Upcoming Programs

Psychological First Aid in Libraries Help guide librarians with appropriate conversations and resources.10/24/201710:30AM EST
Digital Storytimes: Digital Media and its Role in Library Programming for Young Children Overview of digital media options that support and develop literacy and child development.10/26/20172:00PM EST
Maintaining a Culture of ProfessionalismIf we want to create, nurture and maintain professionalism and professional behavior in our organizations, we must take action.11/2/20172:00PM EST
How to Bring a Free Online Driver's Education Program to Your LibraryLearn the benefits of offering the program to their patrons and will be given insight on the opportunity to have free, educational traffic safety related quizzes on their organizational websites.11/7/201710:30AM EST
The Best of Digital Media for Storytimes and other Library Programming and How to Use ItExperienced advice and guidance on planning and executing digital storytime and other programs as well as how to best identify digital resources.11/9/20172:00PM EST
All I Really Need to Know I Learned from ABC BooksLiteracy activities that can be shared with parents or caregivers who are interested in ways to enhance their own child’s exposure to books.11/14/201710:30AM EST
Personal Journaling as a Tool for Professional DevelopmentEmpower experienced and new journal keepers alike with the tools they’ll need to tap into journaling’s potential for professional development.11/16/20172:00PM EST
Jack of All Trades: Public Services Librarians in Small Library SystemsBe creative with how to manage their daily activities as well as their technology instruction, collection development process, and programming efforts.11/21/201710:30AM EST
Giving Thanks Every Day - Not Just at Thanksgiving!Get into the “Thanks and Giving” spirit with thoughts, tips and stories on how to be thankful everyday of your life!11/28/201710:30AM EST
Social Media for Small LibrariesLearn how to fit updates into your already busy schedule and to engage your community with thoughtful, timely posts.11/30/20172:00PM EST
Demystifying Genre: How To Help Every Type of ReaderEngage readers of any genre in meaningful and successful Readers Advisory conversations.12/5/201710:30AM EST
Best Teen Book Club ChoicesBest options in Young Adult literature for keeping teens engaged, interested, and talking up your book club to all of their friends.12/7/20172:00PM EST
Solving Your Delegating DilemmaLearn ways to establish clear expectations and opportunities for your employees to continuously learn and grow.12/12/201710:30AM EST
Board Books 101: From Selection to Programming Use and Everything In BetweenA robust round up of must have board books including under the radar items, choices for programs, and un-reviewed titles. 12/14/20172:00PM EST
Staying in Genre ShapeStay abreast of current trends in genre fiction12/19/201710:30AM EST
Steps to Becoming a More Inclusive and Diverse Library for Young Readers Increase access to diverse content and foster culturally competent learning environments.12/21/20172:00PM EST
Designing and Delivering Dynamic Learning Through Collaboration and Case StudiesDefine and identify key steps to be taken to foster results-driven training collaborations between library staff members and external consultants1/11/20182:00pm EST
Is Your Library Too Fragile?6 Key Factors in Making Your Organization 'Antifragile'1/16/201810:30am EST
Spotlight on Talent: Human Capital ManagementThe three elements of human capital management: talent acquisition, talent management and talent optimization impact your organization.1/18/20182:00pm EST
Say It Only Once! Learn three tactics to massively improve your manager/employee interactions so you can trust your employees to do what you ask the first time.1/23/201810:30am EST
Self-Care: Protecting Yourself (and Others) from BurnoutBy taking care of yourself, you take care of others. Help avoid burnout through knowledge and practical tips.1/25/20182:00pm EST
Grappling with Digital Copyright: Images, Videos and MusicHow to easily find the resources and evaluate others to make your course material more interactive.1/30/201810:30am EST