From the GMR: Online Training: TRAINING: Calculating Your Library's Value, 12/8/08
Please see the following online training opportunity provided through NN/LM Outreach Evaluation Resource Center.
Join a demonstration of the Valuing Library Services and Cost Benefit/ROI Calculators on Monday, December 8, 2008 at 2pm Eastern Time, 1pm Central. Barb Jones and Betsy Kelly from the MidContinental Region, NN/LM will reprise their MLA presentation on these tools to enable health science librarians to determine the return on investment and cost benefit of their libraries and services. Come with some numbers and let's discuss how you can use the online calculators to show the value your library brings to your institution. To participate, come to this url: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/libraryvalue/.
This demonstration will be held via Adobe Connect. If you have not used Adobe Connect before, feel free to log into the site in advance. The system might want to install an Adobe Connect plugin, and if it does, you should allow it. When the meeting begins, the system will normally ask you for your phone number and then call it so that you can hear the audio and participate in the discussion. If the system does not call your phone, join us using this toll-free number: 1-866-548-4716
Participant Code: 243436
For an advance peek at these great calculator tools, go to http://nnlm.gov/mcr/evaluation/calculator.html and
http://nnlm.gov/mcr/evaluation/roi.html and see how you might be able to express your value in monetary terms!