Watch the session of this Libraries and Archives in the Anthropocene colloquium this weekend via FB streaming live:
or on Twitter #LAAC17
The Sustainability Round Table is hosting on Thursday, June 8, 2017, 12:15-12:45pm (eastern) speaker Bob Doppelt who will talk about the topic of Transformational Resilience: How Building Human Resilience to Climate Disruption Can Safeguard Society and Increase Well-being (he also wrote a book) Doppelt is Executive Director of The Resource Innovation Group (TRIG), a non-partisan social science-based sustainability and global climate change education, research and technical assistance organization affiliated with the Center for Sustainable Communities at Willamette University, where he is also a Senior Fellow.
A must read column Sustainability in Libraries in the American Libraries magazine, launched this month with a first post by Rebekkah Smith Aldrich on sustainable thinking by convening communities and being part of the solution for a better world:
“This Sustainability in Libraries series will give our profession a chance to explore the issues surrounding sustainability more fully, learn about groundbreakers in our midst, and inspire you to think differently about the future of your community and your library”
If you missed the ALA webinar last week Bikes and Libraries: Pedaling Toward Innovative Outreach, Health, and Sustainability, you can find the recording here: https://alapublishing.webex.com/alapublishing/lsr.php?RCID=e4a51c1901aa471e88f1d35056d99ce0 and the slides. Lots of interesting ideas, resources, and awesomeness!