Friday, June 25, 2010
Free webcast: Scenario Planning for Research Libraries
"The Association of Research Libraries is hosting a webcast on Envisioning the Future of Research Libraries: ARL's Scenario Development Project on July 19, 2010, from 1:00–2:00 PM EDT. Research libraries are constantly thinking about and planning for the future. ARL is working to support and advance these activities by developing a new toolset for libraries through its project, 'Envisioning Research Library Futures: A Scenario Thinking Project.' This webcast will introduce the concept of scenario planning and highlight how it compares to and complements other prediction-oriented tools for planning, such as forecasting or trend analysis"