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The IMLS “Think Globally, Act Globally” China-U.S. Librarian Collaboration Grant Project is seeking 4 presenters for 1 Professional Development Program in various locations in China in April or May, 2011. The estimated length of the program is about 2 weeks. (The exact dates and locations are TBD.)
The application deadline is November 1, 2010.
- Laws, policies, and strategic plans of U.S. libraries
- Library management and operational mechanisms
- Public library services
- Library assessment and librarians’ professional development, promotion and evaluation system
- Public relations activities and their values
- Academic libraries, special libraries, library education, and professional organizations in the U.S.
PowerPoint presentations should be in both Chinese and English and will be property of IMLS
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Please apply by November 1, 2010. We plan to have a half day pre-trip team training meeting with the selected presenters at the ALA Midwinter meeting in San Diego in January 2011. This will be a required meeting. The date of the notification of selection will be announced on Dec. 1.
For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Shuyong Jiang at email@example.com.
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