View Seminar: OPALS Library Automation

Seminar NameOPALS Library Automation
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Seminar Short DescTodd Catalano from Erie 1 will provide a review of OPALS library software, introduce the new update, and train users in using its features and tools.
Seminar Full DescMore than half of school libraries in CA BOCES use OPALS as their library automation software. Erie 1's Todd Catalano will provide training on OPALS and review its updates and improvements.
Seminar Date04/26/2022
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time2:30 pm
Last Day To Register04/25/2022      [ Note: After this date, participation changes can be requested by e-mailing Laurie Sledge ]
Twin SeminarNot set
Seminar AudienceSchool librarians, library aides who use OPALS
Seminar PrerequisitesNot set
Seminar Topics, Concepts & Resources-Collection development, cataloging, patron use, OPALS automation
Seminar Broadcast NotesPlease bring a fully charged iPad or laptop.
Seminar ObjectivesParticipants will:
- Demonstrate a working knowledge of OPALS software
- Explore updates made to OPALS
- Investigate and determine how new updates will benefit the library program
- Use OPALS to improve management of collection and services to patrons
Work SummaryNot set
Assessment of LearningParticipants will:
- engage in conversations
- access OPALS and perform a variety of tasks
- ask clarifying questions
- express how this training contributed to improving procedures
Evaluation Summary NotesNot set
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Online Course TypeNot set
SiteCA BOCES - Olean CTE
LocationConference Room 1, 2, 3
Site StatusOn Demand
Duration6 Hours
Rolling Online CourseNo
Moodle Online CourseNot set
Seminar StatusCancelled
WorkshopOPALS Library Automation
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours5.50
CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
Course TypeNot set
Provider517 - Model Schools
Category510 - Library Services
Alt Fee Per ParticipantNot set
Public NotesNot set
Cancelled Date04/19/2022
Added ByLaurie Sledge
Seminar Id6656

CTLE Activities

  • Content


Districts That Can Send Participants

  • Allegany-Limestone Central School
  • Andover Central School
  • Belfast Central School
  • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
  • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
  • Cuba-Rushford Central School
  • Ellicottville Central School
  • Fillmore Central School
  • Franklinville Central School
  • Friendship Central School
  • Genesee Valley Central School
  • Hinsdale Central School
  • Olean City Schools
  • Pioneer Central School
  • Portville Central School
  • Randolph Academy
  • Randolph Central School
  • Salamanca City Schools
  • Scio Central School
  • Wellsville Central School
  • West Valley Central School
  • Whitesville Central School
  • CA-BOCES Admin
  • CA-BOCES Exceptional Education
  • CA Teacher Center

Learning Standards

  • 3 Instructional Practice
  • 4 Learning Environment
  • 7 Professional Growth