Upcoming Programs

TitleDescriptionDateTime
Job Fairs: Yes, You Can!The job fair process.5/25/20172:00 PM EST
Tools to Build Your Library's Political CapitalPolitical campaign and community organizing tactics to influence politicians and win elections.5/30/201710:30 AM EST
Future Telling: Technology Trends Now and BeyondA fast-paced introduction to what’s going on in technology and how they might affect you or your organization6/1/20172:00 PM EST
RA Rethink: Using Next Level Data to Improve MerchandisingHelp you increase your circulation numbers and create happier and more engaged patrons.6/6/20172:00 PM EST
Not Just for Kids: Book Displays for AdultsBook displays for adults engage customers, promote the flow of information, and highlight the library’s role as a space that is in-touch with its community. 6/8/20172:00 PM EST
Focus! How to Cut Down on Technology DistractionsDiscuss digital hacks and products to help focus your attention. We will also cover some non-digital ways to improve self-control and productivity.6/13/201710:30 AM EST
Supporting Teacher Collections, Class Visits and School Projects: Tips and Tricks for SuccessTips and tricks to make these in-demand and sometimes challenging services work.6/15/20172:00 PM EST
The Platinum Rule: Going Beyond the Golden Rule for Customer ServiceDistinguish between good and great service6/20/201710:30 AM EST
A User’s Guide to Lifelong LearningLearn methods to help combat procrastination, how to use diffuse and focused learning strategies and how technology is rapidly changing the learning landscape. 6/22/20172:00 PM EST
Building Great Programs for Seniors What subjects are of particular interest to today’s senior citizens and why6/27/201710:30 AM EST
Increasing Creativity in the Workplace Learn some of the most effective practices that help an organization to nurture and support creativity.6/29/20172:00 PM EST
Making Training Stick!Give you the tools, questions and a better overall approach to help your employees more effectively and thoroughly apply what they learned in a training program. 7/6/20172:00 PM EST
Serving the UnderservedLearn to assess the need for outreach in their communities and develop an outreach plan7/11/201710:30 AM EST
An Overview of Open Access PublishingWhat open access is, why it matters, and how librarians can learn more about it.7/13/20172:00 PM EST
Best of the 2017 ALA ConferenceWe report back the Best of ALA and have plenty of resources and information for you to use in your work.7/18/201710:30 AM EST
Weeding 101: What to Keep What to Toss and What to ReplaceMaintain the quality and relevance of your collection through ongoing evaluation including use of the CREW method7/20/20172:00 PM EST
4 Ways to Maintain Calm and Make Decisions Under PressureYou can learn how to maintain your calm in the middle of any chaos and how to make sound decisions under pressure.7/25/201710:30 AM EST
What to Do When Emotions Disrupt at WorkUnderstanding what's going on when upsetting emotional displays occur, and then applying some practical emotional intelligence skills to deal with both the unhelpful emotions we experience personally and those we observe others experiencing.7/27/20172:00 PM EST
Geeky Programs at the LibraryThis fast-paced webinar will share tips, tricks, resources and ideas to make your library “geekier” and fun.8/1/201710:30 AM
Assess and Improve Information Literacy InstructionCommon practices and emerging assessments in the world of information literacy instruction, both for online and classroom use. 8/3/20172:00 PM
Does the Word Copyright Make You Want to Cringe? Help is Here!Simple things you can do to ensure your electronic course content (images, documents, etc.) keeps you in the clear with Copyright Laws.8/8/201710:30 AM
Best Series for Teen Anime ClubsChoose exciting and engaging anime series to screen, as well as fun and easy activities for teen participants.8/10/20172:00 PM
The Do's and Don'ts of Working with Challenging PatronsResolve conflicts with the formula of LASTS, as it applies to the different categories of patrons: Look, Attitude, Speak, Take Responsibility, Serve8/15/201710:30 AM
Taking the Fear Out of How-To FestsEasy, low-cost how-to fest ideas for adults from age 20 and beyond.8/17/20172:00 PM
It All Counts: Incorporating Passive Programming into Library Book DisplaysEngage library patrons, promote partnerships with other organizations and creates a culture of connectivity within the library.8/22/201710:30 AM
Booktalking: Harnessing the Power of Sharing Books with PatronsThe secret behind delivering great book talks8/24/20172:00 PM
Awareness of Human Trafficking in LibrariesLearn what to do, who to call, and how to help8/29/201710:30 AM
Online Privacy: How to Protect Yourself and Your PatronsHow your information can be tracked online, and the things that you can do to limit the tracking and ensure your privacy.8/31/20172:00 PM