Thursday, March 29, 2012

Leadership Institute now accepting applications

The Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute prepares individuals to lead libraries today and into the future. If you are a dynamic, creative and achievement-oriented individual who is interested in increasing and improving your library leadership knowledge and skills, apply today.

The Institute includes:

• Ten face to face learning sessions.
• Online resources including a wiki and webinars.
• Self-selected, goal-based mentoring partnerships.
• Live and online learning support.

This nationally recognized, comprehensive, 10-month Institute provides an opportunity for you to improve your leadership skills and become part of an elite group of over 250 Institute graduates who are leading changes in libraries across Florida, making a difference today while shaping the future of information access.

The Institute is open to anyone who works in a Florida library (public, academic, school, and special). It is designed for professional librarians, as well as those in positions without a master's degree in Library Science. Candidates should have a minimum of two years professional library experience and a demonstrated successful professional work experience.

Applications available online.

Applications Accepted From April 1 - June 1, 2012

Notification of Acceptance - August 1, 2012

Registration Fee - $195

Host sites are Plant City (Hillsborough County) and Delray Beach (Palm Beach County).

For more information, visit our website or contact Jill Canono at

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