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.


Creating Dementia Friendly Services for the Public LibraryN/A$200.00
LSSC Elective Competencies: Collection Management2023-08 (Aug), 2024-08 (Aug)$300.00
LSSC Required Competencies: Communication and Teamwork2023-06 (Jun), 2024-06 (Jun)$300.00
Building Business Connections in Your CommunityN/A$200.00