Barbara Alvarez

Barbara AlvarezBarbara Alvarez has partnered with numerous library professionals, local businesses and organizations to share digital stories through podcasts, videos, and broadcasting. She is the co-founder of The Library OnConference, a free virtual conference completely held on Google Hangouts that has garnered nearly 500 participants. Additionally, she received the 2015 Public Librarian Support Award for innovation and creativity in the library’s community. She is the author of the book Embedded Business Librarianship for the Public Librarian with ALA Editions. Barbara received a Master in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign.


LSSC Elective Competencies: Adult Readers’ Advisory Services2024-07 (Jul)$375.00
LSSC Elective Competencies: Supervision and ManagementN/A$375.00
LSSC Elective Competencies: Reference and Information ServicesN/A$375.00
LSSC Required Competencies: Communication and Teamwork2024-06 (Jun)$375.00
LSSC Required Competencies: Foundations of Library ServicesN/A$375.00