As the Departmental Library Center for the libraries of vocational-technical schools, the Technical-Scientific Library (BTȘ) of UTM organized, on January 15th, the professional workshop “Libraries of secondary technical vocational education: integration, consolidation, participation”.
The program of the workshop included important presentations for librarians in the library network of vocational-technical schools:
- Priorities of the professional year 2020: opportunities for libraries in secondary technical vocational education (Zinaida Startan, director BTȘ, UTM);
- Statistical research of the activity of vocational school libraries: summary of statistical data. Changes in Statistical Form 6C (Georgeta Ghenghea, deputy director of BTȘ, UTM);
- Libraries in the secondary technical vocational education: integration, consolidation and participation within the National Library System, the Association of Librarians of Moldova (Tatiana Ambroci, vice-president of the Education and specialized libraries section of the Association of Librarians of Moldova).
The meeting was attended by 28 librarians from the cities and districts of Moldova: Vulcănești, Florești, Bălți, Hâncești, Ungheni, Rezina, Căușeni, Dondușeni, Cahul, Ceadâr-Lunga, Leova, Nisporeni, Telenești, Ștefan Vodă, Soroca, Briceni, Orhei, Chișinău.
The librarians had the opportunity to exchange views and experience, to discuss various topics of common interest. Many participants, as well as teachers of vocational schools, benefited from courses within the UTM Continuous Training Center and, on this occasion, expressed gratitude to UTM for their constant support and involvement in such activities.