Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

This three day workshop delivered by DeEtta Jones & Associates focuses on the individual manager’s role in providing leadership within a complex and changing library organization.

Participants will learn:

  • Facilitative Leadership
  • Performance Coaching
  • Problem Solving
  • Influencing Skills

For more information visit:


November 6-7, 2018, 9:00am-4:30pm
November 8, 2018, 9:00am-4:00pm


Balsillie School of International Affairs
Room 1-42
67 Erb Street West,
Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 6C2

Parking and Directions

There is no parking available in the parking lot of the Balsillie School of International Affairs during business hours. Paid parking can be arranged in the Delta Hotel lot (across the street) using HonkMobile. For those who will be staying at the Delta Hotel, parking will already be included. There is also free parking available at the Recreation Centre (located on Father David Bauer Drive, behind the Delta Hotel). For those choosing to park at the Recreation Centre, you can park at the south east corner of the parking lot and then walk up Avondale Ave. to Erb St. and go east on Erb St. to the Balsillie School. The walk is approximately 5 minutes.


Attendees are asked to arrange their own lodgings. The following are suggestions:

Delta Hotels Waterloo
110 Erb Street West
Waterloo, N2L 0C6 Canada
+1 844-254-5047
University of Waterloo rate is $169. Please contact Kimberly at 519-514-0412 for booking.

Waterloo Hotel
2 King St. N
Waterloo, Ontario, N2J 2W7
+1 877-885-1890
Limited rooms availalble at the University of Waterloo rate is $150 before October 15th. Please contact Heather at 519-885-2626 for booking.

Courtyard Waterloo St Jacobs
50 Benjamin Road East, 
Waterloo  N2V 2J9 Canada
+1 800-972-5371
The University of Waterloo rate is $129. Please contact the hotel at 519-884-9295 for booking.



A limited number of spaces are available for this workshop. If you are interested in attending please contact your supervisor or Library Director.


If you have further questions or if you require any specific accommodations due to a disability please contact Anika Ervin-Ward at anika.ervin.ward [at]  or 416 978 5338.