View Workshop: OPALS Library Automation

Workshop NameOPALS Library Automation
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Workshop 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.
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School Year2021-2022
Rolling Online CourseNo
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Online Course TypeZoom
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Category510 - Library Services
SubcategoryLibrary Services
Provider517 - Model Schools
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Duration6 Hours
LevelSED CODES 1,2,3,4
Total Workshop Days1.0
Credit Hours5.50
Days To Bill1.0
Participants Must Attend All DaysNo
District Always Pays Participant FeeYes
Participant Approval NeededNo
Scoring ExamsNo
Assigned SeatingNo
Assigned Seating By TableNo
Limit One District Per TableNo
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Workshop 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.
Workshop AudienceSchool librarians, library aides who use OPALS
Workshop PrerequisitesNot set
Workshop 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
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
Workshop Topics, Concepts & Resources-Collection development, cataloging, patron use, OPALS automation
Workshop Broadcast NotesPlease bring a fully charged iPad or laptop.
Submitted For Approval09/02/2021
CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Workshop Id1977
Added ByCecelia K Fuoco
BocesCattaraugus-Allegany BOCES
Archived DateNot set
Entry Date08/10/2021 14:31:31
Last Modified Date09/02/2021 08:57:02

CTLE Activities

  • Content


Learning Standards

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