co-author of the recent ALA publication Reinventing Reference: How Libraries Delivery Value in the Age of Google as they discuss what reference looks like in today's public library.


"Thursdays with CLA" – April 16, 2015

Taking a break this month...


"Thursdays with CLA" – March 12, 2015, 12noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu in a conversation with the iconic director of the San Diego County Library system Jose Aponte as they discuss "What is Leadership?"


"Thursdays with CLA" – February 19, 2015, 12noon - Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu as he talks to Michael Perry, Director of the Siskiyou County Library and Erin Christmas, Santa Clarita Public Library to give an update on the Weed Community Library (which was destroyed in a fire in September 2014) and learn more about the crowdfunding campaign that successfully reached its financial goal to assist the Weed Library in helping it to reopen.


"Thursdays with CLA" – January 15, 2015, 12noon – Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu and special guest Jan Sanders, Director of the Pasadena Public Library as they discuss "How to work a room".


"Thursdays with CLA" – December 18, 2014, 10a.m. - Archived edition

Meet Scott Bonner, Library Director of the Ferguson Public Library. In a conversation with CLA President Robert Karatsu, hear about the inspiring work that Scott and his staff have done for the Ferguson community.


"Thursdays with CLA" – December 11, 2014, 12noon – Archived edition

Join CLA President Robert Karatsu as he shares his vision for CLA as we move forward in 2015


"Thursdays with CLA" Promo video – Archived edition

 

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