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New ebook edition of Train to Gain

09 April 2020 Share

Now available on Kindle

We are delighted to announce a Kindle edition of "Train to Gain: Continuing Professional Development for School Librarians" by Barbara Band, available now on Amazon Kindle (https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B086WFNN36).

At these times we are offering reduced priced publications, both online and for selected physical copies (for as long as deliveries are available). Due to the restrictions of pricing e-publications there is a single price for both members and non-members. These can be bought directly from Kindle (https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B086WFNN36) at the moment and we will be exploring wider provision in the near future. We would welcome suggestions of other SLA publications you'd like as e-publications – please use the contact form at https://www.sla.org.uk/contact.

The paperback edition of "Train to Gain" is still available direct from the SLA - enter voucher code CPD2020 to receive a 10% discount.

About the book: Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is an important element of the career progression for all of us. In "Train to Gain", experienced school library practitioner, Barbara Band, reflects on the nature and range of CPD and why it is necessary. She examines the personal and organisational benefits, important aspects and possible challenges and barriers, and suggests some ways to undertake CPD in differing circumstances. This is a must-read publication for everyone working in school libraries who wishes to maintain their learning and keep their library knowledge up to date.